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|Evocative Singing from Christoph Prégardien at Wigmore Hall|
|Lieder recitals at the Wigmore Hall are usually very popular, so I was quite surprised at the number of empty seats at Monday’s BBC Lunchtime Concert by the distinguished tenor Christoph Prégardien and Christoph Schnackertz. Was it because there were no Schubert or Schumann songs in the programme? But Prégardien showed with his imaginative selection of songs by Wolf, Liszt and Mahler that there is more to German Lieder than just Schubert and Schumann.
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