Monday 9 July 2018 7:30PM

Dame Felicity Palmer mezzo-soprano; Simon Lepper piano

Purcell, Schumann, Tchaikovsky and more

Duration

This concert will be approximately 2 hours in duration, including an interval

£38£33£27£20£15

Ticket bookings are subject to a £2.00 administration fee. This fee covers the whole booking and is not per ticket.

  • Dame Felicity Palmer mezzo-soprano
  • Simon Lepper piano

Dame Felicity Palmer made her professional debut in 1971 and has since achieved stellar status as soprano and mezzo-soprano.

She and Simon Lepper build their programme around Lady Macbeth – a scena by Joseph Horovitz, a psychological portrait of Shakespeare’s terrifying, tragic character.

    • Programme to include:
  • Henry Purcell (c.1659-1695)
        • Mad Bess
  • Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
        • 5 Lieder der Maria Stuart Op. 135
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893)
        • None but the lonely heart Op. 6 No. 6
        • Night Op. 73 No. 2
        • Why? Op. 6 No. 5
  • Interval
  • Joseph Horovitz (b.1926)
        • Lady Macbeth - a Scena
  • Francis Poulenc (1899-1963)
      • Fiançailles pour rire
        • Violon
        • Mon cadavre est doux comme un gant
        • La Souris
      • Cinq poèmes de Max Jacob
        • Berceuse
  • Madeleine Dring (1923-1977)
        • Song of a nightclub proprietress
  • Janis Ian
        • At Seventeen
  • Stephen Sondheim (b.1930)
      • Follies
        • Losing my Mind
        • Could I leave you?

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