Chandos Records are recording Verdi’s Macbeth at Blackheath Halls at the moment, with Edward Gardner OBE conducting the English National Opera Orchestra.
The soloists are
Latonia Moore – Lady Macbeth
Simon Keenlyside – Macbeth
Gwyn Hughes Jones – Macduff
Brindley Sherratt – Banquo
Ben Johnson – Malcolm
Elizabeth Llewellyn – Lady Macbeth’s Lady in Waiting.
Edward Gardner is Patron of Blackheath Halls Opera and he mentioned how much he had enjoyed ‘our’ Macbeth.
It is great to sit in the office and hear snippets of Macbeth being sung in the Great Hall. Happy memories of a wonderful time in July!