Friday 25 May 2018 10:00PM
The Erlkings folk ensemble
This concert will be approximately 1 hour in duration, without an interval
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- The Erlkings folk ensemble* *Wigmore Hall Debut
- Bryan Benner voice, guitar
- Ivan Turkalj cello
- Gabriel Hopfmüller tuba, trombone
- Thomas Toppler drums, vibraphone
Billed as ‘the only band that sets its audience dancing to Goethe and Schiller’, genre-defying The Erlkings apply the high-octane energy of folk/rock to brilliant arrangements of Schubert’s songs.
The group’s Wigmore Hall debut offers a scintillating set of Erlking hits.
Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
- Der Musensohn D764
- Auf dem Wasser zu singen D774
- Die Forelle D550
- Der Jüngling am Bache D192
- Erlkönig D328
- Der König in Thule D367
- Drang in die Ferne D770
- Der Wanderer an den Mond D870
- Totengräbers Heimweh D842
Die schöne Müllerin D795
- Das Wandern
- Der Neugierige
- Trockne Blumen
- Fischerweise D881