St Mary’s Church
Yorkshire DL11 6RG
Tenor James Gilchrist and guitarist Mark Eden will be performing a selection of Stephen Dodgson guitar songs at St Mary’s Church in Arkengarthdale at 4pm on Wednesday 29 May 2024 as part of the Swaledale Festival. The programme will also include music by Dowland, Schubert and Alec Roth.
James Gilchrist is a leading interpreter of Oratorio and Song, especially the German and English repertoire. He is internationally renowned as one of the evangelists in Bach’s passions and oratorios and maintains an ongoing interest in older music, regularly performing as a soloist with viol consorts, lutenists and period pianos.
Mark Eden is better known as one half of the Eden Stell Guitar Duo and is also a founder member of the VIDA Guitar Quartet. Both ensembles have achieved international acclaim and continue to perform at some of the most prestigious venues, International guitar and music festivals all over the world.
James and Mark both feature on the recently-recorded Dodgson solo song CDs (Volumes 1 and 2 now out, and Volume 3 out in 2024), along with Ailish Tynan, Katie Bray, Marcus Farnsworth, Roderick Williams and Christopher Glynn).
Tickets will be available from March 2024 at www.swalefest.org