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Songs of longing, love and lust from Leeds Lieder Festival

BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2017 finalist Louise Alder and acclaimed pianist Joseph Middleton give a concert of songs by Liszt, Debussy, Britten and Hahn.

BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2017 finalist Louise Alder and acclaimed pianist Joseph Middleton give a concert of songs by Liszt, Debussy, Britten and Hahn.

Recorded at the Leeds Lieder Festival at The Venue at the Leeds College of Music.

Richard Strauss:
"Waldseligkeit"
"Stänchen"
"Breit über mein Haupt"
"Das Rosenband"
"Heimliche Aufforderung"
"Meinem Kinde"

Reynaldo Hahn:
"Fêtes galantes"
"Si mes vers"
"Le printemps"
"L'heure exquise"

Franz Liszt:
3 Petrarch Sonnets
"Pace non trovo"
"Benedetto sia'il giorno"
"I'vidi in terra angelica costume"

Interval
Schubert/Liszt: "Wanderer Fantasy" for Piano and Orchestra
Louis Lortie (piano)
Residentie Orchestra The Hague
(CD)

Claude Debussy: Ariettes oubliées
"C'est l'extase langoureuse"
"Il pleure dans mon coeur"
"L'ombre des arbres"
"Chevaux de bois"
"Green"
"Spleen"

Benjamin Britten: On this Island
"Let the florid music praise!"
"Now the leaves are falling fast"
"Seascape"
"Nocturne"
"As it is, plenty"

Louise Alder (soprano)
Joseph Middleton (piano)

Photo credit: Robert Piwko.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Richard Strauss

    Waldseligkeit (8 Lieder, Op 49 No 1)

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Louise Alder.
  • Richard Strauss

    Standchen (6 Lieder, Op 17 No 2)

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Louise Alder.
  • Richard Strauss

    Breit uber mein Haupt (6 Lieder Aus Lotusblattern, Op.19 No 1)

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Louise Alder.
  • Richard Strauss

    Das Rosenband (4 Lieder Op 36 No 1)

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Louise Alder.
  • Richard Strauss

    Heimliche Aufforderung (4 Lieder Op 27 No 3)

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Louise Alder.
  • Richard Strauss

    Meinem Kinde (6 Lieder Op 37 No 3)

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Louise Alder.
  • Reynaldo Hahn

    Fetes Galantes

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Louise Alder.
  • Reynaldo Hahn

    Si mes vers avaient des ailes

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Louise Alder.
  • Reynaldo Hahn

    Le Printemps

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Louise Alder.
  • Reynaldo Hahn

    L'Heure exquise (Chansons grises, No 5)

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Louise Alder.
  • Franz Liszt

    3 Petrarch Sonnets

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Louise Alder.
  • Franz Schubert

    Wanderer Fantasie

    Performer: Louis Lortie. Music Arranger: Franz Liszt. Orchestra: Residentie Orkest. Conductor: George Pehlivanian.
    • CHANDOS : CHAN 9801.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 1.
  • Claude Debussy

    Ariettes oubliees

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Louise Alder.
  • Benjamin Britten

    On This Island, Op 11

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Louise Alder.
  • Reynaldo Hahn

    A Chloris

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Louise Alder.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Violin Concerto in A minor, Op 53

    Performer: Nathan Milstein. Orchestra: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: William Steinberg.
    • EMI.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in D minor for 2 violins, RV 511 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Viktoria Mullova. Performer: Giuliano Carmignola. Orchestra: Venice Baroque Orchestra. Conductor: Andrea Marcon.
    • Vivaldi: Double Concertos: Mullova/Carmignola/Marcon.
    • Archiv Produktion.
    • 4.

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