Mark Padmore, tenor
Mitsuko Uchida, piano

Tuesday, March 12, 2024 - 7:30 PM
Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

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About This Performance

Mark Padmore and Mitsuko Uchida forge a partnership of formidable artistry and rare insight in this performance of the most introspective of song cycles: Schubert’s Die Winterreise. One of a number of masterworks written near the end of the composer’s life, its 24 songs trace the harrowing winter journey of a wanderer confronting an existential abyss of loneliness and longing for a lost love.

Schubert: Winterreise, D. 911

Running time: 1 hour and 30 minutes

The Artist(s)

Mark Padmore, tenor
Mark Padmore was born in London and studied at King’s College, Cambridge. He has established an international career in opera, concert and recital. His appearances in Bach Passions have gained particular notice, especially his renowned performances as Evangelist in the St. Matthew and St John Passions with the Berlin Philharmonic and Simon Rattle, staged by Peter Sellars.… Read More
Mitsuko Uchida, piano
One of the most revered artists of our time, Mitsuko Uchida is known as a peerless interpreter of the works of Mozart, Schubert, Schumann and Beethoven, as well for being a devotee of the piano music of Alban Berg, Arnold Schoenberg, Anton Webern, and György Kurtág.  She is Musical America’s 2022 Artist of the Year, Read More


Mark Padmore & Mitsuko Uchida | Conversation on Die Winterreise
Mark Padmore sings Beethoven & Schubert
Pre-Concert Talk

“Burying the Lied”: How Schubert Transformed the Genre Forever with Jonathan Coopersmith at 6:30pm, Hamilton Garden