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Kitty Whately, Jennifer Johnston, Robin Tritschler, Mark Simpson

With Kitty Whately (mezzo-soprano) and Robin Tritschler (tenor) in music by Vaughan Williams, Mark Simpson (clarinet) in Finzi and Ireland, Jennifer Johnston (mezzo) in Britten.

Clemency Burton-Hill introduces recordings by the BBC's starry line-up of New Generation Artists, the young musicians Radio 3 believes will be the stars of the future. Today a chance to hear from mezzo Kitty Whately, clarinettist Mark Simpson, mezzo Jennifer Johnston and tenor Robin Tritschler.

Vaughan Williams: Silent Noon
Kitty Whately (mezzo-soprano), Ghamal Kamis (piano)

Finzi: 5 Bagatelles, Op 23
Mark Simpson (clarinet), Richard Uttley (piano)

Britten: A Charm of Lullabies
Jennifer Johnston (mezzo-soprano), Joseph Middleton (piano)

Ireland: Fantasy Sonata
Mark Simpson (clarinet), Richard Uttley (piano)

Vaughan Williams: On Wenlock Edge
Robin Tritschler (tenor)
BBC Philharmonic
conductor Clark Rundell.

1 hour, 15 minutes

Music Played

  • Benjamin Britten

    Britten - A Charm of Lullabies

    Singer: Jennifer Johnston. Performer: Joseph Middleton.
  • Gerald Finzi

    Finzi - 5 Bagatelles Op 23

    Performer: Mark Simpson. Performer: Richard Uttley.
  • John Ireland

    Ireland - Fantasy Sonata

    Performer: Mark Simpson. Performer: Richard Uttley.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Vaughan Williams - On Wenlock Edge

    Singer: Robin Tritschler. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Clark Rundell.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Vaughan Williams - Silent Noon

    Singer: Kitty Whately. Performer: Gamal Khamis.

Broadcast

Find out more about the New Generation Artists scheme

Find out more about the New Generation Artists scheme

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