Tuesday 1 June 2021 7:30PM

Sarah Fox soprano; Alice Coote mezzo-soprano; Alessandro Fisher tenor; Roderick Williams baritone; William Thomas bass; Graham Johnson piano

Barber, Berlin, Brahms and more

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  • Sarah Fox soprano
  • Alice Coote mezzo-soprano
  • Alessandro Fisher tenor
  • Roderick Williams baritone
  • William Thomas bass
  • Graham Johnson piano

An all-star vocal line up continues Wigmore Hall’s anniversary week celebrations with a song gala reflecting on our pandemic journey, through the feelings and experiences we have all had in the last 14 months; danger, lockdown, hope and our continued recovery.

    • C O V I D ’ S   M E T A M O R P H O S E S
    • DANGER
  • Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
      • Der Tod und das Mädchen D531
  • Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)
      • Die Warnung HXXVc 6
  • Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
      • Liederkreis Op. 39
        • Zwielicht No. 10
  • Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
      • Six Quartets Op. 112
        • Nächtens No. 2
  • Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)
      • Death in Venice Op. 88
        • The Travel Bureau
    • LOCKDOWN
  • Irving Berlin (1888-1989)
      • All Alone
  • Johannes Brahms
      • 5 Romanzen und Lieder Op. 84
        • Vergebliches Ständchen No. 4
  • Samuel Barber (1910-1981)
      • Hermit Songs Op. 29
        • The Desire for Hermitage
  • Reynaldo Hahn (1874-1947)
      • D'une prison
  • Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)
      • Prison Op. 83 No. 1
  • Gustav Mahler (1860-1911)
      • Rückert Lieder
        • Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen
    • HOPE
  • Franz Schubert
      • Frühlingsglaube D686
  • Hugo Wolf (1860-1903)
      • Mörike Lieder
        • Gebet
  • Hanns Eisler (1898-1962)
      • Hölderlin-Fragmente
        • An die Hoffnung
  • Ivan Caryll (1861-1921)
      • Someday waiting will end
    • RECOVERY
  • Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
      • Frühlingsglaube Op. 9 No. 8
  • Hugo Wolf
      • Mörike Lieder
        • Der Genesene an die Hoffnung
  • Hanns Eisler
      • Genesung
  • Milton (1893-1979)
      • Song of the Dawn​
  • Francis Poulenc (1899-1963)
      • Tel jour, telle nuit
        • No. 1 Bonne journée
  • Franz Schubert
      • Kantate für Irene Kiesewetter D936