The veteran German tenor Christoph Prégardien will put his vocal and expressive resources at the service of one of the best known and most emblematic cycles of Franz Schubert: the beautiful Miller, composed on poems by Wilhelm Müller. The appointment will be Monday 12 of April (20h00) at Teatro de la Zarzuela as part of XXVII Cycle of Lied co-produced by National Dissemination Center Musical (CNDM) and the Coliseum on Jovellanos Street.
it "Emotional journey" it will be the ideal vehicle for Christoph Prégardien to deploy the qualities of your voice, an instrument that over the years has only gained in nuances, subtlety and musicality. To the tenor, who occupies a prominent place among the most important lyrical singers on the international scene, the British pianist will accompany you Roger Vignoles, a musician with a long career and accompanist to some of the greatest figures in lyric.
Tickets for this concert have a general price of 4 a 35 euros, and they are for sale in www.entradasinaem.es and on the phone 91 193 93 21, as well as at the ticket offices of the Teatro de la Zarzuela and the INAEM network of theaters.
Christoph Prégardien: vocal preciosism
Perfect vocal control, clear diction, Intelligent musicality and the ability to reach the heart with everything he sings ensure Christoph Prégardien a place among the most important lyrical tenors in the world.. He performs regularly with orchestras around the world, as the Vienna and Berlin Philharmonics, the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, the Orchestra of the Concertgebouw of Amsterdam, la Staatskapelle Dresden o la de Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra. His broad orchestral repertoire includes the great oratorios baroque, classical and romantic, as well as works of the seventeenth century (Claudio Monteverdi, Henry Purcell, Heinrich Schütz) and XX (Benjamin Britten, Killmayer, Wolfgang Rihm, Igor Stravinsky). His engagements last season included a US tour and recitals at Temple Church., el Wigmore Hall, the Concertgebouw, the Schubertiade Schwarzenberg and the Schubertíade de Vilabertran. It has an extensive discography of more than 150 discos, with some of the most prestigious awards, among these the Orphée d’Or, the Cannes Classical Award and the Diapason d’Or. After many years at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater in Zurich, gives master classes for young singers from all over the world and from 2004 is a professor at the Cologne Academy of Music. Christoph Prégardien has performed in previous editions of the Lied Cycle, the last of them in the previous season 19/20, accompanied on piano by Julius Drake.
Roger Vignoles: the perfect musical context
Internationally recognized as one of the most outstanding piano accompanists in the world, Over the course of his career he has collaborated with such important singers as Sir Thomas Allen, Barbara Bonney, Kathleen Battle, Christine Brewer, Brigitte Fassbaender, Bernarda Fink, Susan Graham, Thomas Hampson, Kiri Te Kanawa, Felicity Lott y Sarah Walker. Performs regularly in major venues around the world such as Wigmore Hall, Philharmonie Cologne, Konzerthaus de One, Musikverein de Viena, Royal Concertgebouw, Musee d’Orsay, Carnegie Hall, Frick Collection in New York, La Scala, Oper Frankfurt, Champs-Élysées Theater, Schubertiade Schwarzenberg, Bonn Beethovenfest, Baden-Baden Festival and Zarzuela Theater in Madrid. In season 2017-2018 played recitals with Nicky Spence, Mary Bevan, Johannes Kammler, Marie-Nicole Lemieux, Joanne Lunn, Thomas Oliemans, Roderick Williams, Louise Alder, Anne Schwanewilms, Florian Boesch y Christoph Pregardien. His multiple recordings have been acclaimed, case of the recognized Strauss: The Complete Songs (Hyperion), The hiker (Schubert) Y Songs & Ballads (Loewe) with Florian Boesch or Before Life and After (Britten) with Mark Padmore (Harmonia Mundi) who received the Diapason d'Or and Prix Caecilia awards 2009. Roger Vignoles accompanied Ainhoa Arteta in the CNDM Lied Cycle in December 2018.