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Saturday 4 March 2023, 7.30pm

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Sir Bryn Terfel

Sir Bryn Terfel

Presented by Saffron Hall

Sir Bryn Terfel sitting on a sofa smiling

Widely held to be one of the finest singers in the world, Bryn Terfel is almost as famous for his acting as for his singing, bringing depth of character and emotion to every performance.

In what is set to be a stunning recital, Bryn Terfel performs a sumptuous selection of music, from Schumann, Debussy and Wagner to numbers by Ivor Novello and traditional Welsh folksongs, with Annabel Thwaite at the piano and Hannah Stone on the harp.


Supported by a Circle of donors

Performance information

Running time

2 hours

Booking information


Under 25s can purchase half price tickets for this show.

Ten for £10

This event is not part of our Ten for £10 scheme.

Programme and performers


  • Gerald Finzi Let Us Garlands Bring Op.18
  • John Thomas Bugeilio’r Gwenith Gwyn
  • Ivor Novello & traditional A selection of songs including: I Can Give You the Starlight, Suo Gân, We’ll gather lilacs, Ar lan y môr, Dafydd y Garreg Wen, My Dearest Dear, And Her Mother Came Too
  • Jesús Guridi Viejo zortzico
  • Franz Schubert A selection of songs including: Liebesbotschaft D.957, Gruppe aus dem Tartarus, Litanei auf das Fest Aller Seelen D.343, Auf dem wasser zu singen Op.72, Die Taubenpost D.965a
  • Claude Debussy Claire de lune
  • Claude Debussy Nuit d’étoiles
  • Robert Schumann Mein schöner Stern! Op.101 No.4
  • Richard Wagner 'Wie Todesahnung…O du mein holder Abendstern' from Tannhäuser
  • Trad arr. Hazell Ar Hyd y Nos
  • Claude-Michel Schönberg 'Stars' from Les Misérables


  • Sir Bryn Terfel bass-baritone
  • Annabel Thwaite piano
  • Hannah Stone harp

Information for your visit

Saturday 4 March 2023, 7.30pm


All timings are approximate and will be updated closer to the show date. Please check the website on the day of the performance for up-to-date information.

Latecomers can usually be admitted at a suitable gap within the performance.

Additional information


For this event, drinks are not allowed in the auditorium.


We are unable to allow any bags into the performance space which are larger than a hand bag or small backpack. Unfortunately our cloakroom will not be in operation.

Booster seats not available

Buggy parking not available

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