Mezzo-soprano D'Anna Fortunato
Mezzo-soprano Susan Cooke
Tenor Tim Curry
Pianist Yoko Hagino
Narrator Lisa Mullins, host of "The World" on WGBH 89.7FM
Come to our intimate performance space for an engaging evening of songs and the stories of French and American composers, poets, and other lively characters in early 20th-century Paris.
Tonight’s songs: Piaf’s La vie en rose, Debussy’s Le Faun, Faure’s duet Pleurs d’or, Cole Porter’s In the still of the night, Gershwin’s The man I love, Chausson’s Le Colibri, Kosma’s Autumn Leaves, & others by Rorem, Debussy,& Duparc.
Tonight’s poets/lyricists: Paul Verlaine, Johnny Mercer, Leconte de Lisle, Robert Hillyer, Ira Gershwin, & others