Thursday 2 December 2021 7:30PM

Tenebrae; Juliet Stevenson narrator

Josephine Stephenson, Mauersberger, Philip Moore, Poulenc and Roderick Williams


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Change of Running Order and Additional Artist
Juliet Stevenson will be joining as narrator for this concert. The running order for the above concert has changed and will now be as below.


  • Tenebrae
  • Juliet Stevenson narrator

The group brings three London premières to the first concert of its Wigmore residency, two of them the work of admired baritone and composer Roderick Williams, the third of the Franco-British Josephine Stephenson; these are interspersed within a programme centred on Poulenc’s wartime masterpiece.

  • Roderick Williams (b.1965)
      • Lucis Creator Optime
        • (London première)
  • Philip Moore (b.1943)
      • 3 Prayers Of Dietrich Bonhoeffer
  • Josephine Stephenson (b.1990)
      • Into the Wreck
        • (London première)
  • Interval
  • Rudolf Mauersberger (1889-1971)
      • Wie liegt die Stadt so wüst
  • Roderick Williams
      • Lucis Creator Optime Postlude
        • (London première)
  • Francis Poulenc (1899-1963)
      • Figure humaine

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