Reviews

Virginia Chorale: The Little Match Girl Passion

East Carolina’s Four Seasons Chamber Music Festival Returns to GSA

Symphonicity presents an All-Mozart Afternoon

VWC President’s Masterworks Series: Gabriel Fauré

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Bay Youth Orchestras of Virginia
Concerto Concert

Tuesday, March 24th

Affirmation!
An evening of Jewish Music

Thursday, March 26th

Symphonicity
Strauss and Copland

Sunday, March 29th

ODU Symphony
Russia and Ukraine

Sunday, March 29th

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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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