Artists

Bernarda Fink

Mezzo-Soprano

Nils Mönkemeyer

Viola

Anthony Spiri

Piano

Program

Selected Songs from Liederkreis Op. 39

Robert Schumann

Märchenbilder for Piano and Viola Op. 113

Johannes Brahms

Two Songs for Alto Voice, Viola, and Piano Op. 91

Anton Lajovic

Mesec v izbi / The Moon in the Hut

Benjamin Ipavec

Božji volek / Ladybird

Benjamin Ipavec

V spominsko knjigo / In a Memorial Book

Lucijan Marija Škerjanc

Beli oblaki / White Clouds

Lucijan Marija Škerjanc

Jesenska pesem / Autumn Song

Lucijan Marija Škerjanc

Pomladni dan / Spring Day

Antonín Dvořák

Romantic Piece for Violin and Piano Op. 75/2

Arrangement for Viola and Piano

Selected Songs from "Zigeunerlieder" Op. 103

Johannes Brahms

Hungarian Dance No. 1 in G minor

Arrangement for Viola and Piano

Approximate running time: 1h 10m without intermission

Bernarda Fink—born in Argentina to Slovenian parents—and her longtime piano partner Anthony Spiri present rarely heard works by Slovenian composers of the 19th and 20th centuries, together with songs by Schumann and Brahms. Violist Nils Mönkemeyer adds a unique color to the dialogue with voice and piano.