Saturday 2 June 2018 7:30PM

Carolyn Sampson soprano; Iestyn Davies countertenor; Joseph Middleton piano

Purcell, Mendelssohn, Schumann and Quilter

Additional notes

Change of Programme Order:
The programme order for this concert has changed and will now be as listed below:

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  • Carolyn Sampson soprano
  • Iestyn Davies countertenor
  • Joseph Middleton piano

Three stellar artists bring to life a seductive programme from their album, Lost is my quiet.

  • Supported by the members of the Rubinstein Circle
  • Henry Purcell (c.1659-1695)
        • Sound the trumpet Z323
        • Lost is my quiet forever Z502 (arr. Benjamin Britten)
        • If music be the food of love
        • Music for a while Z583
        • No, resistance is but vain Z601
  • Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
        • Ich wollt' meine Lieb' ergösse sich Op. 63 No. 1
        • Volkslied Op. 63 No. 5
        • Scheidend Op. 9 No. 6
        • Neue Liebe Op. 19a No. 4
        • Sonntagsmorgen Op. 77 No. 1
        • Das Ährenfeld Op. 77 No. 2
        • Lied aus ‘Ruy Blas’ Op. 77 No. 3
  • Interval
  • Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
        • Wenn ich ein Vöglein wär Op. 43 No. 1
        • Herbstlied Op. 43 No. 2
        • Schön Blümelein Op. 43 No. 3
        • Nachtlied Op. 96 No. 1
        • Aufträge Op. 77 No. 5
        • So wahr die Sonne scheinet Op. 37 No. 12
  • Roger Quilter (1877-1953)
        • It was a lover and his lass Op. 23 No. 3
        • Drink to me only with thine eyes
        • Music, when soft voices die Op. 25 No. 5
        • Love's philosophy Op. 3 No. 1
        • Love calls through the summer night

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