Virginia Chorale
À la Française

Virginia Chorale Sings Frank Martin’s Double Choir Mass

Norfolk Chamber Consort
The Apocryphal J.S.

Virginia Symphony
Fountains of Rome



Bay Youth Orchestras of Virginia Opening Concert
Tuesday, November 24th

Virginia Handbell Consort
Holiday Impressions

Sunday, November 29th

Into the Woods
December 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th

Lessons and Carols
November 29th, December 2nd & 3rd

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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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