Sunday 3 September 2017 11:00AM

2017 Wigmore Hall/Kohn Foundation International Song Competition

Preliminary Stage: Day 1

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  • Gareth Brynmor John baritone accompanied by James Sherlock piano
  • Marie Lys soprano accompanied by João Araújo piano
  • Oddur Jónsson baritone accompanied by Somi Kim piano
  • Colline Dutilleul mezzo-soprano accompanied by Jocelyn Freeman piano
  • John Brancy baritone accompanied by Peter Dugan piano
  • Harriet Burns soprano accompanied by Ian Tindale piano
  • Clara Osowski mezzo-soprano accompanied by Tyler Wottrich piano
  • Nicholas Mogg baritone accompanied by Jâms Coleman piano
  • Gemma Summerfield soprano accompanied by Sebastian Wybrew piano
  • Peter Kellner bass accompanied by Pedro Costa piano
  • Lucy Fitz Gibbon soprano accompanied by Ryan McCullough piano
  • Lawrence Halksworth baritone accompanied by Daniel Gerzenberg piano

This Competition recognises the song tradition as a a whole and requires contestants to perform in at least three languages. At the same time it honours the Lied's place at the heart of the song repertoire and celebrates the Shakespearean stature of Schubert in the genre.

Candidates will each perform a 15-minute programme

pdf1 Download the Running Sheet for the Preliminary Rounds Day 1 (125 KB)

  • Kindly supported by the Kohn Foundation
  • Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
        • Der Zwerg D771
  • Henri Duparc (1848-1933)
        • Soupir
  • George Butterworth (1885-1916)
      • Bredon Hill and Other Songs
        • O fair enough are sky and plain
  • Ivor Gurney (1890-1937)
        • Sleep
  • Franz Schubert
        • Heimliches Lieben D922
  • Francis Poulenc (1899-1963)
      • Fiançailles pour rire
        • Dans l'herbe
        • Il vole
  • Roger Quilter (1877-1953)
      • Seven Elizabethan Lyrics Op. 12
        • By a Fountainside
  • Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
        • Apparition
  • Franz Schubert
        • Sehnsucht D636
        • Die Sommernacht D289
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)
      • Songs of Travel
        • No. 2 Let Beauty Awake
  • Francis Poulenc
      • Chansons gaillardes
        • La maîtresse volage
        • Chanson à boire
        • Madrigal
  • Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)
      • Histoires naturelles
        • No. 1 Le paon
  • Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
        • Liebestreu Op. 3 No. 1
  • Franz Schubert
        • Bertas Lied in der Nacht D653
  • Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)
      • Cabaret songs
        • Calypso
  • Interval
  • Gerald Finzi (1901-1956)
      • Before and after Summer Op. 16
        • Channel Firing
  • Franz Schubert
        • Nachtstück D672
  • Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)
      • Cinq mélodies 'de Venise' Op. 58
        • No. 1 Mandoline
  • Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
      • Lieder und Gesänge aus Wilhelm Meister Op. 98a
        • No. 5 Heiss mich nicht reden
  • Benjamin Britten
      • Fish in the unruffled lakes
        • No. 4 Fish in the unruffled lakes
  • Gabriel Fauré
        • Le papillon et la fleur Op. 1 No. 1
      • Cinq mélodies 'de Venise' Op. 58
        • No. 2 En sourdine
  • Franz Schubert
        • Die Männer sind méchant D866 No. 3
        • An Silvia D891
        • Memnon D541
  • Francis Poulenc
      • La fraîcheur et le feu
        • Homme au sourir tendre
  • Benjamin Britten
      • A Charm of Lullabies
        • Sephestia's Lullaby
  • Franz Schubert
        • Bei dir allein D866 No. 2
        • Ganymed D544
  • George Butterworth
      • 6 Songs from A Shropshire Lad
        • The lads in their hundreds
  • Jacques Ibert (1890-1962)
      • Quatre Chansons de Don Quichotte
        • No. 1 Chanson du départ
  • Robert Schumann
        • Belsazar Op. 57
  • Interval
  • Franz Schubert
        • Ganymed D544
  • Alban Berg (1885-1935)
      • 7 frühe Lieder
        • No. 3 Die Nachtigall
  • Benjamin Britten
      • Fish in the unruffled lakes
        • No. 4 Fish in the unruffled lakes
  • Gabriel Fauré
        • Poème d’un jour Op. 21
  • Franz Schubert
      • Schwanengesang D957
        • Aufenthalt
        • Der Schiffer D536
  • Roger Quilter
      • Three Shakespeare Songs (set 1) Op. 6
        • No. 1 Come away, Death
        • No. 2 O Mistress Mine
  • Claude Debussy
      • Trois ballades de François Villon
        • No. 3 Ballade des femmes de Paris
  • Franz Schubert
        • Gretchen am Spinnrade D118
  • Benjamin Britten
        • There's none to soothe
  • Robert Schumann
      • Lieder und Gesänge aus Wilhelm Meister Op. 98a
        • No. 9 So lasst mich scheinen
  • Olivier Messiaen (1908-1992)
      • Chants de terre et de ciel
        • No. 6 Résurrection
  • Ivor Gurney
        • Sleep
  • Claude Debussy
        • Mandoline
  • Gabriel Fauré
      • 2 Songs Op. 76
        • No. 2 Arpège
  • Franz Schubert
        • Auf der Bruck D853
  • Alban Berg
      • Vier Lieder Op. 2
        • No. 1 Schlafen, schlafen, nichts als schlafen

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