Diehn Series: Eighth Blackbird

NCC: Boboland
Marimbist Kevin Bobo & ODU Percussion Ensemble

Lighter Side of Allan Blank Reviewed by M.D. Ridge

The Solo Songs of Allan Blank Reviewed by John Campbell


Upcoming Events

Bay Youth Orchestras Concerto Concert
Tuesday, March 21st

ODU Concert Choir
The Road to Carnegie Hall

Thursday, March 23rd

Hermitage Museum & Gardens Instrumental Recital Series: Steve Coxe & Guests
Saturday, March 25th

A Bach Crescendo
Sunday, March 26th

Virginia Children’s Chorus
Sunday, March 26th

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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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