Concert Series “Echo of the Unheard” | October 15, 2024 | Song recital

The renowned mezzo-soprano Michaela Selinger is one of the most sought-after singers in her field internationally, with successful appearances on opera and concert stages. She was awarded the Eberhard Wachter Prize and is the winner of the Vienna Belvedere Competition. From 2005 to 2010 she was a member of the Vienna State Opera. She interprets songs from the post-Romantic period by composers such as Mittler, Weigl, Eisler and Wellesz with particular devotion, accompanied by pianist Claus-Christian Schuster, founder of the internationally recognized Vienna Schubert Trio and the Altenberg Trio Vienna. Claus Christian Schuster was honored with the Austrian Cross of Honor for Science and Art and the Robert Schumann Prize in 1999.

Tuesday, October 15, 2024, 7 p.m.

Palais Ehrbar – small Ehrbar Saal
Mühlgasse 28
1040 Vienna

Admission free! / eventjet.at 

Artists:

Michaela Selinger, mezzo-soprano
Claus Christian Schuster, piano 

Program: 

Franz Mittler: Four Songs op. 6 
Vally Weigl: Songs based on texts by Edith Segal 
Hans Eisler: Hölderlin fragments 
Egon Wellesz: Three Songs op. 7 and Three Songs op. 15 
among others

Moderation: 

Gerold Gruber (founder of exil.arte and head of the Exilarte Center)