Recital at Lunch on Monday 4 November 2019 at 1pm.
Cast: Mezzo-soprano Monika-Evelin Liiv, piano Caroline Dowdle
Experience an exciting programme of music in the opulent setting of the historic Royal Opera House Crush Room. These regular lunchtime performances feature artists from The Royal Opera, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Jette Parker Young Artists and a range of guest artists in performances inspired by the heritage of the Royal Opera House, its operas and music.
Estonian mezzo-soprano Monika-Evelin Liiv was a Jette Parker Young Artist for The Royal Opera 2007–9, singing Madame Popova (The Bear for Meet the Young Artists Week), Flora Bervoix (La traviata), Second Lady (Die Zauberflöte), Mercédès (Carmen), Second Maid (Elektra), Ines (Il trovatore) and Gallery Owner (Lulu). She returns in the 2018–19 Season to sing Grimgerde (Die Walküre). She has twice won the Estonian Theatre Award for outstanding performance, and is the winner of the Estonian Cultural Endowment Award.