Cantabile Project's Liebe: Love Songs of Franz Schubert & Jake Heggie
Soprano Anna Feucht, Baritone Marshall Severin & Pianist Ruth Winters at Chandler Hall

Bay Youth Orchestras of Virginia & Old Dominion University Symphony
Side-by-Side at Sandler: Mahler Symphony No. 1

Norfolk Chamber Consort
Reviewed by Adelaide Coles


Upcoming Events

Diehn Series: Ciaramella in Concert
Monday, January 22nd

TCGS: Matt Palmer, guitar
January 25th & 26th

Wild Sounds: Song Settings of the Words of Famous Environmentalists
Sunday, January 28th

Virginia Chorale
Young Singers Project Concert

Sunday, January 28st

Norfolk Chamber Consort
Lenny and His Friends

Monday, January 29th

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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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