Ashley Riches, baritone
Emma Abbate, piano
Roger Quilter: Four Shakespeare Songs op. 30
John Joubert: from That Time of Year, op. 172
Madeleine Dring: From Seven Shakespeare Songs
Edward Elgar: Piano Improvisations no. 1 and no. 4
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco: from Shakespeare Sonnets op. 125
Roxanna Panufnik: Mine eye (Sonnet 24)
Sweet Love Remember’d (Sonnet 29)
Gerald Finzi : Let us garlands bring op. 18
Ashley Riches was a member of the Jette Parker Young Artists programme at the Royal Opera House from 2012-4. He now has a busy schedule of song recitals and opera work including his debut as Schaunard in La Bohème with English National Opera.
Neapolitan pianist, Emma Abbate, specializes in chamber music and voice, working with some of the finest singers and instrumentalists of her generation. Now based in London, she is a professor at the Guildhall School of Music.
SJE Arts International Piano Series 2016
Season tickets available for all 11 concerts in the Series at nearly 50% discount: £160/£130/£100/£80