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Settings of Goethe, Schiller & others: Christiane Karg, Andrew Staples & Joseph Middleton

21 October 2014, 18:30 - 20:30


Concert


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Holywell Music Room

Holywell St
Oxford
OX1 3BN


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Christiane Karg soprano
Andrew Staples tenor
Joseph Middleton piano

Unknown settings of great poets and great settings of unknown poetry are the feature of tonight's programme, given by a dazzling trio of young stars. Christiane Karg (recently described in the Guardian as having a 'sumptuous tone and glittering top register'), Andrew Staples and Joseph Middleton explore Goethe and Schiller, as well as Rochlitz, Platen, Stoll and others.

Programme:

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Das Mädchen, D652 Fülle der Liebe, D854 Liebe schwärmt auf allen Wegen, D239/6 Nähe des Geliebten, D162 Die Liebe hat gelogen, D751 Du liebst mich nicht, D756 Thekla 'Eine Geisterstimme’, D595 Hoffnung, D637 Elysium, D584

This event is part of a series:

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...