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Bliss Song Series: Jennifer Johnston: mezzo-soprano Joseph Middleton: piano
Thu 3 November 2016, 20:00 – 22:00 GMT
Jennifer Johnston is one of Cambridge University's most successful recent graduates. Following a degree in Law, Jennifer studied at the Royal College of Music and was named by both BBC Music Magazine and the Observer as "a rising star", and the Financial Times as the "Face to Watch in Opera". A former BBC New Generation Artist, she is a regular guest at the world's most prestigious music centres. Her recent engagements include appearances at the Teatro alla Scala, Salzburg Festival, Bayerische Staatsoper, Festival d'Aix en Provence, Opera de Lille, Beijing Festival, Scottish Opera and Opera North. She performs with the greatest orchestras and conductors, including the Berlin Philharmonic, London Symphony Orchestra, Leipzig Gewandhausorchester, Wiener Symphoniker Orchestra, Dallas Symphony, Cleveland Orchestra and Hong Kong Philharmonic. She has an extensive discography and made her Wigmore Hall debut live on Radio 3 with Joseph Middleton, who will accompany her tonight.