Sunday 29 November 2020 7:30PM

Marlis Petersen soprano; Sirius Quartet

New World


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


Priority Bookings made for our 2020/21 Season Autumn concerts are subject to an administration fee of £4.00 per booking.

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  • Marlis Petersen soprano
  • Sirius Quartet

The much-admired German coloratura soprano collaborates with an ensemble whose inventive approach to music-making exactly matches hers. Their programme New World - Into Liberty has been described as ‘speaking passionately to the times in which we live and by so doing challenging the rest of us to imagine and ultimately manifest more harmony in the world’.

    • Programme to include:
  • Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
        • Piano Sonata (arr. for string quartet)
  • Gregor Huebner (b.1967)
        • Matilde
        • The Purcell Project Op. 57 (transcription from Henry Purcell)
        • #Still
  • George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
      • Rinaldo HWV7
        • Lascia ch'io pianga
  • Manuel de Falla (1876-1946)
      • 7 canciones populares españolas
        • Nana
  • Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
        • Wiegenlied Op. 49 No. 4
  • Ludwig van Beethoven
        • Abendlied unterm gestirnten Himmel WoO. 150
  • Richard Strauss (1864-1949)
      • 4 Last Songs
        • Beim Schlafengehen (arr. Gregor Huebner)
  • Edward Elgar (1857-1934)
        • Lux aeterna (arr. Fung Chern Hwei)

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