Jane Irwin & Julia Lynch

Jane Irwin & Julia Lynch


Jane Irwin (Soprano) and Julia Lynch (Piano)

PURCELL If music be the food of love; Sweeter than Roses; Mad Bess

SCHUMANN  Liederkreis

STRAUSS  Zueignung; Morgen; Ich trage meine Minne

POULENC  Banalites

DRING  Business Girls; Song of the Nightclub Proprietress

IRELAND  If there were dreams to sell; A thanksgiving

QUILTER  Fair House of Joy; Now sleeps the Crimson Petal

BUSH  It was a lover and his lass


We are proud to open this year's concert series with a recital by the Lancashire-born soprano and Lancaster University graduate, Jane Irwin. Jane has sung all over the world, performing with conductors such as Sir Simon Rattle, Bernard Haitink and Mariss Jansons and the world’s finest orchestras. This gorgeous vocal programme features works by a collection of lyrical geniuses, including Purcell, Schumann and Richard Strauss.

6.45pm Pre-Concert Talk