A Carnival of Music & Poetry

A Carnival of Music & Poetry

Sunday, May 14, 2017, 7:00 pm
New England Conservatory’s Jordan Hall | Google Maps

Tickets $10-$15, Students Free
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Francine Trester: “Walkers with the Dawn” (World Premiere)
A Langston Hughes Celebration for Baritone, Narrator, Chorus, & Orchestra
Robert Honeysucker, baritone; Lois Shapiro, narrator

Saint-Saens: Carnival of the Animals
With Accompanying Poetry by Ogden Nash
Ned Parsons, Head of The Rivers School, narrator

Purcell: Dido’s Lament & Mozart : Voi che sapete from “La Nozze di Figaro”
Bathabile Khumalo, mezzo-soprano

Lalo: Cello Concerto in D Minor, I. Lento-Allegro Maestoso
Andrew Kim, cello

Saint-Saens: Piano Concerto No. 2 in G Minor, I. Andante sostenuto
Katherine Liu, piano

Rivers Symphony Orchestra + David Tierney, director
Rivers Upper School Chamber Orchestra + Magdalena Richter, director
Rivers Upper School Choruses + Susan Emmanouilidis, director
Rivers Middle School Chorus + John Bower, director