Sunday 18 December 2022 3:00PM

Ruby Hughes soprano; Huw Watkins piano

Echo

Duration

This concert will be approximately 1 hour in duration, without an interval

£16concs£14

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  • Ruby Hughes soprano
  • Huw Watkins piano

A programme of music ancient and modern from the internationally acclaimed soprano and her composer/pianist colleague, including a setting by Watkins himself.

  • Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
      • Partita No. 4 in D BWV828
        • Sarabande
  • Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)
      • 5 Spiritual Songs
        • Gedenke doch, mein Geist, zurücke (based on Johann Sebastian Bach)
  • Johann Sebastian Bach
      • French Suite No. 3 in B minor BWV814
        • Sarabande
  • Benjamin Britten
      • 5 Spiritual Songs
        • Komm, süsser Tod (based on Johann Sebastian Bach)
  • Johann Sebastian Bach
      • Partita No. 6 in E minor BWV830
        • Corrente
  • Benjamin Britten
      • 5 Spiritual Songs
        • Liebster Herr Jesu (based on Johann Sebastian Bach)
  • Huw Watkins (b.1976)
      • Echo
  • Interval
  • Henry Purcell (1659-1695)
      • Now Does the Glorious Day Appear (Ode for Queen Mary's Birthday) Z332
        • By beauteous softness mixed with majesty (arranged by Thomas Adès)
      • Of old, when heroes thought it base Z333
        • So when the glittering Queen of Night (realised by Benjamin Britten)
      • Now that the sun hath veiled his light (An Evening Hymn on a Ground) Z193
        • (arranged by Thomas Adès)
  • Benjamin Britten
      • Ca' the yowes
  • Cheryl Frances-Hoad (b.1980)
      • Lament
  • Benjamin Britten
      • I wonder as I wander
  • Deborah Pritchard (b.1977)
      • The World
  • Benjamin Britten
      • How sweet the answer
  • Errollyn Wallen (b.1958)
      • About Here
  • Benjamin Britten
      • Dafydd y Garreg Wen

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