Thursday 12 November 2015 1:30PM

Maureen Lehane Vocal Awards 2015

Handel, Wishart, Wagner and more

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  • Heather Lowe mezzo-soprano accompanied by Jocelyn Freeman piano
  • Padraic Rowan bass-baritone accompanied by Richard Shaw piano
  • James Way tenor accompanied by Natalie Burch piano
  • Grace Durham mezzo-soprano accompanied by Edward Liddall piano
  • Jenny Stafford soprano accompanied by Michael Waldron piano
  • Julien Van Mellaerts baritone accompanied by João Araújo piano

The final of this prestigious singing competition, founded by the opera singer, Maureen Lehane, is now in its 23rd year. It recognises talented young singers (aged 22 – 30), and the finalists will each present a programme that includes works by Handel and Peter Wishart, as well as of their own choice.

  • Presented by Jackdaws Music Education Trust
  • Supported by The Rosemary Bugden Trust, Cooper Hall and Frome Voices
  • Accompanist Prize supported by Geoffery and Margaret Batten
  • George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
      • Alcina HWV34
        • Sta nell'ircana pietrosa tana
  • Peter Wishart (1921-1984)
        • Opheis kai klimakes Op. 35
  • Richard Wagner (1813-1883)
      • Wesendonck Lieder
        • No. 1 Der Engel
  • Manuel Rosenthal (1904-2003)
      • Chansons du monsieur Bleu
        • La souris d'Angleterre
  • George Frideric Handel
      • Berenice HWV38
        • Sì, tra i ceppi
  • Peter Wishart
        • You are a Refuge
  • Steven Mark Kohn (b.1957)
        • Ten Thousand Miles Away
  • Gustav Mahler (1860-1911)
      • Des Knaben Wunderhorn
        • Lob des hohen Verstandes
  • George Frideric Handel
      • Ariodante HWV33
        • Tu vivi e punito
  • Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
        • Auf Flügeln des Gesanges Op. 34 No. 2
  • Peter Wishart
        • The Pessimist
  • William Denis Browne (1888-1915)
        • Arabia
  • Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)
        • Act 1 Scene 17 Oh! la pitoyable aventure!
  • Peter Wishart
        • Tune for Swans
  • Manuel Rosenthal
      • Chansons du monsieur Bleu
        • La souris d'Angleterre
  • George Frideric Handel
      • Ariodante HWV33
        • Dopo notte, atra e funesta
      • Rodelinda HWV19
        • L'empio rigor del fato
  • Joaquin Rodrigo (1901-1999 )
      • 4 madrigales amatorios
        • No. 2 Vos me matásteis
  • Peter Wishart
        • Mountebank's Song
  • William Walton (1902-1983)
      • Troilus and Cressida
        • Act 2 Scene 1 How can I sleep?
        • Act 2 Scene 1 At the haunted end of the day
  • George Frideric Handel
      • Ottone, re di Germania HWV15
        • Del minacciar del vento
  • Peter Wishart
        • Henry & Mary
  • Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)
      • The Red Cockatoo & other songs
        • No. 1 A Poison Tree
  • Erich Wolfgang Korngold (1897-1957)
      • Die tote Stadt (The Dead City) Op.12
        • No. 12 Mein Sehnen, mein Wähnen
  • George Frideric Handel
      • Messiah HWV56
        • Part 2 No. 41 Why do the nations so furiously rage together
  • Peter Wishart
        • Quatre Petits Negres Blancs
  • Benjamin Britten
        • Look! Through the port comes the moonshine astray (Billy Budd)
  • Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
        • Erlkönig D328

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