Sir John Tomlinson talks to Barry Millington

15 May 15:00

Acclaimed as one of the world’s leading bass baritones, Sir John Tomlinson has dominated the international opera scene for several decades, appearing at the Bayreuth Festival every year from 1988 to 2006.

In this special Newbury Spring Festival event, Sir John talks to renowned music critic Barry Millington about his extraordinary career, the roles he has sung, the world of opera and the new work, Kokoschka’s Doll, written for him by John Casken, which is being performed on Wednesday 16 May in the Corn Exchange, Newbury.

Venue: Shaw House
Tuesday 15 May 2018   | £15 (talk only) £20 (talk followed by tea and cake)  |  3pm (ends approx. 4.30pm)

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