The Marble Hall at Holkham

Marble Hall Concerts

Enjoy chamber music and opera at its finest in the perfect setting of the Marble Hall at Holkham. In 2019, we are looking forward to welcoming the Doric String Quartet, Tara Erraught soprano and Sholto Kynoch piano , Yevgeny Sudbin piano and the Chiaroscuro String Quartet.

Why not complete your concert evening with a relaxing stay at The Victoria Inn in Holkham village, ideally situated close to the north gates entrance to Holkham Park. Take advantage of their special offer; stay two nights at The Victoria, one being the evening of the concert and the second night will be half price. Click here for further information.
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Tara Erraught, soprano and Sholto Kynoch, pianist

Friday 14th June 2019, 7pm

Tara Erraught mezzo soprano and Sholto Kynoch piano

Mahler: Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen (Songs of a Wayfarer)
Brahms: Zigeunerlieder (Gypsy Songs)
A selection of songs by Franz Schubert and Hugo Wolf

Tara Erraught was born in Dundalk and studied in Dublin at the Royal Irish Academy of Music with Veronica Dunne. She was a resident principal soloist between 2010 and 2018 at the Bayerische Staatsoper, Munich. Her roles there brought her to international attention with notable debuts at the Glyndebourne Festival in 2014 and at the Metropolitan Opera, New York in 2017. Her schedule for 2019 will take her to the Staatsoper Unter den Linden, Berlin where she will sing Donna Elvira with the Wiener Staatsoper on tour in Düsseldorf. She will appear in concerts in Savannah, Milwaukee and Indianapolis, at the Teatro Colón, Buenos Aires and at the Schubertiade in Schwarzenberg. She also gives a recital at the National Concert Hall, Dublin and will sing the title role in Rossini’s La Cenerentola alongside the Mexican tenor Javier Camarena at the Metropolitan Opera in New York City in the spring of 2020.

We welcome back to Holkham Sholto Kynoch, Founder and Director of the Oxford Lieder Festival, now one of the world’s most prestigious song festivals. He is also pianist in the Phoenix Piano Trio and is involved in a continuing project recording the complete songs by Hugo Wolf, which number almost three hundred. Sholto made his debut at Holkham’s Chamber Music series in April 2018 and will be back for two performances at the 2019 North Norfolk Music Festival in August.

” Tara Erraught, WNO has a natural Angelina. The Irish mezzo’s voice is warm as smouldering embers, tender throughout, with unfaltering coloratura. She’s down to earth but a dreamer, wise about the world but innocently hopeful.” The Times.

Tickets: £28 – Includes a glass of wine in the Saloon during the interval and an opportunity to view some of the other state rooms in the hall.

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