Ludlow Arts: Classical

Ludlow Arts: Classical

When Smoke Stood Up From Ludlow

Friday 5 April 2019 at 7:00pm

St Laurence, Ludlow

Rowan Pierce: soprano
Elgan Llŷr Thomas: tenor
David Ireland: bass baritone
Michael Foyle: violin
Iain Burnside: piano


Muriel Herbert: Loveliest of trees
John Ireland: Hawthorn Time
Graham Peel: Soldier, I wish you well
Rebecca Clarke: Eight O'Clock

EJ Moeran: Ludlow Town:
When smoke stood up from Ludlow
Farewell to barn and stack and tree
Say, lad, have you things to do
The lads in their hundreds

Janet Hamilton:
The Cherry Tree
Bredon Hill

Ralph Vaughan Williams: from Along the Field:
We'll to the woods no more
Along the field
With rue my heart is laden

John Ireland: The Land of Lost Content:
The Lent lily
Goal and wicket
The vain desire
The Encounter

Roderick Williams: Eight O'Clock
Morfydd Owen: When I came last from Ludlow
Elaine Hugh-Jones: Queen of Air and Darkness
Janet Hamilton: With rue my heart is laden


Gerald Finzi: I said to Love:
I need not go
At Middle-Field Gate in February
Two Lips
In five-score Summers
For Life I had never cared greatly
I said to Love

Alex Woolf commission

George Butterworth: Roving in the dew
Ralph Vaughan Williams: I sowed the seeds of love
Percy Grainger: The pretty maid milking her cow
Rebecca Clarke: I know where I'm going
George Butterworth: Seventeen Come Sunday
Ralph Vaughan Williams:
Over the water
If I were a Queen

Tickets: £25 from Ludlow Assembly Rooms Box Office, online HERE or by telephone: 01584 878141

Saver tickets for the whole concert series are also available HERE

Rowan Pierce

Elgan Llŷr Thomas

David Ireland (photo Kauko Kikkas)

Michael Foyle

Iain Burnside

Alex Woolf