Monday 15 January 2018 1:00PM
Fatma Said soprano; James Vaughan piano
Schumann, Mendelssohn, Poulenc and Mohie El Din
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This concert will be approximately 1 hour in duration, without an interval
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- Fatma Said soprano is a member of Radio 3's New Generation Artists scheme
- James Vaughan piano
Fatma Said’s lunchtime programme projects an eternal desire to connect different peoples through love.
The Egyptian soprano, a BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artist, moves from Mendelssohn’s seductive ‘Die Liebende schreibt’ to Schumann’s sublime ‘Requiem’ and songs by Sherif Mohie El Din.
BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
- Sechs Gesänge Op. 89
Lieder und Gesänge aus Wilhelm Meister Op. 98a
- No. 7 Singet nicht in Trauertönen
- Liebeslied Op. 51 No. 5
- Requiem Op. 90 No. 7
Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
- Die Liebende schreibt Op. 86 No. 3
- Ach, um deine feuchten Schwinge (Suleika) Op. 34 No. 4
- Hexenlied Op. 8 No. 8
Francis Poulenc (1899-1963)
- Les chemins de l'amour
- Deux poèmes de Louis Aragon
Sherif Mohie El Din (b.1964)
- Could The River Flow For Ever?
- Against Whom?
- Three Poems