Gerald Finley, bass-baritone
Julius Drake, piano

Wednesday, February 09, 2022 - 7:30 PM
Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

300 South Broad Street Learn More

$30.00 per ticket

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About This Performance

Canadian bass-baritone Gerald Finley has long been recognized as “a recitalist of rare versatility, a concert artist of the first rank, and an opera singer of distinction” (New York Times). Joined by his longtime recital partner, Julius Drake, the Grammy Award winner returns to PCMS by popular demand with a program centered on Hugo Wolf’s masterly Mörike-Lieder and the Schubert songs that inspired them.

Schubert: Five Lieder [Sel.]
Wolf: Mörike-Lieder [Sel.]
Turnage: Without Ceremony  Philadelphia Premiere
Schubert: Five Lieder [Sel.]

The Artist(s)

Gerald Finley, bass-baritone
Canadian bass-baritone Gerald Finley has become one of the leading singers and dramatic interpreters of his generation, with award-winning performances and recordings on CD and DVD with major labels and performing at the world’s major opera and concert venues in a wide variety of repertoire. His recent awards include a Grammy for Best Opera Recording 2012 (Dr.… Read More
Julius Drake, piano
The “collaborative pianist nonpareil” (The New Yorker), Julius Drake lives in London and specializes in the field of chamber music, working with many of the world’s leading artists both in recital and on disc. Mr. Drake’s passionate interest in song has led to invitations to devise song series for Wigmore Hall, London,… Read More

Videos

Gerald Finley & Julius Drake at the Library of Congress
Schubert Schwanengesang | Gerald Finley & Julius Drake In Conversation
Pre-Concert Lecture

6:30 PM with Cori Ellison