Benjamin Butterfield – Tenor, Stephen Ralls & Bruce Ubukata, piano: Masterworks for Voice & Piano
Renowned Canadian tenor Benjamin Butterfield will perform with pianists Stephen Ralls and Bruce Ubukata, who received the Order of Canada for their longtime work running the concert series The Aldeburgh Connection in Toronto. Benjamin Butterfield is particularly acclaimed for his interpretations of the Lieder and English Song repertoire. This recital will include Schumann’s Leiderkreis Op.24 as well as two evocative works for voice and piano by English composers Benjamin Britten and Gerald Finzi. Pianists Stephen Ralls and Bruce Ubukata will also play Schubert’s wonderful Rondo in A, D.951 for four hands.
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|Schumann||Liederkreis Op. 24|
|Schubert||Rondo in A D951|
|Finzi||Farewell to Arms Op.9|
|Britten||Winter Words Op. 52|
* All concerts will run approximately 90 minutes.