Ludlow English Song Day

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The event that forms the English Song Weekend at Ludlow in Shropshire focuses on English song past, present and future. For a day of concerts dedicated to this repertoire, the Ludlow English Song Festival and its artistic director Iain Burnside join forces with Wigmore Hall, in whose values it encounters a perfect match.

Ludlow English Song Day

Natalya Romaniw

Natalya Romaniw soprano; Marta Fontanals-Simmons mezzo-soprano; Benson Wilson baritone; Iain Burnside piano

Saturday 22 October 2022 11:30AM

Ludlow English Song Day: I have twelve oxen

Claire Barnett-Jones

Claire Barnett-Jones mezzo-soprano; Nicky Spence tenor; Rosalind Ventris viola; Iain Burnside piano

Saturday 22 October 2022 2:00PM

Ludlow English Song Day: Lord, come away!

Harriet Burns

Harriet Burns soprano; Ailish Tynan soprano; Elgan Llŷr Thomas tenor; Robin Tritschler tenor; Adam Walker flute; Rosalind Ventris viola; Ian Tindale piano

Saturday 22 October 2022 4:30PM

Ludlow English Song Day: 'Hiraeth': Celtic perspectives

Robert Murray   © Gerard Collett

Robert Murray tenor; James Atkinson baritone; Iain Burnside piano; Katy Hamilton reader; Donald Macleod reader; Ian Skelly reader

Saturday 22 October 2022 7:30PM

Ludlow English Song Day: Still alive & frying bacon: Gerald Finzi's life in songs and letters from Diana McVeagh’s recent edition