Thu Jun 6

Time Out says

Pretty Yende (soprano), accompanied by pianist James Vaughan.

Rossini's 'La promessa'
Bellini's 'Almen se non poss'io'
Rossini's 'L'Invito'
Donizetti's 'Il barcaiolo'; 'O luce di quest'anima' (from 'Linda di Chamounix')
Liszt's 'Tre sonetti di Petrarca'
Debussy's 'Beau soir'; 'Fleur des blés'; 'Clair de lune'; 'Apparition'; 'Mandoline'
Weill's 'My Ship'
Gershwin's 'By Strauss'; and 'Blah blah blah'
Bernstein's 'I Feel Pretty' (from 'West Side Story')

(The soprano Pretty Yende was winner of Placido Domingo's 2011 Operalia Competition. She studied in South Africa before completing her training at La Scala.)

Wigmore Hall details

Wigmore Hall, 36 Wigmore St, London W1U 2BP

Wigmore Hall

Built in 1901 as the display hall for the German company Bechstein Pianos, the Wigmore Hall was seized as enemy property in WWI and sold at...

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