12th May 2020
We regret that this and all our other 2020 Festival Events and Festival Warm-up events have now been cancelled due to Covid 19.
However, we currently hope that our 2020 Autumn Events will go ahead as scheduled.
Our 2021 Season Programming is now underway and we expect to reschedule a number of our cancelled 2020 events for 2021. Please watch this space!
A system is being set up for making ticket refunds and we hope to begin processing refunds in the next few days. All refunds will be made via PayPal to the credit card used to make purchases or to your PayPal Account as applicable.
Tamara Ravenhill studied violin from childhood in her native Ukraine. She began vocal studies with Lyudmila Tretiak in Kyiv, then Dodi Protero in New York and later with Enid Hartle and Robert Presley in London. She currently studies with Paula Anglin. Opera roles include: Rosalinda (Die Fledermaus); Mimi (La Bohème); Countess (The Marriage of Figaro); Alice Ford (Falstaff); Guilietta (The Tales of Hoffmann); Tatiana (Eugene Onegin, scenes); Donna Elvira (Don Giovanni); Fiordiligi (Così fan tutti); Elettra (Idomeneo); Vitelia (La Clemenza di Tito). Tamara sang the title role of Suor Angelica in Zezere Arts Festival, Portugal. Her oratorio and concert highlights include Verdi’s Requiem and an orchestral version of Wagner’s Wesendonk Lieder.
Martin Sharpe studied piano at the Royal College of Music as a Junior Exhibitioner where his teacher was John Barstow. Whilst there he made a broadcast for BBC radio performing works by Beethoven and Debussy.
Martin went on to pursue a career outside music, working in Whitehall; but he has continued to perform regularly at local concerts as a soloist, accompanist and duettist. He is currently chairman of Bromley Music Makers where he enjoys providing performance opportunities in London and elsewhere for the club’s student members from national music colleges.