Sunday 10 September 2017 7:30PM

Sonia Prina contralto; Paolo Spadaro Munitto piano

Monteverdi, Duparc, Gershwin and more

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Confirmation of Programme
The programme for this concert has been confirmed as listed below.

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  • Sonia Prina contralto
  • Paolo Spadaro Munitto piano

The past is not a foreign country to Sonia Prina – it’s part of the living present, strongly connected to universal emotions and fundamental human feelings.

The Italian contralto is set to reveal the full intensity and passion of songs by Gershwin, Falla and Chopin as part of Wigmore Hall’s celebration of her art this season.

  • Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643)
        • Voglio di vita uscir
        • Lamento d'Arianna
  • Béla Bartók (1881-1945)
        • Three Hungarian Folksongs from Csík BB45b
  • Henri Duparc (1848-1933)
        • Au pays où se fait la guerre
        • L'invitation au voyage
        • Chanson triste
        • A piece from Feuilles volantes Op. 1
  • Manuel de Falla (1876-1946)
        • 7 canciones populares españolas
  • Interval
  • Mátyás Seiber (1905-1960)
        • 4 French Folk Songs
  • Fryderyk Chopin (1810-1849)
        • Chanson lithuanienne Op. 74 No. 16
        • Lamento Op. 74 No. 9
        • Madrigal Op. 74 No. 12
        • La jeune fille et le fleuve Op. 74 No. 3
  • George Gershwin (1898-1937)
        • The Man I Love
      • 3 Preludes
        • No. 2 Prelude in C sharp minor
  • Erroll Garner (1923-1977)
        • Misty
  • Encore
  • George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
        • Tamerlano HWV18

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