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Schubert's Life & Times: 1826-1828

01 November 2014, 11:00 - 15:00


Concert


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Jacqueline du Pré Music Building

St Hilda's College,
Oxford


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Graham Johnson OBE piano
Geraldine McGreevy soprano
Anna Huntley mezzo-soprano
Ben Johnson tenor
Benedict Nelson baritone

Schubert’s final years are the focus of Graham Johnson’s concluding lecture recital. Great creations sprang forth from the composer, whose life was about to be cut short.

Schedule:

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.

O Quell, was strömst du rasch und wild 'Die Blume und der Quell’, D874 Gesänge aus 'Wilhelm Meister': 'Mignon und der Harfner’, D877 Gesänge aus 'Wilhelm Meister': 'Lied der Mignon’, D877 Widerspruch, D865 Totengräberweise, D869 Im Freien, D880 Sehnsucht, D879 Am Fenster, D878 Romanze des Richard Löwenherz, D907 Hippolits Lied, D890 Ständchen 'Horch, horch! die Lerch’, D889 Der Vater mit dem Kind, D906 Frühlingslied, D919 Eine altschottische Ballade, D923 Heimliches Lieben, D922 Der Winterabend, D938 Die Sterne, D939 Der Tanz, D826 Herbst, D945 Die Unterscheidung, D866 Die Taubenpost, D965a

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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