N O R A L E N T N E R and K L A R A H O R N I G
have not only been working toegther as a musical duo since 2009, they have also been close friends since then. They maintain a wide spread reperoire from the classical area to the contemporary music of the 21st century. Together they have performed in many Song Recitals at i.a. Concerthouse Berlin, Gewandhaus Leipzig or Bechstein Centre Hamburg. They also participated at the Schleswig-Holstein-Festival and the Schubertiade Schwarzenberg.
Several Masterclasses allowed them to work with inspiiting musicians like Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Thomas Quasthoff, Peter Schreier and Irwin Gage. 2010 the Duo studied as part of the Masters degree the interpretaion of Art Song at the Universtity of Music and Theatre Hamburg wirh Prof. Burkhard Kehring.
2012 Nora and Klara won seccond prize at the 'International Competition Schubert and the Modern Music' in Graz. 2010 they were finalists at the 'International Competition fot Art Song' of the Hugo Wolf Academy in Stuttgart and 2009 they achieved seccond place at the international song competition 'Paula-Salomon-Lindberg' in Berlin.
Klara Hornig teaches an Art Song interpretation class at the University of Music and Theatre Rostock. 2014 she won seccond prize at the 'International Competition fot Art Song' of the Hugo Wolf Academy in Stuttgart and recently she debuted at the 'Heidelberger Frühling'.
S E L E C T E D A R T S O N G R E P E R T O I R E
Johannes Brahms (1833-1897) Op.86
Alban Berg (1885-1935) 'Sieben frühe Lieder'
Hauke Berheide (*1980) 'Nixenlieder' nach H. Heine,
"Vergiss die Hirten" nach Peter Huchel
Aaron Copland (1900-1990) 'Old American Songs'
Claude Debussy (1862-1918) 'Ariettes oubliées'
Hanns Eisler (1898-1962) 'Zeitungsausschnitte' Op.11
Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)
George Gershwin (1898-1937)
Jake Heggie (*1961) 'Eve Song'
Fanny Hensel (1805-1847)
Gustav Mahler (1860-1911)
Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1809-1847)
Wolfgang A. Mozart (1756-1791)
Wolfgang Rihm (*1952)
Phillip Rhodes (*1942) 'Five Songs on Childrens poems'
Joaquin Rodrigo (1901-1999) 'Cuatro madrigales amatorios'
Arnold Schönberg (1874-1951) Op. 2
Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
Clara Schumann (1819-1896) Op. 12
Robert Schumann (1810-1856) Op. 39
Hugo Wolf (1860-1903)
Egon Wellesz (1885-1974) 'Kirschblütenlieder' Op.8