MUSIC FOR A SUMMER EVENING
St Barnabas Church 146 Lavenham Road Southfields SW18 5EP
Friday 7 August 2015 7.00pm
Music by Franz Liszt, Robert Schumann and Felix Mendelssohn inspired by the German poet Heinrich Heine.
Lene Sahlholdt soprano * Mayda Narvey cello * Bruce Vogt piano
One of the greatest poets of the 19th century German Romantic period, Heinrich Heine (1797-1856) died the same year as Robert Schumann who set much of his elegant love poetry to music.
In this concert we will explore the music of three composers, all born within a year of each other who define the Romantic School and who were inspired by Heine.
All are welcome. Admission at the door £10 Over 60 and concessions £8. £5 under 18’s. A glass of wine and a chance to talk after the concert.
All profits go to the musicians.