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LIED UND LYRIK III

Lied und Lyrik, a concert series conceived by pianist Julius Drake, explores the rich relationships between poetry and music: works of selected poets, read by renowned actors in the original language, are juxtaposed with a wide range of settings by composers from different eras.

PADMORE, DRAKE & RHYS
PADMORE, DRAKE & RHYS © N.N., Marco Borggreve

For the series’ third instalment, Drake is joined by tenor Mark Padmore and actor Paul Rhys for an all-British program presenting works by John Donne and Thomas Hardy and their musical adaptations by Benjamin Britten.

  • Poems by John Donne and Thomas Hardy – Reading in English
  • Benjamin Britten - The Holy Sonnets of John Donne Op. 35
  • Benjamin Britten - Winter Words Op. 52

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Participating artists
Julius Drake
Mark Padmore
Paul Rhys
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Pierre Boulez Saal