Thursday 4 April 2019 7:30PM

Matthew Rose bass; Tom Poster piano

Schubert, Liszt, Musorgsky, Poster and Ives

Additional notes

Change of Programme and Running Order
The programme and running order for this concert has been amended from previously advertised and will now be as listed below:


  • Matthew Rose bass
  • Tom Poster piano

Pianist/composer Tom Poster joins with leading bass Matthew Rose for a diverse programme, including piano pieces by each of the featured composers, Musorgsky’s song cycle setting poems that deal with death, plus a new work of Poster’s own.

  • Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
        • Strophe aus Die Götter Griechenlands D677
        • Fahrt zum Hades D526
        • Lied eines Schiffers an die Dioskuren D360
        • Im Abendrot D799
        • Wandrers Nachtlied II D768
        • Impromptu in E flat D899 No. 2
  • Franz Liszt (1811-1886)
        • Impromptu (Nocturne) S191
        • Über allen gipfeln ist Ruh S306/2
        • Gebet S331
        • Gastibelza S540
  • Interval
  • Modest Musorgsky (1839-1881)
        • Songs and Dances of Death
        • Impromptu passionné
  • Tom Poster (b.1981)
        • The Turning Year (world première) [1]
  • Charles Edward Ives (1874-1954)
        • 3 Improvisations
        • Ilmenau
        • The Children's Hour
        • Down East
        • At the River
        • The Circus Band
  1. Commissioned by Wigmore Hall

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