Friday 4 October 2019 7:30PM

Christian Gerhaher baritone; Gerold Huber piano

Purcell, Weldon, Brahms, Musorgsky and Dvořák

Additional notes

Change of Programme
The programme for this concert has been amended from previously advertised and will now be as listed below:

Duration

This concert will be approximately 2 hours in duration, including an interval

£60£50£45£40£25

Ticket bookings are subject to a £3 booking fee. This fee covers the whole booking and is not per ticket.

  • Christian Gerhaher baritone
  • Gerold Huber piano

One of the leading Lieder partnerships of our time explores song traditions from the UK, Russia and Germany.

  • Henry Purcell (c.1659-1695)
        • If music be the food of love Z379a (realised by Benjamin Britten)
        • Thou wakeful shepherd (A Morning Hymn) Z198 (realised by Benjamin Britten)
        • Let the night perish (Job's Curse) Z191 (realised by Benjamin Britten)
  • John Weldon (1676-1736)
        • Alleluia (realised by Benjamin Britten)
  • Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
        • Sehnsucht Op. 14 No. 8
        • Vor dem Fenster Op. 14 No. 1
        • Vom verwundeten Knaben Op. 14 No. 2
        • Der Gang zum Liebchen Op. 48 No. 1
        • Der Überläufer Op. 48 No. 2
        • Vergangen ist mir Glück und Heil Op. 48 No. 6 (first verse only)
  • Modest Musorgsky (1839-1881)
        • Songs and Dances of Death
  • Interval
  • Antonín Dvořák (1841-1904)
        • Biblické písne (Biblical Songs) Op. 99
  • Johannes Brahms
        • Meerfahrt Op. 96 No. 4
        • Anklänge Op. 7 No. 3
        • Verzagen Op. 72 No. 4
        • Über die Heide Op. 86 No. 4
        • An eine Äolsharfe Op. 19 No. 5
        • Die Kränze Op. 46 No. 1
        • Todessehnen Op. 86 No. 6

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