Brahms's Clarinet Quintet and Heine Lieder at St George's Bristol
Brahms's Clarinet Quintet and Heine songs performed by clarinettist Julian Bliss and the Carducci Quartet, and tenor Mark Padmore with pianist Julius Drake at St George's Bristol.
Georgia Mann introduces an all-Brahms programme to conclude this series recorded at St George's Bristol. Today the clarinettist Julian Bliss joins the Carducci Quartet in a performance of Brahms's late masterpiece, his Clarinet Quintet, and tenor Mark Padmore with pianist Julius Drake provide a rare opportunity to hear Brahms's six settings of poetry by Heinrich Heine, presented as a sequence.
Brahms: 6 Heine Lieder
Es liebt sich so lieblich im Lenze, Op 71 no 2
Sommerabend, Op 85 no 1
Mondenschein, Op 85 no 2
Es schauen die Blumen, Op 96 no 3
Meerfahrt, Op 96 no 4
Der Tod, der ist die kühle Nacht, Op 96 no 1
Brahms: Clarinet Quintet in B minor, Op 115
Julian Bliss, clarinet