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The Governor's School for the Arts
Allerseelen Liederabend, auf Deutsch
Messiah Sing-Along
GSA: Cabaret - The Music of Richard Rodgers
Hansel and Gretel


Norfolk Chamber Consort
Two Rivals: Prokofiev & Shostakovich


Virginia Arts Festival
Les Violons du Roy






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What is art song?

  An art song might be defined as "a poem set to music, usually for trained voice and piano accompaniment with a duration of about three minutes." The German word for such classical song is Lied (singular) and Lieder (plural), so that you will hear the terms "art song," "lied" and "lieder" used interchangeably. In France the term is Melodie, and in Italy, Romanza. But more than this simple . . .


Art Song Societies on the East Coast

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