Oxford Lieder Festival: Fleurs

Last edited by OxfordLieder on 7 September 2021

Venue, Timing and Cost

Venue: 
Saint John the Evangelist Church, OX4 1EH
Date(s): 
Friday, 15 October 2021
Timing: 
20:15-21:30
Cost: 
In-person: £35/£22/£13/£5 ; Online: £13/£5 (under 35s)

Carolyn Sampson and Joseph Middleton bring a floral sparkle to the Festival with highlights from their hugely well-received CD ‘Fleurs’. This glorious collection of flower-related songs includes songs by Purcell, Schumann, Quilter and many French composers, as well as Strauss’s stunning Mädchenblumen cycle. Described in The Guardian as possessing ‘freshness of tone, superb control and subtle sensuality’, it is a huge pleasure to welcome Carolyn Sampson and regular duo partner Joseph Middleton back to the Festival.
The mezzo-soprano Shakira Tsindos and pianist Lana Bode (who also appears in recital on Wednesday 20th) open tonight's concert with Rhian Samuel's Wildflower Songbook, commissioned by Oxford Lieder in 2015.

For more information and to purchase in-person and/or livestream tickets visit: https://www.oxfordlieder.co.uk/event/1266

Further Information

Contact Details: 

Oxford Lieder: https://www.oxfordlieder.co.uk/events
Box Office email: boxoffice@oxfordlieder.co.uk
Box Office phone: 01865 591276 (opening hours: Monday-Friday, 11am-4pm)

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