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Ashley Riches and Joseph Middleton
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Due to unforeseen circumstances, Lucy Crowe has had to withdraw from this recital. We are extremely grateful to Ashley Riches for stepping in at such short notice alongside Joseph Middleton. The new programme is as below. Ticket holders should contact Leeds University on 0800 915 0402 if they have any queries. 

Ashley Riches bass-baritone
Joseph Middleton piano

FREE (students)

We are delighted to once again collaborate with The University of Leeds as part of this day filled with song. Ashley Riches and Joseph Middleton perform a wonderful hour-long programme exploring the art of storytelling in song.

Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
Erlkönig D328 (1815)
Der König in Thule D367 (1816)

Franz Liszt (1811-1886)
Die Loreley S273/1 (1841)

Hugo Wolf (1860-1903)
Die Geister am Mummelsee from Mörike Lieder (1888)

Carl Loewe (1796-1869)
Der Zauberlehrling Op. 20 No. 2 (1832)

Camille Saint-Saëns (1835-1921)
Le pas d’armes du Roi Jean (1852)

Reynaldo Hahn (1874-1947)
Trois jours de vendange (1891)

Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
Ballade des femmes de Paris from 3 ballades de François Villon (1910)

Peter Warlock (1894-1930)
Yarmouth Fair (1924)

Barbara Allen arranged by Roger Quilter

Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)
Little Sir William (1940)

Samuel Barber (1910-1981)
Solitary Hotel from Despite and Still Op. 41 (1968-9)

William Bolcom (b.1938)
From 12 Cabaret Songs (1977-1985)
Song of Black Max • George