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Yeol Eum Son plays Stravinsky and soprano Mhairi Lawson sings a selection of early songs which focus on women accompanied by Paula Chateauneuf on the theorbo.

Kate Molleson presents the second Lunchtime Concert to feature performances from the East Neuk Festival. Recorded at Crail Parish Church, in the Kingdom of Fife, South Korean pianist Yeol Eum Son plays Stravinsky's demanding and electrifying three movements for piano from his ballet, 'Petrushka'.
10 miles to the west of Crail lies the beautiful Kilconquhar Church where soprano Mhairi Lawson and theorbo player Paula Chateauneuf present an atmospheric and fascinating programme of songs depicting female characters entitled 'Mad Women, Queens and Lovers'.

Stravinsky: Petrushka
Yeol Eum Son (piano)

Anon: In a garden so green
Aytoun: Then wilt thou go
Anon: Joy to the person of my love
Carissimi: Lamento in morte di Maria Stuarda
Caccini: Maria, dolce Maria
Caccini: Regina laetare
Monteverdi: Disprezzata Regina
Mhairi Lawson (soprano) and Paula Chateauneuf (theorbo)

Presenter: Kate Molleson.

58 minutes

Music Played

  • Igor Stravinsky

    Three movements from Petrushka

    Performer: Yeol Eum Son.
  • Anon.

    In a garden so green

    Performer: Mhairi Lawson. Performer: Paula Chateauneuf.
  • Anon.

    Then wilt thou go

    Lyricist: Robert Aytoun. Performer: Mhairi Lawson. Performer: Paula Chateauneuf.
  • Anon.

    Joy to the person of my love

    Performer: Mhairi Lawson. Performer: Paula Chateauneuf.
  • Giacomo Carissimi

    Lamento in morte di Maria Stuarda

    Performer: Mhairi Lawson. Performer: Paula Chateauneuf.
  • Francesca Caccini

    Maria, dolce Maria

    Performer: Mhairi Lawson. Performer: Paula Chateauneuf.
  • Francesca Caccini

    Regina laetare

    Performer: Mhairi Lawson. Performer: Paula Chateauneuf.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Disprezzata Regina (from 'L'incoronazione di Poppea')

    Performer: Mhairi Lawson. Performer: Paula Chateauneuf.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata in D major, Kk.278

    Performer: Christian Zacharias.

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