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‘Des Knaben Wunderhorn’ Pre-Concert talk

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This fascinating talk given by David Hoult will focus on one song from Mahler’s ‘Des Knaben Wunderhorn’ – Wo die schönen Trompeten blasen (Where the beautiful trumpets blow). A girl is visited at night by her lover – or is it his ghost?   It is the eve of battle. He has a premonition of death, and their encounter is filled with both tenderness and foreboding. Come and find out more…