Saturday 22 October 2022 2:00PM

Claire Barnett-Jones mezzo-soprano; Nicky Spence tenor; Rosalind Ventris viola; Iain Burnside piano

Ludlow English Song Day: Lord, come away!


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This concert will be approximately 1 hour in duration, without an interval


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  • Claire Barnett-Jones mezzo-soprano
  • Nicky Spence tenor
  • Rosalind Ventris viola
  • Iain Burnside piano

The Scottish-born and later South African-based composer Erik Chisholm (1904-65) is one of the composers profiled in a programme that takes its title from a song by this year’s anniversary composer, Vaughan Williams.

  • Erik Chisholm (1904-1965)
      • The Donkey
      • The Offending Eye
      • Sixty Cubic Feet
      • Oiséan's Song
      • The Braw Plum
      • Home Sickness
  • Richard Rodney Bennett (1936-2012)
      • A History of the Thé Dansant
  • Charles Tomlinson Griffes (1884-1920)
      • 3 Poems of Fiona MacLeod Op. 11
  • Edmund Rubbra (1901-1986)
      • 2 Sonnets by William Alabaster Op. 87
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)
      • 4 Hymns for tenor, viola and piano
  • Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)
      • Canticle II: Abraham and Isaac Op. 51

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