Encore Houston

Encore Houston, Episode 128: Mercury

Mercury Chamber Orchestra and tenor Nicholas Phan perform music by Franz Schubert.

Tenor Nicholas Phan performing Die Schöne Mullerin

On this episode of Encore Houston, the Mercury Chamber Orchestra and tenor Nicholas Phan tell the tragic story of a young miller facing unrequited love in an orchestration of one of Franz Schubert’s most famous song cycles.

Music in this episode:

  • FRANZ SCHUBERT, arr. Antoine Plante and Denis Plante: Die Schöne Mullerin
    • Nicholas Phan, tenor
    • Antoine Plante, conductor
  • Performance date: 11/17/2018
  • Originally aired: 2/8/2020

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Joshua Zinn

Joshua Zinn

Producer, Houston Matters

Joshua is a producer for Houston Matters on News 88.7 as well as the host of Encore Houston on HPM Classical. He joined Houston Public Media as a radio intern in 2014 and became a full-time announcer the following year. Now he prepares segments and occasionally records interviews for Houston...

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