NTR Opera Live – American Songs Remembered

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

This broadcast is scheduled for October 2, 2021 from 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM and will be available around 11:30 PM.

Presented by: Hein van Eekert

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

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 .