Words of Women

Words of Women

Words of Women

Susanna MacRae Soprano

Claire Habbershaw Piano

Afternoon Concert with tea and cake

Programme to include:

Ayres                     Anti-Suffragist Reasons (Poems of AD Miller)
Copland                Selections: 12 Poems of Emily Dickinson
Dove                      Five Am'rous sighs (Lady Montagu Wortley)
Massenet              Sérénade d'automne (Mme. Blanchecotte)
Philips                    An Amherst Bestiary (Emily Dickinson)
Schumann            Gedichte der Königin Maria Stuart, Op.135

C Schumann         Romance from 4 Pieces Caractéristiques Larghetto in F from 4 Pieces Fugitives

Harding                 Reverie


This concert is being promoted this in collaboration with Evesham’s Festival of Words. Through the ‘words of women’ in poems, letters and musical extracts, Susanna MacRae (soprano and Royal College of Music graduate) and pianist Claire Habbershaw (pianist and Guildhall Scholar) explore the relationship between music and literature. Texts by Anne Boleyn, Emile Bronte, Emily Dickenson, Alice Duer Miller and Christina Rosetti.



Promoter: EDMC - Venue: All Saints Church, Evesham

Booking Dates

Sunday 21 July, 2024 14:30 £5.00 (Under 18) £20.00 (Full Price)

Booking Info: Venue - All Saints Church, Evesham, WR11 4RW

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