Monday 13 February 2017 1:00PM

Kathryn Rudge; James Baillieu; Gary Pomeroy

Howells, Quilter, Denis Browne, Gurney and Bridge


  • Kathryn Rudge mezzo-soprano
  • James Baillieu piano
  • Gary Pomeroy viola

English song flourished in the last century’s opening decades, touched by the wealth of native poetry and the trauma of global warfare.

Kathryn Rudge joins James Baillieu and Gary Pomeroy on a journey through a programme containing familiar pieces by Howells and Quilter and a rarity by Denis Browne.

  • BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Kathryn Rudge is a member of BBC Radio 3's New Generation Artists Scheme

  • Herbert Howells (1892-1983)
        • Come sing and dance
  • Roger Quilter (1877-1953)
        • Go, lovely Rose Op. 24 No. 3
        • Now sleeps the crimson petal Op. 3 No. 2
        • Music, when soft voices die Op. 25 No. 5
  • William Denis Browne (1888-1915)
        • To Gratiana dancing and singing
  • Herbert Howells
        • Peacock Pie
  • Ivor Gurney (1890-1937)
        • Sleep
        • Most Holy Night
        • The fields are full
        • By a Bierside
  • Frank Bridge (1879-1941)
        • Three songs for voice, viola and piano

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