SCHOLA SINGS SOLO presents a concert of all-American music at Caldwell College Jan 23rd
Event Date: January 23, 2010
Posted: January 6, 2010
Location: New York, USA
Choir type: Professional Choirs
Soloists from the innovative choral ensemble Schola Cantorum on Hudson (SCH) present an evening of American music in the second installment of the 2009-2010 season’s Schola Sings Solo recital series. The program explores operatic, art song, folksong and musical theatre repertoire. The roster of all-American composers includes Leonard Bernstein, John Bucchino, Aaron Copland, George Gershwin, Libby Larsen, Stephen Sondheim, Kurt Weill and others, with selections that include “One Hand, One Heart” and “Tonight” from West Side Story, “It Ain't Necessarily So” from Porgy and Bess, and “Willow Song” from The Ballad of Baby Doe. Dorian Lake, a composer and singing member of SCH, will perform his composition “If I Give Up My Wants.” Schola Cantorum on Hudson’s Artistic Director and Founder Dr. Deborah Simpkin King is one of the featured soloists. Dramatic Coach Chuck Hudson stage directs this presentation; Music Director Stephen Rapp provides accompaniment.
The concert will be presented on Saturday evening, January 23, 2010, at 8:00 p.m. at Caldwell College’s Alumni Theater, 120 Bloomfield Avenue, Caldwell, New Jersey. In the event of snow or inclement weather, the concert will be presented January 30, 2010. For a map of the campus and parking locations, visit the Caldwell College website: http://www.caldwell.edu/about_caldwell/map.aspx.
All tickets are priced at $15 in honor of the group’s 15th Anniversary Season. Advance tickets may be purchased online at ScholaOnHudson.org, by phone at (201) 918-3011, or by email at BoxOffice@ScholaOnHudson.org. Groups interested in purchasing a block of ten or more tickets may email GroupSales@ScholaOnHudson.org for more information on special rates.
Additional information about this concert or the ensemble’s activities can be obtained online at ScholaOnHudson.org or by calling (201) 918-3009.