Watch inspirational performances by outstanding musicians from the Royal College of Music, whilst enjoying a hot drink and a pastry in the Royal Albert Hall’s Elgar Room.
Amy Lyddon (mezzo-soprano) and Ian Tindale (piano) both studied at Cambridge University and the Royal College of Music.
A ‘warmly expressive’ (The Guardian) and ‘exquisite’ singer (BBC Radio 3), Amy Lyddon has appeared in concert at Cadogan Hall, St John’s Smith Square, Wigmore Hall, St Martin-in-the-Fields, and Palau de la Música Valencia, and with orchestras including the Academy of Ancient Music, London Mozart Players, and Oxford Philharmonic. She has performed roles for Grange Park Opera, Shadwell Opera at Opera Holland Park and Devon Opera.
Winner of the Pianist’s Prize in the 2017 Wigmore Hall/Kohn Foundation Song Competition, and of the accompaniment prizes at the Kathleen Ferrier Awards, Royal Overseas League Music Competition, Gerald Moore Award and Maggie Teyte Competition, collaborative pianist Ian Tindale has performed at Wigmore Hall, Queen Elizabeth Hall, and St John’s Smith Square, as well as at the Oxford Lieder Festival, Ryedale Festival and Buxton Festival.
Repertoire to include:
Robert Schumann – Frauenliebe und -leben, Op. 42
i) Seit ich ihn gesehen
ii) Er, der Herrlichste von allen
iii) Ich kann’s nicht fassen, nicht glauben
iv) Du Ring an meinem Finger
v) Helft mir, ihr Schwestern
vi) Süßer Freund, du blickest mich verwundert an
vii) An meinem Herzen, an meiner Brust
viii) Nun hast du mir den ersten Schmerz getan
Gabriel Fauré – Cinq mélodies “de Venise”, Op. 58
Jonathan Dove – All You Who Sleep Tonight
iv) Prandial Plaint
vii) God’s Love
viii) Dark Road
x) Night Watch
xiii) All You Who Sleep Tonight
Customers who have bought tickets to this event are able to receive a 20% discount on food and drinks in Verdi – Italian Kitchen.
To redeem, please show your ticket when ordering. The offer is not applicable to set menus, special packages, afternoon tea or live music brunch.
Add on a tour
Make the most of your visit by taking a tour after your Classical Coffee Morning, and experiencing the excitement inside one of the most famous venues as it prepares for the next performance – just select your tour when booking your Classical Coffee Morning tickets. Tour starts at 12:00pm as soon as the concert finishes and lasts one hour.