With

Tony Boutté, Troy Cook, Suzanne DuPlantis, Michelle Johnson, and Laura Ward, Piano.

Commissioned World Premieres:  “There is no great and no small” by Kile Smith, “How can I keep from Singing,” Arr. John Conahan, “I Hear America Singing” new arrangement by Daron Hagen.

The richness and variety of American music from classical to folk, shape note singing to spirituals, and regional strains to Tin Pan Alley –  an all American roster of composers including Stephen Foster, George Crumb, Elliot Carter, Charles Ives, Aaron Copland, Marc Blitzstein and more.

Program (PDF)

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