Heidelberg Lied Academy 2017: Day 1
Opening Day

Introduction, Open Classes, and a Lunch Concert

Join Thomas Hampson and the young singers of the Heidelberg Lied Academy for a day of open master classes and a lunch concert!

  • 9:30 am: Coffee at Festivalzentrum
  • 10 am: Thomas Hampson, artistic director of our Lied Academy, introduces you to this year’s program.
  • 10:30 am: Open Class with Thomas Hampson
    Get to know our vocalists and pianists!

    • Johannes Brahms/Georg Friedrich Daumer: “Unbewegte laue Luft”
      • Ferdinand Keller, tenor & Jonathan Ware, piano
    • Franz Schubert: “Suleika I”
      • Magdalena Hinz, soprano & Akemi Murakami, piano
    • Franz Schubert / J. W. Goethe: “Gretchen am Spinnrade”
      • Iris van Wijnen, mezzo-soprano & Fiona Pollak, piano
    • Ricky Ian Gordon / Langston Hughes: “When Sue Wears Red”
      • Justin Austin, baritone & Fiona Pollak, piano
  • 2:30 pm: Open Class Thomas Hampson
    There are only few singers who are as experienced as Thomas Hampson. In his master classes he passes on his knowledge – to the participants and the audience as well!

30th March 2017


10am - 6pm (Central European)


Ballsaal, Kongresshaus Stadthalle Heidelberg
Neckarstaden 24
69117 Heidelberg

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