Robert Howarth conducts Poppea

September 30, 2014

Robert Howarth, conductorConductor Robert Howarth will replace Richard Egarr for the Academy of Ancient Music’s production of L’incoronazione di Poppea at The Barbican, London on October 4. Directing Alexander Oliver’s semi-Staging, Howarth will be joined by a stellar cast including Lynne Dawson (Poppea), Sarah Connolly (Nerone), Marina de Liso (Ottavia), Iestyn Davies (Ottone) and Matthew Rose (Seneca).[More …]

Tenor Bradley Smith joins CPM

September 8, 2014

Bradley Smith, tenor

We are delighted to welcome tenor Bradley Smith to CPM. A former Choral Scholar at St John’s College Cambridgee, where he read music, Bradley is finishing his studies on the Opera Course at the Royal Academy of Music. Student roles to date have included  Le Prince Charmant Cendrillon and Male Chorus The Rape of Lucretia. Bradley will sing Tom Rakewell in The Rakes Progress at the RAM in spring 2015.