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Voices Up! New Music, New Poetry
April 25 @ 7:00 pm
A vibrant evening of newly composed songs for mezzo-soprano and baritone featuring settings of poetry by this year's prizewinners in the Fordham University Press Poets Out Loud series.
Mezzo-soprano Lucy Dhegrae and baritone Kelvin Chan, joined by Jesse Goldberg on piano and Rebecca El-Saleh on harp, will perform music by Ke-Chia Chen, Joshua Groffman (setting poetry by Gary Keenan), Lawrence Kramer, and Leaha Villareal (setting poetry by Michael Snediker).
When & where
Wednesday April 25, 2018 @ 7:30pm
Fordham University, Lincoln Center Campus, 113 West 60 th Street, Twelfth floor Lounge
Lucy Dhegrae Mezzo-soprano
Kelvin Chan Baritone
Jesse Goldberg Piano
Rebecca El-Saleh Harp
Fordham's University's April Voices Up! Series, now in its ninth year, is devoted to expanding the boundaries of the contemporary art song. Each concert in the series brings together composers both young and old, new and established and living poets. Each concert features newly composed settings of prizewinning work from the annual Poets Out Loud competition of Fordham University Press.