‘I can’t sing, I can only sing through you. My task is to offer you something that will allow you to make a connection and take the texts out into the world’.
Jonathan Dove shares some insights with into the composition process of the new duet cycle ‘Man, Woman, Child’ which Samling Institute has commissioned from him.
With triumphs in this year's dramatic BBC Cardiff Singer of the World, the first collaborative pianist on the Radio 3 New Generation Artists programme, new recordings and films, and full cast announcements from the Royal Opera House, there's a lot of exciting news from Samling Artists this month.
Despite the challenges of school closures and lockdown, our Samling Futures workshops for secondary school students across the North East went ahead online, with help from Samling Artists Louise Alder, Nicky Spence and Milan Siljanov, five Academy Singers and actor James Garnon.