November 18, 2018
Calgary’s own CBC radio personality, Katherine Duncan hosts Radio Hour with musicians Nan Hughes, mezzo-soprano, Beth Root Sandvoss, cello and Susanne Ruberg-Gordon, piano.
The programme takes the listener through the playful and capricious sounds of Debussy, the lyric expressions of Schumann, and Janáček’s Fairy-tales, with humour, intrigue and sophistication. Katherine Duncan will intersperse entertaining anecdotes about the featured composers throughout the programme.
Nan Hughes, mezzo-soprano
Beth Root Sandvoss, cello
Susanne Ruberg-Gordon, piano
Katherine Duncan, CBC Radio Host
Jules Massenet Élégie for Voice, Cello and Piano
Leoš Janáček Pohádka (Fairy tale) for Cello and Piano
Robert Schumann Lieder (Song selections) for Voice and Piano
Robert Schumann Fantasiestück, Op. 73 for Cello and Piano
Claude Debussy Sonata in D minor for Cello and Piano
Manuel de Falla Siete Canciones Populares Espagñolas
Nicholas Slonimsky Five Advertising Songs