Sunday 14 January 2018 3:00PM

Alessandro Fisher tenor; Ashok Gupta piano

Head, Mendelssohn, Schubert and more

Additional notes

Change of Programme
The programme for this concert has changed from previously advertised and will now be as listed below.


  • Alessandro Fisher tenor
  • Ashok Gupta piano

Young tenor Alessandro Fisher, a natural story-teller with a flair for languages, seized joint first prize at the 2016 Kathleen Ferrier Awards with gripping performances. He makes his Wigmore Series debut with Ashok Gupta, his duo partner from the Ferrier competition and winner of the Accompanist’s Prize, performing songs that evoke vivid images.

  • Michael Head (1900-1976)
        • On the wings of the wind
        • Over the rim of the moon
  • Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
        • Der Tag
        • Reiterlied
        • Abschied
        • Der Bettler
  • Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
        • Der Schiffer D536
  • Ernest Chausson (1855-1899)
        • Sérénade italienne Op. 2 No. 5
  • Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
        • Meerfahrt Op. 96 No. 4
  • Giacomo Meyerbeer (1791-1864)
        • Mina (Chanson d'un gondolier venétien)
  • Reynaldo Hahn (1874-1947)
        • Venezia

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