Composers Concordance presents ‘Operas, Songs, & Poems’ next month
On June 25 at 8 p.m. ET, contemporary vocal music and poetry recitations intertwine on Concordance of composers‘s concert event titled ‘Operas, Songs and Poems.’ This 3rd annual collaboration between NYC and the artists of Beacon will be held at the Howland Cultural Center, which was the first building in the town of Beacon to receive the distinction of being listed on the National Register of Historic Places. David Amram‘Pull my Daisy Reimagined’, ‘Canneling Twain: Advice for Our Time’ by Faye-Ellen Silverman, ‘Snow’ by Debra Kaye and ‘The Meeting’ by Gene Pritsker, a mini-opera on a story by Roger Aplon, will be In star.
The concert will also be broadcast live on Composers Concordance Facebook page.
a??Covid Health and Safety: Masks are still mandatory. To attend the concert you must be fully vaccinated with proof at the door.
Charles Colman – baritone
Adriana Valdez – soprano
Juan Del Bosco – tenor
Gene Pritsker – electric guitar/bandleader
William Anderson – classical guitar
Franz Hackl – trumpet
Brad Hubbard – bari sax
Jai Jeffryes – piano/bandleader
Eugene W. McBride – piano
Roger Aplon – poet/narrator
Robert C. Ford – poet/narrator
Special guest artist: David Amram