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Songs from the operas

London English Song Festival 2015

Venue: St George's Church, Hanover Square, W1S 1FX

Repertoire

Vaughan Williams
Ten songs from Hugh the Drover
Vaughan Williams
Two songs from Sir John in Love
Vaughan Williams
Seven songs from The Pilgrim’s Progress

Performers

Eve Daniell
soprano
Angharad Lyddon
mezzo-soprano
John Porter
tenor
Henry Neill
baritone
Frederick Brown
piano

Vaughan Williams wrote five operas and arranged selected songs for publication from three of them. In this rush-hour concert we hear all 19 of those songs, from Greensleeves, the well-known song from Sir John in Love to The song of the leaves of life and the water of life from The Pilgrim’s Progress.

Royal Academy of Music Junior Opera Fellowship holder Frederick Brown leads a quartet of superb young singers from the RAM.

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£10; Concessions (students & children): £5
All seating unreserved.

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