Dear March - Come In American Women Poets in Song

Date/Time

Mar 28, 2014 to Mar 30, 2014
07:30 PM until 03:00 PM

Description

Dear March - Come In   American Women Poets in Song

(in celebration of both Women’s History Month and Poetry Month )

 

March 28, 2014 at 7:30PM at Bryn Mawr College, in The Music Room of Goodhart Hall

March 30, 2014, at 3PM at The Academy of Vocal Arts

 

CAST: Kiera Duffy, Joseph Gaines, Randall Scarlata and Elizabeth Shammash with Laura Ward at the piano.

 

Lyric Fest will present a program dedicated to American women poets. In addition to well appreciated chestnuts and little known gems in the repertoire, Lyric Fest is very excited to be initiating a commission project that will be premiered at this concert. We are delighted to have seven well respected and some nationally recognized composers participating in this project They are: Daron Hagen, Abby Betinis, Michael Cuomo, Maurice Wright, James Primosch, Benjamin Boyle and Michael Djupstrom.  There will be a composers forum following the concert, and most composers will be in attendance.

 

In addition, LF is hosting a competition associated with this concert for young song composers in the Philadelphia area. A cash award will be presented and the winning song will receive a LF premiere. The judges will be Kile Smith and Donald Nally. 

Cost

Tickets cost $20 online, $25 at the door. Student tickets are $5.

Location

View map The Academy of Vocal Arts
1920 Spruce St.
Philadelphia, PA

Additional Information

Sponsor

Lyric Fest

Contact email

info@lyricfest.org

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

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