David Davies is the Assistant Director of Music at Exeter Cathedral. Originally a native of Snowdonia in North Wales, David was educated at Eton College, Magdalen College, Oxford (where he was organ scholar), and Yale University. He has worked in church music on both sides of the Atlantic, living in the USA for five years, and as Director of the Girls’ Choir and Sub Organist at Guildford Cathedral for six years.
David studied with John Wellingham, Nicolas Kynaston, Martin Jean and Thomas Murray, and has given recitals in South Africa, Japan, North America and several countries in Europe. In the UK he has performed at Westminster Abbey and the Royal Festival Hall and has appeared on numerous radio and television broadcasts.
Peter Knapp’s inspired singing workshop for all in St Saviour’s Church – find that voice you never knew that you had!
Lift your spirits, dust off all woes, and sing…sing…sing
“An evening of sheer delight!” The Observer
“An expert communicator of enthusiasm” The Scotsman
Based on Peter Knapp’s experience of 40 years in the opera business, which has seen him sing, direct, conduct, translate and train performers, the show offers an opportunity to delve deeper into that wonderful world of divas, drama and unforeseen disasters.
Dazzling performers deliver opera favourites from Verdi, Rossini, Bizet and Puccini and others and the audience is expertly trained by the maestro sing a popular selection of opera choruses.
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