November 21 | 4pm
Woefully neglected by American performers, the music of British composers from the early-20th century is a treasure of extraordinary beauty and uplifting emotional power. Best known for his glorious English church music, Howell’s transcendent Quartet is a revelation. With imaginative songs by his contemporaries, sung in English by the mesmerizing bass-baritone Timothy Jones in one of our most anticipated programs.
- herbert howells — Quartet for Strings and Piano
- and songs for voice and piano by: — Frank Bridge, John Ireland, Rebecca Clarke, Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, Ralph Vaughan Williams