A Study Day on Die schöne Müllerin with Susan Youens
19 October 2014, 10:00am - 2:45pm
Led by Susan Youens (University of Notre Dame)
Rowan Pierce soprano
Andrew Dickinson tenor
Johnny Herford baritone
William Vann piano
World-renowned Schubert scholar Susan Youens leads a study day that explores Schubert’s great cycle, also introducing rare settings of the same texts that predate Schubert’s own.
11am: Welcome coffee
11.30am: Part One
Precursors to Die schöne Müllerin
Chaucer, Goethe and folk poems, with music by Reichardt and Paisiello
12.30pm: A light lunch will be available to purchase
1.15pm-2.15pm: Part Two
A poetic cycle is born: the 'Stägemann Liederspiel'. An introduction to Müller, including music by Ludwig Berger.
2.45pm: Part Three
From innocence to experience: Schubert's Die schöne Müllerin. Roger Vignoles will also join this discussion.
10 October 2014 | 9:00am