Monday 23 November 2020 7:30PM

Allan Clayton tenor; James Baillieu piano

Britten and Schumann


This concert was live-streamed as part of the Wigmore Hall Autumn Series. The video is no longer online but other concerts are available to watch in full here: Wigmore Hall Concert Video Library


  • Allan Clayton tenor
  • James Baillieu piano

The duo ends their programme with a song cycle by Britten composed in 1969, which sets twelve texts by the Scottish poet William Soutar and was written to mark the 700th National Galleries of Scotland Concert.

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  • Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)
      • 6 Hölderlin-Fragmente Op. 61
  • Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
      • Liederkreis Op. 39
  • Benjamin Britten
      • Who are these Children? Op. 84