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Ashford Fringe Festival - ChoirFest!
Sun 28 May 2017, 13:00 – 16:00 BST
Ashford Fringe Festival is hosting a wonderful afternoon of Opera theatre and Sacred songs at one of the most exciting music venues in Ashford, Revelation St. Mary's. The event will take place on Sunday the 28th of May. Tickets are only £3.00 and all proceeds will be donated to Ashford Arts Centre.
Bass/Baritone - Steven East brings a simply mesmerising performance, but don't take our word for it, here's what the music critics have written about his incredible talent:
'Steven East, as a wickedly authoritative Don Alfonso is particularly impressive' The Daily Express (Cosí Fan Tutte for King's Head Theatre, 2016)
'This crepuscular voice, resonating with a commanding power, added another dimension to the experience' -Gscene magazine (Capellio in I Capuleti e i Montecchi for Opera Undone, 2014
Soprano - Pearlmira Vincent
Graduate of the Utrecht Conservatory where she studied Classical Music. Pearlmira completed both the Bachelor of Music and the Master of Music Program with honors. She studied under the tutorship of Dutch soprano Charlotte Margiono.
Alto - Rhonda Merrick
Established Singer/Songwriter with her songs regularly broadcast on regional and independent radio stations across the globe. Rhonda Merrick studied for 4 years with tutor Mary MacKenzie under the highly competitive Performance Voice program at San Diego State University before moving to England to earn a Bachelor's degree from the Open University and study music at the post-graduate level at Christ Canterbury University. She performed with the SDSU Opera Theatre Company and the San Diego Master Chorale. She has gone on to write the television series 'The Brilliant Book' which was broadcast on the Community Channel in 2014. Merrick wrote and composed all the music for the series with partner and multi-instrumentalist Ritchie Swann.
The event will feature special guest musicians. Watch this space for details. This will be an afternoon not to be missed.