25b. The Wanderer

12 October 2021, 3:15pm - 4:15pm

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


Joanna Neilly continues to explore some of the key features of German romanticism: in this case the image of the romantic wanderer, immersed in nature, solitary and creative. Drawing on the earlier discussion of Heine and Müller, but also bringing in important song poets such as Joseph von Eichendorff and artists such as Caspar David Friedrich, this binds together our lunchtime concert, the later performance of Schubert’s Winterreise (‘Winter Journey’) and the late-night ‘Isolation Songbook’ concert.


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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Tickets for both in-person and the Digital Concert Hall will be issued as eTickets by default. Printed tickets are available on request, for an additional fee.


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.

For more information about our COVID-19 safety measures, please click here.

If you are displaying symptoms of COVID-19 on the day of the concert, please do not attend, but get in touch with our box office to arrange a refund.​

  • Robert Schumann (1810 - 1856)
  • Waldesgespräch (1840) Op. 39 no.3 1–20.v & 22.vi.1840 from Liederkreis
  • Auf einer Burg (1840) Op. 39 no.7 1–20.v & 22.vi.1840 from Liederkreis
  • Märzveilchen (1840) Op. 40 no.1 16–18.vii.1840 from Fünf Lieder
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08 October 2021 | 10:00am

Nature's Songbook

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26. Konstantin Krimmel: Heine, Schumann & Brahms
12 October 2021, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
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28. Pavel Kolesnikov & Samson Tsoy: Schubert Fantasie
12 October 2021, 5:45pm - 6:45pm

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