Thursday 29 November 2018 7:30PM

Justina Gringytė mezzo-soprano; Andrey Zhilikhovsky baritone; Iain Burnside piano

Tchaikovsky, Medtner and Rachmaninov

Duration

This concert will be approximately 2 hours in duration, including an interval

£40£35£30£25£18

Priority Bookings made for the Autumn booking period of our 2018/19 Season are subject to an administration fee of £4.00 per booking.

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  • Justina Gringytė mezzo-soprano
  • Andrey Zhilikhovsky baritone
  • Iain Burnside piano

A programme that explores the late-Romantic tradition of the lyrical Russian romance through three central figures: Tchaikovsky, his follower Rachmaninov, and their compatriot and the latter’s friend Nikolai Medtner, who spent his last 15 years in exile in London.

  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893)
        • I should like in a single word
        • The fires in the room were already out Op. 63 No. 5
        • We Sat Together Op. 73 No. 1
        • The Sun has Set Op. 73 No. 4
        • I opened the window Op. 63 No. 2
        • Frenzied nights Op. 60 No. 6
        • Dusk fell on the earth Op. 47 No. 3
        • Again, as Before, Alone Op. 73 No. 6
        • Why? Op. 6 No. 5
  • Nicolas Medtner (1879-1880)
        • Twilight Op. 24 No. 4
        • Whenever I hear birdsong Op. 28 No. 2
        • Sleeplessness Op. 37 No. 1
  • Interval
  • Sergey Rachmaninov (1873-1943)
        • Sing not to me, beautiful maiden Op. 4 No. 4
        • Oh, do not grieve Op. 14 No. 8
        • Fragment from Musset Op. 21 No. 6
        • The Dream Op. 8 No. 5
        • Before the icon Op. 21 No. 10
        • No prophet, I Op. 21 No. 11
        • Christ is risen Op. 26 No. 6
        • To the children Op. 26 No. 7
        • The ring Op. 26 No. 14
        • Again I am alone Op. 26 No. 9
        • There are many sounds Op. 26 No. 1
        • Spring waters Op. 14 No. 11

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