Toby Purser, conductor


Toby Purser is the Alpha and Omega musician: his unique combination of passion and intellect, structure and freedom, poetry and drama have earned him immediate attention and led to praise from critics including:

The Times - ‘such musical energy’

The Telegraph - ‘galvanising’

WhatsOnStage - ‘scintillating precision’

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Next performances

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Alpha & Omega: Mahler 

  • Thursday, February 7th, 2019 7.30pm

  • Mahler’s first and last song cycles in Schoenberg’s orchestration for ensemble:

    Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen*, and Das Lied von Der Erde**

  • Grosvenor Chapel, South Audley Street, Mayfair, London  (map)

Orion OrchestraPrincipals, with Julien van Mellaerts* (baritone)

Stephanie Marshall** (mezzo soprano) and Mark Milhofer**(tenor)

  • Tickets £30, £20, £10. Free tickets for Under-18s.

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Puccini: La Bohème

  • Saturday, Feb 23 - 26, 2019

  • Lyric Opera Dublin, Dublin

  • National Concert Hall (map)

  • Directed by Vivian Coates, with Marlena Devoe as Mimi,

    Rachel Croash as Musetta, and Aaron Cawley as Rudolfo.

  • Tickets €30 - €48