Schubert's Harper Songs
23 October 2016, 16:15 - 16:45
Broad Street, Oxford, OX1 3BG
Two outstanding students from the Royal College of Music, Kieren Rayner (baritone) & Lucy Colquhoun (piano) perform Schubert's powerful settings of Goethe.
Also see exceptional students from the prestigious Royal Academy of Music perform Brahms's Liebeslieder Walzer at the Holywell Music Room on 24th October.
See your name (or that of a dedicatee) alongside the Schumann song of your choice and help ensure the future of Oxford Lieder by sponsoring a song from £25. Thank you.
Franz Schubert (1797 - 1828)
Franz Schubert (1797 - 1828)Der Musensohn (D764)
- Ganymed (D544)
- Wandrers Nachtlied II (D768)
- Willkommen und Abschied (D767)
PianistLucy Colquhoun studied at the RCM with Roger Vignoles and prior to that with John Blakely winning all the major prizes for piano accompaniment including the Alisdair Graham Prize, Joan Chissel Schumann Prize and Titanic Memoriam Prize (Lies Askonas Competition) She received the Douglas and Hilda Simmonds Award, Kendall Taylor Award and a Knights of the Round Table Award. She also won the Ronald Tickner Trust Award (Somerset Song Prize.) She is currently studying privately with Roger Vignoles supported by the Knights of the Round Table. ... Read Full Biography
This event is part of a series:
The Schubert Project will be the biggest ever celebration of the life and music of Franz Schubert. At its core is the UK's first ever complete performance of Schubert's songs, alongside a host of other works. Bringing Schubert’s Vienna to Oxford in a dazzling feast of music, art, theatre, food & drink, this three-week festival is a once-in-a-lifetime chance to immerse you...