The Course of True Love Never Did Run Smooth: Choral Music on Love and Marriage
May 10, 2014
From heartwarming to heartbreaking to hilarious, come hear composers' takes on love's ups and downs in this light-hearted evening of choral music.
Settings include texts of Dorothy Parker, William Shakespeare and the artist Michaelangelo, among others. Choral works featured: Barber Reincarnations; Britten's Ballad of Little Musgrave and Lady Barnard; Ravel's Trois Chansons; Fauré's Madrigal and Pavane; plus works of Schumann, Dallapiccola, Sjolund, and others.