Benjamin Britten wrote Winter Words for the tenor Peter Pears, and the duo were legendary interpreters of Winterreise, Schubert’s dark journey of the soul in a bleak winter landscape. Ian Bostridge – one of today’s greatest interpreters of the music of both composers – continues that tradition and performs twelve songs from Winterreise next to Britten’s matchless settings of Thomas Hardy.
Ian Bostridge tenor
Julius Drake piano
|Schubert||Twelve songs from Winterreise (A Winter’s Journey)||35’|
|Ives||Memories; Thoreau; 1, 2, 3; Remembrance (A sound of a distant horn); Feldeinsamkeit||12’|
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