Theodore Kuchar Leads Symphonicity with
Guest Violinist Solomiya Ivakhiv

Chanticleer at Christ & St. Luke's

American String Quartet at the Hixon Theater

Royal Winnipeg Ballet's
Swan Lake

Red Priest at Virginia Wesleyan College


Upcoming Events

The Virginia Chorale sings the Great American Songbook
Wednesday, August 16th

VSO: Symphony by the Sea
Sounds of Freedom

Thursday, August 17th

BYOV Run for the Arts 5k
Saturday, August 19th

VSO: Concert in the Park
Sunday, August 20th

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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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