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Playing: String Quartet Op. 44 No. 2 by Felix Mendelssohn
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Wolfgang Holzmair

1 hour
First broadcast:
Friday 25 November 2011

This week's Lunchtime Concerts come from the Rodewald Concert Series at Liverpool's St George's Hall. In the last of the four recitals, baritone Wolfgang Holzmair and pianist Russell Ryan perform Schumann's sublime song-cycle "Dichterliebe" alongside settings of the same poems by composers including Liszt, Meyerbeer, Wolf, Grieg, Mendelssohn, von Suppé, Loewe and Ives.

KILLMAYER: Belsazar.
MEYERBEER: Die Rose, die Lilie, die Taube.
WOLF: Wenn ich in deine Augen Seh'.
KINKEL: Der Kuss.
LISZT: Im Rhein, im heiligen Strome.
IVES: Ich grolle nicht.
HENSEL: Verlust.
GRIEG: Hörlich das Liedchen klingen.
HOVEN: Eine alte Geschichte.
FRANZ: Am leuchtenden Sommermorgen.
LOEWE: Ich hab' im Traum geweinet.
MENDELSSOHN: Allnächtlich im Traume seh' ich dich.
VON SUPPE: Aus alten Märchen.
SCHUMANN: Belsazar.
SCHUMANN: Dichterliebe.


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