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Sounds Genius: Schubert and Death (Pasadena)

  • Barrett Hall at the Pasadena Conservatory 100 North Hill Avenue Pasadena, CA, 91106 United States (map)

Find out what was behind Schubert's preoccupation with death as we dive deep into "Death and the Maiden." 

We also explore Schubert's fascinating personification of Death through the vocal versions of "Erlking" and "Death and the Maiden."

Sounds Genius:  Schubert's String Quartet No. 14 in D minor
Franz Schubert:  Erlking
Franz Schubert:  Death and the Maiden

Kevin Kumar and Maia Jasper White, violins
Meredith Crawford, viola
Yoshika Masuda, cello
Theo Hoffman, baritone
Izumi Kashiwagi, piano
Brian Lauritzen, host