St Bride's: Music - Emma Peaurt - soprano & Lindy Tennent-Brown - piano

St Bride's: Music - Lunchtime Recitals

Emma Peaurt - soprano & Lindy Tennent-Brown - piano

Friday, 16 January at 1:15pm - FREE ADMITTANCE - Retiring Collection

Emma Peaurt - soprano & Lindy Tennent-Brown - pianoEmma Peaurt - soprano & Lindy Tennent-Brown - piano

      From Ich will dir mein Herze

      8 Gedichte aus 'Letzte Blätter', Op.10  

          Die Nacht
          Die Georgine
          Die Verschwiegenen
          Die Zeitlose

      From La bohème
          Quando men vo        

Emma Peaurt was born in Darlington and grew up in North Wales, she now lives in London.  After reading music at Durham University she completed postgraduate studies at the Royal Northern College of Music and now studies with Paula Anglin.
Emma has appeared with Opera North at the Leeds Fuse Festival; the Hallé Choir at the Bridgewater Hall and the RNCM Baroque Ensemble; RNCM String Ensemble and RNCM Wind Orchestra.

Operatic roles include Tonina (Prima la musica e poi le parole) for Opera Project, Woglinde (Das Rheingold & Götterdämmerung), Woodbird (Siegfried) and Shepherd Boy (Tosca) for Fulham Opera; Musetta (La Boheme) for Opera at Bearwood; Susanna (Le Nozze di Figaro) for Windsor & Eton Operatic Society and also for RNCM/Richmondshire Concert Series; Barbarina (Le Nozze di Figaro) - St John's Opera Company; Plaintiff in Trial by Jury for Windsor & Eton Operatic Society and Josephine (HMS Pinafore) for St Helens Gilbert & Sullivan Society.  

In demand as an oratorio soloist, including Tippett's 5 Negro Spirituals from A child of our Time at the Bridgewater Hall for the Hallé Choir and a semi-staged Samson in Epsom; Emma also gives recitals as part of the Oran Duo including at St James's Piccadilly, London; Durham University and Blackburn Cathedral.

Lindy Tennent-Brown studied with Margaret Fingerhut at the Royal Northern College of Music, and held fellowships there and at the Royal College of Music. She made her début at Wigmore Hall in 2004 partnering Ann Murray, DBE and has since performed throughout Europe, the Americas and Australasia. Lindy has worked as music staff for, among others, English National Opera, Aldeburgh Productions, Glyndebourne Productions and Scottish Opera, and several West End musicals. She has worked extensively on the development of new opera for the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and, in 2014, co-founded Blind Tiger Productions, a company dedicated to creating and producing new opera and music theatre.