Renée Fleming & Evgeny Kissin in recital

Apr 19

3:00 PM

A Symphony Center Presents & Lyric Opera of Chicago Collaboration

Sunday, April 19, 2020

Two of the world’s most illustrious classical musicians join forces for an extraordinary one-night-only event. Legendary soprano and Lyric Opera of Chicago Creative Consultant Renée Fleming has dazzled opera audiences in leading roles around the world. Pianist and Chicago favorite Evgeny Kissin is internationally renowned for his astonishing virtuosity. They make a rare appearance together in recital at Symphony Center performing songs by Duparc, Debussy, Liszt and Schubert, as well as selected solo piano works.

Program

Schubert Suleika 1, D. 720
Schubert Lied der Mignon from Gesänge aus Wilhelm Meister, D. 877, No. 4
Schubert Der Einsame, D. 800
Schubert Rastlose Liebe, D. 138
Liszt Freudvoll und Leidvoll
Liszt Über allen gipfeln ist Ruh’
Liszt Mignons Lied (Kennst du das Land)
Liszt Im Rhein, im schönen Strome
Liszt S'il est un charmant gazon
Liszt Oh! quand je dors
Debussy Trois mélodies (Verlaine)
               1. La mer est plus belle
               2. Le son du cor
               3. L’échelonnement des haies
Duparc Testament
Duparc Extase
Duparc Sérénade
Duparc Chanson triste
Duparc Le manoir de Rosemonde

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