Music of Korngold and Mahler

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Saturday, October 1, 2016 @ 2:00 pm
Frye Art Museum
704 Terry Ave
Seattle, WA 98104
Four pieces from the incidental music to Shakespeare’s Much ado about nothing, Op. 11 by Erich Wolfgang Korngold (1897-1957)

Arranged for violin and piano by the composer

  1. Madchen im Brautgemach (The maiden in the Bridechamber)
  2. Holzapfel und Schlehen/Marsch der Wache (Dogberry and Verges/March of the Watch)
  3. Gartenscene (Garden scene)
  4. Mummenschanz (Masquerade)

Adrianna Hulscher, violin & Karin McCullough, piano

Kindertotenlieder (Songs on the Death of Children) music Gustav Mahler (1860-1911), poems by Friedrich Rückert. (1788-1866)

  1. “Nun will die Sonn’ so hell aufgeh’n” (Now the sun wants to rise as brightly)mother and child
  2. “Nun seh’ ich wohl, warum so dunkle Flammen” (Now I see well, why with such dark flames)
  3. “Wenn dein Mütterlein” (When your mama steps in through the door)
  4. “Oft denk’ ich, sie sind nur ausgegangen” (I often think: they have only just gone out)
  5. “In diesem Wetter” (In this weather)

Kathryn Vinson, mezzo-soprano & Nola Allen, piano