Morley Opera Podcast
Episode 5: Opera Arias
Welcome to the Opera Podcast. Our Head of Opera, Michalis Angelakis, is interviewing student Fabian Tindale Geere about his experience of studying at Morley and his preparation for the recent Morley Opera School concert of Mozart arias.
In this episode, Head of Opera Michalis Angelakis interviews stage director Gidon Saks about his work with the MOS students in the summer term of 2022. This is followed by a live recording of the students’ lunchtime concert of opera arias on 7 June, accompanied by Michalis Angelakis
Fabian Geere – ‘Sorge Infausta una Procella’ from Orlando (Handel)
Aleksandra Wisniewska – ‘Che fiero momento’ from Orfeo ed Eurydice (Gluck)
Yixuan Qian – ‘Que fais-tu, blanche tourterelle’ from Romeo et Juliette (Gounod)
Sara Vergara – Muro ‘Caro nome’ from Rigoletto (Verdi)
Paul Blundell – ‘Oh! ne t’éveille pas’ from Jocelyn (Godard)
Sophia Sakellaridis – ‘Robert, toi que j’aime’ from Robert Le Diable (Meyerbeer)
Emanuel Castelo – ‘Kogda bi zhizn’ from Eugene Onegin (Tchaikovsky)
Mahtab Ghamsari – ‘Mein Herr Marquis’ from Die Fledermaus (Strauss)
Donya Rafati – ‘Faites lui mes aveux’ from Faust (Gounod)
Kezia Robson – ‘Quel guardo il cavaliere’ from Don Pasquale (Donizetti)
Lizzie Ryder – ‘Eccomi, in lieta vesta’ from I Capuleti e I Montecchi (Bellini)
Full Company Champagne Song from Die Fledermaus Act 2 (Strauss)
The Morley Opera School is a long-established part-time opera course, which offers high quality vocal and performance training. The course runs for three consecutive terms over one academic year and provides the opportunity to experience how a professional opera company works.
The course is led by the Head of Opera at Morley College, Michalis Angelakis, and the Senior Vocal Coach, Nicholas Bosworth.
For more information about opera training at Morley College and upcoming shows, visit the Morley College London website.