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On Wenlock Edge: songs for tenor, strings & piano

London English Song Festival 2015

Venue: St George's Church, Hanover Square, W1S 1FX

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Performers

Nicky Spence
tenor
William Vann
piano
Sara Roberts
viola
Benyounes Quartet

Hailed by the Daily Telegraph as possessing ‘a voice of real distinction’, Nicky Spence is one of the finest tenors of his generation. He performs tonight with the multiple award-winning Benyounes Quartet and the LESF’s Artistic Director William Vann.

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£15; Concessions (students & children): £5
All seating unreserved.

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