The Dichter Project: Heinrich Heine
In the second installment of its newest series, BASS explores the poetry of Heinrich Heine. As compact as they are heartbreaking, Heine’s verses inspired some of greatest lieder of all time. Elisabeth Marshall, soprano; Brian Mextdorf, tenor; Tyler Duncan, baritone; Michael Brofman, Erika Switzer, piano perform:
Franz Liszt: Du bist wie eine Blume; Im Rhein, im schönen Strome; Die Loreley
Franz Schubert: Selections from Schwanengesang D. 957
Robert Schumann: Dichterliebe Op. 48
Art by Joan Chiverton
Children under the age of six will not be admitted to this program.
Classical Interludes is made possible in part with support from Dr. J, James J. O’Toole and many generous individuals, as well as public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.