July 15th: Music to the Rescue

June 28, 2022 • Past Events • Views: 314

Music to the Rescue

What: Ukrainian mezzo-soprano Anna Starushkevych has put together a varied program of delightful songs and opera arias.

When: Friday 15 July 2022. 1:00 – 3:00 pm BST

Where: St Martin-in-the-Fields, Trafalgar Square, London WC2N 4JH

Tickets: £10

Bookings: https://www.stmartin-in-the-fields.org/whatson-event/in-aid-of-ukraine-music-to-the-rescue/

 

More About the Event

During the concert, she’ll talk a little about the history of Ukraine, and she ends with a set of contrasting songs by her countrymen and women. Proceeds from this concert will be donated to the charity British-Ukrainian Aid, which supports people suffering from the war and humanitarian crisis in Ukraine by aligning UK and Ukrainian efforts.

Programme

  • ‘Scherza infida’ from Ariodante Thomas
  • ‘Connais-tu le pays’ from Mignon Rossini
  • ‘Nacqui all’affanno . . .Non più mesta’ (Angelina’s aria from La Cenerentola) Britten
  • ‘Sephestia’s Lullaby’ from A Charm of Lullabies Dove
  • ‘All who you sleep tonight’ Arakelyan
  • ‘Dreamland’ Nestor Nyzhankivsky
  • ‘You, my beloved, behind that mountain’ Bohdana Filtz
  • ‘To my little Mar’yana’ Ihor Shamo
  • ‘Oi, hop-hopaka’ And piano solos to be announced

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