25a. Wandering Winter Poets: Heine & Müller

12 October 2021, 11:00am - 12:00pm

This event is in two parts. One ticket give you access to both parts.
25a: 11am - 12pm, Wandering Winter Poets: Heine & Müller
25b: 3.15pm - 4.15pm, The Wanderer

Click here for details about part 2 (event 25b). 

“I am vain enough to think that one day, when we are both gone, my name will be mentioned alongside yours.” Thus wrote Heinrich Heine, now considered one of the great German poets, to Wilhlem Müller, who was immortalised in the song cycles of Franz Schubert but otherwise has faded to relative obscurity. Joanna Neilly, Fellow and Tutor in German at St Peter’s College, explores how these reputational tables turned, the mutual admiration of the two poets for one another, and similar themes that run through their work.


This event is an in-person and livestreamed event. Livestreamed performances will be available to watch live in our Digital Concert Hall at the advertised performance time and will be available to watch again and on demand until the end of November.

Want to watch this concert in person and at home? 'Hybrid' tickets, valid both in person and for the Digital Concert Hall, are also available for an additional £3 to the in-person price.

All our seating is unreserved. This means you are guaranteed a seat in your chosen area, but not a specific seat. In order to allow for social distancing, you will be seated as an individual or as a group, based on the number of tickets you booked for this concert.

For groups of more than 10, please phone or email the box office to book your tickets.

The complete event duration is approximately 2 hours, with a break in the middle.


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Due to COVID-19 we have to do things a little differently this year. In order to keep everyone safe, our seating and concert conditions are subject to change in line with changing government guidance.

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  • Franz Schubert (1797 - 1828)
  • Das Wandern (1823) from Die schöne Müllerin
  • Felix Mendelssohn (1809 - 1847)
  • Reiselied (1834) Op. 34 no.6
  • Franz Schubert (1797 - 1828)
  • Mein! (1823) from Die schöne Müllerin
  • Franz Schubert (1797 - 1828)
  • Die Post (1827) from Winterreise
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