Friday 29 June 2018 10:00PM

Lucy Schaufer mezzo-soprano; Huw Watkins piano

The Class of 1938


Please note the starting time is 10:00pm


  • Lucy Schaufer mezzo-soprano
  • Huw Watkins piano

This vibrant and eclectic mix of songs has one link, all the composers in Lucy Schaufer’s Wigmore Late were born in 1938. The British mezzo celebrates their 80th birthdays and their music’s dazzling diversity, complete with a John Corigliano world première, The Passionate Shepherd to His Love.

The Wigmore Hall Bar will be open after the concert for more late night Jazz and drinks. Free with your ticket, Jazz pianist Matt Redman will be performing from 11:00PM.

  • Wild Plum Arts
  • William Bolcom (b.1938)
      • Minicabs
        • I Feel Good
        • People Change
        • Food Song #2
        • Finale: Mystery of the Song?
      • Three Ghost Rags
        • I. Graceful Ghost Rag
  • Joan Tower
        • Up High (UK première)
        • Or like Engine
  • John Harbison
      • North and South
        • Late Air
  • Charles Wuorinen (b.1938)
        • Twang
  • Hedy West (1938-2005)
        • Five Hundred Miles (world première)
  • John Corigliano (b.1938)
        • The Passionate Shepherd to His Love (world première) [1]
  • Frederic Rzewski (b.1938)
        • War Song No. 1
  • Gordon Lightfoot (b.1938)
        • Black Day in July (world première)
  • Peter Yarrow (b.1938)
        • Sweet Survivor (world première)
  • John Corigliano
        • Metamusic
  1. Co-commissioned by Wild Plum Arts and Wigmore Hall

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