Nash Ensemble and Stephanie d'Oustrac
Nash Ensemble and Stephanie d'Oustrac in an all-French programme from Wigmore Hall, including songs by Duparc, viola music by Vierne, and Ravel's String Quartet.
Nash Ensemble and mezzo-soprano Stéphanie d'Oustrac in an all-French programme from Wigmore Hall. The programme includes songs by Duparc and an arrangement of Debussy's elusive Mallarmé cycle, viola music by Vierne and Debussy, and ends with two glorious works by Ravel.
Debussy: Prélude à l'après midi d'un faune (arr. Benno Sachs)
Vierne: Deux pièces, Op 5
Debussy: Beau soir (arr. for viola and piano)
Léon Honnoré: Morceau de concert, Op 23
Henri Duparc: L'invitation au voyage; Phidylé
Debussy: Trois Poèmes de Stéphane Mallarmé (arr. Colin Matthews for voice and ensemble)
Ravel: Chansons madécasses; String Quartet in F major
Stéphanie d'Oustrac, mezzo-soprano
Lawrence Power, viola
Ian Brown, piano