Die schöne Müllerin, Op. 25/D. 795,
orchestrated by Antoine Plante
Antoine Plante, Conductor
Denis Plante, Director
Nicholas Phan, Tenor
Asia Marie Kreitz, Actor
1 hr 45 min, with intermission
7:15pm, in Cullen Theater
A tragic tale of unrequited love
Tenor Nicholas Phan, praised by the Boston Globe as “one of the world’s most remarkable singers,” returns to Mercury in the premiere of an original staged setting of Schubert’s expressive song cycle Die schöne Müllerin. Experience this masterwork as never before, with a new orchestration by Antoine Plante and stage direction by Denis Plante.
This concert is made possible in part by the National Endowment for the Arts, Houston Saengerbund, the Houston Endowment and the City of Houston through Houston Arts Alliance.
ViolinJonathan Godfrey, Concertmaster
Oleg Sulyga, Principal Second Violin