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Clapham Omnibus - Shakespearean Summers

  • Clapham Omnibus 1 Clapham Common North Side London, England, SW4 0QW United Kingdom (map)
Debut - Shakespearean Summers

Following the sell-out success of Debut’s ‘Shakesapearean Summers - the Poet and the Lover’ programme at the Shoreditch Treehouse their popular concert transfers for one night only to Omnibus Theatre. Featuring soprano Lizzie Holmes and special guests.

Debut was founded by Royal College of Music graduate Lizzie Holmes to bring the UK’s brightest musicians out of the concert halls and opera houses and into more intimate environments. Audiences are invited to share a night of music as well discovering more about these award-winning musicians.

Intimate, alternative, engaging… Making you wonder why no-one has done it before
— Planet Hugill


Michael Butten, guitar

Joel Williams, tenor

Lizzie Holmes, soprano

Eirian Lewis, guitar

Lucy Colouquon, piano

Debut - Shakespearean Summers - The Poet and the Beloved



Part I

Lizzie Holmes, soprano & Lucy Colquhoun, piano

Tre Sonetti di Petrarca by Franz Liszt 19’50

Pace non trovo
Benedetto sia 'l giorno
I vidi in terra

Shakespeare Songs by Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco - 6’45

Come to Dust (from Cymbeline)
O Mistress Mine (from Twelfth Night)



 Eirian Lewis, guitar

Aria con Variazioni by Girolamo Frescobaldi - 7’
Allemande (1st Lute Suite) by J.S Bach - 4’
Sonata Kp 208 by Domenco Scarlatti - 5’
Fantasia by John Dowland - 6’



Joel Williams,tenor & Michael Butten, guitar

Can She Excuse My Wrongs? by John Dowland - 2’30
In Darkness Let Me Dwell by John Dowland - 4’30
Fantasia on Gloriana by John McLeod - 8’30
Gloriana - Happy Were He by Benjamin Britten - 4’20
Songs from the Chinese by Benjamin Britten - 10’

Clapham Omnibus - Whispers from the Walls

Part of Clapham Omnibus' Whispers from the Walls Season

Earlier Event: 27 May
DEBUT at the Shoreditch Treehouse
Later Event: 1 July
DEBUT at the Shoreditch Treehouse