Tuesday 20 March 2018 7:30PM

Nash Ensemble; Ian Brown piano; Rebecca Evans soprano

Saint-Saëns, Ravel, Debussy, Delage and Fauré

Additional notes

  • Change of Artist
    Due to unforeseen circumstances, Christine Rice (mezzo-soprano) is unable to take part in the above concert. She will be replaced by Rebecca Evans (soprano).
  • Change of Duration
    The duration for this concert has changed from previously advertised and will now be as listed below.
  • Duration

    This concert will be approximately 2 hours and 20 minutes 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.

    • Nash Ensemble
    • Ian Brown piano
    • Rebecca Evans soprano

    Rebecca Evans directs her powerfully expressive voice to a group of Ravel folksong settings and the Four Hindu Poems of Maurice Delage, one of Stravinsky’s closest French composer friends.

    Saint-Saëns’s Caprice on Danish and Russian tunes makes a joyous opening to a programme filled with colour and vitality.

    • Camille Saint-Saëns (1835-1921)
          • Caprice sur des airs danois et russes Op. 79
    • Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)
          • Cinq mélodies populaires grecques
          • Chants populaires (selection)
    • Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
          • String Quartet in G minor Op. 10
    • Interval
    • Maurice Delage (1879-1961)
          • Quatre poèmes hindous
    • Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)
          • Piano Quartet No. 2 in G minor Op. 45

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