Songs at Six: I Sing the Body Electric: Walt Whitman in words and music
For over a century Whitman has inspired successive generations of composers. Some were drawn to his unique rhetoric, others to his empathy with the soldiers of the American Civil War. More recently Whitman has been celebrated for his proudly defined sexuality. Our programme explores different facets of this American visionary.
A recording of this concert will be available to watch online for free
Milton Court Concert Hall