Sophie Bevan And Sebastian Wybrew at Wigmore Hall

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Sophie Bevan soprano

Sebastian Wybrew piano

Song is 'nothing less than speech charged with emotion', observed Vaughan Williams.

Sophie Bevan's programme explores themes of national identity and the enduring power of popular culture with songs inspired by traditional British texts and the revival of native folk music.

BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Trad/Irish

The lark in the clear air

The Stuttering Lovers

Ivor Gurney (1890-1937)

Down by the Salley Gardens

Eric Coates (1886-1957)

Betty and Johnny

Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)

Early one morning

Percy Grainger (1882-1961)

The Sprig of Thyme

Trad/Scottish

Ae fond kiss

Herbert Hughes (1882-1937)

I Know Where I'm Going

Ivor Gurney

Edward, Edward

Traditional

Lord Rendall

Benjamin Britten

The Brisk Young Widow

Percy Grainger

Died for Love

Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)

The Turtle Dove

Benjamin Britten

The Ash Grove

Trad/English

The Water of Tyne

Benjamin Britten

The last rose of summer

Venue Details & Map

Wigmore Hall

Address
Wigmore Hall
36 Wigmore Street
London
W1U 2BP
Telephone:
+44 (0)20 7935 2141

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