Commuter Concert: James Gilchrist

Commuter Concert: James Gilchrist (Tenor)

Commuter Concert

Date and time
10 Jan 2019 (6:00pm)

Recital Hall, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire

200 Jennens Road, B4 7XR


£12 (£10)

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Photo © Patrick Allen

James Gilchrist tenor
Mark Eden guitar

Dowland Come away, come sweet love
Thinkst thou then by thy feigning sleep
Can she excuse my wrongs with virtue’s cloak?
Shall I strive with words to move?
In darkness let me dwell

Schubert Ständchen
Die Post
Das Fischermädchen

Dodgson Four poems of John Clare
Trotty Wagtail
The Peasant Poet
The Fox

Britten Songs from the Chinese
The Big Chariot
The Old Lute
The Autumn Wind
The Herd-boy
Dance Song

Recognised as ‘the finest Evangelist of his generation’, James Gilchrist’s extensive repertoire embraces works spanning many centuries. He is an enthusiastic and prolific exponent of lieder, and enjoys nothing better than putting together interesting and challenging recital programmes. He is accompanied for this early evening concert by guitar virtuoso, Mark Eden.

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