Julien Van Mellaerts & James Baillieu
Did you know that composer Vaughan Williams lost his kitten Crispen in the bell of his tuba?
Did you also know that you’ll hear Julien sing his Songs of Travel? Scroll down to discover more.
Songs of Travel
SCHUBERT Goethe Lieder
RAVEL Histoires naturelles (selections)
NEW NZ WORK
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Songs of Travel
BALLADS & LEGENDS Including songs by Sibelius, Gershwin and Cole Porter
110 minutes including interval
“New Zealander Julien Van Mellaerts… captured the strangeness and indeterminacy of this operatic setpiece [Billy Budd], in which time seems to stand still.”
“James Baillieu, who has decisively and rapidly established himself as a remarkably astute accompanist, was on magnificent form”