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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.

Robert Schumann:
5 songs on texts by Hans Christian Andersen, Op. 40

Edvard Grieg:
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
Prinsessen
Fra Monte Pincio, Op. 39 No. 1

Frederick Delius:
Evening Voices
Sweet Venevil
The Nightingale & Longing (Five Songs from the Norwegian)

Gunnar de Frumerie:
Songs of the heart, Op.27

Alessandro Fisher tenor
Roger Vignoles piano

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57 minutes

Music Played

  • Robert Schumann

    5 Songs Op.40

    Performer: Alessandro Fisher. Performer: Roger Vignoles.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Prinsessen EG133

    Performer: Alessandro Fisher. Performer: Roger Vignoles.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Romancer (Aeldre og nyere) Op.39

    Performer: Alessandro Fisher. Performer: Roger Vignoles.
  • Edvard Grieg

    6 Songs Op.25

    Performer: Alessandro Fisher. Performer: Roger Vignoles.
  • Frederick Delius

    7 Songs from the Norwegian RT.5.9

    Performer: Alessandro Fisher. Performer: Roger Vignoles.
  • Gunnar de Frumerie

    Hjartets sanger [Songs of the heart] Op.27

    Performer: Alessandro Fisher. Performer: Roger Vignoles.

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