Carolyn Sampson releases new recital disc with Joseph Middleton: ‘Reason in Madness’

26 April 2019

Carolyn Sampson releases 'Reason in Madness', her new recital disc from BIS with pianist Joseph Middleton, which focuses on some of literature's heroines whose mental state has been unbalanced by sadness or tragedy, exploring responses from composers including Brahms, Schumann, Richard Strauss, Chausson, Saint-Saëns and Poulenc. As their motto they have chosen an aphorism by Nietzsche: ‘There is always some...

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