Jennifer Johnston, Robin Tritschler
Clemency Burton-Hill introduces performances given by Jennifer Johnston (mezzo) and Robin Tritschler (tenor). With music by Schubert, Britten and Bridge.
Clemency Burton-Hill presents the first programme in a new series featuring members of the BBC's New Generation Artists scheme. Now in its 14th year, the NGA scheme is a showcase for young artists who are beginning to make a mark on the national and international music scene. The scheme offers them unique opportunities to develop their talents, including concerts in London and around the UK, appearances and recordings with the BBC orchestras, and special studio recordings for Radio 3.
Today, a chance to hear from two British singers currently on the scheme, and the Norwegian pianist Christian Ihle Hadland.
Schubert: Du bist die Ruh, D776
Jennifer Johnston (mezzo), Christian Ihle Hadland (piano)
Selection of songs by Britten
Robin Tritschler (tenor), Malcolm Martineau (piano)
Bridge: Three Songs with Viola
Jennifer Johnston (mezzo), Lise Berthaud (viola), Christian Ihle Hadland (piano).