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Earth and Air

and Rain

Sunday 14 June

1.30pm, St Paul's Church Clifton

Tickets: £10, £5 students

Edmund Danon - baritone

David Bednall - piano

Finzi's fascination with Thomas Hardy’s poetry led to one of the most important contributions to twentieth-century British song.  

 

An existential melting pot, questions of eternity, mind and matter, feelings of silliness, regret and joviality are all on show with sweeping variety for voice and piano.


Finzi’s masterpiece is brought to life by rising star Edmund Danon, an alumnus of the National Opera Studio and Royal Academy of Music.

 

“Edmund Danon gave a blinder of a performance…”

 - Opera Magazine

 

Programme
 

Gerald Finzi - Earth and Air and Rain

Summer Schemes

When I Set Out for Lyonnesse

Waiting Both

The Phantom

So I Have Fared

Rollicum-Rorum

To Lizbie Browne

The Clock of the Years

In a Churchyard

Proud Songsters