Highly regarded by such contemporaries as Mendelssohn, Schumann and Liszt, Robert Franz wrote 279 songs over the course of a long life. For this recital, Graham Johnson and Robin Tritschler have chosen forty-seven of their favourites.
CDA68128 77 minutes 2 seconds
‘With Johnson’s discerning support, Tritschler confirms his credentials as a natural in Lieder. His is a voice of spring, fresh and easy on the ear, produced with a care both for clarity of diction an ... BBC Music Magazine ‘Plangent of tone and refreshingly unmannered in his delivery, the young Irish tenor is an inspired and committed advocate for the songs of Robert Franz’ (Presto Classical)