Saying Goodbye to Lee Teply
2 CD Reviews: Invenica, Schmitt Vol. 4, Oral Moses, Come Down Angels

Virginia Opera's Sweeney Todd

Norfolk Chamber Consort's Season Opener:



Christopher Michael Rorie, tenor
Monday, November 24th

ODU Brass Choir
Monday, November 24th

BYOV: Opening Concert
Tuesday, November 25th

VVC Concert Series
Project Images

Monday, December 1st

Click here for details ...
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

Home  Calendar  Announcements  Issues  Reviews  Articles  About Us Contact Us  Links