American Songs

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Melbourne Art Song Collective showcases the variety and richness of the art song tradition, as well as selected masterpieces from solo piano and chamber music repertoire.

This concert celebrates a plurality of voices from across America. It embraces the Romanticism of pioneering composer Amy Beach, the charm and sophistication of Ned Rorem’s work, and a joyous tribute to George Gershwin.

Presented by Melbourne Recital Centre & Melbourne Art Song Collective

PROGRAM

Ned Rorem
Women’s Voices, song cycle of 11 poems by women for voice & piano

Amy Beach
3 Browning Songs, Op.44

George Gershwin
Three Preludes

Wolfgang Erich Korngold
Two Songs

George Gershwin
3 songs

ARTISTS

Eidit Golder piano
Esita Morgan & Jacqueline Porter guest artists

Series

This production is part of the following series:

Local Heroes 2019

Now in its eighth year, Melbourne Recital Centre’s Local Heroes series brings together Melbourne’s best artists in a year-long festival of chamber music.

Venue