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Jennifer Johnston in Schumann

Former BBC New Generation Artist Jennifer Johnston sings Schumann's Frauenlieben und leben with pianist Joseph Middleton.

BBC New Generation Artists in Schumann.
Former BBC New Generation Artist Jennifer Johnston sings Schumann's Frauenlieben und leben, with the pianist Joseph Middleton.
Schumann's setting of eight poems which chart the course of a woman's love for her man from her first meeting with him through marriage to his death.
Recorded in 2012.

30 minutes

Music Played

  • Robert Schumann

    Frauenliebe und leben, Op 42

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Jennifer Johnston.
  • Louis Couperin

    Chaconne in D minor B`D.55

    Performer: Pavel Kolesnikov.

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