Introduced by Clemency Burton-Hill. Tenor Ben Johnson sings Dowland lute songs, Nicolas Altstaedt performs cello pieces by Bridge, and the Escher String Quartet play Brahms.
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Dowland songs from tenor Ben Johnson with lutenist Jakob Lindberg, Bridge cello songs from Nicolas Altstaedt and a Brahms string quartet performed by the Escher Quartet.
Presented by Clemency Burton-Hill
Dowland: Unquiet thoughts; I saw my lady weep; Can she excuse my wrongs?
Ben Johnson (tenor)
Jakob Lindberg (lute)
Bridge: Four Pieces for cello and piano
Nicolas Altstaedt (cello)
Jose Gallardo (piano)
Brahms: String Quartet No. 3 in B flat major, Op. 67
Escher String Quartet.
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