Beautifully demonstrates the timelessness of Shakespeare's art and influence.
The evening flows with musical momentum, from sparkling wit, to haunting sadness. Weaving in and our of melodies and rhythms that surprise and enchant you from the first word to the last chord. A triumph.
Shakespeare is so familiar that we often hear him without paying proper attention, but the choice of pieces shows how unexpectedly inspiring he has been to later writers and musiciansÖ the programme beautifully demonstrates the timelessness of Shakespeare's art and influence.