Wednesday 13 June 2018 7:30PM

Jakub Józef Orlinski countertenor; Michal Biel piano

Handel, Purcell, Schubert and more


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


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

  • Jakub Józef Orlinski countertenor
  • Michal Biel piano

Polish countertenor Jakub Józef Orlinski, praised for his tonal beauty, captured international attention as winner of the 2016 Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions.

He underlines his risingstar status with a Wigmore Hall debut recital of personal favourite songs and arias, including Paweł Łukaszewski’s beautiful setting of Maria Pawlikowska-Jasnorzewska’s poetry.

  • George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
      • Tolomeo HWV25
        • Inumano fratel ... Stille amare
  • Henry Purcell (c.1659-1695)
        • Music for a while Z583
        • If music be the food of love Z379c
        • What power art thou (Cold Genius aria) Z628
        • Strike the viol Z323
  • Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
        • Auf der Donau D553
      • Schwanengesang D957
        • Die Stadt
        • Nachtstück D672
  • Reynaldo Hahn (1874-1947)
        • A Chloris
        • Mai
        • Paysage
        • Fêtes galantes
        • L'heure exquise
  • Interval
  • Karol Szymanowski (1882-1937)
      • Kurpie Songs Op. 58
        • Lecioly zórazie
        • Wysla burzycka
        • Uwoz mamo
        • U jeziorecka
  • Tadeusz Baird (1928-1981)
        • Four Love Sonnets
  • Pawel Lukaszewski
        • Jesien
  • George Frideric Handel
      • Riccardo Primo, re d'Inghilterra HWV23
        • Agitato da fiere tempeste

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