Ian Bostridge: Schubert at Wigmore Hall
Wigmore Hall Live 0088
Schubert: Das Heimweh (0:54); Sehnsucht (3:06); Im Freien (5:59)
Ian Bostridge, tenor; Julius Drake, piano
Ian Bostridge, who earns widespread praise for his intelligent and nuanced performances, resumes his partnership with Julius Drake. Their delicately shaped program explores the theme of longing in various guises. This release, the third volume in their Wigmore Hall Live series of Schubert Lieder, captures some of the most exquisitely crafted songs of the 19th century.