Monday 8 April 2019 1:00PM

Katarina Karnéus mezzo-soprano; Julius Drake piano

Schumann, Rangström, A Mahler, Berg and Sibelius


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


  • Katarina Karnéus mezzo-soprano
  • Julius Drake piano

A Wigmore favourite since she won the Cardiff Competition in 1995, the Swedish mezzo includes songs by female composers, among them Clara Schumann (whose 200th anniversary falls this year) and Alma Mahler, wife of Gustav who was not altogether encouraging of her desire to compose.

  • Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
        • Gedichte der Königin Maria Stuart Op. 135
  • Ture Rangström (1884-1947)
        • Melodi
        • Pan
        • Vingar i natten
        • Notturno
        • Flickan under nymånen
  • Alma Mahler (1879-1964)
        • Die stille Stadt
        • Laue Sommernacht
        • Bei dir ist es traut
        • Der Erkennende
  • Alban Berg (1885-1935)
        • 7 frühe Lieder
  • Encore
  • Jean Sibelius (1865-1957)
        • Var det en dröm? Op. 37 No. 4

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