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Sir Mark Elder

Sir Mark Elder conducts Cambridge University Orchestra

Cambridge University Orchestra, the premier student orchestra in Cambridge, perform a stunning programme in King's College Chapel under guest conductor Sir Mark Elder. Book your tickets early to avoid disappointment.

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George Benjamin’s Written on Skin

Thu 19 October

West Road Concert Hall

Written on Skin, an opera by George Benjamin with a text by Martin Crimp drawn from a 13th-century Occitan legend, has been universally acclaimed since its première at the Aix-en-Provence Festival in 2012. Oliver Zeffman conducts the Melos Sinfonia and five outstanding young soloists in a new concert staging of this landmark work directed by Jack Furness.

Lauren Fagan Agnès
Ross Ramgobin The Protector
Patrick Terry The Boy/Angel 1
Bethan Langford Marie/Angel 2
Nick Pritchard John/Angel 3

Melos Sinfonia
Oliver Zeffman conductor
Jack Furness director

In addition to this performance at West Road Concert Hall, the production will tour to LSO St Luke's in London and to the Mariinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg.

Photo © Matthew Lloyd

Cost: General £30, Concessions £8

Ages: 16+

Enquiries and booking

Booking is recommended for this event.

Enquiries: ADC Ticketing Website Telephone: 01223 300085

Timing

All times

Thu 19 October 7:30PM - 9:30PM

Venue

Address: West Road Concert Hall
11 West Road
Cambridge
Cambridgeshire
CB3 9DP
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Email: westroad@mus.cam.ac.uk
Telephone: +44 (0)1223 335184
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