Taken from her blog, the following post, written by Jessica Duchen, explains the birth of Silver Birch.
Roxanna Panufnik and I first met in 1994 or 1995, thanks to our...more.
The Silver Birch Youth Company met for the first time at Cressex Community School during the Easter Holidays for an intensive course of rehearsals. Over three days the company explored...more.
Following a successful second year for our Opera for All programme of free public screenings, we are delighted to announce that in 2017 our production of Handel's Semele will be screened...more.
As part of our audition workshops for the community company of Silver Birch, we are delighted to welcome Military Community Company Manager, Gemma Holsgrove, who will be looking after...more.
As a result of our Opera for All programme's partnership with charitable trust Magna Vitae, an exciting new online network - The Coastal Culture Network (CCN) - has been formed. Its aim...more.
Amidst high summer sun and balmy evenings, as well as torrential downpours and MET office weather warnings, our Opera for All programme has seen a wonderful and eventful summer of open...more.
While pupils from local secondary schools were introduced to Eugene Onegin, our primary school project focused on Haydn's Creation. Several primary schools as well as a group of children...more.
The Garsington Youth Opera Company had a successful week rehearsing and performing in early August at Wormsley and, more recently, had the opportunity to perform in London's Covent...more.
This week, Garsington Opera's Learning and Participation team are collaborating with Buckinghamshire Learning Trust Music on a week long residency. Following workshops at Easter, our...more.
On Monday 4 July, students from ten local schools attended a performance of Eugene Onegin at Wormsley as the climax of our OperaFirst initiative. This brings together our Learning &...more.