Live from Wigmore Hall, Radio 3 New Generation Artist Alessandro Fisher is joined by world-renowned accompanist Roger Vignoles to sing Schumann, Grieg, Delius and de Frumerie.
Live from Wigmore Hall, London, Radio 3 New Generation Artist Alessandro Fisher is joined by world-renowned accompanist Roger Vignoles for a programme of music steeped in Nordic folklore by Schumann, Grieg, Delius and the Swedish composer and pianist Gunnar de Frumerie whose song cycle 'Songs of the Heart' sets the poetry of Nobel Prize winner Pär Lagerkvist.
Introduced by Andrew McGregor.
5 songs on texts by Hans Christian Andersen, Op. 40
To brune øjne & Jeg elsker dig (The heart's melodies, Op. 5)
En svane, Op. 25 No. 2
Med en vandlilie, Op. 25 No. 4
Fra Monte Pincio, Op. 39 No. 1
The Nightingale & Longing (Five Songs from the Norwegian)
Gunnar de Frumerie:
Songs of the heart, Op.27
Alessandro Fisher tenor
Roger Vignoles piano