Rodney Earl Clarke-baritone with Christopher Gould-piano. The Golden Age of Broadway Musicals/International Concert Series
Saturday, 7 March 2015 from 19:30 to 20:30 (GMT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Rodney Earl Clarke - baritone
Christopher Gould - piano
The Golden Age of Broadway Musicals
Breathtaking spectacular featuring some of the world’s greatest musical theatre hits from Broadway, including If I Loved You, Some Enchanted Evening, Maria, Ol’ Man River and more
Take a journey back through time with Rodney Earl Clarke and experience the bright lights of Broadway with music which has made an impact on us until this very day.
Hailed by Gramophone as a “singer to be watched”, Rodney Earl Clarke is recognised for his versatility ranging from Mozart to Max Richter.He appeared in Jude Kelly’s award-winning production of Bernstein's On the Town, featured in Kenneth Branagh's epic film version of Mozart's The Magic Flute, performed in Sondheim’s 80th Birthday Celebration Prom, featured in the series Hidden Talent on Channel 4, appeared with the John Wilson Orchestra in the BBC Prom The Broadway Sound, debuted with the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra performing the role of Jake in Gershwin’s Porgy & Bess under the baton of Sir Simon Rattle and recently appeared as Crown in Porgy & Bess under the direction of John Doyle with the Royal Danish Opera in Copenhagen.
Rodney's rendition of Ole man River was described as having ''elegant restraint'' Telegraph -The Broadway Sound/John Wilson Orchestra, BBC Proms
''There was fine work from Rodney Earl Clarke, who projected Ol' Man River with real passion'' Guardian - The Broadway Sound/John Wilson Orchestra
This recital lasts approximately one hour and will be performed without an intermission.