Katherine Broderick & Kathryn Stott

Tuesday 22 November 2022

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Award-winning soprano Katherine Broderick joins renowned pianist Kathryn Stott for an evening of music inspired by Vaughan Williams’ Songs of Travel and celebrating the 150th anniversary of his birth.  

The song-cycle draws on poems by Robert Louis Stevenson and, inspired by his love of travel, the programme includes songs from some of the countries he visited as well as acknowledging his Scottish heritage and traditional folk tunes. 

The performance also features a new commission and world premiere by British composer Cheryl Frances-Hoad with text by Leeds-based librettist and poet, Adam Strickson.

Presented in partnership with Leeds International Concert Season.

Price
£22
Venue
  • Howard Assembly Room

Start time
7.30pm

Language
Sung in English and French and BSL interpreted by Paul Whittaker

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Programme

James MacMillan Three Scottish Songs 
Grainger ‘Walking Tune’
‘Sprig of Thyme’
‘Six Dukes went a Fishing’
 
Cheryl Frances-Hoad New Piece – World Premiere 
DuparcL’Invitation au Voyage’
‘Au pays
ou se fait la guerre’
‘La vie
antérieure’

Vaughan Williams Songs of Travel 

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