Sunday 24 November 2019 7:30PM

Brenda Rae soprano; Malcolm Martineau piano

Copland, Argento, Larsen and Liebermann

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This concert will be approximately 2 hours in duration, including an interval


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  • Brenda Rae soprano
  • Malcolm Martineau piano

Hailing from Wisconsin, USA, the soprano – here partnered by one of the finest accompanists of the present day – has built up a busy international career in the opera house, concert hall and recital platform, specialising in the coloratura repertoire in which she excels. She presents an all-American programme this evening.

  • Aaron Copland (1900-1990)
        • 12 poems of Emily Dickinson
  • Dominick Argento (1927-2019)
        • 6 Elizabethan Songs
  • Libby Larsen (b.1950)
        • Try Me, Good King: Last Words of the Wives of Henry VIII
  • Lowell Liebermann (b.1961)
        • 5 Songs on Poems of Jean Starr Untermeyer Op. 135 (UK première) [1]
  1. Co-commissioned by Vocal Arts DC and Wigmore Hall

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