6th Singapore Lieder Festival - Concert #4

6th Singapore Lieder Festival
Most Heavenly Music of the Spheres!
Songs of William Shakespeare

27-30 October 2016
Living Room, The Arts House

Season Pass for all 4 concerts is available at http://peatix.com/event/202007

Yap Shing Min, Soprano
Cherylene Liew, Soprano
Ng Sheh Feng, Mezzo-soprano
Adrian Poon, Tenor
Daniel Fong, Baritone
Chong Wai Lun, Baritone
William Lim, Baritone
Shane Thio, Piano

Gloria Ang
Frank Lee

This year, to commemorate the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s death, The Sing Song Club has curated a 4-day festival featuring 80 settings of texts by this most influential and famous of writers. These songs will encompass the entire Shakespeare canon, from his histories, comedies, and tragedies, to his large volume of poetry.

This interactive and multidisciplinary festival will also feature the world premiere of new works by Cultural Medallion recipient Kelly Tang, Young Artist Award recipient Zechariah Goh Toh Chai, and local composer Liong Kit Yeng.

Sunday, 30th October 2016—Poetry

1) Gary Carpenter—Lo, here, the gentle lark

2) Hubert Parry—On a day, alack the day

3) Liong Kiy Yeng—Summer’s Day (World Premiere)

4) Bob Chilcott—Music to Hear

5) Thomas Pasatieri—That Time of Year

6) Eric Wetherell—Shall I compare thee?

7) Rufus Wainwright—A Woman’s Face

8) Hubert Parry—Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer’s Day?

9) John Duke—When, in Disgrace with Fortune

10) Roxana Panufnik—Sweet Love Remember’d

11) Ned Rorem—Remembrance of Things Past

12) Benjamin Burrows—Sonnet 33 Full many a glorious morning have I seen

13) Matyas Seiber—Sonnet

14) Robert James Dvorak—Sonnet 64

15) Håkan Parkman—Why is my verse so barren of new pride

16) Penny Rodriguez—Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day?

17) John White—Sweet Thieves

18) Bob Chilcott—The marriage of true minds

19) Erich Korngold—My mistress’ eyes

20) Owain Park—Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day?
Event Timeline
Sun Oct 30, 2016
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM SGT
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Living Room, The Arts House
Standard $20.00
Concession $15.00
Venue Address
1 Old Parliament Lane, Singapore 179429 Singapore
By MRT: City Hall (5-min walk) Clarke Quay (10-min walk) Raffles Place (10-min walk) By Bus: 75, 100, 107, 130, 131 and 167 (Victoria Concert Hall) 61, 63, 80, 124, 145, 166, 174, 197, 851 and 961 (Opposite The Treasury)
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