Academy Song Circle: Finzi free

Tuesday, 26.09.2017 19:00, David Josefowitz Recital Hall

Free, no tickets required

Edward Ross tenor
Nicholas Mogg baritone
Richard Walshe bass-baritone
Zuzanna Basińska and Alim Beisembayev piano
James Gilbert clarinet

I Said to Love, op.19b
Earth and Air and Rain, op.15 (excerpts)
To a Poet, op.13a (excerpts)
A Young Man’s Exhortation, op.14 (excerpts)
Five Bagatelles, op.23

A celebration of the composer Gerald Finzi, who was a professor at the Academy from 1930 to 1933. Tonight’s event will begin with a presentation to the Academy of a new bust of Finzi, commissioned by the Finzi Trust from award- winning artist Jemma Pearson, renowned for her sculptures of Elgar and Darwin.