Friday 30 September 2022 7:30PM

Schumann Quartet; Anna Lucia Richter mezzo-soprano

Frei aber einsam


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


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  • Schumann Quartet Artist in Residence
  • Erik Schumann violin
  • Ken Schumann violin
  • Veit Benedikt Hertenstein viola
  • Mark Schumann cello
  • Anna Lucia Richter mezzo-soprano

Stefan Heucke’s 2021 work links together Clara and Robert Schumann with Johannes Brahms, who entered their lives in 1853, three years before Robert’s death in 1856, and who would remain close to Clara until her own death in 1896, just one year before his own.

  • Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
      • String Quartet in A Op. 41 No. 3
  • Stefan Heucke (b.1959)
      • 'Frei aber einsam' - Fantasy on Love Songs by Clara and Robert Schumann and Johannes Brahms Op. 119
  • Interval
  • Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
      • Ophelia-Lieder WoO. 22
        • (arranged by Aribert Reimann for mezzo-soprano and string quartet)
      • String Quartet in A minor Op. 51 No. 2

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