Recital of Opera and Neopolitan Song by international tenor Jon Grave

Recital of Opera and Neopolitan Song by international tenor Jon Grave

Saturday, September 28, 2013 - 19:00

Jon Grave, International Opera Tenor, runner up of ClassicFm Live and Uploaded, Artistic Director of West Sussex Opera returns to his home town of Whickham to entertain at St Mary the Virgin's Harvest Celebration. The concert is to raise funds for the St Mary the Virgin concert piano that is used by local amateur groups and Jonathan Bloxham's Busch Ensemble Northern Chords Festival that is hosted by the church each year.

The recital includes popular Italian operatic arias including Nessun Dorma and Che gelida manina by Puccini and Donizetti's Una furtiva lagrima; popular neapolitan songs such as Funiculi, funicula, Santa Lucia and O Sol Mio and a springling of more recent popular songs.

Composition Not Known
Giacomo Puccini (1858-1924)
Composition Not Known
Gaetano Donizetti (1797-1848)

Location

St Mary the Virgin Parish Church
Church Chare
Whickham NE16 4SJ
United Kingdom
Event Information Box
Price: 
£7; children £1; includes wine and harvest refreshments Available from 0191 4881553 Mon - Fri 9am -12am.
Venue URI: 
http://www.stmaryswhickham.org.uk
Ranking: 
939
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