april, 2018

12apr19:30Gerald Finley & Julius Drake - King Charles the Martyr, Tunbridge Wells19:30 King Charles the Martyr, Royal Tunbridge Wells


Event Details

Concert in aid of The Hospice in the Weald.
Canadian baritone Gerald Finley is joined by collaborative pianist Julius Drake in a stunning programme of Germanic and Russian art song. The first half focuses on Beethoven and Schubert settings of Goethe, including Schubert’s breakout version of “Erlkönig.” The second half features songs and romances of Tchaikovsky and Rachmaninoff–literature that displays the beautiful traditions of Russian song-writing.
Booking information at www.ticketsource.co.uk/mkctw

Gerald Finley (Bass-Baritone)


Beethoven Goethe Lieder 10’

Neue Liebe, neues Leben op. 75 no. 2

Wonne der Wehmut op. 83 no. 1

Mit einem gemalten Band op. op. 83 no. 3

Aus Goethe’s Faust op. 75 no. 3


Schubert Goethe Lieder  26’


Geistes Gruss

An den Mond D259

Rastlose Liebe

An Schwager Kronos

Schäfers Klagelied

Wanderers Nachtlied  II D 768

Erlkönig op. 1




Tchaikovsky Romances                                                                

Don Juan op. 38/1

At the ball op. 38/3

None, but the lonely heart op. 6/6

Over burning ashes op. 25/2


Rachmaninoff Romances                                                            

O stay, my love op. 4/1

Silent night op. 4/3

Fate op. 21/1

Death of Linnet op. 21/8

Christ is risen op. 26/6

Spring flood op. 14/11


Selections from favourite Folksongs     

Resphigi My heart’s in the highlands

Liszt Go not happy day

Ravel Ye banks and braes

Schubert Der Lindenbaum

Shostakovitch Annie Laurie

Tosti I cannot tell


(Thursday) 19:30


King Charles the Martyr, Royal Tunbridge Wells