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Browse: Schubert - Schwanengesang, D957
This page lists all recordings of Schwanengesang, D957 by Franz Peter Schubert (1797-1828).
Mark Padmore (tenor) & Paul Lewis (piano), with Richard Watkins (horn)
This is a wonderful recording, two supreme Schubertians working in perfect harmony. Odd as it might sound, I think that this disc is valuable above all for Paul Lewis's stupendous playing. Not... — More…
Christoph Prégardien (tenor) & Andreas Staier (fortepiano)
…an outstanding performance. …deeply engaged robustly expressive singing whose rhythmic rigour and details of phrasing and articulation reveal an exciting commitment to this great cycle. …with... — More…
Gerald Finley (baritone), Julius Drake (piano)
Finley is never an artist, one feels, to let himself be rushed…and his new recording of Schwanengesang is well worth the wait…The Vier ernste Lieder are possibly even better: noble, refined,... — More…
all works sung in English translations by Jeremy Sams
Christopher Glynn (piano), Sir John Tomlinson, Sophie Bevan (soprano), Alec Frank-Gemmill (horn), Julian Bliss (clarinet)
These songs of love, foreboding, longing and anguish hit you with raw force. This is the voice of a more mature lover, true, but Tomlinson’s dedication to text and nuance is vigorous as ever. — More…
Nathalie Stutzmann (contralto) & Inger Södergren (piano)
Werner Güra (tenor) & Christoph Berner (piano Ehrbar c.1877-8)
The tenor, Werner Güra, partnered ideally by Christoph Berner, sings the familiar Staendchen as if it had just been discovered., all charm and freshness, and there is a similar effortlessness... — More…