Franz Schubert's song cycle of despair, rendered by a singer and pianist of great sensitivity. And several pieces by Mozart – after all, this does come from the festival bearing the composer's name in Würzburg.

 

Kit Armstrong

Kit Armstrong Photo: Supplied by Deutsche Welle

Julian Prégardien

Julian Prégardien Photo: Supplied by Deutsche Welle

 

Programme:

MOZART: Rondo in A minor K511;

SCHUBERT: A Winter's Journey;

MOZART: Piano Sonata No 14 in C minor K457 (3);

MOZART: Fantasia in D minor K397;

MOZART: Das Traumbild K530;

MOZART: Piano Sonata No 14 in C minor K457 (2);

MOZART: Adagio in B minor K540 

Julian Prégardien (tenor), Kit Armstrong (piano) 

Recorded in the Emperor Hall of Würzburg Residential Palace, Würzburg (Deutsche Welle)