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Free download: Barber's Three Songs, Op.10

Tenor Nicky Spence and pianist Dylan Perez give an insightful performance of Barber's Three Songs in their new recording

Published: August 4, 2022 at 11:06 am
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This week’s free download is 'Rain has fallen' from the new album of Barber's Complete Songs, featuring soprano Mary Bevan, contralto Jess Dandy, mezzo-soprano Fleur Barron, baritone Julien Van Mellaerts, tenor Nicky Spence, bass William Thomas and pianist Dylan Perez. Released on the Resonus label, it was awarded a five-star review by critic Terry Blain in the latest issue of BBC Music Magazine.


'Almost any song on this absorbing issue can be listened to with joy,' he writes.

Read our review in full here.

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