Settings from Goethe's 'Wilhelm Meister': Sophie Karthäuser, Stephan Loges & Eugene Asti
11 October 2014, 18:30 - 20:30
Sophie Karthäuser soprano
Stephan Loges baritone
Eugene Asti piano
The poems from Goethe’s great novel Wilhelm Meister have been an inspiration for many composers, and Schubert’s settings of these texts are many, varied and extraordinary. Other Goethe settings, including ‘Ganymed’ and ‘Gretchen am Spinnrade’ are also included.
Sponsor a Song: click on any title to find out how to sponsor this song and have your name, or that of a dedicatee, appear alongside it in this concert's printed programme.Der Sänger (D149) Mignons Gesang (D321) Sehnsucht (D310a) Harfenspieler (D325) Gesänge des Harfners (D478) Lied der Mignon (D481) An Mignon (D161) Sehnsucht (D359) "Sehnsucht" (D656) Gesänge aus Wilhelm Meister (D877)
This event is part of a series:
The Schubert Project will be the biggest ever celebration of the life and music of Franz Schubert. At its core is the UK's first ever complete performance of Schubert's songs, alongside a host of other works. Bringing Schubert’s Vienna to Oxford in a dazzling feast of music, art, theatre, food & drink, this three-week festival is a once-in-a-lifetime chance to immerse you...