Stream has expired 09.04.2021 20:00 (CEST) Stream has expired Musical Moment – Andreas Ottensamer & Schumann Quartet play Mendelssohn & Schumann See Our Upcoming Concerts Filmed in Berlin as part of DG’s Musical Moments series, this concert begins with a selection of Mendelssohn’s Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without words), newly arranged for clarinet and string quintet by Andreas Ottensamer. Principal clarinetist of the Berliner Philharmoniker, Andreas previously arranged seven of the Lieder ohne Worte for clarinet and piano for his DG album Blue Hour. He’s joined here by the Schumann Quartet and double bassist Gunars Upatnieks. In the second half of the programme, the Schumann Quartet performs the last of Schumann’s three Op.41 string quartets – his only works in the genre, they were published in 1843 and dedicated to his friend Mendelssohn. Felix Mendelssohn, arr. Andreas OttensamerLieder ohne Worte:Op.19 no.6 (Venetianisches Gondellied – Venetian Boat Song)Op.30 no.4Op.30 no.6 (Venetianisches Gondellied – Venetian Boat Song)Op.53 no.5 (Volkslied – Folk Song)Op.62 no.6 (Frühlingslied – Spring Song)Op.67 no.4 (Spinnerlied – Spinner’s Song)Op.67 no.5Op.85 no.2Op.102 no.3 (Kinderstück – Children’s Piece)Op.102 no.4Op.102 no.5Robert SchumannString Quartet in A major, op.41 no.3Joseph LannerSteyrische Tänze op.165 Andreas Ottensamer, clarinetGunars Upatnieks, double bassSchumann Quartet Listen to the first track of the upcoming “Blue Hour – Mendelsohn Edition” here! Listen to “Blue Hour” here!