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Breath & Imagination

Tenor Roland Hayes: Master Singer of Lieder, Melodie and Art Song

Book Review:
Roland Hayes The Legacy of an American Tenor
by Christopher A. Brooks and Robert Sims



GSA Senior Vocal Recital
Wednesday, May 27th

Virginia Chorale: 88x2
May 29th, 30th & 31st

Schola Cantorum
Springtime in Paris

May 30th, 31st, June 6th & 7th

GSA Orchestra
Shostakovich 10

June 1st & 2nd

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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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