Tickets are now on sale for “Simon Keenlyside and Friends” at the Wigmore Hall on 26 January. The programme consists of songs by Gershwin, Weill, Kern and more…..
Simon’s Schubert recital on 31 January at the Wigmore is currently sold out – returns may be available nearer the date.
Simon has withdrawn from all three performances of Un Ballo in Maschera at the Vienna State Opera in January. George Petean will replace him.
Photo: Rikimaru Hotta
The Japanese magazine Ongaku no tomo (Friend of Music) has published a review of the ROH tour in Japan. An English translation of the section relating to Simon can be found on the Macbeth performance page. Our thanks to the translator!
English translations of the two Japanese reviews of the ROH Macbeth in Tokyo have now been added. Many thanks to the translator!
Two Japanese newspapers have reviewed the ROH Macbeth in Tokyo. The reviews are in Japanese – we hope to have a translation of some of the relevant passages in due course. Thanks to our Japanese friends for the links!
One of our Japanese friends has kindly allowed us to print her personal impressions of the ROH Macbeth on tour in Japan. Our thanks to the author!
So far no “official reviews” have been found in the newspapers.
Two lovely photos from today’s signing event at Tower Records in Tokyo. Thanks to the photographer!
Two more photos from Tokyo, posted on Facebook by Teodor Ilincai
Another great photo of Simon in Tokyo with some of his colleagues has been tweeted by Anush Hovhannisyan (@AnushH_soprano)
Another lovely photo of Simon in Tokyo with some of his colleagues has been published on Twitter by Neil Gillespie of the Royal Opera House Chorus (@neilgillespie11)