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Ben Johnson, James Baillieu - Britten, Schubert, English Songs

Live from King's Place, London

Presented by Petroc Trelawny

Tenor Ben Johnson, a Radio 3 New Generation Artist, with pianist James Baillieu, live from King's Place, London, in a programme of Britten, Schubert and English songs from the lighter end of the repertoire.

I attempt from love's sickness
Not all my torments
I'll sail upon the dog star
There's not a swain on the plain
Man is for the woman made

Der Zwerg
Nacht und Träume
Lied des Florio
Willkommen und Abschied

Britten: Canticle 1


Virginia Gabriel: Orpheus

Maude Valerie White:
Music to becalm his fever
The Throstle

Amy Woodforde-Finden (from Indian love lyrics):
When I am dying
Kashmiri song

Liza Lehmann:
Go lovely rose
Henry king

Maude Valerie White:
So we'll go no more a-roving
My soul is an enchanted boat.

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2 hours, 30 minutes

Last on

Mon 9 Apr 2012 19:30

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