Settings of Schiller: Maria Forsström, Espen Langvik & Matti Hirvonen
27 October 2014, 13:10 - 14:10
Maria Forsström mezzo-soprano
Espen Langvik baritone
Matti Hirvonen piano
Friedrich Schiller was one of the most prominent poets in Schubert's vast output, second only to Goethe. This programme includes the darkly powerful 'Klage der Ceres' amongst other contrasting poems. A dramatic and varied programme, performed by some of Scandinavia's leading artists (see also 2:30pm masterclass).
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.Klage der Ceres, D323 Hektors Abschied, D312 Des Mädchens Klage, D6 Die Erwartung, D159 Der Flüchtling, D402 Amalia, D195
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...