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Schubert's Life & Times: 1811-1815

11 October 2014, 10:00 - 13:45


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St Hilda's College

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Birgid Steinberger – soprano
Alessandro Fisher - tenor
Marcus Farnsworth - baritone
Graham Johnson – piano

This is the first of five lecture-recitals given by the world-renowned pianist Graham Johnson, surveying Schubert's Lworld, his life and his achievements. The first of these looks at the early years 1811-1815.


11am - Welcome coffee
11.30am - Lecture-recital part one
12.45pm - A light lunch will be available to purchase
1.30pm - Lecture-recital part two

Programme to include:

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.

Leichenfantasie (D7) Klaglied (D23) Der Jüngling am Bache (D30) Thekla 'Eine Geisterstimme’ (D73) Pensa, che questo istante (D76) Die Befreier Europas in Paris (D104) Lied aus der Ferne (D107) Der Geistertanz (D116) Szene aus Faust (D126) Sehnsucht der Liebe (D180) Die Nonne (D208) Die Mondnacht (D238) Die Sommernacht (D289) Liane (D298) Labetrank der Liebe (D302) An die Geliebte (D303) Wiegenlied (D304) Mein Gruss an den Mai (D305) Skolie (D306) Die Sternenwelten (D307) Die Macht der Liebe (D308) Klage um Ali Bey (D140)

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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...

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