I Wish It So
8th November 2023
7:30 pm
St Mary Le Strand

Unique event of all-American violin and vocal music. Part of Hidden Gems Concerts, a series that highlights often overlooked music from diverse background including pieces by female and black composers, this concert also features some true hidden gems of the classical music!



1 half. Anna Ovsyanikova – Violin / Thomas Ang – Piano

Amy Beach – Romance

Henry T Burleigh – Allegro from Southland Sketches

Cole Porter – Get Out Of Town

Scott Joplin – Bethena, Elite Syncopations

William Grant Still – Violin Suite



2 half. Charlie-Jade Jones – Soprano / Tim Evans – Piano

Stephen Sondheim – What More Do I Need?

Richard Rodgers – I’ll Tell The Man In The Street

Adam Guettel – Light In The Piazza

Ricky Ian Gordon – The Red Dress

Georgia Stitt – Life Is Not A Camera

Ben Moore – Where Has Summer Gone?

Jeff Blumenkrantz – I Won’t Mind

Leonard Bernstein – A Little Bit In Love

Marc Blitzstein – I Wish It So

Kurt Weill – I’m A Stranger Here Myself