With some quick organizing, enthusiastic musicians, and good colleagues, the unlikely is not impossible! The early music concert that almost happened a year and a half ago has been re-imagined and resurrected, and it’s taking place this Friday, January 9, in Berkeley, CA..
I almost didn’t bring up the idea with Eugene, but I did on a whim because I remembered how excited we were about the music and the chance to perform together. Ask and you shall receive — what a way to start the year!
Chabot Chamber Society presents a Baroque Concert for the New Year:
The two cantata’s, Bach’s Weichet nur, betrübte Schatten (Wedding Cantata, BWV 202) and Montéclair’s Le Dépit Généreux, were pieces I’d originally learned in 2013, and I’m so pleased to be singing them in less than a week.
I’ve made a poster, which means this recital is really happening!
Shall We Gather: An Evening of Songs and Arias
May 18th, 2014
Sunday, 7 PM
179th & Fort Washington
New York City, NY
Photo by Still in Motion Photography. School of Music*, ASU, 2013.
Posted in Art Song, Opera, Opportunities, Sacred Music
Tagged Aaron Copland, Claude Debussy, Douglas Moore, Johann Sebastian Bach, Jules Massenet, recital, Richard Hageman, Shall We Gather, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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