Recital: Jonathan Beyer, baritoneAmerican Philsophical Society
Jonathan Beyer, baritone, and Spencer Myer, piano, present a recital as part of the Philadelphia Chamber Music Society's 2012-2013 season. The recital will include songs by American composers Bowles, Berger, Barber, and Copland, among others.
Quagmires and the Known KnownsGalapagos Art Space
Brooklyn Art Song Society
Up-and-coming composer Marie Incontrera explores the stigmas, tragedies, and political agendas behind the Iraq War. Drawing from texts by politicians and human rights groups, and Ms. Incontrera’s ambitious work will be a song book for our time.
A Mirror on Which to DwellUCSD
San Diego, California
The Music Department's graduate performance ensemble celebrates the music of Elliott Carter, including a performance of his work "A Mirror on Which to Dwell," which sets the poetry of Elizabeth Bishop.
SongFest sings Songfest The Colburn School Los Angeles, California
The program will include the unpublished 2-piano version of Leonard Bernstein's "Songfest: A Cycle of American Poets."
Composer's Choice: Libby Larsen The Colburn School Los Angeles, California
Program to include "Sifting Through The Ruins,"
"Mary Magdalene," "Love after 1950," "Try Me, Good King: Last Words of The Wives of Henry VIII," and "The Strange Case of Dr. H.H. Holmes."
Composer's Choice: Ben Moore The Colburn School Los Angeles, California
A concert of the songs of Ben Moore, including the world premiere of SongFest 2013 commission "Abigail and John Adams," duet for soprano and baritone by Ben Moore.
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