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Lotte Betts-Dean and Brett Dean

Friday 09 June 2023 16:00 - 17:00

Event No: 50

Fine young mezzo-soprano duets with her composer father on viola

Venue: St. Mary's Church, Arkengarthdale



The sensational young mezzo-soprano makes her third appearance at the Festival, this time duetting with her famous composer father on viola. Their delightful and varied programme will include a new Swaledale Festival commission - a setting by Brett Dean of a poem by Les Murray entitled ‘Performance’, as well as pieces by Arthur Bliss, Sally Beamish and Ralph Vaughan Williams. 

View a PDF of the programme here.

Adult £15, Under 25 £3

Generously supported by Anne and Alan Maryon-Davis.