Tickets on Sale for Sarah Connolly Holywell Concert

  • Sarah Connolly
4 January, 2017

Tickets are now on sale for the much-anticipated concert by our Visiting Musician Sarah Connolly at the Holywell Music Room on Monday 6th March.

World-renowned mezzo-soprano Sarah Connolly is Oriel's Visiting Musician for the 2016-17 academic year. She has already held one booked-out 'Masterclass' for students in College, and on 6th March she will perform a special concert at the Holywell Music Room in Oxford. 

The concert begins at 7pm, and the programme will be confirmed shortly. You can buy tickets online via Tickets Oxford, and prices are as below:

Full Price: £15.00
Over 60s: £10.00
Current Oriel Student: Free (with ID)
Student (Full Time + ID): £5.00
Benefit: £5.00
Disability: £5.00
Companion to Disability Patron: £0.00

About Sarah Connolly

Awarded a CBE in the 2010 New Year’s Honours and the Royal Philharmonic Society’s 2012 Singer Award, Sarah Connolly is much in demand for the lyric mezzo-soprano repertoire. 

She has sung at the Lucerne, Salzburg, Tanglewood and Three Choirs Festivals and BBC Proms where, in 2009, she was a memorable guest soloist at The Last Night. Opera engagements have taken her around the world from the Metropolitan Opera to Covent Garden and La Scala; to the Munich and Vienna State Operas and the Bayreuth and Aix-en-Provence Festivals.

Highlights in her 2016/17 season include Geschwitz Lulu (ENO) and Gertrude in the world premiere of Brett Dean's Hamlet (Glyndebourne).  Concerts include The Dream of Gerontius (Berliner Staatskapelle/Barenboim); Fricka Das Rheingold (Boston Symphony Orchestra/Nelsons); Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis (Hamburg Symphoniker/Tate) and Das Lied von der Erde (Chicago Symphony Orchestra/Haitink).  She opens the Wigmore Hall’s 2016/17 season with Malcolm Martineau and she will also give recitals in Madrid and Amsterdam with Julius Drake; in Schwarzenberg with Graham Johnson and in Atlanta, San Francisco and New York with Joseph Middleton.