Event Details

Tue, 10 May 2022

7.30pm

Victoria Concert Hall

Event has ended

Vocalising the poetic yearnings of lovers, soldiers and travelers, acclaimed British baritone Roderick Williams presents this fascinating programme comprising selections from the lovelorn songbooks of Schubert and Schumann, as well as songs from the English tradition. Haunting tales from lives lost in the First World War weave alongside Vaughan Williams’s take on wayfarer’s nostalgia.

Featuring

 
  • ● Roderick Williams,baritone
  • ● Paul Cibis, piano

Programme

 

SCHUBERT
• Selections from Die Schöne Müllerin

BUTTERWORTH
• Selections from A Shropshire Lad

REBECCA CLARKE
• 8 o'clock, Aufblick and Stimme im Dunkein

SCHUMANN
• Selections from Liederkreis, Op.24

WILLIAM DENIS BROWNE
• To Gratiana dancing and singing

CHARLES WILFRED ORR
• Selections from A Shropshire Lad

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS
• Selections from Songs of Travel

SCHUMANN
• Selections from Album für die Jugend, Op. 68 (piano solo)

CHOPIN
• Preludes No. 10 & 23 (piano solo)

Duration

 

Approximately 1hr 30mins
(with 20 mins Intermission)