24 October 2016, 16:15 - 16:35
This event will be broadcast from The Weston Library: Lecture Theatre
Schola Cantorum of Oxford, the University's longest-established chamber choir, sings Schumann choral works, including settings of Robert Burns, under their director, James Burton.
Robert Schumann (1810 - 1856)An die Sterne (Op. 141 no.1) from Vier Doppelchörige Gesänge
- John Anderson (Op. 67 no.5) from Romanzen und Balladen für Chor i
Clara Schumann (1819 - 1896)Abendfeier in Venedig from Drei gemischte Chöre
- Gondoliera from Drei gemischte Chöre
Robert Schumann (1810 - 1856)John Anderson (Op. 145 no.4) from Romanzen und Balladen für Chor iii
- Talismane (Op. 141 no.4) from Vier Doppelchörige Gesänge
This event is part of a series:
The Schumann Project: 14-29 October 2016 The fifteenth Oxford Lieder Festival will be the Schumann Project, a unique survey of Schumann's complete songs. The Schumann Project will explore Schumann's life and times, his friends and contemporaries, his influences and his legacies, and his literary and artistic interests. This two-week feast of song will feature Oxford Lieder's trad...