Wigmore Hall: Nina Stemme
Nina Stemme (soprano) and Matti Hirvonen (piano) perform works by Schumann, Wagner and Weill at the Wigmore Hall in London.
Live from Wigmore Hall, London. Swedish soprano Nina Stemme performs a programme of contrasting moods including Wagner's Wesendonck-Lieder, inspired by the wife of one of the composer's sponsors and which is said to employ musical material which was later to be fully realised in his opera Tristan and Isolde.
Nina Stemme (soprano)
Matti Hirvonen (piano)
Schumann: Lenaulieder und Requiem, Op 90
Weill: Surabaya Johnny (from 'Happy End')
Weill: My ship (from 'Lady in the Dark')
Presented by Sara Mohr-Pietsch.