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Rural Lieder - Schumann: Myrten

14 October 2006, 15:00


This event will be broadcast from St Martin's, Bladon

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The first of two concerts presented with the support of Peter Crowther/ Musicstand, taking Festival concerts out of the city and into the rural county. Three outstanding musicians from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama perform Schumann's most substantial song cycle, a wedding gift to his wife Clara. Although this cycle contains many of Schumann's most popular songs, it is rarely performed complete requiring as it does two singers.

You can also hear this programme at the lunchtime concert on Tuesday 24th October.




Der Nußbaum


Sitz' ich allein

Setze mir nicht, du Grobian

Die Lotusblume

Lied der Suleika

Die Hochländer-Witwe

Lied der Braut I

Lied der Braut II

Hochländers Abschied

Hochländisches Wiegenlied

Mein Herz ist schwer


Venetianische Lied I

Venetianische Lied II

Hauptmanns Weib

Weit, weit

Was will die einsame Träne


Im Westen

Du bist wie eine Blume

Aus den östlichen Rosen

Zum Schluß

This event is part of a series:

2006 Festival

The Annual Oxford Lieder Festival, bringing song to the heart of Oxford

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