Friday 28 December 2018 7:30PM

Nicky Spence tenor; Roger Vignoles piano

Schumann, Shostakovich, Britten and more

Additional notes

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

Duration

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

£40£35£30£25£18

Priority Bookings made for the Autumn booking period of our 2018/19 Season are subject to an administration fee of £4.00 per booking.

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  • Nicky Spence tenor
  • Roger Vignoles piano

Originally from Dumfries, the versatile tenor presents a cornucopia of song, including an all-Scottish first half – with Robert Schumann and Shostakovich setting Robert Burns, and Benjamin Britten setting William Soutar – before an even more varied and seasonal second half.

  • Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
      • Myrthen Op. 25
        • Hochländers Abschied
        • Jemand
        • Hochländisches Wiegenlied
        • Niemand
        • Dem roten Röslein gleicht mein Lieb Op. 27 No. 2
  • Dmitry Shostakovich (1906-1975)
        • O wert thou in the cauld blast Op. 62 No. 2
        • Macpherson's Farewell Op. 62 No. 3
        • Jenny Op. 62 No. 4
  • Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)
        • Who are these Children?
  • Interval
  • Thea Musgrave
        • A Song for Christmas
  • Herbert Hughes (1882-1937)
        • Oh men from the fields
  • Sir Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924)
        • The Monkey's Carol
  • Herbert Howells (1892-1983)
        • Come sing and dance
  • Ottorino Respighi (1879-1936)
        • Nevicata
  • Joaquin Rodrigo (1901-1999 )
        • Pastorcito santo
  • Benjamin Britten
      • A Ceremony of Carols Op. 28
        • That yongë child
  • Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
        • Noël des enfants qui n'ont pas de maison
  • Richard Strauss (1864-1949)
        • Weihnachtsgefühl TrV 198
        • Winterweihe Op. 48 No. 4
  • Hugo Wolf (1860-1903)
        • Epiphanias

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