SOUNDS IN THE PARK
Bringing the Garden Theatre stage bursting into life this Summer 2021 - The Reader presents Sounds in the Park a series of open-air concerts in collaboration with Early Music as Education.
The very special series of events will feature live classical music performances including a comic opera and 17th & 18th-century chamber music selected in response to texts from The Reader Bookshelf.
Sunday 20 June, 3pm & Thursday 24 June, 7pm
The Epic of Gilgamesh – Emanuele Rincón d’Astorga, Stabat Mater
Julia Smith, Luke Freeney, Robin Datta, Armand Rabot, Early Music Youth Orchestra, Alberto Sanna.
Sunday 1 August, 3pm
William Wordsworth’s The Prelude - The Wondering Fiddlers
Marino Capulli, Elizabeth Elliott, Donatella Paiano, Alberto Sanna
Thursday 5 August, 7pm & Friday 6 August, 7pm
A comic opera: Giovanni Battista Pergolesi, La serva padrona (The Maid as Mistress)
Angelina Dorlin-Barlow, Armand Rabot, Early Music Youth Orchestra, Alberto Sanna. Directed by Harriet Feeny and Françoise Lecomte.