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Songs for New Life and Love

  • Saturday 23 February 2019 - 7.30pm
  • The Stoller Hall
  • £17.44-£10.90

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  • Ruby Hughes - Soprano
    Joseph Middleton - Piano
  • R SCHUMANN Album fur die Jugend, Op. 68: Melodie in C major
    R SCHUMANN Frauenliebe und -leben, Op 42
    BRITTEN Charm of Lullabies
    IVES Love Songs and Lullabies
    Helen GRIME Bright Travellers
    arr. BRITTEN Celtic Folk Songs

A Main Event in the first Manchester Vocal Weekend

Explore love, lullabies and the bond between parent and child in a programme of well-loved works by Robert Schumann, Gustav Mahler, Charles Ives and Benjamin Britten, as well as Helen Grimes’ Bright Travellers, a 2018 work exploring the pain, passion, beauty and joy of becoming a parent.

Bid farewell to winter’s darkness and look ahead to the signs of new life that are born out of the spring.

20% discount for audiences aged 65+
£3.27 for students and under 19s

20% discount, and free entry to any masterclass, when you book this and one other Vocal Weekend Main Event
30% discount, and free entry to any masterclass, when you book this event and both other Vocal Weekend Main Events

Prices listed are inclusive of 9% booking fees

Part of Chetham’s at 50 and This Woman’s Work

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