Natalie Dessay Sings Schubert

Natalie Dessay sings Schubert in a new recording that features the following:

Auf dem Wasser zu singen (No. 2 from Zwölf Lieder von Franz

Schubert, S558)
Liebesbotschaft, D957 No.1
Du bist die Ruh D776 (Rückert)
Erlkönig, D328
Die Gotter Griechenlands D677 (Schiller)
Gretchen am Spinnrade, D118
Nur wer die Sehnsucht kennt, D877/4
Die Stadt, D957 No. 11
Am Bach im Fruhling, D361
Suleika I, D720
Geheimes, D719 (Goethe)
Ganymed, D544 (Goethe)
Nachtviolen D752 (Mayrhofer)
Rastlose Liebe, D138
Im Frühling, D882
Der Hirt auf dem Felsen, D965 (Von Chezy / Muller), with Thomas Savy (clarinet)

All performed by Natalie Dessay (soprano) and Philippe Cassard (piano)

Natalie Dessay is a regular collaborator with Michel Legrand and together they have performed all over the world. She is also a committed recital singer, frequently performing French melodies and German Lieder with Laurent Naouri, Maciej Pikulski or Philippe Cassard. In 2015 she revealed new depths of dramatic and rhetorical insight, making her debut as a narrator in performances of Howard Barkler’s monologue Und at the Théâtre Olympia in Tours, and in Paris at the Théâtre de l’Athénée.

Here is Ms. Dessay in “Gretchen am Spinnrade” by Schubert:


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