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Live from the Queen's Hall, tenor James Gilchrist leads a song recital with guitarist Craig Ogden and pianist Anna Tilbrook, with music inspired by the East and lieder by Schumann.

Live from the Queen's Hall, British tenor James Gilchrist leads a song recital with guitarist Craig Ogden and pianist Anna Tilbrook, featuring music inspired by the East and Romantic lieder by Schumann.

Berkeley: Five Chinese Songs, Op.78
Britten: Songs from the Chinese, Op.58
Sally Beamish: Four Songs from Hafez
Dowland 'In Darkness let me Dwell'
Schubert: Ständchen (from Schwanengesang)
Dowland 'Come, Heavy Sleep'

11.55 Donald Macleod continues the theme of Eastern-influenced works in today's programme with Ravel's masterpiece inspired by the tales of the Arabian Nights - Shéhérazade

12.20
Britten: Nocturnal after John Dowland, Op.70
Schumann: Liederkreis, Op. 39

James Gilchrist - tenor
Anna Tilbrook - piano
Craig Ogden - guitar.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Berkeley

    Five Chinese Songs Op 78

    Performer: James Gilchrist.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Songs from the Chinese Op 58

    Performer: James Gilchrist.
  • Sally Beamish

    Four Songs from Hafez

    Performer: James Gilchrist.
  • Sally Beamish

    Four Songs from Hafez

    Performer: James Gilchrist.
  • John Dowland

    ‘In Darkness let me Dwell’ & ‘Come, heavy sleep’

    Performer: James Gilchrist.
  • Franz Schubert

    ‘Ständchen’ from Schwanengesang

    Performer: James Gilchrist.
  • John Dowland

    Come, heavy sleep

    Performer: James Gilchrist.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Nocturnal after John Dowland Op 70

    Performer: Craig Ogden.
  • Robert Schumann

    Liederkreis Op 39

    Performer: James Gilchrist.

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