Ruby Hughes, soprano. Joseph Middleton, piano.
Friday 21 July 7.30 pm
Picture Gallery, Paxton House
Schubert ~ Nachtstück | Abendstern | Die Sterne | Im Abendrot
Schumann ~ Frauenliebe und Leben
Britten ~ Five Folk Songs
Mahler ~ Rückert Lieder
We welcome multi award-winning soprano and former BBC New Generation Artist Ruby Hughes in a programme of works threaded around the theme of ‘Nocturnal Variations’ (recently released on CD). She is joined by her duo partner, the renowned accompanist Joseph Middleton.
‘Hughes voice is ravishing, her interpretations wonderfully fresh, her dynamic control, from the whispered opening to the blaze and glory at the close, is breathtaking.’ –Gramophone
Tickets £25.00 (concessions £12.50)
Approximate duration: 2 hrs
Concert supported by Andrew and Hilary Walker
Buffet suppers in the Hayloft Gallery from 6pm – tickets £24.00