18 Singers' Masterclass: Mhairi Lawson

, Start Time: 15:00, End Time: 17:00 Peedie Kirk Hall Palace Road, KIRKWALL KW15 1PA

 

Mhairi Lawson Soprano

David Knotts Piano

Acclaimed soprano Mhairi Lawson takes student singers through a masterclass dealing with technique, interpretation and performance.

As a soloist Mhairi has sung in theatres and concert halls worldwide with such companies as English National Opera, Les Arts Florissants, The Gabrieli Consort, The Academy of Ancient Music and The Scottish Chamber Orchestra, and with conductors including William Christie, Sir Charles Mackerras, Paul McCreesh and Sir John Eliot Gardiner. She enjoys working in repertoire ranging from traditional folksong to Gilbert and Sullivan Opera and contemporary commissions, and has made many commercial recordings, recently Haydn’s ‘Creation’ with the Choir of New College, Oxford and ‘Venice by Night’ with the Gramophone Award winning virtuoso baroque ensemble La Serenissima.

Tickets £12 Concessions £7

Duration 2 hours

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Peedie Kirk Hall

Palace Road KW15 1PA

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