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Folk and Art Songs


Lara Saldanha full profile / Tenor and piano / 2 musicians

Other players: Michael Celentano

Full program notes

Benjamin Britten, Folk Songs from the British Isles
The Brisk Young Widow
Sally in our Alley
The Lincolnshire Poacher
Early One Morning
Ca' the Yowes

Francesco Paolo Tosti, Malinconia
Dorme la selva
Quand'io ti guardo
L'ora è tarda
Or dunque addio
Chi sei tu che mi parli

Richard Strauss, Four Songs op. 27
Ruhe, meine Seele!
Heimliche Aufforderung

Historical context

For most of its history, art song was a genre that took place exclusively salons, an intimate collaboration between pianist and singer for friends. We are bringing it back to the living room in this program of English and Italian folk song arrangements, paired with some Strauss!

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