Northern Ireland Opera Festival Of Voice 2018 [Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert]

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20180918

Chamber music performances from the NI Opera Festival of Voice 2018 at Glenarm, Co. Antrim

Live and recorded concerts from all over the UK. Includes the Wigmore chamber music series

John Toal presents a series of recitals from Northern Ireland Opera's Festival of Voice 2018, recorded at St Patrick's Church of Ireland in Glenarm, Co Antrim.

Simon Lepper accompanies former BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artist mezzo-soprano Kitty Whately, British soprano Gemma Summerfield - winner of the Royal Philharmonic Society's 2018 Chilcott Award - and Dresden-born bass-baritone Stephan Loges, in a programme including song by Purcell, Korngold, Finzi and Quilter.

Purcell:
Music for a while Z583
The fatal hour comes on apace Z421
There’s not a swain Z587

Arne:
Where the bee sucks
Under the greenwood tree

Korngold:
Shakespeare Songs op.31 -
Desdemona's song
Under the Greenwood tree
Blow, blow, thou winter wind
When birds do sing It was a lover and his lass

Kitty Whately (mezzo-soprano)/Simon Lepper (piano)

Finzi:
Let Us Garlands Bring (5 Shakespeare songs) Op.18 -
Come away, Death
Who is Sylvia?
Fear no more the heat o’ the sun
O mistress mine
It was a lover and his lass

Stephan Loges (bass-baritone)/Simon Lepper (piano)

Quilter
7 Elizabethan Lyrics Op 12 -
Weep you no more sad fountains
My life's delight
Damask roses
The faithless shepherdess
Brown is my love
By a fountainside
Fair house of joy

Gemma Summerfield (soprano)/Simon Lepper (piano)

20180919

Chamber music performances from the NI Opera Festival of Voice 2018 at Glenarm, Co. Antrim

Live and recorded concerts from all over the UK. Includes the Wigmore chamber music series

John Toal presents a series of recitals from Northern Ireland Opera's Festival of Voice 2018, recorded at St Patrick's Church of Ireland in Glenarm, Co Antrim.

Simon Lepper accompanies former BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artist mezzo-soprano Kitty Whately, British soprano Gemma Summerfield - winner of the Royal Philharmonic Society's 2018 Chilcott Award - and Dresden-born bass-baritone Stephan Loges, in a programme including song by Debussy, Mendelssohn and Strauss. Korngold, Finzi and Quilter.

Debussy: Ariettes Oubliees L.60
C'est l'extase langoureuse
Il pleure dans mon cœur comme il pleut sur la ville
L'ombre des arbres dans la rivière embrumée
Tournez, tournez, bons chevaux de bois
Aquarelles I. Green
Aquarelles II. Spleen

Gemma Summerfield (soprano)/Simon Lepper (piano)

Mendelssohn:
Gruss Op.191/5
Im Kahn
Schilflied from Six Songs Op 71/4

Carl Loewe:
Tom der Reimer Op 135a
Edward Op 1/1 from 3 Ballads

Stephan Loges (bass-baritone)/Simon Lepper (piano)

Strauss: 3 Ophelia Lieder Op.67
Wie erkenn' ich mein Treulieb?
Guten Morgen, 's ist Sankt Valentinstag
Sie trugen ihn auf der Bahre bloss

Vaughan Williams:
Take, O Take those lips away
When Icicles Hang by the Wall
Orpheus with his lute
Willow Song

Kitty Whately (mezzo-soprano)/Simon Lepper (piano)

20180920

Chamber music performances from the NI Opera Festival of Voice 2018 at Glenarm, Co. Antrim

Live and recorded concerts from all over the UK. Includes the Wigmore chamber music series

John Toal presents a series of recitals from Northern Ireland Opera's Festival of Voice 2018, recorded at St Patrick's Church of Ireland in Glenarm, Co Antrim.

Simon Lepper accompanies former BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artist mezzo-soprano Kitty Whately, British soprano Gemma Summerfield - winner of the Royal Philharmonic Society's 2018 Chilcott Award - and Dresden-born bass-baritone Stephan Loges, in a programme including song by Brahms, Sibelius, Wolf and Jonathan Dove.

Brahms:
Ständchen No 1 from 5 Songs Op 106/1
Verrat No 5 from 5 Songs Op 105/5
Über die Heide No 4 from 6 Songs Op 86/4
Dämmrung senkte sich von oben No 1 from 8 songs Op. 59/1
Da unten im Tale no 6 from 49 German Folksongs WoO 33/6
Mit vierzig Jahren No 1 from 5 songs Op 94/1
O wüsst ich doch den Weg zurück No 8 from 9 Songs Op 63/8

Stephan Loges (bass-baritone)/Simon Lepper (piano)

Sibelius:
Demanten på Marssnön, Op 36/6
Vilse, Op 17/4
Flickan kom från sin älsklings möte, Op 37/5
Sen har jag ej fragat mera Op.17/1

Wolf: Mignon Lieder
Mignon I Heiss mich nicht reden
Mignon II Nur wer die Sehnsucht kennt
Mignon III So lasst mich scheinen

Gemma Summerfield (soprano)/Simon Lepper (piano)

Jonathan Dove : Excerpts from “All you who sleep tonight ?
Condition
Prandial plaint
Interpretation
Mistaken
Soon
All you who sleep tonight

Kitty Whately (mezzo-soprano)/Simon Lepper (piano)

Brahms:
Lerchengesang No 2 from 4 songs Op 70/2
Stephan Loges (bass-baritone)/Simon Lepper (piano)

Chamber music performances from the NI Opera Festival of Voice 2018 at Glenarm, Co. Antrim

Live and recorded concerts from all over the UK. Includes the Wigmore chamber music series

John Toal presents a series of recitals from Northern Ireland Opera's Festival of Voice 2018, recorded at St Patrick's Church of Ireland in Glenarm, Co Antrim.

Simon Lepper accompanies former BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artist mezzo-soprano Kitty Whately, British soprano Gemma Summerfield - winner of the Royal Philharmonic Society's 2018 Chilcott Award - and Dresden-born bass-baritone Stephan Loges, in a programme including song by Brahms, Sibelius, Wolf and Jonathan Dove.

Brahms:
Ständchen No 1 from 5 Songs Op 106/1
Verrat No 5 from 5 Songs Op 105/5
Über die Heide No 4 from 6 Songs Op 86/4
Dämmrung senkte sich von oben No 1 from 8 songs Op. 59/1
Da unten im Tale no 6 from 49 German Folksongs WoO 33/6
Mit vierzig Jahren No 1 from 5 songs Op 94/1
O wüsst ich doch den Weg zurück No 8 from 9 Songs Op 63/8

Stephan Loges (bass-baritone)/Simon Lepper (piano)

Sibelius:
Demanten på Marssnön, Op 36/6
Vilse, Op 17/4
Flickan kom från sin älsklings möte, Op 37/5
Sen har jag ej fragat mera Op.17/1

Wolf: Mignon Lieder
Mignon I Heiss mich nicht reden
Mignon II Nur wer die Sehnsucht kennt
Mignon III So lasst mich scheinen

Gemma Summerfield (soprano)/Simon Lepper (piano)

Jonathan Dove : Excerpts from “All you who sleep tonight ?
Condition
Prandial plaint
Interpretation
Mistaken
Soon
All you who sleep tonight

Kitty Whately (mezzo-soprano)/Simon Lepper (piano)

Brahms:
Lerchengesang No 2 from 4 songs Op 70/2
Stephan Loges (bass-baritone)/Simon Lepper (piano)

20180921

Chamber music performances from the NI Opera Festival of Voice 2018 at Glenarm, Co. Antrim

Live and recorded concerts from all over the UK. Includes the Wigmore chamber music series

John Toal presents a series of recitals from Northern Ireland Opera's Festival of Voice 2018, recorded at St Patrick's Church of Ireland in Glenarm, Co Antrim.

Simon Lepper accompanies former BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artist mezzo-soprano Kitty Whately, British soprano Gemma Summerfield - winner of the Royal Philharmonic Society's 2018 Chilcott Award - and Dresden-born bass-baritone Stephan Loges, in a programme including song by Barber, Schumann, Weill and the 20th century Finnish composer Yrjö Kilpinen.

Barber:
Sure on this Shining Night, Op 13/3
Sleep now from Three Songs, Op 10/2
Crucifixion from Hermit Songs, Op 29/5
Nocturne, Op13/4

Kitty Whately (mezzo-soprano)/Simon Lepper (piano)

Felix Mendelssohn:
Neue Liebe from Six Songs, Op 19a/4
Die liebende Schreibt from 6 songs, Op 86/3
Winterlied from Six Songs, Op 19a/3

Fanny Mendelssohn:
Die Mainacht from Six Songs Op 9/6

Felix Mendelssohn:
Hexenlied from Twelve songs, Op 8/8

Gemma Summerfield (soprano)/Simon Lepper (piano)

Schumann: 4 Andersen settings from 5 Songs Op 40 -
Märzveilchen
Muttertraum
Der Soldat
Der Spielmann

Yrjö Kilpinen: from Spielmannslieder Op.77 -
Ihr ewigen Sterne
Spielmannssehnen
Vor Tau und Tag

Stephan Loges (bass-baritone)/Simon Lepper (piano)

Kurt Weill :
Speak Low from One Touch of Venus
My ship from Lady in the Dark
What good would the moon be? from Street Scene

Kitty Whately (mezzo-soprano)/Simon Lepper (piano)