San Diego Union-Tribune
April 15, 2018
On Saturday evening, San Diegans were introduced to a heavenly sounding Irish tenor named Robin Tritschler. The La Jolla Music Society flew him directly from London to sing Franz Schubert’s song cycle, “Schwanengesang” (“Swan song”), in Irwin M. Jacobs Qualcomm Hall.
The idea of a “swan song” is powerful: a beautiful, graceful bird with a voice that can only honk and hiss, but in the moment before death magically produces a ravishing melody…