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Win 10 song recital discs from Harmonia Mundi

20 January 2014

This wide-ranging selection of recital discs offers a panorama of 19th- and 20th-century European song traditions performed by some of today’s finest interpreters. Highlights include two volumes from Matthias Goerne’s Schubert Edition (Die schöne Müllerin and Schwanengesang), a live recital from Ravinia Festival by the celebrated mezzo-soprano Lorraine Hunt Lieberson and Schumann’s Dichterliebe with Mark Padmore. French, English, Spanish and Moravian songs complete the collection – see full details below.

To enter, simply drop us an email with the subject ‘GOERNE’ to competitions@rhinegold.co.uk, or send a postcard to Rhinegold Competitions, 20 Rugby Street, London WC1N 3QZ. Please include your full name, address and a contact telephone number. (Deadline for entries: 28 February 2014.)

  • Britten 'Before life & after'
    Mark Padmore - tenor
    Roger Vignoles - piano
  • Canciones españolas
    Bernarda Fink - mezzo-soprano
    Anthony Spiri - piano
  • Dvořák Zigeunerlieder, Songs & Duets
    Genia Kühmeier - soprano
    Bernarda Fink - mezzo-soprano
    Christoph Berner - piano
  • Eisler Ernste Gesänge
    Matthias Goerne - baritone
    Ensemble Resonanz
  • Recital at Ravinia
    Lorraine Hunt Lieberson - mezzo-soprano
    Drew Minter - countertenor
    Peter Serkin - piano
  • Schubert Die Winterreise
    Werner Güra - tenor
    Christoph Berner - piano
  • Schubert Schwanengesang
    Matthias Goerne - baritone
    Christoph Eschenbach - piano
  • Schumann Dichterliebe op.48, Liederkreis op.24
    Mark Padmore - tenor
    Kristian Bezuidenhout - fortepiano
  • Victor Hugo en Musique
    Konstantin Wolff - bass-baritone
    Trung Sam - piano

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