Tuesday 9 May 2017 7:30PM

Lise Davidsen soprano; James Baillieu piano

Rosenblatt Recitals

Booking information

£5 tickets are available to this concert for Under 35s: More Information


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


Ticket bookings are subject to a £2.00 booking fee. This fee covers the whole booking and is not per ticket.

  • Lise Davidsen soprano
  • James Baillieu piano

Lise Davidsen was urged to develop her voice as an operatic soprano whilst studying at the Royal Danish Academy of Music, a recommendation fully justified in the wake of a string of prestigious award wins, including the Audience Prize at Operalia 2015. Davidsen’s 2016/17 season includes anticipated debuts at Glyndebourne and Opernhaus Zürich.

‘Norwegian soprano Lise Davidsen, aged 28, is the real deal … she sealed her win with singing that was strong and technically flawless, and put her name at the top of the list of young singers of her generation.’ Financial Times

‘She shows … with a phenomenal, dramatic voice how she can sing such a difficult aria. She took the public immediately.’ Plácido Domingo

Watch an introductory video to the Rosenblatt Recitals series at Wigmore Hall.

  • Edvard Grieg (1843-1907)
        • Songs
  • Luigi Cherubini (1760-1842)
      • Médée
        • Dei tuoi figli la madre
  • Jean Sibelius (1865-1957)
        • Songs
  • Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901)
      • Un ballo in maschera
        • Morrò, ma prima in grazia
  • Umberto Giordano (1867-1948)
      • Andrea Chénier
        • La mamma morta
  • Pietro Mascagni (1863-1945)
      • Cavalleria Rusticana
        • Voi lo sapete
  • Johann Strauss II (1825-1899)
        • Songs
  • Carl Maria von Weber (1786-1826)
      • Der Freischütz Op. 77
        • Wie nahte mir der Schlummer ... Leise, leise
  • Richard Wagner (1813-1883)
      • Tannhäuser
        • Gebet der Elisabeth

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