Irish folk song and music for voice, piano and English horn

Friday, March 17, 2017 @ 7:30 pm
Crossroads Community Center
16000 NE 10th St
Bellevue, WA 98008

Irish folk song settings by Benjamin Britten

Breanna Hanson, soprano

The Fox and the Grapes for soprano and English horn by Deborah Kavasch (b. 1949)

Tiina Ritalahti, soprano and Gail Perstein, English horn

Recitative and Rondo for English horn and Piano (reduction) by Anton Reicha (1770-1836)

Gail Perstein, English horn and Nobuko Hasegawa, piano

“O Nume Tutelar” from La Vestale by Gaspare Spontini (1744-1851)

Breanna Hanson, soprano and TBA, piano

Cavatine by Michele Carafa (1787-1872), Transcribed and arranged by Gustave Vogt (1781-1870)

Tiina Ritalahti, soprano Gail Perstein English horn and Nobuko Hasegawa, piano

“Schafe können sicher weiden” (Sheep may safely graze) by J.S. Bach (1685-1750)
from Was mir behagt, ist nur die muntre Jagd (The lively hunt is all my heart’s desire), Cantata, BWV 208

Breanna Hanson, soprano and TBA, piano

“Erfüllet, ihr himmlischen göttlichen Flammen (be fulfilled, your heavenly divine flame) by J.S. Bach (1685-1750)
from Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern (How lovely shines the morning star), Cantata BWV1

Gail Perstein, English horn, Tiina Ritalahti, soprano, Nobuko Hasegawa, piano