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49. Birgid Steinberger: Folksongs

23 October 2022, 21:30 - 22:30


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Ticket price includes one drink.

Following her earlier recital with Julius Drake (Event 47), Birgid Steinberger returns in a different guise, accompanying herself on the guitar. She has a longstanding commitment to folksongs and her previous Festival events such as this have been immensely popular. Earlier we heard folk music as channelled through the compositional genius of Schubert, but this is a wonderful opportunity to experience the authentic style of these songs. Enjoy a specially made cocktail or other drink as we round off a very special weekend.


The £15 ticket includes a drink on the house!

All our seating is unreserved; 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 there will be no interval.


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Artist Portrait

Birgid Steinberger

Birgid Steinberger


Birgid Steinberger was born in Burghausen, Bavaria and received her musical training in Salzburg, Hanover and Basel. She made her operatic debut at the Heidelberger Schlossfestspiele as Despina in Così fan tutte. After an engagement at the Basel Opera, she became a soloist in the ensemble of the Wiener Staatsoper and Volksoper, where she soon became an audience favourite, performing in opera and operetta with equal success. Her roles have included: Susanna Le Nozze di Figaro, Despina Così fan tutte, Zerlina Don Giovanni, Servil... Read Full Biography


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This event is part of a series:

Oxford Lieder Festival: 14 - 29 October 2022

The 21st Oxford Lieder Festival, Friendship in Song: An Intimate Art, invites you to explore song as an art form that grew up among friends, often at special and sociable gatherings, and inspired many composers’ most personal and profound works. We explore friendships between composers, poets and performers, recreate the intimate atmosphere of the salon, and generally enjoy a festive sp...

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