Prégardien Christoph Schubert and Schumann sings in the XXVI Lied

He National Dissemination Center Musical (CNDM) in coproduction with the Teatro de la Zarzuela, will present next Monday 2 from December (20h00), at XXVI Ciclo the Song, to the German lyric tenor Christoph Prégardien with the English pianist Julius Drake. The program chosen for this event will consist of the liederísticas pages Viennese composer Franz Schubert giving life to the poetry Ernst Schulze, next to one of the basic series of work schumanniana, 'Song cycle', on. 39, in which the author focuses on the poética de Joseph von Eichendorff.

tickets, with a General price 8 a 35 euros, and are on sale at the box office of the Teatro de la Zarzuela, INAEM theaters, Y 902 22 49 49.

Precise vocal control, clear diction, intelligent musicality and ability to reach the heart with all that singing assure Christoph Prégardien a place among the most important lyric tenors of 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). Especially appreciated as lied singer, their engagements this season include a tour of the United States and recitals at the Temple Church, el Wigmore Hall, the Concertgebouw or Schubertiade Schwarzenberg and Schubertíada of Vilabertran. Christoph Prégardien He has acted in two editions of the Lied: WE (99–00), accompanied by piano Michael Gees, y IX (02–03), next to Juliane Banse, Ingeborg Danz Y Olaf Baer; accompanied on the piano by Wolfram Rieger.

Photograph: Jean-Baptiste Millot