1st October - 1st November 2003
The Annual Oxford Lieder Festival, bringing song to the heart of Oxford
Monday 6th October 2003
06 Oct 2003 00:00 | Holywell Music RoomBeethoven - An die ferne GeliebteOther songs by Beethoven & Brahms Gerald Finley, joined by world-renowned pianist Julius Drake, takes and evening off from singing the title-role of Don Giovanni at The Royal Opera House. Both artists appear regularly in major venues throughout the world.
Tuesday 7th October 2003
07 Oct 2003 00:00 | Holywell Music RoomGuy Newbury pianoRobert Schumann - Kerner LiederSongs by Clara Schumann & Brahms
Thursday 9th October 2003
09 Oct 2003 00:00 | Holywell Music RoomMalcolm Martineau, a recognised master in the field of Lieder, is joined by two rising stars in a performance of Wolf's ever-popular Italian Songbook. Damian has already given a performance of this work in St. John's Smith Square and is soon to make his Wigmore Hall and Purcell Room debuts.
Friday 10th October 2003
10 Oct 2003 00:00 | Holywell Music RoomRobert Schumann - Liederkreis Op. 24Robert Schumann - Violin Sonata in A minorSongs by Mozart, Schubert & Strauss
Saturday 11th October 2003
11 Oct 2003 00:00 | Holywell Music RoomRobert Schumann - Liederkreis Op. 39Robert Schumann - Violin Sonata in D minorSongs by Mozart, Schubert & Strauss
Monday 13th October 2003
13 Oct 2003 00:00 | Holywell Music RoomRobert Schumann - Frauenliebe und Leben Op. 42Clara Schumann - Sechs Lieder aud JucundeSongs by Schubert & Liszt
Tuesday 14th October 2003
14 Oct 2003 00:00 | Christ Church CathedralThe Johnston String QuartetFrank Martin - Six monologues from JedermannBenjamin Britten - String Quartet No. 3Robert Schumann - selections from MyrtenRobert Schumann - Piano Quintet Op. 44
Thursday 16th October 2003
16 Oct 2003 00:00 | Holywell Music RoomRevelliSefani Piano QuartetRobert Schumann - Piano Quartet Op. 47Solo songs, Duets, Trio and Quartets by Schumann & Brahms
Friday 17th October 2003
17 Oct 2003 00:00 | Christ Church CathedralJohannes Brahms - Cello Sonata in E minorRobert Schumann songs & Fantasiestücke Ruby Hughes is not only one of Graham Johnson's 'Young Songmakers, but is also in great demand as a cellist. This evening she will be displaying both talents (though not at once!).
Saturday 18th October 2003
18 Oct 2003 00:00 | New College Ante ChapelRobert Schumann - Dichterliebe Op. 48and other songs Thomas Guthrie (winner of the Brigitte Fassbaender Award for Lieder) and Paul Plummer recently gave acclaimed performances of Schubert's Winterreise in Oxford and The Purcell Room.