Sunday 5 May 2019 3:00PM

Paula Murrihy mezzo-soprano; Malcolm Martineau piano

The Mendelssohns and the Schumanns

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

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  • Paula Murrihy mezzo-soprano
  • Malcolm Martineau piano

The Irish mezzo and her Scottish pianist present a programme assembling songs by Fanny Mendelssohn and her brother Felix, and Clara Schumann and her husband Robert – those by the two female composers steadily moving towards the centre of our listening experience.

  • Fanny Mendelssohn (1805-1847)
        • Wanderlied Op. 1 No. 2
        • Die Mainacht Op. 9 No. 6
        • Warum sind den die Rosen so blass Op. 1 No. 3
        • Nach Süden Op. 10 No. 1
  • Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
        • 6 Gesänge Op. 99
  • Clara Schumann (1819-1896)
        • Er ist gekommen Op. 12 No. 1
        • Liebst du um Schönheit Op. 12 No. 2
        • Sie liebten sich beide Op. 13 No. 2
  • Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
        • 6 Gedichte von N Lenau und Requiem Op. 90
  • Encore
  • Clara Schumann
        • Mein Stern

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