[IN PERSON] Early 20th Century British Song | Songs by Menotti, Schumann, & More

Friday, October 21, 2022 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Music Center of the Northwest
901 N 96th Street
WA 98103

Early 20th Century British Song

Black Stitchel by Ivor Gurney (1890–1937)
Cathleen ni Houlihan by Ivor Gurney

Golden Slumbers by Charles Villiers Stanford (1852–1924)
The fairy lough by Charles Villiers Stanford
A Soft Day by Charles Villiers Stanford

How sweet the moonlight sleeps by Michael Head (1900–1976)

Two Short Songs by Peter Warlock (1894–1930)
I. I held Love’s head
II. Thou gav’st me leave to kiss

Silent Noon from House of Life by Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872–1958)

Kathryn Vinson, mezzo-soprano
Joan Lundquist, piano

Songs by Menotti, Schumann, and More

from Five Songs by Gian Carlo Menottti (1928–1970)
– The Eternal Prisoner
– The Idle Gift
– The Longest Wait
– The Swing

Liebeszauber by Clara Schumann (1819–1896)
Ich stand in dunklen Träumen by Clara Schumann
Der Mond kommt still gegangen by Clara Schumann
Er ist gekommen in Sturn und Regen by Clara Schumann

If music be the food of love (third version) by Henry Purcell (1659–1695)

So shall the lute and harp awake from Judas Maccabeus by George Frideric Handel (1685–1759)

Beth Ann Bonnecroy, soprano
Asta Vaičekonis, piano

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