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Shakespeare Lives - Far East Report

Visiting the great cities of Hong Kong, Shanghai, Wuhan and Beijing, we set out on our second tour of mainland China, alongside British singers Mary Bevan and Tim Mead in celebration of Shakespeare in this the 400th anniversary of the Bard’s death. “…[what] made this concert a phenomenon was the marvelous programming; every piece in the first and second half were strung together as a whole work...

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Tue 17th Jan 2017

Visiting the great cities of Hong Kong, Shanghai, Wuhan and Beijing, we set out on our second tour of...

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Fri 9th Dec 2016

To mark the 400th anniversary of the death of England’s greatest playwright, The English Concert,...

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Tue 6th Dec 2016

The bean-counters have been hard at work over the weekend, with an abacus under each arm, and the results...

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Wed 23rd Nov 2016

This year we are seeking to raise £25,000 to bring our latest collaboration with Tom Morris and the...

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Wed 2nd Nov 2016

Greed, jealousy, betrayal and revenge; Handel's psychological thriller Tamerlano has the lot. Touching...

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Wed 14th Sep 2016

Over the last few months we've been busy working behind the scenes on our new site. We wanted a design...

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Wed 1st Jun 2016

Welcome to the 2016-17 season with The English Concert. A season that will take us all over the globe,...

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Fri 1st Apr 2016

"An utterly heavenly Orlando. When these five wonderful voices combined for the final chorus, I thought...

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