Britten Archive

  • Concert Review: Britten’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream – New Opera Singapore, 16 Aug 2019

    Britten’s A Midsummer Night’s DreamNew Opera Singapore Artistic & Stage Director: Jeong Ae ReeAssistant Artistic & Stage Director: Jeremy Chiew Cast Oberon Glenn Wong (Countertenor)Tytania Victoria Songwei Li (Soprano)Puck Dwayne LauCobweb Melissa Wei-en Hecker (Soprano)Mustardseed Yssela Erquiaga (Mezzo-soprano)Moth Jasmine Grace Towndrow (Soprano)Peaseblossom Lara Tan (Soprano) […]

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  • CONCERT REVIEW: New Opera Singapore presents Benjamin Britten – The Turn of the Screw, 2 Aug 2015

    New Opera Singapore presents Benjamin Britten’s The Turn of the Screw The Governess – Teng Xiang Ting Mrs Grose – Rebecca Li Miss Jessel – Yujim Kim Flora – Moira Loh Miles – Ashley Chua Peter Quint – David Charles Tay Prologue – Shaun Lee […]

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  • Concert review: Braddell Heights Symphony Orchestra: Great Britten

    Braddell Heights Symphony Orchestra: Great Britten Holst           St Paul’s Suite Op. 29, No. 2 Britten       Serenade for Tenor, Horn & Strings, Op. 31 Elgar           Cockaigne Overture (In London Town), Op. 40^ Britten       Young […]

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  • SSO Concert "Young Person’s Guide" 30 Jul 2010

    This is not my first encounter with violinist Jennifer Koh – the Inkpot Sibelius Nutcase (a.n.k.a.* me) reviewed her BIS recording of the Uuno Klami Violin Concerto back in 1998,  right here at The Flying Inkpot. *all now know as. Back then, Miss Koh, who […]

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  • Good'ol Gustav's Birthday.

    150 years after his birth (7 July 1860), and 100 years after his death (1911), it’s become a bit boring to quote the man himself when he said that his time would come, or, with much more flavour in its original German ‘Meine Zeit wird […]

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