Saturday 8 February 2020 7:30PM

Nash Ensemble; James Gilchrist tenor; Richard Watkins horn; Alasdair Beatson piano; Roger Vignoles piano

Loewe, Reichardt, Zelter, Mendelssohn and Schubert


  • Nash Ensemble
  • James Gilchrist tenor
  • Richard Watkins horn
  • Alasdair Beatson piano
  • Roger Vignoles piano

Sought-after tenor James Gilchrist explores the repertoire of German Lieder by contemporaries of Schubert, and adds Schubert’s late song with obbligato horn ‘Auf dem Strom’. The main works in the programme are Felix Mendelssohn’s A minor Quartet, with its echoes of late Beethoven, and Schubert’s B flat Trio, a work of buoyant lyricism.

  • Carl Loewe (1796-1869)
        • Songs
  • Johann Friedrich Reichardt (1752-1814)
        • Songs
  • Carl Friedrich Zelter (1758-1832)
        • Songs
  • Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
        • String Quartet No. 2 in A minor Op. 13
  • Interval
  • Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
        • Auf dem Strom D943
        • Piano Trio No. 1 in B flat D898

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