A POET'S LOVE: A RECITAL OF SONGS FOR TENOR AND PIANO
Date & Time: 12-07-2017/19:30 - 20:45
Event Code: 1207
Location: Christ Church
Description: Richard Pinnock (tenor) and Gareth Burgess (piano) perform Robert Schumann's most famous song cycle, "Dichterliebe" (1840) which sets sixteen of Heine's poems from the romantic world of flowers, dreams, fairy tales and unrequited love. The programme will also include English songs by Thomas Campion (born 450 years ago) and Barry Ferguson (born 1942), and settings of Hilaire Belloc poems by Roger Lord and Peter Warlock. Wine and soft drinks available from 19.00.