Settings of Schiller, Goethe & others: Christoph Pohl & Marcelo Amaral
01 November 2014, 17:00 - 18:00
St Hilda's College,
Christoph Pohl baritone
Marcelo Amaral piano
The epic Schiller Ballad ‘Der Taucher’ (‘The Diver’) is the focus of this programme, performed by German baritone Christoph Pohl, who recently made his BBC Proms debut to great acclaim as Wolfram in Wagner’s Tanhäuser. He and pianist Marcelo Amaral, described in the New York Times as ‘a superlative collaborator, with colorful, detailed and sensitive playing’, also include water- and nature-based songs.
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.Der Fischer, D225 Am See, D746 Die Forelle, D550 Der Jüngling am Bach, D638 Der Taucher, D111 Der Strom, D565 Meeres Stille, D216 Der Zwerg, D771 Der Wanderer, D649 Die Sterne, D939 Ständchen, D889 Der Musensohn, D764
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...