Dietrich Henschel & Principals of the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
17 October 2014, 18:30 - 20:30
Principals of the Orchestra of Enlightenment
Dietrich Henschel baritone
Sholto Kynoch piano
The OAE perform Schubert’s astonishing response to Beethoven’s Septet, and Dietrich Henschel explores the poems of Ernst Schulze. These remarkable settings date from 1825 and 1826 and are often considered precursors of the Winterreise style.
Octet in F, D803
Settings of Ernst Schulze (1789-1817):
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.Auf der Bruck, D853 Im Walde, D834 An mein Herz, D860 Der liebliche Stern, D861 Um Mitternacht, D862 Im Jänner 1817, 'Tiefes Leid’, D876 Im Frühling, D882 Lebensmut, D883 Über Wildemann, D884
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...