Rosemary’s setting of a cycle of eight songs (words by William Wray) received its first public performance in Lincoln Cathedral on August 27th 2014. The performers were Rachel Knowles (soprano) and Heather Benson (piano). The occasion was the Candle-Lit Finale of the Lincoln Labyrinth Festival, a three-week celebration of ‘The Journey of Life’ centred on a labyrinth pattern created on the floor of […]
A new production of Rosemary’s ballad opera The Quest of the Holy Grail was performed in Lincoln Cathedral in August 2014, as part of the Lincoln Labyrinth Festival. The production was mounted by Lincoln County Amateur Operatic and Dramatic Society (CAODS) with musical direction by Jonty Nowell and stage direction by Andrew Wydrzinski. The opera was originally written for the pupils of […]
Selections from Rosemary’s songs and dances for A Midsummer Night’s Dream were performed by the pupils of St James Independent Junior School, Stockport as part of their end-of-term production.
Rosemary’s setting of You spotted snakes was included in a performance of A Midsummer Night’s Dream at St James Junior School, Olympia, London, and repeated in the school’s concert at St Mary’s Church, Hammersmith on Tuesday July 1st.
Rosemary’s latest composition Beyond the touch of time, received a workshop performance in London at a Study Day preparing for the Lincoln Labyrinth Festival to be held in Lincoln Cathedral in August. This song cycle, to words by William Wray, was commissioned for the festival and completed in March 2014. The eight interlinked songs describe […]