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To the Distant Beloved: Robin Tritschler & Graham Johnson

03 April 2020, 20:00 - 21:30


Concert

Evening


This event will be broadcast from Holywell Music Room


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Irish tenor Robin Tritschler is considered to be one of today’s leading song interpreters, and enjoys a longstanding partnership with the esteemed pianist Graham Johnson. Their programme begins with Beethoven’s astonishing song cycle An die ferne Geliebte (‘To the Distant Beloved’). They include Schubert’s settings of his great friend Johann Mayrhofer, and the programme concludes with Schubert’s settings of Rellstab from Schwanengesang, a set of six songs that arguably owe much to An die ferne Geliebte.

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Robin Tritschler

Robin Tritschler

Tenor

Irish tenor Robin Tritschler has established a flourishing career in recital, concert and opera.
He has recently appeared in recital in Amsterdam, Brussels, Paris, San Diego, Washington DC, and Hong Kong. He appears frequently at Wigmore Hall, London, where he held an Artistic Residency in 2018/19. As well as his regular collaborators Graham Johnson, Malcolm Martineau, Simon Lepper, Robin works with internationally renowned chamber musicians including Inon Barnatan, Jonathan Biss, and Ollie Mustonen. On the opera stage, Robin’s appe... Read Full Biography
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Graham Johnson

Graham Johnson

Pianist

"That peerless song accompanist” (Daily Telegraph) Graham Johnson formed the Songmakers' Almanac and has appeared in recital with Sir Thomas Allen, Victoria de los Angeles, Elly Ameling, Arleen Auger, Ian Bostridge, Brigitte Fassbaender, Matthias Goerne, Thomas Hampson, Simon Keenlyside, Angelika Kirchschlager, Philip Langridge, Serge Leiferkus, Dame Felicity Lott, Christopher Maltman, Edith Mathis, Ann Murray, Lucia Popp, Christoph Prégardien, Dame Margaret Price, Thomas Quastoff, Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Dorothea Rö... Read Full Biography

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