Planet Hugill

Blog URL:http://hugill.blogspot.com/
Blog Tags:Classical Music, Performance, Contemporary Music, Composer, CD reviews, London, Writing Music
Country:United Kingdom
Location:London

Classical Music Blog from London based singer and classical music composer, Robert Hugill; News, Views and opera reviews, CD reviews musings on contemporary music and writing new music.



Latest Blog Posts



Waterperry GardensWaterperry Opera Festival is a new venture,  presenting opera and more in and around Waterperry Gardens from 17 to 19 August 2018 with Rebecca Meltzer and Guy Withers as festival directors and Bertie Baigent as musical director...

Richard Strauss: Ariadne auf Naxos - Laura Zigmantaite, Elizabeth Cragg, Lucy HallOpera Holland Park (Photo Robert Workman) Richard Strauss Ariadne auf Naxos; Mardi Byers, Kor-Jan Dusseljee, Julia Sporsen, Jennifer France, dir: Anthony McDonald, City...

Paul McCreesh and Gabrieli are celebrating An English Coronation on Monday 23 July 2018 at Ely Cathedral, when they will be performing music from four 20th century coronations, that of Edward VII (1902), George V (1911), George VI (1936), and Elizabe...

Donizetti: L'Ange de Nisida - David Junghoon Kim, Joyce El-Khoury - Opera Rara & Royal Opera (c) ROH and Opera Rara. Photo by Russell Duncan Donizetti L'ange de Nisida; Joyce El-Khoury, David Junghoon Kim, Vito Priante, Lauren Naouri, Sir Mark...

Michael Berkeley (Photo BBC)The composer and broadcaster Michael Berkeley is 70 this year, and there is a celebratory birthday concert at the Wigmore Hall on 20 July 2018, when members of the Britten Sinfonia will be joined by oboist Nicholas Daniel...

St Marylebone Festival

on Jul 18, 2018

Lord Byron, one of the local connections celebrated in the St Marylebone FestivalCelebrating both the community and the rich heritage of the area, the St Marylebone Festival runs from 21 to 27 July 2018. Based around St Marylebone Church, the festiva...

Amelia Lost is a new on-woman opera by Larry Dellinger which receives its UK premiere on 23 August 2018 as part of the Opera in the City Festival. Amelia Lost is performed by British-American soprano Kathryn Frady with Laurie Brien (piano). Intriguin...