News: May, 2011

TETE A TETE OPERA SEEDBED PROJECT

After commissioning and performing my mini-opera contact about 20 times at the Riverside Studios and around Hammersmith in their 2010 Opera Festival, Tête à Tête Opera have commissioned me to present a work-in-progress at the 2011 Festival as part of their Seedbed programme.

London Festival of Contemporary Church Music

Robert’s motet Jesu Dulcis Memoria (2000) will feature alongside music by James Macmillan, Cecilia McDowall and John McCabe in a Choral Eucharist service at St Pancras Church as part of the London Festival of Contemporary Church Music.

London Festival of Contemporary Church Music (7-15 May 2011)

Choral Eucharist at 10:00am Sunday 8 May

St Pancras Church Choir, directed by Christopher Batchelor

 St Pancras Church, Euston Road, NW1 2BA, London

www.lfccm.com

To Hell and Back South African premiere

The University of Cape Town String Ensemble perform the South African premiere of To Hell and Back (2000) for string ensemble in a concert at the Baxter Concert Hall in Cape Town, conducted by Alexander Fokkens. The concert is presented by the South African College of Music.

University of Cape Town String Ensemble

Baxter Concert Hall, Rondebosch, Cape Town, South Africa

Tuesday 3 May 2011 at 8.15pm

South African College of Music http://web.uct.ac.za/depts/sacm/