Between macabre ballads and slow death for love: Schubert's lieder and his heirs' (Loewe, Schumann, Liszt, Wolf, Brahms) on the poems of Goethe, Heine and Andersen.
Price: Pass €15 (free for the under 30s) gives access to all Aix en Juin events and to all Académie events in July.
Single ticket: €5
Anna Stéphany (mezzo-soprano) — 2006 HSBC Laureate
Labyrinth Ensemble Hanna Weinmeister (violin) | Anahit Kurtikyan (violin) | Sebastian Eyb (viola) | Benjamin Nyffenegger (cello) | Pamela Stahel (flute) | Robert Pickup (clarinet) | Clément Noël (oboe) | Julie Palloc (harp) | Hans-Peter Achberger (percussion) | Sergi Sempere (percussion)
Anna Stéphany and the Labyrinth Ensemble take us on a trip to Auvergne, Sicily, Armenia and Azerbaijan thanks to Luciano Berio's Folk Songs, in Andalusia with the Psyche's Falla on a poem by Georges-Jean Aubry, and in the world of Jules Renard with the Natural Histories composed by Ravel.
Released in January 2018
© Alpha Classics / Outhere music
"Classical album of the week" by The Guardian, February 2018