Songs of Nightly Fear and Fantasy

6 November 2014
  • 19:00
  • Tickets £10/£8 (concessions) on the door

Ruth Hopkins (Soprano) & Asako Ogawa (Piano)

 

Ruth Hopkins and Asako Ogawa present an evening of Lieder exploring dreams and nightmares of fantastical beings and the supernatural, featuring music by Wolf, Robert & Clara Schumann, Liszt, Schubert, Rebecca Clarke, Bridge and Britten.

 

The international award-winning pianist and harpsichordist Asako Ogawa, who also teaches at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, joins forces with soprano Ruth Hopkins, winner of the Ambache Competition. Ruth performs extensively as a soloist and with the K'antu Ensemble, recently winning an Emerging Excellence Award.


This duo are known for their verve and commitment to bringing unusual and challenging repertoire to the concert platform. This is a must see event in Hampstead's musical calendar.