Schubertiade 2019

franz schubert portrait29th July – 1st August

For the 222nd anniversary of the birth of Franz Schubert

With the world premiere of the complete version of his opera Alfonso und Estrella:

Les Capucins
Tuesday 30th July at 7pm
Friday 2nd August at 6pm
Monday 5th August at 6pm

Monday 29th July

Lecture: On the song cycle Die Schöne Müllerin
Church of  St Denis, Pontigné at 7.30pm

Professor Richard Stokes MA, Order of Merit of Federal Republic of Germany, Professor of Lieder, Royal Academy of Music, London

The lecture will be given in English with  simultaneous translation into French.

Followed by coffee and Sachertorte

Concert: Die Schöne Müllerin  D795
Church of  St Denis, Pontigné at 8.45pm

Fabien Hyon tenor
Juliette Sabbah piano

Tuesday 30th July

Piano recital
Church of  St Denis, Pontigné at 3pm

Caroline Clipsham piano

Programme:
Sonata in A minor D784
Impromptu No. 3  D935
Marche militaire no. 1 in D major D733 (with Elspeth Wilkes piano)
Four Impromptus D 899

Wednesday 31st July

Lieder Concert
Church of  St Denis, Pontigné at 3pm

Preceded by a performance of the Deutsche Messe D872 by young chorists of Opéra de Baugé, with Deborah Holborn  mezzo-soprano, John Faal tenor, Callum Speed  baritone, Elspeth Wilkes piano. Chorus master :  Garry Morgan Jones

Lieder by Schubert: performed by soloists of Opéra de Baugé :
Monika-Evelin Liiv  mezzo-soprano
Vlada Borovko  soprano
Claudia Wood  soprano
Alexander Aldren  tenor
Carleen Ebbs  soprano
Karlene Moreno-Hayworth  soprano
Roger Krebs  bass
James Liu  tenor
Deborah Holborn  mezzo-soprano
Christopher Adams  bass
Denver Martin Smith  baritone

Thursday 1st August

Chamber Music Concert
Centre Culturel René d’Anjou, Baugé at 2.30pm

Programme:
Schubert Octet D803
Schubert Quartettsatz D703
Schubert String Quintet D956

Soloists of the orchestra of Opéra de Baugé:
Nandor Szederkenyi
violin
Nora Szederkenyi  viola
William Rudge   violoncello
Alison Holford   violoncello
Konstantinos Spanos double bass
Matthew Wilsher clarinet
Hannes Arnold horn
Howard Dann bassoon

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