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Performances by soprano Gemma Summerfield, mezzo Kitty Whately and bass-baritone Stephan Loges from the Northern Ireland Opera Festival of Voice 2018 at Glenarm, County Antrim.

John Toal presents a series of recitals from Northern Ireland Opera's Festival of Voice 2018, recorded at St Patrick's Church of Ireland in Glenarm, Co Antrim.

Simon Lepper accompanies former BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artist mezzo-soprano Kitty Whately, British soprano Gemma Summerfield - winner of the Royal Philharmonic Society's 2018 Chilcott Award - and Dresden-born bass-baritone Stephan Loges, in a programme including song by Debussy, Mendelssohn and Strauss. Korngold, Finzi and Quilter.

Debussy: Ariettes Oubliees L.60
C'est l'extase langoureuse
Il pleure dans mon cœur comme il pleut sur la ville
L'ombre des arbres dans la rivière embrumée
Tournez, tournez, bons chevaux de bois
Aquarelles I. Green
Aquarelles II. Spleen

Gemma Summerfield (soprano)
Simon Lepper (piano)

Mendelssohn:
Gruss Op.191/5
Im Kahn
Schilflied from Six Songs Op 71/4

Carl Loewe:
Tom der Reimer Op 135a
Edward Op 1/1 from 3 Ballads

Stephan Loges (bass-baritone)
Simon Lepper (piano)

Strauss: 3 Ophelia Lieder Op.67
Wie erkenn' ich mein Treulieb?
Guten Morgen, 's ist Sankt Valentinstag
Sie trugen ihn auf der Bahre bloss

Vaughan Williams:
Take, O Take those lips away
When Icicles Hang by the Wall
Orpheus with his lute
Willow Song

Kitty Whately (mezzo-soprano)
Simon Lepper (piano)

57 minutes

Music Played

  • Claude Debussy

    Ariettes oubliées

    Performer: Simon Lepper. Singer: Gemma Summerfield.
  • Claude Debussy

    Ariettes oubliées

    Performer: Simon Lepper. Singer: Gemma Summerfield.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Gruss from 6 Songs Op.19a

    Performer: Simon Lepper. Singer: Stephan Loges.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    'Gruss' No.5 from 6 Songs Op.19a

    Performer: Simon Lepper. Singer: Stephan Loges.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Im Kahn

    Performer: Simon Lepper. Singer: Stephan Loges.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Schilflied from 6 Songs Op.71

    Performer: Simon Lepper. Singer: Stephan Loges.
  • Carl Loewe

    Tom der Reimer Op.135a

    Performer: Simon Lepper. Singer: Stephan Loges.
  • Carl Loewe

    Tom der Reimer, Op.135a

    Performer: Simon Lepper. Singer: Stephan Loges.
  • Carl Loewe

    Edward, No.1 from 3 Ballads Op.1

    Performer: Simon Lepper. Singer: Stephan Loges.
  • Carl Loewe

    'Edward' No.1 from 3 Ballads, Op.1

    Performer: Simon Lepper. Singer: Stephan Loges.
  • Richard Strauss

    3 Ophelia Lieder Op.67

    Performer: Simon Lepper. Singer: Kitty Whately.
  • Richard Strauss

    3 Ophelia Lieder from Op.67

    Performer: Simon Lepper. Singer: Kitty Whately.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    3 Songs from Shakespeare

    Performer: Simon Lepper. Singer: Kitty Whately.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Take, O take those lips away

    Performer: Simon Lepper. Singer: Kitty Whately.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    When icicles hang by the wall

    Performer: Simon Lepper. Singer: Kitty Whately.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Orpheus with his lute

    Performer: Simon Lepper. Singer: Kitty Whately.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Willow Song from 3 Elizabethan Songs

    Performer: Simon Lepper. Singer: Kitty Whately.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    The Willow Song

    Performer: Simon Lepper. Singer: Kitty Whately.
  • Jonathan Dove

    Finish

    Performer: Kitty Whately. Performer: Simon Lepper.

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