Antonio Pappano in rehearsal for Live from Covent Garden, 13 June 2020 ©2020 ROH. Photograph by Lara Cappelli

Tony and the Young Artists

19 February21 March 2021
The performance will last approximately 1 hour.
Online only
Opera and music

Alexandra Lowe, Stephanie Wake-Edwards and Filipe Manu perform an intimate and uplifting programme, including well-known opera pieces by Mozart and Verdi as well as songs by Weill and Bernstein, curated and presented by Royal Opera Music Director Antonio Pappano. In the gilded splendour of the Crush Room, this pared back, intimate concert will showcase the exciting talent of three of our Jette Parker Young Artists.


  • Christoph Willibald Gluck: 'Addio, o miei sospiri' (Orfeo ed Euridice), performed by Stephanie Wake-Edwards
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: 'Fra gli amplessi' (Così fan tutte), performed by Alexandra Lowe and Filipe Manu
  • Georges Bizet: 'Chanson d’avril', performed by Alexandra Lowe
  • Ernest Chausson: 'Le colibri', performed by Alexandra Lowe
  • Reynaldo Hahn: 'Si mes vers avaient des ailes', performed by Alexandra Lowe
  • Paolo Tosti: 'Aprile', 'A vucchella' and 'Ideale', performed by Filipe Manu
  • Jacques Offenbach: Barcarolle (Les contes d’Hoffmann), performed by Alexandra Lowe and Stephanie Wake-Edwards
  • Giuseppe Verdi: Fenton aria (Falstaff), performed by Filipe Manu
  • Cabaret songs: Kurt Weill: ‘Speak Low’, Madeleine Dring: ‘Nightclub Proprietress’, William Bolcom: 'Can’t sleep', 'Last lousy moments of love' and 'Blue', performed by Stephanie Wake-Edwards. 
  • Leonard Bernstein: 'Tonight' (West Side Story) performed by Alexandra Lowe and Filipe Manu  

Tony and the Young Artists is supported by


The Jette Parker Young Artists Programme is generously supported by

Oak Foundation

Position of Music Director Maestro Antonio Pappano generously supported by

Mrs Susan A. Olde OBE


Soprano: Alexandra Lowe

Mezzo-soprano: Stephanie Wake-Edwards

Tenor: Filipe Manu


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