Season & Tickets

Love Songs

While Robert Schumann’s Spanische Liebeslieder undoubtedly influenced Brahms’ instrumentation, the true inspiration behind Brahms’ beloved Liebeslieder Waltzes was Schumann’s daughter, Julie (an amorous infatuation of Brahms). Additional lieder from Schubert, Ullmann, and Berg complete a program dedicated to affairs of the heart.

Performance Dates & Tickets

This performance will take place at Alice Tully Hall. Please click here for more information on the venue.

March 8, 2013, 7:30 PM

Ticket Price: $60, $48, $28


  • Schubert “Im Frühling” for Voice and Piano, D. 882 (1826)
  • Schubert “Ständchen” from Schwanengesang for Voice and Piano, D. 957, No. 4 (1828)
  • Schubert “Auf der Bruck” for Voice and Piano, D. 853 (1825)
  • Brahms Zwei Gesänge for Mezzo-Soprano, Viola, and Piano, Op. 91 (1864–84)

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  • Ullmann Liederbuch des Hafis for Voice and Piano, Op. 30 (1940)
  • Schumann Spanische Liebeslieder for Four Voices and Piano, Four Hands, Op. 138 (1849)
  • Berg Sieben frühe Lieder for Soprano and Piano (1905–08; rev. 1928)

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  • Brahms Liebeslieder Waltzer for Four Voices and Piano, Four Hands, Op. 52 (1868–69)

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Program Notes

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Concert Length

2 hours