Gerhaher (c) Jim Rakete
Heinz Holliger & Christian Gerhaher

Christian Gerhaher will be singing a lot of Franz Schubert in the upcoming summer months: “Die Winterreise”, “Die schöne Müllerin” and “Nachtviolen” will be performed at the most renowned music festivals from Madrid to Salzburg.

Yet, this week the baritone is in Munich with the BRSO and performs songs of Claude Debussy. Conductor of the two concerts will be Heinz Holliger. The program includes also a song by Holliger, performed by soprano Sarah Maria Sun.

WORKS

Claude Debussy
“Clair de Lune” – arrangiert von André Caplet

Heinz Holliger
“Dämmerlicht” für Sopran und Orchester

Claude Debussy
Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune

Claude Debussy
“Trois Ballades de François Villon” für Gesang und Orchester

Pause

Claude Debussy
“Chansons de France” – Fassung für Orchester von Heinz Holliger

Claude Debussy
Trois Poèmes de Mallarmé – Fassung für Orchester von Heinz Holliger

Claude Debussy
“Khamma”, Légende dansée

PERFORMERS

Heinz Holliger, Conductor

Sarah Maria Sun, Soprano

Christian Gerhaher, Baritone

Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks

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