Royal Winter Music
Presented in English
Toscanasaal, Residenz Würzburg, Germany
(Tuscany hall at the palace of Würzburg—a World Cultural Heritage Site)
June 24, 2016
A performance of Hans Werner Henze's Royal Winter Music, songs inspired by Shakespeare's works. Guitar performance by Stefan Koim, interspersed with dramatic readings of excerpts of the plays. The performance was part of a public lecture cycle (Shakespeare400) which was designed to celebrate Shakespeare and inspire a wide audience.
Composer: Hans Werner Henze
Guitar: Stefan Koim
Actors: Matthias Krebs; Isabel Karremann
There were approximately 80 people in attendance for this performance.
Photography by Kathrin Zöller