Songs of Robert Franz
Robert Franz: Five Goethe Songs (5:53)
Robin Tritschler, tenor; Graham Johnson, piano
Highly regarded by such contemporaries as Mendelssohn, Schumann and Liszt, the German composer Robert Franz (1815-1892) wrote 279 songs over the course of a long life. For this recital, pianist Graham Johnson and tenor Robin Tritschler have chosen forty-seven of their favorites.