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Date: Saturday 12 November, 2016

Time: 10:00

Venue: Firth Hall

Duration: 3.5 hours

Tickets:

£5 (including tea and coffee)

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A morning exploring the relationship between words, language and music, with a focus on German song. With world-famous baritone Roderick Williams, poetry and song specialist Professor Helen Abbott (University of Birmingham) and German literary and cultural history specialist and BBC Radio 3 New Generation Thinker 2016 Dr Séan Williams (University of Sheffield).

The session will focus on:

- The challenges of singing in German and how singers approach languages in performance of song
- The relationship between text and music with a focus on 19th century German poetry
- The session includes students from the University of Sheffield performing in a masterclass in German song, accompanied by Richard Longman (piano)

Tickets: £5 – tea and coffee included


in association with Music in the Round

Music in the Round

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