NTR Opera Live – American Songs Remembered

NTR Opera Live 02 October 2021 19:00 – 23:00

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‘American Songs Remembered’ with soprano Elenora Hu, soprano Roberta Alexander and pianist Gilbert den Broeder. 

Presented by: Hein van Eekert

Songs by Charles Griffes, Richard Hageman, Kurt Weill and Stephen Sondheim, among others.

Followed by: opera from the United States.

Charles T. Griffes:  3 Poems of Fiona Macleod
– The Lament of Ian the Proud
– Thy Dark Eyes to Mine
– The Rose of the Nig
Richard Hageman
– Do Not Go My Love
– Miranda
Vittorio Giannini
– Tell Me, Oh Blue, Blue Sky!
– It is a Spring Nig
Margaret Bonds
– Minstrel Man
Stephen Sondheim
– One More Kiss (from Follies )
– Green Finch And Linnet Bird
Kurt Weill
– What Good Would The Moon Be (from Street Scene )
Andre Previn
– The Town Is Lit

The Classic Top 400 Ballot Boxdrives through the country from Friday 1 October to Friday 8 October to collect votes. Driver Sander Zwiep takes a different NPO Radio 4 presenter with him every day in his electric van. Today Annemieke Bosman is riding along. In the radio broadcasts you can regularly hear a contribution from the bus. Also vote for the Classical Top 400 via nporadio4.nl/stem .