Artist Recital Series

Gerald Finley, Bass-Baritone

Michael McMahon, Piano

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 8 p.m.

Tickets: $35 public, $30 seniors, military, OC staff, faculty, and alumni, $10 students (purchase tickets)
Location: Finney Chapel (directions)

Celebrated on concert stages and in opera halls throughout the world, Gerald Finley shines in a broad range of repertoire. His Oberlin engagement will include works by Beethoven, Schubert, Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninoff, and others. Fellow Canadian Michael McMahon finds himself similarly in demand as an accompanist with top artists everywhere.

Program:

  1. Ludwig van Beethoven: Goethe Lieder

    Neue Liebe, neues Leben, Op. 75 No. 2
    Wonne der Wehmut, Op. 83, No. 1
    Mit einem gemalten Band, Op. 83, No. 3
    Aus Goethes Faust, Op. 75, No. 3

  2. Franz Schubert: Goethe Lieder

    Prometheus, D. 674
    Geistes Gruss, D. 142
    An den Mond, D. 193
    Rastlose Liebe, D. 138
    An Schwager Kronos, D. 369
    Schäfers Klagelied, D. 121
    Wanderers Nachtlied, D. 768
    Erlkönig, D. 328

  3. Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Romances

    Don Juan’s Serenade, Op. 38, No. 1
    Amid the Din of the Ball, Op. 38, No. 3
    None, but the Lonely Heart, Op. 6, No. 6
    As Over the Burning Ashes, Op. 25, No. 2

  4. Sergei Rachmaninoff: Romances

    Oh stay, my love, Op. 4, No. 1
    Silent Night, Op. 4, No. 1
    Fate, Op. 21, No. 1
    On the Death of Linnet, Op. 21, No. 8
    Christ is Risen, Op. 26, No. 6
    Spring Waters, Op. 14, No. 11

Gerald Finley

Photo: Sim Canetty-Clark