Wensleydale Concert Series

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Melicus Duo - November 2015

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Artist Profile: Marie Vassiliou (Soprano)
Artist Profile: Nico de Villiers (Piano)
Venue: Saint Andrew's Church, Aysgarth

A programme of songs in two halves.

  • Songs inspired by Spain
  • Songs inspired by Shakespeare

A programme that looks at Spanish Music and Shakespearian texts from various points of view.

In the Spanish half some songs are by Spanish composers, others are songs from music that was influenced by Spain; including music by De Falla, Granados, Viardot and Pierné.

Settings of Shakespearian and Elizabethan texts will include songs by Korngold, Argento, Quilter and Klatzow.

 

Memories from the concert: