Old Dominion University New Music Ensemble: Still Berning!

Norfolk Chamber Consort:
Lenny and His Friends

Virginia Opera
A Midsummer Night's Dream

Virginia Chorale's
Nocturnes premeres John Dixon's Night Songs


Upcoming Events

The ODU New Music Ensemble
Thursday, April 19th

GSA: Mahler's Symphony No. 2
Saturday, April 21st

Schola Cantorum
Around the World in 80 Minutes or Less

April 21st, 22nd, 29th

Norfolk State: 6th Annual Gala Honors Professors Paul Adams and Carl Haywood
Sunday, April 22nd

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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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