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Format: 2014-10-21
Format: 2014-10-21
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    Mon, 2014-10-27 13:10
    The Schubert Project: Maria Forsström (mezzo-soprano) / Espen Langvik (baritone)
    Espen Langvik, Maria Forsström, Matti Hirvonen
    Holywell Music Room Oxford OX1 3SW
    United Kingdom

    Settings of Schiller, including some of the most dramatic poems Schubert set to music.

    Selected Songs
    Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
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    Sun, 2014-10-26 17:00
    The Schubert Project: Fflur Wyn, Daniel Norman, William Dazeley, Sholto Kynoch
    Daniel Norman, Fflur Wynn, John Warren, Sholto Kynoch, William Dazeley
    Holywell Music Room Oxford OX1 3SW
    United Kingdom

    ‘Der Göttinger Hainbund’: settings of Hölty, Uz, Klopstock and Stolberg. Schubert was particularly drawn to these influential German poets in 1815 and 1816, and there is many an unknown gem in this fascinating programme. The evening is divided into two parts with an hour's interval. Each part is introduced by John Warren, previously head of German and Austrian Studies at Oxford Brookes University.

    Part I: 5pm - 6pm
    Part II: 7pm - 8pm

    Selected Songs
    Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
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    Wed, 2014-10-29 18:00
    A rose is a rose is a rose | Marije Rommes (soprano) and John Collis (piano)
    John Collis, Marije Rommes
    Crown Court Church of Scotland, Covent Garden London WC2B 5EZ
    United Kingdom
    If music be the food of love
    Henry Purcell (1659-1695)
    Sweeter than Roses from Pausanias
    Henry Purcell (1659-1695)
    What can we poor females do?
    Henry Purcell (1659-1695)
    Man is for the woman made
    Henry Purcell (1659-1695)
    With Verdure Clad from The Creation
    (Franz) Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)
    To a wild rose
    Edward MacDowell (1860-1908)
    Au bord de l'eau
    Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)
    Lydia, from '2 Songs'
    Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)
    La papillon et la fleur from 2 Songs
    Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)
    Les roses d'Ispahan from 4 Songs
    Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)
    Spring Fancies
    Sir Arthur Somervell (1863-1937)
    Rosenlied from 6 Songs
    Jean Sibelius (1865-1957)
    Fleur des blés
    Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
    Chanson d'avril
    Georges Bizet (1838-1875)
    Tarantelle
    Georges Bizet (1838-1875)
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    Wed, 2014-10-22 17:30
    The Schubert Project: Piano Trio in B flat
    Bengt Forsberg, Cecilia Zilliacus, Mats Lidström
    Holywell Music Room Oxford OX1 3SW
    United Kingdom

    In the first of several appearances at the Festival, renowned pianist Bengt Forsberg is joined by leading Swedish string players for the uplifting Trio in B flat, D898.

    Piano Trio in B flat
    Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
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    Thu, 2014-10-23 22:00
    The Schubert Project: Imogen Cooper CBE (piano)
    Imogen Cooper
    Holywell Music Room Oxford OX1 3SW
    United Kingdom

    Long acknowledged as one of the great interpreters of Schubert, Imogen Cooper plays his life-affirming final piano sonata in B flat, D960. This is one of the pinnacles of the piano repertoire, performed by one of the leading pianists of our time.

    Sonata for Piano No 21 in B flat
    Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
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    Fri, 2014-10-24 09:30
    The Schubert Project: Schubert as dramatist Study Day
    Iain Milne, Jennifer Davis, Lorraine Byrne Bodley, Lucy Hall, Tim Hawken
    Faculty of Music Oxford OX1 1DB
    United Kingdom

    Lorraine Byrne-Bodley is the keynote speaker in a study day that examines Schubert's perceived failure as an opera composer against his undisputed mastery of the small scale drama in song.

    9.30am Registration and welcome
    10.15am Key-note address
    11.30am Further papers
    12.30pm Lunch break

    1.10pm Concert - Members of the National Opera Studio perform songs with one foot in the theatre

    2.30pm Further papers, and round table discussion

    Lied der Delphine from 2 songs from the play 'Lacrimas'
    Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
    Lied des Florio from 2 songs from the play 'Lacrimas'
    Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
    Selected Songs
    Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
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    Fri, 2014-10-24 17:30
    The Schubert Project: Bengt Forsberg (piano) plays Sonata in G, D 894
    Bengt Forsberg
    Holywell Music Room Oxford OX1 3SW
    United Kingdom

    The Sonata in G, D894 was described by Schumann as 'the most perfect in form and conception of Schubert's sonatas.

    Sonata for Piano No 18 in G
    Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
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    Fri, 2014-10-24 21:45
    The Schubert Project: Wolfgang Holzmair (baritone) and Sholto Kynoch (piano)
    Sholto Kynoch, Wolfgang Holzmair
    New College Ante-Chapel Oxford OX1 3BN
    United Kingdom

    Wolfgang Holzmair's appearances at the Lieder Festival are always special occasions. For tonight's late-night concert, he has devised a wonderful programme of songs on a theme of night and the stars.

    Selected Songs
    Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
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    Sat, 2014-10-25 17:00
    The Schubert Project: Julius Drake and Bengt Forsberg
    Bengt Forsberg, Julius Drake
    Holywell Music Room Oxford OX1 3SW
    United Kingdom

    Two renowned pianists come together to perform duets, including the glorious A flat Variations, D813.

    8 Variations on a Theme in A flat
    Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
  • Fri, 2014-10-24 13:15
    Lunchtime Recital - Richard Allum (piano)
    Richard Allum
    St Bride's Church London EC4 8AU
    United Kingdom

    St Bride's Lunchtime Concert Series welcomes pianist Richard Allum, in a programme which includes J S Bach's ever-popular Italian Concerto. Richard Allum has performed throughout the UK, France, Italy and made his Australian debut earler this year.

    'Italian Concerto' in F
    Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
    4 Impromptus
    Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
    2 Arabesques
    Claude Debussy (1862-1918)