Dødelig Galskap: world premiere of Beat Furrer Songs at the Ultima Festival September 7th!


Saturday, September 7, 2013

The Norwegian mezzo-soprano Tora Augestad has made her mark in many key venues in Europe. She has also collaborated closely with several leading directors and composers in musical theatre, including Christoph Marthaler and Beat Furrer. Together with pianist Trygve Brøske, Augestad will give a first performance of Furrer’s musical rendition of Dino Campana’s Canti della tenebra. The performance will be complemented by songs by Alban Berg, Viktor Ullmann and Robert Schumann. In collaboration with the National Museum.

I samarbeid med Nasjonalmuseet for kunst, arkitektur og design.

Robert Schumann: Abendlied, Opus 85, nr 12

Alban Berg:

Vier Lieder Opus 2

Dem Schwerz sein recht (Tekst Friedrich Hebbel)

Schlafend trägt man mich in mein Heimatland (2 – 4: Tekst: Alfred Mombert)

Nun ich der Riesen Stärksten überwand

Warm die Lüfte

Victor Ullmann: Claire Venus from Six sonnets de Louize Labane

Beat Furrer: Canti della tenebra (WP)

Lieder for Mezzosopran og Klaver, tekst av Dino Campana

Viaggio a Monteviedo

Il canto della tenebra

Corsa infrenabile

La Chimera

Viktor Ullmann: Die arme Seele