• Richard Bonynge recording of Raymond and Agnes

    Richard Bonynge recording of Raymond and Agnes

    Published 1st February

    Richard Bonynge AC CBE should need no introduction as an Australian conductor of renown and particularly known for his long-standing artistic collaboration with his late wife, the soprano Dame Joan Sutherland.

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    Bonynge has specialised in the Italian operas that influenced English Romantic opera but in recent years has focused increasingly on English opera itself. In October he is contributing to the recording of an English opera from 1855. The opera’s composer, Edward Loder, hailed from Bath and “Raymond and Agnes” is the opera for which he is most noted.

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    The organisation reviving this work is Retrospect Opera and they are very keen to attract donors and supporters to enable the recording, and thus contribute to the artistic heritage of Britain.

    Here is their donations pageyour specific sponsorship proposal.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

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    • Britain-Australia Society Sponsors
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    The Britain-Australia Society Sponsors

    The organisations shown have all committed to supporting this year’s events. Many thanks to them.

    Commonwealth Bank Australia, CPA AustraliaEtihadCA ANZ,
    Godiva ChocolatierTait Memorial Trust and Vestey Foods Group.