Mayor guest of honour at concert
By Ron Ellis
Una Voce Opera’s 21st Anniversary Supper Concert
THE Mayor of Sefton, Councillor Dave Robertson, was guest of honour at Sacred Heart College, Crosby for a concert to celebrate the 21st Anniversary of the Una Voce Opera Company.
Claire Sweeney provided piano accompaniment to a selection of numbers from various operas including Puccini’s Tosca, Handel’s Giulio Cesare, Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin and Mozart’s Zaide.
Rachel Bamforth (Mezzo-soprano), Jennifer Bradbury (Soprano), Grant Carnell (Tenor), David Kirby-Ashmore (Baritone and compere), Arron Long (Tenor), Eric Roe (Tenor) Benjamin Sweeney (Tenor) and Petra Wells (Soprano) were the soloists and Lola Berni played the 5th movement of Vivaldi’s Sonata No.1.
At the interval, guests enjoyed a buffet provided by Gallions of Crosby.
The company’s next event is their Opera at Christmas Concert at The CHET Centre, Little Crosby on Sunday, December 17.