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Events by Category: Lunchtime

Forthcoming - Lunchtime

Thursday 17th October

1:05 PM

31. The Schumanns: Alessandro Fisher & Ashok Gupta

Lunchtime

17 Oct 2019 13:05 | Holywell Music Room

Alessandro Fisher is a former Oxford Lieder Young Artist and current BBC New Generation Artist. He and prize-winning pianist Ashok Gupta present songs by Clara Schumann as well as Robert Schumann’s settings of Heine in his Liederkreis Op.24. They also include Schumann settings of Eduard Mörike, ahead of our afternoon study event exploring this fascinating and significant poet, and th...

Friday 18th October

1:05 PM

37. Nature's Beauty: James Newby & Simon Lepper

Lunchtime

18 Oct 2019 13:05 | Holywell Music Room

Presented in association with BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artists   The exceptional young baritone James Newby, a current BBC New Generation Artist, joins Simon Lepper for a programme full of flora and fauna, including Poulenc’s witty Le bestiaire and songs by Brahms, Schubert, Mahler and Finzi. Watch James Newby sing Poulenc's La Grenouillère: [youtube url=ht...

Saturday 19th October

10:45 AM

41. Schubert & Mortality: Imogen Cooper, James Gilchrist, Anna Tilbrook & Lorraine Byrne Bodley

Lunchtime

19 Oct 2019 10:45 | Holywell Music Room

10.45am - 11.20am Internationally acclaimed for her interpretations of Schubert, pianist Imogen Cooper begins her trilogy of the composer’s last three piano with the darkly turbulent C minor Sonata, D958.NB: the other two performances at 5.15pm and 10pm are ticketed separately.     11.30am - 12.30pm Unresting Death: On Schubert’s Final Years. Eminent Schuber...

Monday 21st October

1:05 PM

53. Invitation Au Voyage: Marie-Laure Garnier & Célia Oneto Bensaid

Lunchtime

21 Oct 2019 13:05 | Holywell Music Room

Presented in association with the Académie Orsay-Royaumont and the Institut Français Royaume Uni   Marie-Laure Garnier returns to the Festival following a sensational performance of Debussy songs in 2018, this time with pianist Célia Oneto Bensaid. Their concert is under the banner of the Académie Orsay-Royaumont, a year-long course for exceptional young d...

Tuesday 22nd October

1:05 PM

58. Shéhérazade: Caitlin Hulcup & Gary Matthewman

Lunchtime

22 Oct 2019 13:05 | Holywell Music Room

We are delighted to welcome back the renowned mezzo-soprano Caitlin Hulcup and leading pianist Gary Matthewman. At the heart of their programme is Ravel’s vibrant and evocative Shéhérazade, conjuring the exotic world of the Thousand and One Nights, the Persian king Shahryar and his young bride Scheherazade. Other songs of queens, knights and mystical lands feature, by Schuma...

Wednesday 23rd October

1:05 PM

63. French Fables: Jess Dandy & Sholto Kynoch

Lunchtime

23 Oct 2019 13:05 | Holywell Music Room

Presented in association with the University of Birmingham   Contralto Jess Dandy, an Oxford Lieder Young Artist, is fast emerging as one of the most exciting young singers today. Her programme features settings of Baudelaire, including the world premiere of a new song by our Associate Composer, Cheryl Frances-Hoad. She and Sholto Kynoch also perform settings of the seventeenth-centu...

Thursday 24th October

1:05 PM

69. The Rose and the Willow: Mercedes Gancedo & Beatriz Miralles

Lunchtime

24 Oct 2019 13:05 | Holywell Music Room

Prize-winning Argentinian soprano Mercedes Gancedo and exciting young pianist Beatriz Miralles have been the Young Artists in Residence at the LIFE Victoria Festival in Barcelona. They present songs by the Spanish composer Xavier Montsalvatge and the Argentinian Alberto Ginastera. At the heart of the programme, the masterful songs of Ginastera’s compatriot Carlos Guastavino, including the...

Friday 25th October

1:05 PM

73. Solitude: Ilker Arcayürek & Hartmut Höll

Lunchtime

25 Oct 2019 13:05 | Holywell Music Room

Austrian tenor Ilker Arcayürek has been described by The Guardian as ‘in a class of his own’, and Opera Now wrote of him, in their list of Top Ten Rising Stars, as a ‘golden and natural lyric tenor’. We are delighted that he will give his Festival debut with the world-renowned pianist Hartmut Höll. Their all-Schubert programme includes the Beethoven-inspired &l...

Saturday 26th October

11:00 AM

78. The Boy's Magic Horn - Anthony Phelan, Konstantin Krimmel, Doriana Tchakarova, Ben Haggarty & Sherry Robinson

Lunchtime

26 Oct 2019 11:00 | Holywell Music Room

We explore the Grimm Brothers’ fairy-stories and wonder-tales, and the magical language of Des Knaben Wunderhorn, the collection of folk poetry first published in Heidelberg.  Anthony Phelan will trace the sources and resources that reinvent German language and identity in these Heidelberg years when the Romantic movement pioneered a style for later important song poets. The lunchtim...

Sunday 1st December

11:00 AM

Oxford Lieder at Fairlight Hall: Felix Kemp sings Brahms, Tchaikovsky and Rachmaninov

Lunchtime

01 Dec 2019 11:00 | Fairlight Hall

Felix Kemp and Sholto Kynoch perform Brahms' Vier ernste Gesänge and songs by Tchaikovsky and Rachmaninov.   To buy tickets, please visit the Fairlight Hall website.