Newcastle International Chamber Music Series: Sarah Tynan, James Newby & Adam Johnson
Passionate. Dramatic. Riveting.
Who’s on stage
Two superb singers James Newby (baritone) and Sarah Tynan (soprano) and award-winning pianist Adam Johnson.
What they’re playing
James, Sarah and Adam begin with songs in English by composers of the 20th century before moving to Lieder, (German song), beginning with one of the most popular song cycles for male voice by Schumann ‘A Poet’s Love’. They end with a selection of songs based on German folk poetry, ‘The Boy’s Magic Horn’.
Need to know
Running time: 2 hours, including a 20 minute interval.
Discounts: save if you’re in full time education, accompanying a child or assisting a disabled ticket holder.
Age: Children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult.
What you'll hear
John Ireland Great Things
Dilys Elwyn-Edwards The Cloths of Heaven
Robert Schumann Dichterliebe
Richard Strauss Selection of songs
Gustav Mahler Selection from Des Knaben Wunderhorn
Sarah Tynan soprano
James Newby baritone
Adam Johnson piano
What they say
‘But the evening belongs to Sarah Tynan, whose beautifully sung Hanna [in ‘The Merry Widow’] is the perfect balance of brassy confidence and vulnerability.’ Financial Times 2019