Monday 9 July 2018 7:30PM

Dame Felicity Palmer mezzo-soprano; Simon Lepper piano

Schumann, Tchaikovsky, Horovitz and more

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  • Dame Felicity Palmer mezzo-soprano
  • Simon Lepper piano

Dame Felicity Palmer made her professional debut in 1971 and has since achieved stellar status as soprano and mezzo-soprano.

She and Simon Lepper build their programme around Lady Macbeth – a scena by Joseph Horovitz, a psychological portrait of Shakespeare’s terrifying, tragic character.

  • Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
        • Gedichte der Königin Maria Stuart Op. 135
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893)
        • None but the lonely heart Op. 6 No. 6
        • Night Op. 73 No. 2
        • Why? Op. 6 No. 5
  • Interval
  • Joseph Horovitz (b.1926)
        • Lady Macbeth - a Scena
  • Anon
        • I will give my love an apple
  • Trad/German
        • Das zerbrochene Ringelein (arr. Marshall Palmer)
  • Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)
        • Quand j'étais chez mon père
  • Madeleine Dring (1923-1977)
        • Song of a nightclub proprietress
  • Janis Ian
        • At Seventeen
  • Stephen Sondheim (b.1930)
      • Follies
        • Losing my Mind
        • Could I leave you?

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