Wigmore Hall Mondays: Sophie Bevan and Sebastian Wybrew
Live from Wigmore Hall in London, soprano Sophie Bevan gives an all-English song recital, accompanied by pianist Sebastian Wybrew.
Live from Wigmore Hall, London, Radio 3's long-running lunchtime concert begins a new season with soprano Sophie Bevan and pianist Sebastian Wybrew in an all-English recital, including songs by Britten, Gurney, Vaughan Williams and Grainger.
Presented by Sara Mohr-Pietsch.
Trad: The lark in the clear air; The stuttering lovers
Gurney: Down by the Salley Gardens
Coates: Betty and Johnny
Britten: Early one morning
Grainger: The Sprig of Thyme
Trad: Ae fond kiss
Hughes: I know where I'm going
Gurney: Edward, Edward
Trad: Lord Rendall
Britten: The brisk young widow
Grainger: Died for love
Vaughan Williams: The Turtle Dove
Britten: The Ash Grove
Trad: The Water of Tyne
Britten: The last rose of summer
Sophie Bevan (soprano)
Sebastian Wybrew (piano).