Schubertiade Schwarzenberg 2016: Cast change
Tuesday, June 21, 11.00 a.m., Angelika Kauffmann Hall, Music Talk
Due to health issues, Peter Gülke was forced to cancel his participation in the Music Talk on Tuesday morning. Taking his place, the German philosopher and professor of musical aesthetics Andreas Dorschel will discuss »Schubert's last year« with Alfred Brendel.
CD recording concert with Dejan Lazić
Sunday, September 25, 2016, 11:00 a.m., Markus Sittikus Hall, Piano matinee
Dejan Lazić will play a piano matinee which will be recorded live and serve as the primary material for his new solo CD to be released on Onyx Classics. Thanks to this cooperation, tickets to this concert can be offered at reduced prices (category VII).
Schubertiade Hohenems 2016: Cast change
Saturday, September 3, 8.00 p.m., Markus Sittikus Hall, Lieder recital
Due to her pregnancy, Sarah Tysman had to cancel her Schubertiade Hohenems appearance. We would like to thank Helmut Deutsch, who will be replacing Mrs. Tysman as the pianist in Piotr Beczala's recital.
Thomas Hampson and Wolfram Rieger master class 2016
The dates and starting times of the Lied master class held by Thomas Hampson and Wolfram Rieger in July 2016 have been scheduled as follows:
Wednesday, July 13, through Friday, July 15, Markus-Sittikus-Saal, Hohenems
daily 10.30 a.m. through 1.00 p.m. and 2.30 p.m. through 5.00 p.m.
Master Class Participants’ Concert:
Saturday, July 16, 11.00 a.m., Markus-Sittikus-Saal, Hohenems
Pass ticket (valid for all master class events and the concert; available now): € 70,-
Single ticket (available starting on July 11, 2016): € 12,-
Igor Levit to play additional solo recital on August 24, 2016
In order to complete his Beethoven Cycle after the cancellation of his August 2015 recital due to sickness, Igor Levit will play an additional concert on August 24, 2016, at 11.00 a.m.
Please note the changed order of the programmes:
Saturday, June 25, 4.00 p.m., Angelika-Kaufmann-Saal, Schwarzenberg
Ludwig van Beethoven – The Piano Sonatas (V)
Sonata in A, op. 2/2; Sonata in D, op. 10/3; Sonata in F, op. 10/2;
Sonata in E-flat, op. 31/3
Wednesday, August 24, 11.00 a.m., Angelika-Kauffmann-Saal, Schwarzenberg (Additional recital)
Ludwig van Beethoven – The Piano Sonatas (VI)
Sonata in D, op. 28 »Pastorale«; Sonata in G, op. 31/1; Sonata in E-flat, op. 27/1;
Sonata in E-flat, op. 7
The programmes of the recitals on August 25 (VII) and August 27 (VIII) remain unchanged.
The Schubertiade Anniversary Project:
Franz Schubert's Complete Lieder
In 2015 we celebrated the 40th Schubertiade season and in 2016 forty years have passed since the first Schubertiade was staged in Hohenems in May 1976. On the occasion of this anniversary, Franz Schubert's complete solo lieder with piano accompaniment will be performed at the Schubertiade in Hohenems and Schwarzenberg in the course of two seasons.