Arias and Barcarolles

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Angelika Kirchschlager Sings Brahms and Bach

On the program:

Brahms:  Auf dem See, Op. 59, No. 2
Angelika Kirchschlager, mezzo-soprano; Graham Johnson, piano

Bach:  Erbarme Dich, from St. Matthew Passion; Vergnugte Ruh, from Cantata No. 170
Angelika Kirchschlager, mezzo-soprano; Giuliano Carmignola, violin; Venice Baroque Orchestra; Andrea Marcon, director

Fauré:  Barcarolle No. 1 in A minor
Florian Uhlig, piano

(photo by Nikolaus Karlinsky, courtesy of the artist)

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ABOUT ARIAS AND BARCAROLLES

“You know, I liked that last piece you played; it's got a theme. I like music with a theme, not all them arias and barcarolles.”
- Dwight D. Eisenhower, speaking to Leonard Bernstein after a White House concert in 1960



Leonard Bernstein was so taken by President Eisenhower’s remark that 30 years later, he produced a song-cycle called "Arias and Barcarolles," with a theme Bernstein described as “The politics of love.”

Similarly inspired, Cathy Fuller lends her voice to the weekend with a program devoted to an exploration of song - and the art of the vocal recital. Perhaps with a Barcarolle or two!

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