Counterpoise Present Kokoschka’s Doll Featuring Sir John Tomlinson

27/06/2017

Counterpoise is an ensemble of some of the most sought-after instrumentalists in the UK, founded with the aim of crossing genres, exploring the relationship between music, text and visuals, and seeking to develop aspects of narrative and other extra-musical influences.

Fenella Humphreys violin
Deborah Calland trumpet
Kyle Horch saxophone/clarinet
Iain Farrington piano

Our latest project, Kokoschka’s Doll, featuring Sir John Tomlinson, Rozanna Madylus and Counterpoise, will be performed at a number of venues in 2017 and 2018 (click here for details). Read more

IN MEMORIAM ROGER JONES (1942-2017)

12/03/2017

ROGER JONES (1942-2017)

Roland Jones, Roger’s brother, has forwarded the sad news that Roger – a former UK editor of Seen and Heard International – died in February whilst on holiday in Botswana. Read more

Opera Integra Bring Die Fledermaus to Notting Hill in March

09/03/2017

Opera Integra’s Die Fledermaus

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Opera Integra present a new production of Die Fledermaus by Fiona Williams, choreographed by former Lead Principal ballerina at English National Ballet, Elena Glurdjidze, accompanied by Opera Integra’s chamber orchestra and conducted by Sonia Ben-Santamaria.

24 & 25 MARCH, 2017 at 7.30pm 

VENUE: St John’s Notting Hill, Lansdowne Crescent, W11 2NN Read more

Alfie Boe and Katherine Jenkins to Star in Carousel at the London Coliseum

25/11/2016

ALFIE BOE AND KATHERINE JENKINS IN RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN’S CAROUSEL 

TICKETS GO ON PUBLIC SALE FOR THIS FIVE WEEK LIMITED RUN AT 9AM ON 30 NOVEMBER 2016 WITH OVER 100 TICKETS AT £12 FOR EACH PERFORMANCE

Alfie Boe and Katherine Jenkins will star for the first time together in the West End as Billy Bigelow and Julie Jordan in Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Carousel, the third production in the partnership between English National Opera (ENO) and the GradeLinnit Company.    Read more

EDITORIAL VACANCY AT SEEN AND HEARD INTERNATIONAL

01/11/2016

Editorial Vacancy

A vacancy will soon occur for the post of UK Editor (Scotland, Wales, the English provinces, opera and ballet) following the impending retirement of Roger Jones. Editorial skills and some knowledge of classical music would be advantageous for the post, but good English and punctuation are particularly important. The Editor will work as part of a team of editors and will receive submissions from reviewers from all round the UK which need to be checked and put into a publishable form before being sent off to the webmasters. Please note that the Editor is not obliged to be based in the UK, though knowledge of the UK would be a prerequisite.

If you would like to know more please email sandhadmin@btinternet.com in the first instance for an informal exploratory discussion. Also please use this email address of any other queries about Seen and Heard International.

NEW! Opera North’s Sold-Out Ring Performances are Streamed Live at the Royal Festival Hall

29/06/2016

A RING FOR EVERYONE

downloadOPERA NORTH’S PERFORMANCES AT THE ROYAL FESTIVAL HALL ARE STREAMED LIVE IN THE CLORE BALLROOM

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NEW! Watch English National Ballet Emerging Dancer LIVE on 17 May 2016

13/05/2016

enb-logo-560English National Ballet Emerging Dancer LIVE
London Palladium
Tuesday 17 May 2016
Performance at 7.30pm
Tickets: £10 – £25
Box office: 0844 412 4655 or
www.ballet.org.uk/emergingdancer 

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NEW! Ballet Gala in Memory of Maya Plisetskaya at the London Coliseum on Sunday 6 March

10/02/2016

‘Ave Maya’ Ballet Gala in memory of Maya Plisetskaya – London Coliseum Sunday 6 March 2016 7.00pm

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Maya Plisetskaya

Ensemble Productions announces that London will pay a tribute to the legendary prima ballerina, Maya Plisetskaya, one of the foremost 20th-century ballerinas, on Sunday March 6, 2016 in an ‘Ave Maya’ Gala at London Coliseum to celebrate the life and work of this extraordinary dancer, who died in May 2015.

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