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Renee Fleming presents her first full-length Lieder album in almost two decades / WFMT: Featured New Release

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Four-time Grammy winning soprano Renée Fleming presents her first full-length Lieder album in almost two decades. The new album, Lieder, features songs by Brahms, Schumann, and Mahler, each of whom bring Romantic poetry to life through exquisite word-setting and sublime melody. Fleming is joined by Christian Thielemann and the Munich Philharmonic in a performance of Mahler's Rückert Lieder. For songs of Brahms, including the beloved Lullaby, she is partnered by her long-standing artistic collaborator Hartmut Höll on piano. Fleming and Höll also perform Schumann's Frauenliebe und-leben.

For July 6, 2019, Renée Fleming: Lieder by Brahms, Schumann & Mahler is the WFMT: Chicago 'Featured New Release' SEE THE PAGE