Reid Chamber Concert

Date: 
Thursday, January 25, 1968
Time: 
7.30 pm.
Season/No: 
1967-68 season, 6th concert
Participant(s): 

Evelyn Saren - singer
Sidney Newman - pianoforte

Work(s) / Composer(s) / Opus No(s): 

I. Five lieder ... Brahms

    1. Auf dem see (op. 59, no. 2)
    2. Die mainacht (op. 43, no. 2)
    3. Weit uber das feld (op. 3, no 2)
    4. Blaues Auge (op. 59, no. 8)
    5. Botschaft (op. 47, no. 1)

II. "Liederkreis", op. 39 ... Schumann

    Poems by Heine    

    1. In der Fremde
    2. Intermezzo
    3. Waldegesprach
    4. Die Stille
    5. Mondnacht
    6. Schone fremde
    7. Auf einer burg
    8. In der fremde
    9. Wehmuth
    10. Zwielicht
    11. Im walde
    12. Frühlingsnacht

INTERVAL

III. "A charm of lullabies" (op. 41) ... Benjamin Britten

    1. A cradle song
    2. The highland balou
    3. Sephestia's lullaby
    4. A charm
    5. The nurse's song

IV. Three songs ... Vaughan Williams

    1. The new ghost
    2. Silent noon
    3. The water mill

V. Two songs from "let us garlands bring" ... Gerald Finzi

   4. Fear no more the heat o' the sun
   5. It was a lover and his lass

Programme: 
4-page programme
Programme Notes: 

There are no programme notes.

Ticket and/or Programme Price(s): 
Admission free. Programme: two shillings
Publicity and Reviews: 

On p.4: advert for a production of Monteverdi's 'Orfeo' on 7, 9 and 10 February; advert for a concert of avant-garde music on 22 February.

Notes: 

Although the poet is given as Heine, Schumann's op. 39 uses poems by Eichendorff; Heine's poems are used in Schumann's op. 24.