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Wigmore Hall Mondays: Kitty Whately and Joseph Middleton

From Wigmore Hall, London, mezzo-soprano Kitty Whately and pianist Joseph Middleton perform English songs, including Ireland, Warlock, Gurney, Howells, Stanford and Britten.

From Wigmore Hall, London. Kitty Whately and Joseph Middleton perform a programme of English song.

Introduced by Sara Mohr-Pietsch

THIS OTHER EDEN
Ireland: Earth's Call
Warlock: My Own Country

FORESTS AND GARDENS
Gurney: Down by the salley gardens
Howells: King David
Stanford: La Belle Dame Sans Merci

MEADOWS AND FIELDS
Vaughan Williams: Silent Noon from 'The House of Life'
Head: A Green Cornfield
Ireland: Spring Will Not Wait
Gurney: The fields are full

BRITAIN'S BARD: The Words of William Shakespeare
Joseph Horovitz: Lady Macbeth - a scena
Britten: Fancie (Tell me where is Fancy bred)
Poulenc: Fancy
Bush: It was a lover and his lass

Kitty Whately, mezzo-soprano
Joseph Middleton, piano.

58 minutes

Music Played

  • John Ireland

    Earth's call (A sylvan rhapsody)

    Performer: Kitty Whately. Performer: Joseph Middleton.
  • Peter Warlock

    My own country

    Performer: Kitty Whately. Performer: Joseph Middleton.
  • Ivor Gurney

    Down by the Salley Gardens

    Performer: Kitty Whately. Performer: Joseph Middleton.
  • Herbert Howells

    King David

    Performer: Kitty Whately. Performer: Joseph Middleton.
  • Herbert Howells

    King David

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Kitty Whately.
  • Charles Villiers Stanford

    La Belle dame sans merci

    Performer: Kitty Whately. Performer: Joseph Middleton.
  • Charles Villiers Stanford

    La Belle dame sans merci

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Kitty Whately.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Silent noon

    Performer: Kitty Whately. Performer: Joseph Middleton.
  • Michael Head

    A Green cornfield

    Performer: Kitty Whately. Performer: Joseph Middleton.
  • John Ireland

    Spring will not wait

    Performer: Joseph Middleton.
  • Ivor Gurney

    The Fields are full

    Performer: Kitty Whately. Performer: Joseph Middleton.
  • Joseph Horovitz

    Lady Macbeth - A Scena

    Performer: Kitty Whately.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Fancy

    Performer: Kitty Whately. Performer: Joseph Middleton.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Fancy

    Performer: Kitty Whately. Performer: Joseph Middleton.
  • Geoffrey Bush

    It was a lover and his lass

    Performer: Kitty Whately. Performer: Joseph Middleton.
  • Terry Conway

    Fareweel regality

    Music Arranger: Maxim Boon. Performer: Kitty Whately.
  • Trad.

    My bonny lad

    Performer: Kitty Whately. Performer: Joseph Middleton.
  • Judith Weir

    Illuminare Jerusalem

    Choir: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge. Performer: Peter Stevens. Conductor: Stephen Cleobury.
    • A Festival Of Nine Lessons and Carols.
    • EMI Classics.
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