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Veronique Gens, Susan Manoff

From the Wigmore Hall, London Fiona Talkington presents a recital in which soprano Veronique Gens and pianist Susan Manoff perform songs by Massenet, Gounod and Hahn.

Live from London's Wigmore Hall, soprano Véronique Gens and pianist Susan Manoff transport us to a French salon in the early years of the 20th-century. Their programme consists of songs by Massenet, Gounod - and Reynaldo Hahn who, as well as being a composer, conductor and critic was the lover of Marcel Proust.

Presented by Fiona Talkington.

Massenet: Chant provençal; Rondel de la belle au bois; L'âme des oiseaux;
La mort de la cigale; Soleil couchant; Nuit d'Espagne
Gounod: O ma belle rebelle; Prends garde; Lamento; Où voulez-vous aller?; Sérénade
Hahn: Quand je fus pris au pavillon; Trois jours de vendange; Lydé from 'Études latines'; Tyndaris from 'Études latines'; Pholoé from 'Études latines' ; A Chloris; Le printemps

Véronique Gens (soprano)
Susan Manoff (piano).

1 hour

Music Played

  • Wigmore Hall: Veronique Gens and Susan Manoff

    • Jules Massenet

      Chant procençal for voice and piano

      Performer: Susan MANOFF - Piano Performer: Veronique GENS - Soprano

    • Jules Massenet

      Rondel de la belle au bois for voice and piano

      Performer: Susan MANOFF - Piano Performer: Veronique GENS - Soprano

    • Jules Massenet

      L' Ame des oiseaux for voice and piano

      Performer: Susan MANOFF - Piano Performer: Veronique GENS - Soprano

    • Jules Massenet

      La mort de la cigale for voice and piano

      Performer: Susan MANOFF - Piano Performer: Veronique GENS - Soprano

    • Jules Massenet

      Soleil couchant for voice and piano

      Performer: Susan MANOFF - Piano Performer: Veronique GENS - Soprano

    • Jules Massenet

      Nuit d'Espagne for voice and piano

      Performer: Susan MANOFF - Piano Performer: Veronique GENS - Soprano

    • Charles‐François Gounod

      O ma belle rebelle for voice and piano

      Performer: Susan MANOFF - Piano Performer: Veronique GENS - Soprano

    • Charles‐François Gounod

      Prends garde for voice and piano

      Performer: Susan MANOFF - Piano Performer: Veronique GENS - Soprano

    • Edmond DE POLIGNAC

      Lamento for voice and piano

      Performer: Susan MANOFF - Piano Performer: Veronique GENS - Soprano

    • Charles‐François Gounod

      Ou voulez-vous aller - barcarolle for voice and piano

      Performer: Susan MANOFF - Piano Performer: Veronique GENS - Soprano

    • Charles‐François Gounod

      Serenade for voice and piano (cello/harm. ad lib) [1857]

      Performer: Susan MANOFF - Piano Performer: Veronique GENS - Soprano

    • Reynaldo Hahn

      Quand je fus pris au pavillon for voice and piano [from "Rondels"]

      Performer: Susan MANOFF - Piano Performer: Veronique GENS - Soprano

    • Reynaldo Hahn

      Trois jours de vendange for voice and piano

      Performer: Susan MANOFF - Piano Performer: Veronique GENS - Soprano

    • Reynaldo Hahn

      Lydé, Tyndaris & Pholoé [from "Etudes latines for voices and piano"]

      Performer: Susan MANOFF - Piano Performer: Veronique GENS - Soprano

    • Reynaldo Hahn

      A Chloris for voice and piano

      Performer: Susan MANOFF - Piano Performer: Veronique GENS - Soprano

    • Reynaldo Hahn

      Le Printemps for voice and piano [from "Rondels"]

      Performer: Susan MANOFF - Piano Performer: Veronique GENS - Soprano

    • Francis Poulenc

      Les Chemins de l'amour - valse chantee for voice and piano [1940]

      Performer: Susan MANOFF - Piano Performer: Veronique GENS - Soprano

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