THE 2017 ABSOLUTE CLASSICS FESTIVAL TAKES PLACE BETWEEN 11 AND 20 AUGUST
Dominick Argento Elizabethan songs: Spring, Sleep, Winter, Dirge, Diaphenia, Hymn
Sullivan, Orpheus with his lute
Jonathan Doves 'Ariel Songs’, ’I boarded the king's ship'
Julius Harrison, Philomel
Britten, from A Midsummer Night's Dream, Be kind and courteous
Gounod, from Romeo et Juliette, 'Je veux vivre'
America's musical love affair
Bernstein, 'I hate music' cycle of 5 kids songs
My Name is Barbara
Jupiter Has Seven Moons
I Hate Music
A Big Indian and a Little Indian
I'm a Person Too
A selection of Aaron Copland's 'Old American Songs'
I bought me a cat
Ching a ring chaw
An American Romance:
Cole Porter, from 'Kiss me Kate’, So in love
Seymour Barab, One perfect rose
Richard Hundly, Come ready and see me,
Gershwin, Someone to watch over me
Gershwin, By Strauss