Monday 9 November 2020 7:30PM

Sarah Fox soprano; Kitty Whately mezzo-soprano; Alessandro Fisher tenor; Stephan Loges bass-baritone; Joseph Middleton piano

Bizet, Brahms, Elgar and more

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  • Sarah Fox soprano
  • Kitty Whately mezzo-soprano
  • Alessandro Fisher tenor
  • Stephan Loges bass-baritone
  • Joseph Middleton piano

Four wonderful singers and sought-after pianist Joseph Middleton present a programme which begins by alternating Britten’s realisations of Purcell songs with Schubert, before moving off into further mélodie and song.

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  • Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
      • An die Musik D547
  • Henry Purcell (c.1659-1695)
      • Come, ye sons of art, away Z323
        • Sound the trumpet
  • Franz Schubert
      • Laura am Klavier D388
  • Henry Purcell
      • If music be the food of love Z379a
  • Franz Schubert
      • An die Leier D737
  • Henry Purcell
      • Incidental music for Oedipus, King of Thebes Z583
        • Music for a while
  • Franz Schubert
      • Wer sich der Einsamkeit ergibt (Gesänge des Harfners I) D478
      • Wer nie sein Brot mit Tränen ass (Gesänge des Harfners II)
      • An die Türen will ich schleichen (Gesänge des Harfners III)
  • Henry Purcell
      • When Myra Sings Z.521
  • Franz Schubert
      • An die Laute D905
  • Henry Purcell
      • The Fairy Queen Z629
        • Hark! the echoing air
  • Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
      • Fünf Lieder Op. 105
        • No. 1 Wie Melodien zieht es mir
      • Fünf Lieder Op. 106
        • No. 1 Ständchen
      • Vier Gesänge Op. 70
        • Lerchengesang No. 2
      • 9 Lieder und Gesänge Op. 63
        • Heimweh II No. 8
  • Reynaldo Hahn (1874-1947)
      • Si mes vers avaient des ailes
  • Georges Bizet (1838-1875)
      • Feuilles d'album
        • Guitare
  • Poldowski (1879-1932)
      • Mandoline
  • Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)
      • 5 mélodies 'de Venise' Op. 58
        • Mandoline
      • La fée aux chansons Op. 27 No. 2
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)
      • Orpheus with his Lute
  • Roger Quilter (1877-1953)
      • Music, when soft voices die Op. 25 No. 5
      • 5 Shakespeare Songs (set 2) Op. 23
        • It was a lover and his lass
  • Arthur Seymour Sullivan (1842-1900)
      • 5 Shakespeare Songs
        • Orpheus with his lute
  • Encore
  • Edward Elgar (1857-1934)
      • Four Choral Songs Op. 53
        • No. 1 There is sweet music