Michael Chance Countertenor

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2012

Concerts

Saturday 11 February, 2012

Shirley Hall, King's School, Canterbury, Kent - Concert with the Festival Chamber Orchestra
Michael Chance, Countertenor
Anthony Halstead, Conductor
Ian Crowther, Oboe
Jeremy Ovenden, Leader
Festival Chamber Orchestra

Vivaldi: Stabat Mater RV 621
Barber: Adagio for Strings Op 11
Corelli: Concerto Grosso No 8 in G minor Op 6
Elgar: Soliloquy for oboe
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Thursday 8 March, 2012

Jerwood Kiln Studio, Snape - Aldeburgh residency - 'Open Session: Toward the Sea'
Spring, Open Sessions and Masterclasses

Guitarist/sailor James Boyd in residence with Michael Chance, workshopping some new work which will form part of Boyd’s cargo when he embarks on a musical voyage sailing around the British coastline during the summer.

This Open Session includes the world premiere of a new work by Joseph Phibbs for countertenor and guitar, preliminary sketches from Jonathan Dove, Alasdair Nicholson, Tarik O’Regan and Anthony Powers, poetry by Irene Noel Baker and new songs.
Aldeburgh residency
James Boyd, classical guitarist
Concord's voyage
Irene Noel-Baker
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Sunday 18 March, 2012

deSingel International Arts Campus, Antwerp - Britten Happening
Benjamin Britten - Canticles I-V, opus 40, 51, 55, 86, 89

Roger Vignoles, Piano
Ben Johnson, Tenor
Michael Chance, Countertenor
Roderick Williams, Bass
Richard Watkins, Horn
Lucy Wakeford , Harp
deSingel - International arts campus - Concert page
Roger Vignoles at intermusica
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Saturday 24 March, 2012

King’s College Chapel, Cambridge - HANDEL: Israel in Egypt
Alison Daniels
Michael Chance
Nicholas Morris
Richard Lloyd Morgan
English Chamber Orchestra
Fairhaven Singers
Fairhaven Singers
English Chamber Orchestra
Concerts

Sunday 25 March, 2012

La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland - BACH: St John Passion, BWV 245
Cappella Amsterdam & Orchestra of the 18th Century / Frans Brüggen

Andreas Dahlin, Tenor (Evangelist)
Thomas Oliemans & Michael Tews, Baritone (Jesus)
Lisa Larsson, Soprano
Michael Chance, Countertenor
Marcel Beekman & Fabio Trümpy, Tenor
André Morsch, Bass
Orchestra of the 18th Century
Cappella Amsterdam
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Monday 26 March, 2012

Geneva, Switzerland - BACH: St John Passion, BWV 245
Cappella Amsterdam & Orchestra of the 18th Century / Frans Brüggen

Andreas Dahlin, Tenor (Evangelist)
Thomas Oliemans & Michael Tews, Baritone (Jesus)
Lisa Larsson, Soprano
Michael Chance, Countertenor
Marcel Beekman & Fabio Trümpy, Tenor
André Morsch, Bass
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Tuesday 27 March, 2012

Padua, Italy - BACH: St John Passion, BWV 245
Cappella Amsterdam & Orchestra of the 18th Century / Frans Brüggen

Andreas Dahlin, Tenor (Evangelist)
Thomas Oliemans & Michael Tews, Baritone (Jesus)
Lisa Larsson, Soprano
Michael Chance, Countertenor
Marcel Beekman & Fabio Trümpy, Tenor
André Morsch, Bass
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Thursday 29 March, 2012

De Doelen, Rotterdam, Netherlands - BACH: St John Passion, BWV 245
Cappella Amsterdam & Orchestra of the 18th Century / Frans Brüggen

Andreas Dahlin, Tenor (Evangelist)
Thomas Oliemans & Michael Tews, Baritone (Jesus)
Lisa Larsson, Soprano
Michael Chance, Countertenor
Marcel Beekman & Fabio Trümpy, Tenor
André Morsch, Bass
De Doelen - Concert page
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Friday 30 March, 2012

Paris - BACH: St John Passion, BWV 245
Cappella Amsterdam & Orchestra of the 18th Century / Frans Brüggen

Andreas Dahlin, Tenor (Evangelist)
Thomas Oliemans & Michael Tews, Baritone (Jesus)
Lisa Larsson, Soprano
Michael Chance, Countertenor
Marcel Beekman & Fabio Trümpy, Tenor
André Morsch, Bass
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Sunday 1 April, 2012

De Oosterpoort, Groningen, Netherlands - BACH: St John Passion, BWV 245
Cappella Amsterdam & Orchestra of the 18th Century / Frans Brüggen

Andreas Dahlin, Tenor (Evangelist)
Thomas Oliemans & Michael Tews, Baritone (Jesus)
Lisa Larsson, Soprano
Michael Chance, Countertenor
Marcel Beekman & Fabio Trümpy, Tenor
André Morsch, Bass
De Oosterpoort - Concert page
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Tuesday 3 April, 2012

Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ, Amsterdam, Netherlands - BACH: St John Passion, BWV 245
Cappella Amsterdam & Orchestra of the 18th Century / Frans Brüggen

Andreas Dahlin, Tenor (Evangelist)
Thomas Oliemans & Michael Tews, Baritone (Jesus)
Lisa Larsson, Soprano
Michael Chance, Countertenor
Marcel Beekman & Fabio Trümpy, Tenor
André Morsch, Bass
Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ - Concert page
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Wednesday 4 April, 2012

Philharmonie Haarlem, Netherlands - BACH: St John Passion, BWV 245
Cappella Amsterdam & Orchestra of the 18th Century / Frans Brüggen

Andreas Dahlin, Tenor (Evangelist)
Thomas Oliemans & Michael Tews, Baritone (Jesus)
Lisa Larsson, Soprano
Michael Chance, Countertenor
Marcel Beekman & Fabio Trümpy, Tenor
André Morsch, Bass
Philharmonie Haarlem - Concert page
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Thursday 5 April, 2012

Vredenburg Leidsche Rijn Utrecht, Netherlands - BACH: St John Passion, BWV 245
Cappella Amsterdam & Orchestra of the 18th Century / Frans Brüggen

Andreas Dahlin, Tenor (Evangelist)
Thomas Oliemans & Michael Tews, Baritone (Jesus)
Lisa Larsson, Soprano
Michael Chance, Countertenor
Marcel Beekman & Fabio Trümpy, Tenor
André Morsch, Bass
Vredenburg - Concert page
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Friday 6 April, 2012

Congress Saal 'Tirol', Innsbruck, Austria - BACH: St John Passion, BWV 245
Cappella Amsterdam & Orchestra of the 18th Century / Frans Brüggen

Andreas Dahlin, Tenor (Evangelist)
Thomas Oliemans & Michael Tews, Baritone (Jesus)
Lisa Larsson, Soprano
Michael Chance, Countertenor
Marcel Beekman & Fabio Trümpy, Tenor
André Morsch, Bass
Congress Innsbruck
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Sunday 29 April, 2012

St Machar's Cathedral, Aberdeen - BACH: St Matthew Passion, BWV 244
Aberdeen Bach Choir
St Margaret's School for Girls Chamber Choir
Musical Director: Peter Parfitt

Nicholas Mulroy, Evangelist
Henry Waddington, Christus
Emma Kirkby, Soprano
Michael Chance, Counter-tenor
Malcolm Bennett, Tenor
Alex Ashworth, Bass

Aberdeen Sinfonietta - Leader: Bryan Dargie
The Cathedral Church of St Machar
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Wednesday 9 May, 2012

Holywell Music Room, Oriel College, Oxford - Concert with Roger Vignoles
Music by Dowland, Schubert, and Purcell.
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Tuesday 26 June, 2012

St James Piccadilly, London - Lunchtime Recital
Sulis with monks of Tashi Lhunpo Monastery
St James Piccadilly, lunchtime recitals
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Saturday 30 June, 2012 at 7.30pm

Stour Festival, East Kent - A Counter-Tenor Extravaganza to mark the centenary of the birth of Alfred Deller
With counter-tenors:

Andreas Scholl,
Michael Chance
Iestyn Davies
Robin Blaze
David Allsopp
David James
Christopher Royall

Deller Consort
Stour Music Chamber Choir
Trevor Pinnock, harpsichord / organ
Brecon Baroque, led by Rachel Podger
Mark Deller, conductor
Stour Music - A Counter-Tenor Extravaganza
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Saturday 30 June, 2012 at 10.00 pm

Stour Festival, East Kent - Stour Music Clerks
Tallis: Spem in alium
Bach: Singet dem Herrn

The Stour Music Clerks will be augmented by all the singers from the earlier 7.30pm concert.

Mark Deller, Conductor
Stour Music Clerks
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Sunday 1 July, 2012 at 3.00 pm

Stour Festival, East Kent - BACH: Mass in B minor
Lynne Dawson, Soprano
Michael Chance, Counter-tenor
Charles Daniels, Tenor
Thomas Eaglen, Baritone

Stour Festival Choir & Orchestra
Margot Rusmanis, leader

Mark Deller, Conductor
Stour Music - Bach: Mass in B minor
Concerts

Saturday 18 August, 2012

Degollado Theater, Guadalajara, Mexico - Michael Chance with Santiago Cumplido
Rebecca Huber, Conductor
Rezan Onen-Lapointe, Violin
Roberto Rivadeneyra, Viola
Anton Baba, Cello
Daniel Olivares, Contrabass
Alex Jenne, Lute
Ramsés Juaréz, Harpsichord and Organ
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Concert page on Facebook
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Wednesday 26 September, 2012

Grove Park Festival, Chiswick, London - HARPER: Canticle
Premiere of "Canticle". Words attributed to St Francis.
Michael Chance, Countertenor, with 2 harps.
Celia Harper
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Wednesday 26 September, 2012

Grove Park Music Festival, London - Heavenly Harps
Artistic director Skaila Kanga
Michael Chance(counter tenor) joins The Royal Academy’s famous ensemble in a programme featuring 2 world premières:

1. Canticle for counter tenor Michael Chance and 2 Harps by Celia Harper.

2. Whitest Moon for Harp Quartet by Ruth Byrchmore.

Hugely talented students of The Royal Academy of Music present an eclectic programme featuring two new commissions, one of which has been written for world famous counter -tenor Michael Chance.
Grove Park Music Festival
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Friday 28 September, 2012

Planetário Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon - HAYDN: Il Mondo della Luna
Planetário Calouste Gulbenkian
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Sunday 30 September, 2012

Planetário Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon - - HAYDN: Il Mondo della Luna
Planetário Calouste Gulbenkian
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Friday 5 October, 2012

Fundación Juan March, Madrid - Five centuries of British music
Organized on the occasion of the exhibition "Treasure Island: British Art from Holbein to Hockney".

Michael Chance, Contourtenor
David Miller, Lute

John Dowland (1563-1626):
- Come again: sweet love doth now invite
- Now, oh now I needs must part
- Flow my tears
- Come, heavy sleep
- A shepherd in a shade

Anonymous: The Willow song

Henry Purcell (1659-1695):
- If music be the food of love, Z 379C
- Music for a while, Z 631, de Oedipus
- The Evening Hymn, Z 193
Fundación Juan March - Concert page
David Miller
Other

Thurdsay 25 & Friday 26 October, 2012

Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester - Coaching 'Il ritorno d'Ulisse in patria' (Monteverdi), RNCM
Concert page (Sun 09 Dec 2012 - Sat 15 Dec 2012 )
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Wednesday 14 November, 2012

Salle Gaveau, Paris - James Bowman et ses invités
Salle Gaveau, Paris - Concert page
Masterclasses

Saturday 27 November, 2012

Holywell Music Room, Oxford - Public Masterclass
Internationally acclaimed counter-tenor Michael Chance is this year's Visiting Musician at Oriel College. He is offering a masterclass focussing on Italian and English Baroque music.

Free admission - Open to all
University of Oxford - Masterclass page
Holywell Music Room
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Saturday 8 December, 2012

Wells Cathedral, Wells - HANDEL: Messiah
Wells Cathedral Oratorio Society

Music for Awhile Orchestra (on period instruments)
Laurie Ashworth, Soprano
Michael Chance, Countertenor
Anthony Gregory, Tenor
David Stout, Bass
Matthew Owens, Conductor
Wells Cathedral
Music in Wells Cathedral 2012 (PDF)
Masterclasses

Tuesday 18 - Thursday 20 December, 2012

Nikolaos Mantzaros Conservatory, Athens - Public Masterclasses
Mantzaros Conservatory
Concerts

Saturday 22 December, 2012

'Parnassos' Concert Hall, Athens - Baroque evening with Bach, Purcell and Handel
Michael Chance, Countertenor

Early Music Ensemble 'Ex Silentio':
Dimitris Kountouras, recorder
Jason Ioannou, baroque cello
Markellos Chrysikopoulos, harpsichord
Parnassos - Recitals and ticket info
Early Music Ensemble 'Ex Silentio'
Online ticket booking
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Saturday 29 December, 2012

Moscow - Recital with Maggie Cole
Maggie Cole, official website
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Monday 31 December, 2012

Kings Place, London - BACH: Cantatas 170 & 12
Overture No. 6 in G minor, BWV 1070
Cantata: ‘Vergnügte Ruh’, beliebte Seelenlust’, BWV 170
Cantata: ‘Weinen, Klagen, Sorgen,Zagen’, BWV 12
Concerto in C for three violins, strings & continuo (reconstruction of original source of BWV 1064)

Anna Fraser, Soprano
Michael Chance, Alto
Stuart Jackson, Tenor
Sanford Sylvan, Baritone
Wallfisch Band
Kings Place - Concert page
The Wallfisch band
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