Recently-signed soprano Keri Fuge will feature twice at the 2012 London Handel Festival. Winner of the Michael Olive Prize at last year’s London Handel Competition, Keri gives a lunchtime recital of works by Handel and Purcell at St George’s Hanover Square at 1.00 pm on Wednesday March 28 and sings Handel’s cantata Armida Abandonata HWV105 on April 11. More event details at http://www.bachtrack.com/find-events/who/performer=21766-keri-fuge

Keri will cover Barbarina Le Nozze de Figaro and Chocholka The Cunning Little Vixen  for Glyndebourne Festival Opera this summer. Listen  to Let the bright Seraphim at http://soundcloud.com/caroline-phillips-mgt/keri-fuge-sings-handel-let-the.

Robert Howarth conducts and Samuel Boden sings in The Fairy Queen  at Theater St Gallen from Saturday March 10. http://www.theatersg.ch/spielplan/fairy-queen. The production incorporates excerpts from A Midsummer Night’s Dream (in German)