A book by English tenor Ian Bostridge
For further exploration of Winterreise, check out tenor Ian Bostridge‘s book Schubert’s Winter Journey: Anatomy of an Obsession.
Ian Bostridge discusses his new book (Dec. 11, 2014)
The Guardian: Ian Bostridge on singing Schubert’s Winterreise – an indispensable work of art (Jan. 3, 2015)
Schubert’s Winter Journey: Anatomy of an Obsession
An exploration of the world’s most famous and challenging song cycle Schubert's Winter Journey (Winterreise) by a leading interpreter of the work, who teases out the themes—literary, historical, psychological—that weave through the twenty-four songs that make up this legendary masterpiece.
London: Faber and Faber, 2015
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2015
Tenor & Musicologist
Tenor Ian Bostridge enjoys an international career on both the opera and concert stage, and his recordings have won all the major international record prizes and been nominated for 14 Grammys. He was awarded his D.Phil from Oxford in 1990.Website