Sunday 22 May 2022 3:00PM

Samantha Hankey mezzo-soprano; Malcolm Martineau piano

Berg, Debussy, Falla and Strauss


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  • Samantha Hankey mezzo-soprano
  • Malcolm Martineau piano

The American mezzo received first prize and the media prize at the inaugural Glyndebourne Cup competition in 2018, also winning multiple awards at the Operalia competition that same year – including the Birgit Nilsson Prize for her interpretations of Richard Strauss. She has gone on to enjoy successful debuts in many opera houses and concert halls and will make her Glyndebourne debut in Handel’s Alcina this summer.

  • Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
      • Chansons de Bilitis
  • Richard Strauss (1864-1949)
      • Einerlei Op. 69 No. 3
      • Lob des Leidens Op. 15 No. 3
      • Schlechtes Wetter Op. 69 No. 5
  • Manuel de Falla (1876-1946)
      • 7 canciones populares españolas
  • Alban Berg (1885-1935)
      • 7 frühe Lieder

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