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A Schubertiade

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Art of LiederClara Rottsolk, Ed Matthew, and Dongsok Shin present a Schubertiade featuring Franz Schubert’s masterpiece, Der Hirt auf dem Felsen (“The Shepherd on the Rock”), along with other Schubert songs, and the Introduction et air suédois varié, Op. 12, for clarinet and fortepiano by the older contemporary Finnish composer and clarinetist, Bernhard Henrik Crusell (1775–1838).

Clara Rottsolk ~ soprano
Ed Matthew ~ clarinet
Dongsok Shin ~ fortepiano

Clara Rottsolk, Ed Matthew, and Dongsok Shin — all well-known performers in the HIP field — come together to perform songs and instrumental music of the Classical period by Franz Schubert and Bernhard Crusell. The program includes many greatest hits of Schubert that are still rarely heard, even in New York City, on instruments the composer would have recognized!

1:15 – 2:00 pm
All concerts are free; no tickets or reservations are necessary.

In person at The Church of the Transfiguration, 1 E 29th St, New York City

Live stream details: You can watch it on your computer in any of two places by clicking on the name you wish: our website or YouTube.

Midtown Concerts sponsors lunchtime performances of music of the 18th century and earlier. Ensembles are chosen by a panel of early music specialists from the metropolitan area.

Time: Thursdays, 1:15 – 2:00 pm
All concerts are free; no tickets or reservations are necessary.

Concerts are in person at The Church of the Transfiguration, 1 East 29th Street, New York City, AND live streamed.