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Wigmore Hall Mondays: Olena Tokar and Igor Gryshyn

Live from the Wigmore Hall in London, Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents a concert in which soprano Olena Tokar and pianist Igor Gryshyn perform German, Russian and Czech songs.

Live from Wigmore Hall
Presented by Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Olena Tokar (soprano) & Igor Gryshyn (piano) with an enchanting programme of German, Russian and Czech songs.

Brahms: Botschaft, Op 47 No 1
Brahms: Über die Heide, Op 86 No 4
Brahms: Es träumte mir, Op 57 No 3
Brahms: Verzagen, Op 72 No 4
Rimsky-Korsakov: Of what I dream in the quiet night, Op 40 No 3
Rimsky-Korsakov: Cool and fragrant is thy garland, Op 23 No 3
Rimsky-Korsakov: Not the wind, blowing from the heights, Op 43 No 2
Rimsky-Korsakov: The lark sings louder, Op 43 No 1
Dvorak: 7 Gypsy Songs, Op 55
Strauss: Morgen, Op 27 No 4
Strauss: Schlechtes Wetter, Op 69 No 5
Strauss: Allerseelen, Op 10 No 8
Strauss: Cäcilie, Op 27 No 2

Ukrainian soprano Olena Tokar, a member of BBC Radio 3's New Generation Artists scheme, made her breakthrough in 2011 with the Salzburg Festival's Young Singers Project. She won the ARD International Music Competition in Munich the following year and went on to represent her homeland as a finalist in the 2013 BBC Cardiff Singer of the World competition. She makes her Wigmore Hall debut with an enchanting programme of German, Russian and Czech songs.

58 minutes

Music Played

  • Johannes Brahms

    Botschaft Op.47 No.1

    Performer: Igor Gryshyn. Singer: Olena Tokar.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Uber die Heide, Op.86 No.4

    Performer: Igor Gryshyn. Singer: Olena Tokar.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Songs

  • Johannes Brahms

    Es traumte mir, Op.57 No.3

    Performer: Igor Gryshyn. Singer: Olena Tokar.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Verzagen, Op.72 No.4

    Performer: Igor Gryshyn. Singer: Olena Tokar.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Of what I dreamin the quiet night, Op 40 No 3

  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Of what I dream in the quiet night Op.40 No.3

    Performer: Igor Gryshyn. Singer: Olena Tokar.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Cool and fragrant is thy garland, Op 23 No 3

  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Cool and fragrant is thy garland Op.23 No.3

    Performer: Olena Tokar.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Not the wind, blowing from the heights, Op 43 No 2

  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Not the wind, blowing from the heights Op.43 No.2

    Performer: Igor Gryshyn. Singer: Olena Tokar.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    The lark sings louder, Op 43 No 1

  • Antonín Dvořák

    7 Gypsy Songs, Op 55

  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    The lark sings louder Op.43 No.1

    Performer: Igor Gryshyn. Singer: Olena Tokar.
  • Richard Strauss

    Morgen, Op 27 No 4

  • Richard Strauss

    'Morgen', Op.27 No 4

  • Richard Strauss

    Schlechtes Wetter, Op 69 No 5

    Performer: Emma Bell.
  • Richard Strauss

    Schlechtes Wetter Op.69 No.5

    Performer: Igor Gryshyn. Singer: Olena Tokar.
  • Richard Strauss

    Allerseelen, Op 10 No 8

  • Richard Strauss

    Allerseelen Op.10 No.8

    Performer: Igor Gryshyn. Singer: Olena Tokar.
  • Richard Strauss

    Cäcilie, Op 27 No 2

  • Richard Strauss

    Cacilie Op.27 No.2

    Performer: Igor Gryshyn. Singer: Olena Tokar.
  • Richard Strauss

    Cäcilie, Op 27 No 2

  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Where the day dawns Op.47 No.6

    Performer: Olena Tokar.

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