Category: 2007-08

Old City – New Song

The songs of the many composers who passed through Philadelphia’s gates and called Philadelphia, “Home”. World Premier of Nicholas White’s “Their Aim was Song” commissioned by Lyric Fest. Guest Artists: Jennifer Aylmer, Markus Beam, Timothy Bentch, Megan Dey-Toth, Sally Wolf, The Pennsylvania Girlchoir, conducted by Mark Anderson and Patricia Giangulio, French horn, joined by Suzanne DuPlantis, Randi […]

Last Songs

Composers’ last songs and songs about the end. A reverent and irreverent look at the final curtain… Guest Artists: David Adams, Katherine Pracht, Stephen Powell, Julian Rodescu, Barbara Shirvis, joined by Suzanne DuPlantis, Randi Marrazzo with Laura Ward and Harold Evans at the Piano. Program PDF

Biography in Music – SHAKESPEARE

Shakespeare’s life and works, with his timeless verse threaded throughout 400 years of musical history. Guest Artists: Markus Beam, Kiera Duffy, Bryan Hymel, Jody Kidwell, Laquita Mitchell, Mark Moliterno and Jim Bergwall, narrator, joined by Suzanne DuPlantis, Randi Marrazzo with Laura Ward at the piano. Program PDF

Tales from the Exotic

Strange and wonderful colors emerge when east meets west – a concert of western works inspired by the Near, Middle and Far East. Performed Sunday, January 27, 2008, Haverford College, Roberts Hall and Sunday, February 3, 2008 at The First Presbyterian Church in Philadelphia with Guest Artists: YoungJoo An, Christopher Bolduc, Bryan Hymel, and Elizabeth Weigle, joined by […]