Sunday 25 July 2021 3:00PM

Ben Johnson tenor; Martin James Bartlett piano

Britten, Chopin, Fauré and more

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  • Ben Johnson tenor
  • Martin James Bartlett piano

Two young musicians join together for tonight’s recital. Acclaimed tenor Ben Johnson won the audience prize at the BBC Cardiff Singer of the World competition 2013 and is a former BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artist. He is joined by pianist Martin James Bartlett, who won the BBC Young Musician of the Year in 2014 and had his BBC Proms debut in 2015 performing with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.

  • Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
      • Wandrers Nachtlied II D768
      • An die Laute D905
      • Nacht und Träume D827
      • Der Winterabend D938
  • Franz Liszt (1811-1886)
      • Schwanengesang S560
        • VII. Ständchen 'Leise flehen meine Lieder'
  • Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)
      • Clair de lune Op. 46 No. 2
  • Reynaldo Hahn (1874-1947)
      • Fêtes galantes
      • Chansons grises
        • L'Heure exquise
  • Fryderyk Chopin (1810-1849)
      • Nocturnes Op. 27
        • No. 2 Nocturne in D flat
  • Graham Peel (1877-1937)
      • The Country Lover
        • No. 4 The Early Morning
  • Maude Valérie White (1855-1937)
      • The Throstle
  • Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)
      • Vol. 5 British Isles
        • Early one morning
      • Vol. 1 British Isles
        • Little Sir William
  • Liza Lehmann (1862-1918)
      • Four Cautionary Tales and a Moral
        • Henry King (Who chewed little bits of string and was early cut off in dreadful agonies)

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