Settings of Goethe: Sophie Daneman, Benjamin Hulett, Mark Stone & Sholto Kynoch
22 October 2014, 18:30 - 20:30
Sophie Daneman soprano
Benjamin Hulett tenor
Mark Stone baritone
Sholto Kynoch piano
Schubert turned to Goethe more than to any other poet, setting over 70 of his poems. This evening's concert focuses on these settings, including some of the best-loved songs such as 'Der Musensohn', 'An Schwager Kronos' and 'An den Mond'.
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.Settings of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832): An den Frühling, D283 An Emma, D113 Laura am Klavier, D388 Das Geheimnis, D250 An den Mond, D296 Die Liebende schreibt, D673 Hoffnung, D295 Nähe des Geliebten, D162 Sehnsucht, D123 Trost in Tränen, D120 Wonne der Wehmut, D260 Geistes-Gruss, D142 Der König in Thule, D367 Der Rattenfänger, D255 Der Gott und die Bajadere, D254 Der Musensohn, D764 An Schwager Kronos, D369 Geistes-Gruss, D142
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...