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Lunch with Fauré & Schubert: Sophie Daneman, Alison Rose & Sholto Kynoch

30 October 2015, 13:10 - 14:00

Lunchtime Recital

This event will be broadcast from Holywell Music Room

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Sophie Daneman soprano
Alison Rose soprano*
Sholto Kynoch piano

(*We are delighted to announce that Alison Rose will also be appearing in tonight's programme, not previously announced in the Festival brochure)

Our cycle of Gabriel Fauré's complete songs, paired with works by Franz Schubert, is brought to a close by renowned soprano Sophie Daneman - a Festival favourite. Sophie is joined by Alison Rose, a former winner of the Oxford Lieder Young Artist Platform with a fast-growing reputation.


Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)

Le jardin clos, Op. 106 (Charles van Lerberghe)

  1. Exaucement
  2. Quand tu plonges tes yeux dans mes yeux
  3. La messagère
  4. Je me poserai sur ton cœur
  5. Dans la nymphée
  6. Dans la pénombre
  7. Il m'est cher, Amour, le bandeau
  8. Inscription sur le sable

Puisque j'ai mis ma lèvre (Victor Hugo)
L'absent (Victor Hugo)
L'aurore (Victor Hugo)

Puisqu'ici-bas toute âme, Op. 10, no. 1 (Victor Hugo)
Tarentelle, Op. 10, no. 2 (Marc Monnier)

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Sophie Daneman

Sophie Daneman


Sophie Daneman studied at the Guildhall School of Music and has established an international reputation in a wide ranging repertoire. Her passion and affinity for the baroque repertoire has led to her collaborating with many of the leading specialists in this field and in particular William Christie and les Arts Florissants. An accomplished recitalist, Sophie Daneman has appeared at many of the world’s major recital venues, including the Wigmore Hall, the Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, the Musikverein Vienna, and Carnegie Hall. In recent ye... Read Full Biography
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Alison Rose

Alison Rose


Alison Rose is the winner of the 2015 Maggie Teyte Prize and a 2017 Leonard Ingrams Award. She is a graduate of the Guildhall School of Music and Drama and the National Opera Studio, and is an Associate of the Royal Academy of Music. Operatic roles include; Papagena, Die Zauberflöte (Glyndebourne Festival Opera); Barbarina, Le nozze di Figaro (Garsington Festival Opera & English National Opera); Governess,The Turn of the Screw (Bury Court Opera); Vixen, The Cunning Little Vixen (Grimeborn Festival / Arcola Theatre); Lady in Wait... Read Full Biography
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Sholto Kynoch

Sholto Kynoch


Sholto Kynoch is a sought-after pianist who specialises in song and chamber music. He is the founder and Artistic Director of the Oxford Lieder Festival, which won a prestigious Royal Philharmonic Society Award in 2015, cited for its ‘breadth, depth and audacity’ of programming. Recent recitals have taken him to Wigmore Hall, Heidelberger Frühling in Germany, the Zeist International Lied Festival in Holland, the LIFE Victoria festival and Palau de la Música in Barcelona, the Opéra de Lille, Kings Place in Lo... Read Full Biography

This event is part of a series:

2015 Festival: Singing Words: poets and their songs

Singing Words: Poets and their Songs celebrates the glorious and varied poetry of song and emphasises this unique meeting of words and music. Following the triumph of last year’s ‘The Schubert Project’ and our recent Royal Philharmonic Society Award, we are pleased to present another stellar array of world-renowned artists in the heart of Oxford. Many of the programmes are bas...

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