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Stuart O’Hara (bass) and Ionna Koullepou (piano) – Poetry Settings

April 2 @ 1:00 pm 2:00 pm

This lunchtime programme includes settings of regional and local poets, by York-based composers.

Stuart O’Hara — bass

Ionna Koullepou — piano

Selections from Songs Before Sleep– Richard Rodney Bennett 

1.The Mouse and the Bumblebee– anon. 

3.Twinkle, twinkle, little star– Jane Taylor 

5. As I walked by myself– attrib. Bernard Barton

Settings of regional and local poets, by York-based composers.

James Else (composer)/Alan Gillott (poet): Retratos I   

Callum Heslop (composer)/Henry Thorpe (poet): Stifling 

NJ Kirby (composer)/Clint Wastling (poet): The Sum of All Our Parts 

Hannah Garton (composer)/Amina Alyal (poet): Octans 

Alice Varney (composer)/Val Horner (poet): Taken

Jack Pidgeon (composer)/Pauline Kirk (poet): Time Traveller 

Steve Crowther (composer)/Rose Drew (poet): Devotion

Emily Rowan (composer)/Mal Thompson (poet): Away 

Thomas J Crawley (composer)/James M Nash (poet): petals 

Selections from Ten Pig Songs– Colin Matthews/Wendy Cope 

1. Wessex Saddleback

2. Oxfordshire Sandy and Black

5. Orkney Boar

6. Lincolnshire Curly Coat

7. Gloucestershire Old Spot

8. Berkshire Prize Beauty

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St. Saviourgate Unitarian Chapel

St. Saviourgate
York, YO1 8NQ United Kingdom
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