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Angela Hewitt - Couperin, Faure, Rameau

Live from Wigmore Hall, London

Presented by Catherine Bott

Known for her refined performances of Bach's repertoire, pianist Angela Hewitt brings the same sensitivity and finesse to her interpretations of French music.

Her Wigmore Hall programme features selections from Couperin's four published books of harpsichord music, as well as Faure Nocturnes and Rameau's Suite in A minor.

Couperin (from Second livre de pièces de clavecin, 6e ordre):
Les moissoneurs
Les langueurs-tendres
Les Baricades mistérieuses
Le moucheron
(from Troisième livre de pièces de clavecin, 14e ordre):
Le rossignol-en-amour
(from Quatrième livre de pièces de clavecin, 26e ordre):
La pantomime
(from Seconde livre de pièces de clavecin, 8e ordre):
Passacaille

Fauré
Thème et Variations in C# minor Op. 73

8.15pm INTERVAL

Fauré
Nocturne No. 5 in Bb Op. 37
Nocturne No. 6 in Db Op. 63
Nocturne No. 13 in B minor Op. 119

Rameau
Suite in A minor from Nouvelles suites de pièces de clavecin

Angela Hewitt (piano).

2 hours, 30 minutes

Last on

Thu 7 Jun 2012 19:30
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