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Echoes of Springtime with Music of Schubert and other German Romantic Composers

3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
Petty Auditorium

This concert features spring-themed Romantic German Lieder by contemporaries and successors to Schubert, from Schumann to Strauss. Included are selections from "Dichterliebe," duets by Mendelssohn, "Mädchenblumen" and "Mädchenlieder" by Strauss and Brahms, and more.This concert also includes "Going to the Chapel," a collection of Schubert songs celebrating love, betrothal, and marriage. In solo songs and ensembles, a quartet of VOX 3 members and guests show the humor, pain, and passion inherent in that crazy little thing called love. Selections performed are below:

Das Echo, D. 990C
Lachen und Weinen, D. 777
Die Geselligkeit, D. 609
Hochzeitslied, D. 463
Licht und Liebe, D. 352
Liebhaber in allen Gestalten, D. 558
Der Hochzeitsbraten, D. 930

Katy Compton, Clarice Warrick, Meghan Guse, sopranos
Gretchen Adams, Catie Huggins, Sara Salas, mezzos
Zachary Vanderburg, Leslie Hill, tenors
Chadley Ballantyne, bass-baritone
Saori Chiba, piano

Contact: Christie Robinson