Elena recently returned to the UK following both performances and Masterclasses in both Singapore & Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia in March.
Elena was generously hosted by the Bentley School of Music in KL where she performed a recital of works by Mozart, Faure, Debussy, Hahn, Rachmaninoff, Strauss, Bellini, Puccini, Grainger and Cole Porter.
Elena was supported by accompanist I-Hsuan Peng (left)
The afternoon following the recital Elena took a Masterclass with local classical singing students.
Elena working with some students in Kuala Lumpur:
A concept recital based on the Novel ‘Mrs Dalloway’ by Virginia Woolf, costumed and set in 1920’s London, for a part at a Gallery (our recital space), build around the themes of mortality, identity, privacy, communication, the transitory nature of time, lost love, loneliness, societal expectation, sexuality/sensuality…
Repertoire included songs and arias by Purcell, Quilter, Mozart, Faure, Debussy, Hahn, Rachmaninoff, Strauss, Bellini, Puccini, Grainger and Cole Porter.
Date and Time: Friday 22nd March, 7.30pm
Venue: Gallery 51 Waterloo Street Level 2
Pianist: Congyu Wang
1920’s London & Wartime Soundscapes: Elena Xanthoudakis
Directorial advice: Director – Mary-ann Tear
Costumes: Moephosis concepts and Elena Xanthoudakis.
Artistic direction and concept: Yann Perron for the Cantio Musical Society – Singapore
Membership details are available here: www.cantio.sg
Other events in Singapore:
*Pre-concert talk – Mrs Dalloway, Career stories and CD Signing – Elena Xanthoudakis
Thurs 21st 12.30-1.15
Gallery, 51 Waterloo Street Level 2.
*Masterclass with Elena Xanthoudakis
Sunday 24th March 1-3pm, Gallery 51, Waterlook st, Level 2
$15 for Auditors.