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Glenarm Festival of Voice: Saint-Saëns, Milhaud, Honegger and Ravel

Performances from soprano Siobhan Stagg, mezzo Ema Nikolovska and baritone Julien Van Mellaerts, from the Northern Ireland Opera Festival of Voice 2019 at Glenarm, Co. Antrim.

John Toal presents a series of recitals from Northern Ireland Opera's Festival of Voice 2019, recorded at St Patrick's Church of Ireland in Glenarm, Co Antrim.

Joseph Middleton accompanies the Australian soprano, Siobhan Stagg, the Canadian-Macedonian mezzo Ema Nikolovska (a Radio 3 New Generation Artist), and the New Zealand baritone Julien Van Mellaerts in a programme celebrating composers active in Paris in the 1920s – a musical melting pot, with illustrious composers, and some up-and-coming ones, living side by side.

Today’s programme includes song by Saint-Saëns, Milhaud, Honegger and Ravel.

Poulenc: Banalités
Honegger: Trois chanson de la petite sirène
Milhaud: Catalogue de fleurs
Ema Nikolovska, mezzo-soprano
Joseph Middleton, piano

Saint-Saëns: Marquise, vous souvenez-vous?; La Coccinelle; Le Rossignol; La Brise; Tournoiement; Guitares et Mandolines
Julien Van Mellaerts, baritone
Joseph Middleton, piano

Hahn: À Chloris; Si mes vers avaient des ailes; L'Heure exquise
Nadia Boulanger: Prière
Ravel: Kaddisch
Siobhan Stagg, soprano
Joseph Middleton, piano

57 minutes

Music Played

  • Francis Poulenc

    Banalités

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Ema Nikolovska.
  • Arthur Honegger

    3 Chansons de 'La petite sirène', H.63

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Ema Nikolovska.
  • Darius Milhaud

    Catalogue de Fleurs, Op.60

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Ema Nikolovska.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Marquise, vous souvenez-vous?

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Julien Van Mellaerts.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    La coccinelle

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Julien Van Mellaerts.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Le rossignol

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Julien Van Mellaerts.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    La brise

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Julien Van Mellaerts.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Tournoiement

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Julien Van Mellaerts.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Guitares et mandolines

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Julien Van Mellaerts.
  • Reynaldo Hahn

    À Chloris

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Siobhan Stagg.
  • Reynaldo Hahn

    Si mes vers avaient des ailes

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Siobhan Stagg.
  • Reynaldo Hahn

    L'Heure exquise

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Siobhan Stagg.
  • Nadia Boulanger

    Prière

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Siobhan Stagg.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Kaddisch

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Siobhan Stagg.

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