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2015 Spring Weekend of Song

10th - 12th April 2015

For those still suffering withdrawal symptoms after the Schubert Project, help is at hand in this weekend celebration of song! With three superb evening recitals, the nail-biting auditions for the next Young Artist Platform winners, and a fascinating masterclass, there's much to look forward to. The weekend pass offers excellent value for those looking for true immersion. We look forward to seeing you there.

Friday 10th April 2015

6:30 PM

Spring Weekend of Song: Sophie Daneman, Stephan Loges & Sholto Kynoch

10 Apr 2015 18:30 | Holywell Music Room

Sophie Daneman soprano Stephan Loges baritone Sholto Kynoch piano Robert Schumann – Myrthen and songs by Clara Schumann Two world-renowned singers join Oxford Lieder’s artistic director for a complete performance of Schumann’s great song cycle Myrthen. In 1840, Robert Schumann was finally able to marry his beloved Clara and this was cycle was his wedding present to ...

Saturday 11th April 2015

10:15 AM

Spring Weekend of Song: Young Artist Platform Audition Recitals - Session I

11 Apr 2015 10:15 | Holywell Music Room

The 2015 Oxford Lieder Young Artist Platform Auditions Six exceptional duos at the start of major careers have been shortlisted to give a 40-minute programme. Adjudicators Sophie Daneman & Stephan Loges will appoint two duos to be Oxford Lieder’s ‘ambassadors for song’, giving recitals around the country as well as at the Lieder Festival. A wonderful chance to hear thes...

1:00 PM

Spring Weekend of Song: Young Artist Platform Audition Recitals - Session II

11 Apr 2015 13:00 | Holywell Music Room

The 2015 Oxford Lieder Young Artist Platform Auditions Six exceptional duos at the start of major careers have been shortlisted to give a 40-minute programme. Adjudicators Sophie Daneman & Stephan Loges will appoint two duos to be Oxford Lieder’s ‘ambassadors for song’, giving recitals around the country as well as at the Lieder Festival. A wonderful chance to hear thes...

3:15 PM

Spring Weekend of Song: Young Artist Platform Audition Recitals - Session III

11 Apr 2015 15:15 | Holywell Music Room

The 2015 Oxford Lieder Young Artist Platform Auditions Six exceptional duos at the start of major careers have been shortlisted to give a 40-minute programme. Adjudicators Sophie Daneman & Stephan Loges will appoint two duos to be Oxford Lieder’s ‘ambassadors for song’, giving recitals around the country as well as at the Lieder Festival. A wonderful chance to hear thes...

7:00 PM

Spring Weekend of Song: Mary Bevan & Sholto Kynoch

11 Apr 2015 19:00 | Holywell Music Room

Mary Bevan soprano Sholto Kynoch piano ‘Songs of Mayhem and Madness’ Purcell, Mendelssohn, Schumann, Brahms, Strauss and others take a look at the world when all is not as it seems! This programme explores the highways and byways of the mind through a range of composers and poets, performed by Mary Bevan, one of Britain’s most exciting young singers. Please join us f...

Sunday 12th April 2015

12:30 PM

Spring Weekend of Song: Masterclass given by Sophie Daneman & Stephan Loges

12 Apr 2015 12:30 | Holywell Music Room

Masterclass given by Stephan Loges & Sophie Daneman A masterclass for the outstanding duos who took part in Saturday’s Young Artist Platform auditions. MASTERCLASS SCHEDULE 1.30pm: Josep-Ramon Olivé & Ben-San Lau 2.15pm: Victoria Stevens & Michael Gajzier: 3pm: Michael Mofidian & Finn Downie-Dear BREAK 4.15pm: Anna ...

7:00 PM

Spring Weekend of Song: Alessandro Fisher & Ricardo Gosalbo

12 Apr 2015 19:00 | Holywell Music Room

Alessandro Fisher tenor Ricardo Gosalbo piano Programme to include Schumann's Dichterliebe Alessandro Fisher and Ricardo Gosalbo are past winners of the Oxford Lieder Young Artist Platform and have given acclaimed performances at the Festival and beyond under this banner. With an already enviable reputation, we are delighted to welcome them back to Oxford in a programme that includes...