Soprano Anna Prohaska sings songs and opera arias

Austrian-British soprano Anna Prohaska, accompanied here by pianist Caspar Frantz, is equally at home in both German and English song. In this recital she takes us on a journey of repertoire from Purcell to Puccini and Weill, via Bach, Mozart and Schumann.

Purcell: An Evening Hymn (“Now that the sun hath veiled his light”)
J.S. Bach: Cantata, Siehe zu, dass deine Gottesfurcht – “Liebster Gott, erbarme dich”
Mozart: Idomeneo – “Se il padre perdei”
Schumann: Zwölf Gedichte, Op.35 No.11 “Wer machte dich so krank?”
Schumann: Zwölf Gedichte aus F. Rückerts Liebesfrühling, Op.37 No.1 “Der Himmel hat eine Träne geweint”
Schumann: Winterreise – “Das Wirtshaus”
Puccini: La Bohème – “Sì, mi chiamano Mimì”
Weill: Four Walt Whitman Songs – “Dirge for two Veterans”