Mahler: A life in Song Part II

21 October 2017, 11:00am - 3:00pm


The second of Gavin Plumley’s two study days surveying Mahler’s life and songs, presented in association with the Mahler Society. See also Saturday 14

Joined by an exceptional team of musicians, these lecture-recitals will guide us through Mahler's life, exploring his life, songs and surroundings in depth. 

11am Welcome coffee

11.30am Lecture-recital part one

12.45pm A light lunch is available and must be pre-booked (£7)

1.30pm Lecture-recital part two

  • Clara Schumann (1819 - 1896)
  • Liebst du um Schönheit (1840) Op. 37 no.4 (Op.12 no.2) from Zwölf Gedichte aus „Liebesfrühling“
  • Richard Strauss (1864 - 1949)
  • Cäcilie (1894) Op. 27 no.2
  • Alma Mahler (Schindler-Mahler) (1879 - 1964)
  • Ansturm from Vier Lieder (Mahler, Alma)
  • Gustav Mahler (1860 - 1911)
  • Der Abschied (1908) from Das Lied von der Erde

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