Benson Wilson
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Benson Wilson and Lucy Colquhoun

Thu 20 May 2021
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The baritone, winner of the 2019 Kathleen Ferrier Award, performs works by Schubert, Mahler, Britten and Ravel

Benson Wilson baritone
Lucy Colquhoun piano 

Schubert Nacht und Träume
                  Im Abendrot

Mahler      Lieder eines fahrenden gesellen

Britten      The Salley Gardens
                  The Foggy Foggy Dew
                  The Last Rose of Summer

Ravel         Trois Chansons de Don Quichotte

In 2019 the New Zealand-born Samoan baritone Benson Wilson won the coveted Kathleen Ferrier Award, catapulting him to the forefront of the ranks of young singers. For his Festival debut, he performs a rich array of songs and Lieder by masters of the genre in a concert that promises plangent melody, tender emotion and thrilling artistry.


Ferrier Award Winner Concert

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