Oxford Lieder 2014

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01Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20150407

This week's Lunchtime Concerts come from the 2014 Oxford Lieder Festival: The Schubert Project. This was a mammoth two-week series which included all of Schubert's songs alongside some of his best-loved piano music, curated by pianist Sholto Kynoch.

Today's programme includes highlights from three concerts, including performances by mezzo-soprano Bethan Langford, tenor Robert Murray, violinist Cecilia Zilliacus and pianists Bengt Forsberg and Sholto Kynoch. The tour-de-force Fantasy in C major for violin and piano sits alongside Schubert settings of poems by Matthäus von Collin and Ludwig Heinrich Christoph Hölty.

Schubert: Der Zwerg, D.771; Wehmut, D.772; Nacht und Träume, D.827

Bethan Langford (mezzo-soprano), Sholto Kynoch (piano)

Schubert: Fantasy in C major D.934

Cecilia Zilliacus (violin), Bengt Forsberg (piano)

Schubert: Seufzer, D.198; Auf den Tod einer Nachtigall, D.201; Auf den Tod einer Nachtigall, D.399; Der Traum, D.213; An die Apfelbäume, wo ich Julien erblickte, D.197; Der Liebende, D.207; Die Laube, D.214

Robert Murray (tenor), James Baillieu (piano).

01Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20160223

This week's Lunchtime Concerts come from the 2014 Oxford Lieder Festival: The Schubert Project. This was a mammoth two-week series which included all of Schubert's songs alongside some of his best-loved piano music, curated by pianist Sholto Kynoch.

Today's programme includes highlights from three concerts, including performances by mezzo-soprano Bethan Langford, tenor Robert Murray, violinist Cecilia Zilliacus and pianists Bengt Forsberg and Sholto Kynoch. The tour-de-force Fantasy in C major for violin and piano sits alongside Schubert settings of poems by Matthäus von Collin and Ludwig Heinrich Christoph Hölty.

Schubert: Der Zwerg, D.771; Wehmut, D.772; Nacht und Träume, D.827

Bethan Langford (mezzo-soprano), Sholto Kynoch (piano)

Schubert: Fantasy in C major D.934

Cecilia Zilliacus (violin), Bengt Forsberg (piano)

Schubert: Seufzer, D.198; Auf den Tod einer Nachtigall, D.201; Auf den Tod einer Nachtigall, D.399; Der Traum, D.213; An die Apfelbäume, wo ich Julien erblickte, D.197; Der Liebende, D.207; Die Laube, D.214

Robert Murray (tenor), James Baillieu (piano).

02Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20150408

This week's Lunchtime Concerts come from the 2014 Oxford Lieder Festival: The Schubert Project. This was a mammoth two-week series which included all of Schubert's songs alongside some of his best-loved piano music, curated by pianist Sholto Kynoch.

Today's programme includes highlights from two concerts, including performances by baritone Jonathan McGovern and bass-baritone Jonathan Lemalu with pianists James Baillieu, Sholto Kynoch and Eugene Asti. Schubert's charming Rondo in A major for piano duet is sandwiched by settings of poems by Friedrich von Schiller and Johann Gabriel Seidl.

Schubert: Totengräberlied, D.44; Sehnsucht, D.52; Das Mädchen aus der Fremde, D.117; An die Freude, D.189; Hoffnung, D.251; Das Mädchen aus der Fremde, D.252; Die vier Weltalter, D.391; Der Alpenjäger, D.588; Hoffnung, D.637; Sehnsucht, D.636; Der Pilgrim, D.794

Jonathan McGovern (baritone), James Baillieu (piano)

Schubert: Rondo in A major, D.951

Sholto Kynoch & Eugene Asti (piano duet)

Schubert: Die Taubenpost, D.965a

Jonathan Lemalu (bass-baritone), Sholto Kynoch (piano).

02Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20160224

This week's Lunchtime Concerts come from the 2014 Oxford Lieder Festival: The Schubert Project. This was a mammoth two-week series which included all of Schubert's songs alongside some of his best-loved piano music, curated by pianist Sholto Kynoch.

Today's programme includes highlights from two concerts, including performances by baritone Jonathan McGovern and bass-baritone Jonathan Lemalu with pianists James Baillieu, Sholto Kynoch and Eugene Asti. Schubert's charming Rondo in A major for piano duet is sandwiched by settings of poems by Friedrich von Schiller and Johann Gabriel Seidl.

Schubert: Totengräberlied, D.44; Sehnsucht, D.52; Das Mädchen aus der Fremde, D.117; An die Freude, D.189; Hoffnung, D.251; Das Mädchen aus der Fremde, D.252; Die vier Weltalter, D.391; Der Alpenjäger, D.588; Hoffnung, D.637; Sehnsucht, D.636; Der Pilgrim, D.794

Jonathan McGovern (baritone), James Baillieu (piano)

Schubert: Rondo in A major, D.951

Sholto Kynoch and Eugene Asti (piano duet)

Schubert: Die Taubenpost, D.965a

Jonathan Lemalu (bass-baritone), Sholto Kynoch (piano).

03Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20150409

This week's Lunchtime Concerts come from the 2014 Oxford Lieder Festival: The Schubert Project. This was a mammoth two-week series which included all of Schubert's songs alongside some of his best-loved piano music, curated by pianist Sholto Kynoch.

Today's programme includes highlights from three concerts, including performances by sopranos Isa Katharina Gericke and Kate Royal, baritone Håkan Vramsmo, bass-baritone Jonathan Lemalu, clarinettist Mark van der Wiel and pianists Sholto Kynoch and Bengt Forsberg.

Schubert's glorious "Shepherd on the Rock" for soprano, clarinet and piano sits alongside excerpts from his "Schwanengesang" and settings of poems by Friedrich Rückert.

Schubert: Schwanengesang, D.957 (excerpts)

Jonathan Lemalu (baritone), Sholto Kynoch (piano)

Schubert: Der Hirt auf dem Felsen, D.965

Kate Royal (soprano), Mark van der Wiel (clarinet), Sholto Kynoch (piano)

Schubert: Sei mir gegrüsst!, D.741; Dass sie hier gewesen!, D.775; Du bist die Ruh, D.776; Lachen und Weinen, D.777; Greisengesang, D.778

Isa Katharina Gericke (soprano), Håkan Vramsmo (baritone), Bengt Forsberg (piano).

03Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20160225

This week's Lunchtime Concerts come from the 2014 Oxford Lieder Festival: The Schubert Project. This was a mammoth two-week series which included all of Schubert's songs alongside some of his best-loved piano music, curated by pianist Sholto Kynoch.

Today's programme includes highlights from three concerts, including performances by sopranos Isa Katharina Gericke and Kate Royal, baritone Håkan Vramsmo, bass-baritone Jonathan Lemalu, clarinettist Mark van der Wiel and pianists Sholto Kynoch and Bengt Forsberg.

Schubert's glorious "Shepherd on the Rock" for soprano, clarinet and piano sits alongside excerpts from his "Schwanengesang" and settings of poems by Friedrich Rückert.

Schubert: Schwanengesang, D.957 (excerpts)

Jonathan Lemalu (baritone), Sholto Kynoch (piano)

Schubert: Der Hirt auf dem Felsen, D.965

Kate Royal (soprano), Mark van der Wiel (clarinet), Sholto Kynoch (piano)

Schubert: Sei mir gegrüsst!, D.741; Dass sie hier gewesen!, D.775; Du bist die Ruh, D.776; Lachen und Weinen, D.777; Greisengesang, D.778

Isa Katharina Gericke (soprano), Håkan Vramsmo (baritone), Bengt Forsberg (piano).

04Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20150410

This week's Lunchtime Concerts come from the 2014 Oxford Lieder Festival: The Schubert Project. This was a mammoth two-week series which included all of Schubert's songs alongside some of his best-loved piano music, curated by pianist Sholto Kynoch.

Today's programme includes highlights from two concerts, including performances by mezzo-soprano Sarah Walker, soprano Isa Katharina Gericke, baritone Håkan Vramsmo, the vocal ensemble Schubert's Nightingales, and pianists Bengt Forsberg and Sholto Kynoch. Schubert's beautiful choral setting of Psalm 23 follows some of his settings of poems by Karl Gottfried von Leitner.

Schubert: Drang in die Ferne, D.770; Das Weinen, D.926; Vor meiner Wiege, D.927; Der Wallensteiner Lanzknecht beim Trunk, D.931; Der Kreuzzug, D.932; Des Fischers Liebesglück, D.933; Der Winterabend, D.938

Isa Katharina Gericke (soprano), Håkan Vramsmo (baritone), Bengt Forsberg (piano)

Schubert: Der 23. Psalm, D.706; Die Sterne, D.939; Ständchen, D.920

Sarah Walker (mezzo-soprano), Schubert's Nightingales, Sholto Kynoch (piano).

04Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20160226

This week's Lunchtime Concerts come from the 2014 Oxford Lieder Festival: The Schubert Project. This was a mammoth two-week series which included all of Schubert's songs alongside some of his best-loved piano music, curated by pianist Sholto Kynoch.

Today's programme includes highlights from two concerts, including performances by mezzo-soprano Sarah Walker, soprano Isa Katharina Gericke, baritone Håkan Vramsmo, the vocal ensemble Schubert's Nightingales, and pianists Bengt Forsberg and Sholto Kynoch. Schubert's beautiful choral setting of Psalm 23 follows some of his settings of poems by Karl Gottfried von Leitner.

Schubert: Drang in die Ferne, D.770; Das Weinen, D.926; Vor meiner Wiege, D.927; Der Wallensteiner Lanzknecht beim Trunk, D.931; Der Kreuzzug, D.932; Des Fischers Liebesglück, D.933; Der Winterabend, D.938

Isa Katharina Gericke (soprano), Håkan Vramsmo (baritone), Bengt Forsberg (piano)

Schubert: Der 23. Psalm, D.706; Die Sterne, D.939; Ständchen, D.920

Sarah Walker (mezzo-soprano), Schubert's Nightingales, Sholto Kynoch (piano).