Sunday 3 May 2020 3:00PM

Cancelled: Ronan Collett baritone; Nicholas Rimmer piano

Ravel, Eisler, Ives and Gruenberg


Cancelled Concert
In response to advice from Public Health England, Wigmore Hall will be closed from Tuesday 17 March. This event has therefore been cancelled.

Read a full statement from Wigmore Hall Director John Gilhooly.


  • Ronan Collett baritone
  • Nicholas Rimmer piano

Now enjoying a major career, the baritone offers a varied programme including extracts from Hanns Eisler’s Hollywood Songbook (1938-43) and songs by the neglected American composer Louis Gruenberg (1884-1964).

  • Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)
        • Histoires naturelles
  • Hanns Eisler (1898-1962)
      • Hollywood Songbook
        • Wenn sie nachts lag und dachte 'Der Sohn I'
        • Mein junger Sohn fragt mich 'Der Sohn II'
        • An den kleinen Radioapparat
        • In den Weiden
        • Frühling
        • Über den Selbstmord
        • Die Flucht
        • Der Kirschdieb
  • Charles Edward Ives (1874-1954)
        • Walking
        • Like a Sick Eagle
        • The Cage
        • The Greatest Man
        • Afterglow
        • Watchman!
        • Swimmers
  • Louis Gruenberg (1884-1964)
      • Animals and Insects Op. 22
        • The Lion
        • An Explanation of the Grasshopper
        • The Mysterious Cat
        • Two Old Crows

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