Study Event: Fauré Notes
19 October 2015, 13:30 - 15:30
This event will be broadcast from The Shulman Auditorium, The Queen's College
A workshop led by Roy Howat, editor of the new complete Fauré songs published by Edition Peters. Together with students from the Royal Academy of Music, he examines new takes on well-known songs and illuminates Fauré’s working method.
Roy Howat is internationally renowned as both pianist and scholar whose concerts, broadcasts and lectures regularly take him worldwide. For today's event, he will work with exceptional RAM students, giving a fascinating insight into the performance of Fauré's songs and the process behind preparing a new edition.
This event is part of a series:
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...