La Bonne Chanson: Mark Padmore & Imogen Cooper
19 October 2017, 19:30
A detour from our Viennese theme sees this phenomenal pairing of artists perform songs by Schumann (including the Eichendorff Liederkreis) and Hahn, concluding with Fauré's uplifting cycle La bonne Chanson.
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Robert Schumann (1810 - 1856)Märzveilchen (Op.40 no.1)
- Muttertraum (Op.40 no.2)
- Der Soldat (Op.40 no.3)
- Der Spielmann (Op.40 no.4)
Robert Schumann (1810 - 1856)
- ~~~ Interval ~~~
Gabriel Fauré (1845 - 1924)Mandoline (Op.58 no.1)
- En sourdine (Op.58 no.2)
Reynaldo Hahn (1873 - 1947)Chanson d’ Automne
- Tous deux
- L’Allée est sans fin
- En Sourdine
- L’Heure exquise
Gabriel Fauré (1845 - 1924)
TenorMark Padmore has established an international career in opera, concert and recital. In the opera house recent work has included the leading roles in Harrison Birtwistle The Corridor and The Cure at the Aldeburgh Festival and Linbury Theatre, Covent Garden; Captain Vere in Britten Billy Budd and Evangelist in a staging of St Matthew Passion for Glyndebourne Festival Opera and Third Angel/John in George Benjamin Written on Skin with the Royal Opera, Covent Garden. Future projects include new works written for him by Tansy Davies and Thomas Lar... Read Full Biography
PianistIMOGEN COOPER Piano Regarded as one of the finest interpreters of Classical and Romantic repertoire, Imogen Cooper is internationally renowned for her virtuosity and lyricism. Recent and future concerto performances include the Berliner Philharmoniker and Sir Simon Rattle, Sydney Symphony with Simone Young and the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra with Thomas Dausgaard. This season she will perform lieder recitals with Mark Padmore, including at the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam and a series of solo recitals at the Wigmore Hall in L... Read Full Biography
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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...