Prize-winning Dutch mezzo-soprano, studied with Reinemann and Janet Baker, impassioned performer of Lieder. Exclusive Onyx artist, winner of 2010 BBC Music Magazine Vocal Award.
Christianne Stotijn
with Julius Drake
Dec. 4, 2011
Christianne Stotijn was born in Delft, The Netherlands. She gained her solo diploma for Trust Award and the prestigious Dutch Music Prize, she was accorded the BBC Music Magazine Vocal Award for her CD Tchaikovsky Romances in 2010. An impassioned performer of Lieder, she gives numerous recitals in such venues as Amsterdam’s Concertgebouw, London’s Wigmore Hall, the Konzerthaus and Musikverein in Vienna, and Carnegie Hall in New York. Ms. Stotijn has performed under the baton of such distinguished conductors as Haitink, Abbado and Mazur, with many top orchestras. Her opera performances include appearances at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, among others. She records exclusively for the Onyx label.

LMMC debut.

Pianist and chambriste Julius Drake works with many of the world's leading artists in recital and on disc. He appears at all the major music centres and his passionate interest in song has led to invitations to devise song series for Wigmore Hall, the BBC and the Concertgebouw among others. His own series "Julius Drake and Friends" has featured many outstanding vocal artists. Recordings on Hyperion, EMI, Chandos and Onyx labels.

www.juliusdrake.com

PROGRAMME:


SCHUMANN     Widmung, Opus 25 (Myrten)
                           Die Lotosblume, Opus 25 (Myrten)
                           Nachtlied, Opus 96.1
                           Auftrage, Opus 77
                           Zigeuneliedchen 1& 2, Opus 79
                           Die Kartenlegerin, Opus 31.2

SCHUMANN     Lenau-Lieder und Requiem, Opus 90
                               Lied eines Schmiedes
                               Meine Rose
                               Kommen und Scheiden
                               Die Sennin
                               Einsamkeit
                               Der schwere Abend
                               Requiem

EISLER              Hollywood Liederbuch (selections)
                               Errinerung an Eichendorf und Schumann
                               Über den Selbstmord
                               Panzerschlacht
                               An den kleinen Radioapparat
                               Hotelzimmer 1942
                               Diese Stadt hat mich belehrt
                               Die Heimkehr
                               Vom Sprengen des Gartens
                               Der Kirschdieb

MAHLER           Des Knaben Wunderhorn (selections)
                               Ablösung im Sommer
                               Rheinlegendchen
                               Wo die schönen Trompeten blasen
                               Nicht wiedersehen
                               Das irdische Leben
                               Urlicht

www.christiannestotijn.com