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8. Thomas Oliemans: Schubert Winterreise

15 October 2022, 20:00 - 21:30


Concert

Evening


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Holywell Music Room

Holywell St
Oxford
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Thomas Oliemans is well known to Oxford Lieder audiences as a masterful baritone, having appeared numerous times at the Festival with the pianist Malcolm Martineau. But Thomas is also a pianist, and has recently given recitals accompanying himself, reviving a lost tradition of the singer-pianist. In tonight’s programme – the first of three Festival concerts following this format – he sings and plays Schubert's monumental Winterreise.

Watch 'Der Lindenbaum', performed by Thomas as both singer and pianist, recorded at Het Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, ahead of his recent sell-out performance there:


PRACTICAL INFORMATION

All our seating is unreserved within your ticket area; please arrive in good time to take your seat. For groups of more than 10, please phone or email the box office to book your tickets.

The event duration is approximately 1 hour 20 minutes and there will be no interval.


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Artist Portrait

Thomas Oliemans

Thomas Oliemans

Baritone

Dutch baritone Thomas Oliemans graduated from the Amsterdam Conservatory, coached by Margreet Honig. He continued his studies with KS Robert Holl, Elio Battaglia and Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau. A regular guest at De Nationale Opera in Amsterdam, he has appeared there as Papageno in Simon McBurney's production of Die Zauberflöte, Schaunard in La Bohème, Kothner in Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, Peter in Hänsel und Gretel and Lescaut in Manon Lescaut. Highlights in 2019/20 include a return to De Nationale Opera a... Read Full Biography

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Tickets

General Admission
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Under 35s

Festival Passes

Seating Area A
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Week 1 Festival Pass (Friday 14 - Saturday 22 inclusive)
Seating Area B
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This event is part of a series:

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