Programme and more

About the performance

Our concert will be inspired by settings of Emily Dickinson poetry. We will be doing selections from Twelve poems of Emily Dickinson by Aaron Copeland, and the entire set "The Faces of Love" which is Emily Dickinson poems set by Jake Heggie. Also some selections from Schumann Kerner songs Op 35 on a "Nature" theme.


Selections from 12 Poems of Emily Dickinson
Aaron Copland (1900-1990)
Nature, the gentlest mother
Why do they shut me out of Heaven?
The world feels dusty
Heart, we will forget him
When they come back
Going to Heaven
The Chariot

The Faces of Love
Jake Heggie (1961-)
I Shall Not Live in Vain
As Well as Jesus?
If You Were Coming in the Fall
It Makes No Difference Abroad
At Last, to Be Identified

Allerseelen (All Souls’ Day)
Richard Strauss (1864-1949)