Sternenklang II

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9. February 2022
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Poetic arabesques

The music of the second Sternenklang is interspersed by twelve love poems by Peter Daniell Porsche. An affectionately poetical greeting opens the way for Sir Edward Elgar, whose Salut d’amour completes the message after Matthias Michael Beckmann und Margit-Anna Süß have spun their arabesques, sung a Song without Words in the moonlight, browsed through Album Leaves and luxuriated in an irresistible Meditation. An hour of inspired tranquillity goes by in a flash….

Further information

The music

Franz Schubert:
Impromptu Nr. 3 Ges-dur
Felix Mendelssohn:
Lied ohne Worte D-dur • Albumblatt
Jules Massenet:
Méditation aus Thaïs
Gabriel Fauré:
Pavane • Sicilienne
Edward Elgar:
Salut d'amour
Claude Debussy:
Clair de lune • Arabesque I
Zoltán Kodály:
Romance lyrique
T.T.: 58'10
Mozartiana Classics 013/14 (2014)

The artists

Matthias Michael Beckmann, cello
Margit-Anna Süß, harp
Alexander Fussek, recitation
Poems by Peter Daniell Porsche