BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artists: Ashley Riches (bass baritone)

BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artists: Ashley Riches (bass baritone)

BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artists

Date and time
23 Jan 2018 (1:00pm - 2:00pm)

Concert Hall, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire

200 Jennens Road, B4 7XR


£15 (£10)

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Ashley Riches bass-baritone
Sholto Kynoch piano

Schubert Totengräbers Heimweh D842
Schubert Nachtstück D672
Schubert Seligkeit D433
Schubert Dithyrambe D801
Dvořák Oblak a mrákota jest vůkol Něho Op.99 No.1
Dvořák Skrýše má a paveza má Ty jsí Op.99 No.2
Dvořák Slyš, ó Bože, slyš modlitbu mou Op.99 No.3
Dvořák Bože! Bože! Píseň novou Op.99 No.5
Dvořák Při řekách babylonských Op.99 No.7
Dvořák Zpívejte Hospodinu píseň novou Op.99 No.10 
Brahms Four Serious Songs [Vier ernste Gesänge] Op.121

British bass baritone Ashley Riches has appeared with the Royal Opera, English National Opera, Opera National de Lorraine, Berlin Philharmonic, Gabrieli Consort and Philharmonia Orchestra with conductors including Esa-Pekka Salonen, Robin Ticciatti, Sir John Eliot Gardiner, Christian Curnyn and Sir Roger Norrington.

This season will see his first Count Almaviva The Marriage of Figaro at the English National Opera, Claudio Agrippina at the Grange Festival, Purcell’s King Arthur with the Academy of Ancient Music under Richard Egarr, Schumann Requiem with the Scottish Chamber Orchestra under Egarr and Levite Solomon also with the SCO under Peter Dijkstra, Mozart Requiem with the Bremen Philharmonic under Paul McCreesh and Mussorgsky’s Songs and Dances of Death with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales.

See Ashley perform in the brand new Concert Hall at Royal Birmingham Conservatoire as part of BBC Radio 3's New Generation Artists season 2017-18. This concert will be recorded for broadcast at a later date.

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