Opera North Projects

The Devil's Jukebox

Step into the Devil's Jukebox, for a tour of five centuries of Faustian music. From the fiendish fiddling of Paganini and Tartini, to Mussorgsky, Mozart, and Robert Johnson's blues, we seek to prove once and for all that the devil really does have the best tunes. 
Just be careful to leave with your soul.....
Created by Opera North Projects.
Curated by Matthew Sharp.
Violin - David le Page
Harpsichord and Piano - David Gordon
Piano - Danny Driver
Percussion - Graham Instrall
Soprano - Stephanie Corley
Cello and Baritone - Mathew Sharp
Clarinets - Katherine Spencer



Matthew Sharp has performed at major venues and festivals worldwide as a solo cellist, bass-baritone vocalist and actor. He has appeared with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Manchester Camerata and Ural Philharmonic, performed principal roles for ROH2, Opera North and the Young Vic, as well as solo performances at Latitude and Glastonbury. As a writer, composer and performer, he collaborates regularly with leading artists from film, theatre and dance. 

Performance history

Howard Assembly Room, Leeds
5 Oct 2012

Wilderness Festival, Oxfordshire
8 Aug 2015

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Phone: +44 (0)113 243 9999
Address: Opera North Grand Theatre,
46 New Briggate, Leeds, LS1 6NU