Friday 28 December 2018 7:30PM

Nicky Spence tenor; Roger Vignoles piano

Schumann, Shostakovich, Britten and more

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

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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
        • Dem roten Röslein gleicht mein Lieb Op. 27 No. 2
      • Myrthen Op. 25
        • Niemand
  • 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? Op. 84
        • 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
  • Ottorino Respighi (1879-1936)
        • Nevicata
  • Joaquin Rodrigo (1901-1999 )
        • Pastorcito santo
  • Benjamin Britten
      • A Ceremony of Carols Op. 28
        • That yongë child
  • Lili Boulanger (1893-1918)
      • Clairières dans le ciel
        • Au pied de mon lit
  • 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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