Mezzo-soprano Kitty Whately celebrates the words and music of women
Kitty Whately and Simon Lepper perform settings of works by 20th-century's female poets and writers including Ursula Vaughan Williams, Virginia Woolf and Margaret Atwood.
Live from Wigmore Hall, London, presented by Sara Mohr-Pietsch. Kitty Whately and Simon Lepper present a programme of English Song settings of some of the 20th-century’s best-loved female poets and writers, including Ursula Vaughan Williams, Virginia Woolf, Edna St. Vincent Millay and Margaret Atwood.
Introduced by Sara Mohr-Pietsch.
Jonathan Dove: All the Future Days (Autobiography; Penelope; The Siren)
Ralph Vaughan Williams: 4 Last Songs
Judith Cloud: Night Dreams (Variations on the Word Sleep)
Lori Laitman: Orange Afternoon Lover (I Was Reading a Scientific Article)
Dominick Argento: From the Diary of Virginia Woolf (Anxiety)
Rebecca Clarke: Lethe
Juliana Hall: Letters from Edna (To Harriet Monroe; To Mother)
Jonathan Dove: Nights Not Spent Alone
Kitty Whately (mezzo-soprano)
Simon Lepper (piano)