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Lunchtime Concert: Maureen Brathwaite (soprano)

Lunchtime Concert: Maureen Brathwaite (soprano)
Date and time
20 Nov 2018 (1:05pm - 2:00pm)

The Bradshaw Hall, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire

Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, 200 Jennens Road, B4 7XR


£10 (£8) add lunch for £5

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Maureen Brathwaite soprano
Alec Hone piano

Mozart Idomeneo, Re di Creta Act 1, Padre! Germani! Addio! 
Mignon: Kennst du Das Land? Wo Die Zitronen blühn 
Hold Something Rich and Strange, Three songs from Shakespeare's "The Tempest"
Montsalvatge Cinco canciones negras /Five Negro songs
Rachmaninoff Vocalise Op.34 No.14
Previn Three Songs
Strauss Morgen Op.27 No.4

Maureen Brathwaite, a longstanding member of Royal Birmingham Conservatoire’s Vocal Department, was born in London to Barbadian parents. She studied at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama where she won the Capital Radio Anna Instone Memorial Award and the Ian Fleming Award which allowed her to continue her vocal studies in Florence.

Maureen is joined by Alec Hone who studied piano with Beryl Chempin and organ with David Saint, before going to the Royal College of Music to train as a repetiteur in their Opera School.