2014 Ion 8 St Giles' Cripplegate, London

BBC Singers 2013-14 Season Schumann and Friends Schumann and Friends

Schumann and Friends

Wedi chwarae

18:00 Dydd Mercher 8 Ion 2014 St Giles' Cripplegate, London

  • Robert Schumann 1810–1856
  • Nord oder Süd
  • Gute Nacht
  • Johannes Brahms 1833–1897
  • 5 Songs, Op 104
  • Clara Schumann 1819–1896
  • Three Choruses for Mixed Choir
  • Heinrich von Herzogenberg 1843–1900
  • Selig sind, die da Leid tragen
  • Und ich hörete eine Stimme vom Himmel
  • Siehe, um Trist war mir sehr bange
  • Dame Ethel Mary Smyth 1858–1944
  • Fête galante (opera version)
  • We watched her breathing through the night

Concert Information

A gorgeous selection of elegant part-songs by Robert Schumann (including his extraordinary collection for double choir, Op. 141), by his wife Clara (from the early years of their married life), and by friends and admirers such as Brahms and Herzogenberg.

This early-evening concert precedes the Colin Matthews World Premiere, Beethoven and Schumann
BBC Symphony Orchestra concert in the Barbican Hall on the same evening.

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