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Settings of Seidl, Rellstab & others: Birgid Steinberger, John Mark Ainsley & Julius Drake

13 October 2014, 18:30 - 20:30


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Birgid Steinberger soprano
John Mark Ainsley tenor
Jan Petryka tenor
Julius Drake piano

Richard Watkins, Carys Evans, Alexei Watkins & Alex Hamilton horn
Ensemble 45

This programme includes the famous ‘Auf dem Strom’ as well as two remarkable ensemble works: ‘Nachthelle’ (to a poem by Seidl) for tenor soloist and male chorus, and ‘Nachtgesang im Walde’ (also Seidl) for the unusual combination of four horns and chorus.


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Auf dem Strom, D943 (Ludwig Rellstab: 1799-1860)
Herbst, D 945 (Ludwig Rellstab)
Lebensmut, D937 (Ludwig Rellstab)
Nachthelle, D892 (Johann Gabriel Seidl: 1804-1875)
Nachtgesang im Walde, D913 (Johann Gabriel Seidl)

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2014 Festival: The Schubert Project

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...

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