Sunday 24 May 3pm Elder Hall
Mystery, romance, longing, love and loss – mezzo soprano Cheryl Pickering, ‘cellist Rachel Johnston and pianist Gabriella Smart perform works by Haydn, Schubert, Wolf and Brahms. Through music of beauty and passion, these three women performers tell the tales of three women from times past – Ariadne, loved and abandoned by Theseus on the isle of Naxos, Mignon yearning for her homeland and her past life, and the deep love Mary has for her child Jesus.
Haydn Arianna a Naxos
Schubert Mignon Lieder & Three Viennese Dances
Wolf Mignon Lieder
Brahms Zwei Lieder Opus 91