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Oxford Lieder Festival 2020: Connections Across Time

Musicians from this year's Oxford Lieder Festival, perform live from BBC Maida Vale studios, including Ashley Riches and Sholto Kynoch in Schumann's great song-cycle, Dichterliebe.

Like so many festivals, Oxford Lieder has had to reinvent itself for 2020, in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. A rich season of live-streamed concerts and events begins on 10 October, but as a curtain-raiser to the main Festival, Artistic Director Sholto Kynoch and friends perform live at BBC Maida Vale studios Including Ashley Riches in Schumann's great song-cycle, Dichterliebe, songs by Hugo Wolf, Rebecca Clarke and Saint-Saëns and newly-written songs from leading contemporary ensemble, The Hermes Experiment.

Introduced by Ian Skelly.

Rebecca Clarke: The Tailor and his Mouse
Britten: At the railway station, Upway
Wolf: Der Musikant, Ständchen and Wie lange schon war immer mein Verlangen
Spohr: Der Spielmann und seiner Geige
Saint-Saëns:Violons dans le soir and Danse Macabre
Caitlin Hulcup (mezzo soprano),
Jonathan Stone (violin),
Sholto Kynoch (piano)

Schumann: Dichterliebe, Op. 48
Ashley Riches (baritone)
Sholto Kynoch (piano)

New works
The Hermes Experiment:
Héloïse Werner (soprano)
Oliver Pashley (clarinet)
Anne Denholm (harp)
Marianne Schofield (double bass)

8 days left to listen

2 hours, 28 minutes

Music Played

  • Barbara Strozzi

    Tradimento (Diporti di Euterpe Op 7)

    Music Arranger: Héloïse Werner. Ensemble: The Hermes Experiment.
  • Soosan Lolavar

    Mâh Didam

    Ensemble: The Hermes Experiment.
  • Rebecca Clarke

    The Tailor and his Mouse (3 Old English Songs, arr for high voice and piano)

    Performer: Caitlin Hulcup. Performer: Jonathan Stone.
  • Benjamin Britten

    At the railway station, Upway (Winter Words Op 52)

    Performer: Caitlin Hulcup. Performer: Sholto Kynoch.
  • Hugo Wolf

    Das Ständchen (Gedichte von Joseph v. Eichendorff)

    Performer: Caitlin Hulcup. Performer: Sholto Kynoch.
  • Hugo Wolf

    Der Musikant (Gedichte von Joseph v. Eichendorff)

    Performer: Caitlin Hulcup. Performer: Sholto Kynoch.
  • Hugo Wolf

    Wie lange schon (Italienisches Liederbuch)

    Performer: Caitlin Hulcup. Performer: Sholto Kynoch.
  • Louis Spohr

    Der Spielmann und seiner Geige (6 Songs Op 154)

    Performer: Caitlin Hulcup. Performer: Jonathan Stone. Performer: Sholto Kynoch.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Violons dans le soir

    Performer: Caitlin Hulcup. Performer: Jonathan Stone. Performer: Sholto Kynoch.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Danse Macabre

    Performer: Caitlin Hulcup. Performer: Jonathan Stone. Performer: Sholto Kynoch.
  • Emily Hall

    I am happy living simply

    Ensemble: The Hermes Experiment.
  • Freya Waley-Cohen

    Oyster

    Ensemble: The Hermes Experiment.
  • Errollyn Wallen

    gun gun gun

    Ensemble: The Hermes Experiment.
  • Emily Hall

    The end of the ending

    Ensemble: The Hermes Experiment.
  • Robert Schumann

    Dichterliebe

    Performer: Ashley Riches. Performer: Sholto Kynoch.
  • Max Bruch

    Symphony No 2 in F minor, Op 36

    Orchestra: Bamberg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Robert Trevino.

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