Please note: This concert is in the past and has already taken place.


Leicester Cathedral
Peacock Lane


Ralph Vaughan WilliamsOn Wenlock Edge
Charles Hubert Hastings ParryEnglish Lyrics
Ernest Bristow FarrarSilent Noon
Ivor GurneyIn Flanders
Gerald FinziIt was a lover and his lass
~ Interval ~
Felix MendelssohnA selection of pieces by Felix and Fanny Mendelssohn
Robert SchumannKommen und Scheiden, Op.90 no.3
Robert SchumannRequiem, Op.148
Robert SchumannGedichte aus Liebesfrühling, Op.37: Song selection
Franz SchubertSelection of Quartets


Motje Wolf – mezzo-soprano
Linnéa Markgren – Soprano
Philip Leech – Tenor
Robert-John Edwards – Bass
Sara Wilander – piano
Jeremy Kimber – piano

Programme Note

Following the great success of last year’s first rendition of the song festival, Anthology of Song again has lots of musical delight in store. Join us in celebrating a musical extravaganza performed by local—and very accomplished—professional singers and pianists! In two concerts with different programmes, the performers will highlight the musical life of Great Cities of Europe inviting the audience on a journey to discover the lives and friendship of composers of the 19th and early 20th Century.

Concert One Friday, 4 November, 7:30 pm
(followed by wine and cheese reception)
Concert Two Saturday, 5 November, 7:30 pm

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