Wednesday 3 July 2019 7:30PM

Brett Polegato baritone; Iain Burnside piano

A Transatlantic Voyage: English Songs from Here to There

Additional notes

Change of Programme
The programme for this concert has been amended from previously advertised and will now be as listed below:

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  • Brett Polegato baritone
  • Iain Burnside piano

A leading Canadian baritone and an equally distinguished British pianist join in a transatlantic enterprise comprising a true cornucopia of English, Canadian and American song and covering a multitude of moods.

    • Folksongs of the British Isles
  • Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)
        • Lemady
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)
        • In the Spring
  • Benjamin Britten
        • O Waly, Waly
    • Walter de la Mare
  • Richard Rodney Bennett (1936-2012)
      • Dream-Songs
        • The Song of the Wanderer
  • Cecil Armstrong Gibbs (1889-1960)
        • Silver Op. 30 No. 2
  • Ivor Gurney (1890-1937)
        • The scribe
  • Herbert Howells (1892-1983)
        • King David
    • The Sea
  • John Ireland (1879-1962)
        • Sea Fever
  • Rebecca Clarke (1886-1979)
        • The Seal Man
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams
      • Songs of Travel
        • The infinite shining heavens
  • Healey Willan (1880-1968)
        • Drake's Drum
  • Interval
    • Walt Whitman
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams
        • Joy, Shipmate, Joy!
  • Harry Somers (1925-1999)
        • Look down, fair moon
  • Ned Rorem (b.1923)
      • War Scenes
        • Inauguration Ball
        • Specimen Case
  • Craig Urquhart (b.1953)
        • Among The Multitude
    • America, The Beautiful
  • Marc Blitzstein
        • Emily (Ballad of the Bombardier)
  • Samuel Barber (1910-1981)
        • Sure on this Shining Night Op. 13 No. 3
  • John Woods Duke (1899-1984)
        • I ride the great black horses
  • Charles Edward Ives (1874-1954)
        • Charlie Rutlage
    • American Folksongs
  • Aaron Copland (1900-1990)
      • Old American Songs II
        • At the river
        • Zion's walls
        • Ching-a-ring chaw
  • Encore
  • Roger Quilter (1877-1953)
        • Go, lovely Rose Op. 24 No. 3

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