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Pre-Concert Talk

31 October 2015, 18:30


Talk


This event will be broadcast from Saint John the Evangelist

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Tony Phelan speaker

Heinrich Heine

Professor Tony Phelan, Emeritus Fellow in German at Keble College, talks about Heinrich Heine; the contradictions that embodied his life and work, and his place in the work of some of the great composers.


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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