Reviews

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:
Pergolesi/Bach

REVIEWED ARTIST


UPCOMING EVENTS

Williamsburg Symphonia: Classical Dreams
November 17th & 18th

Williamsburg Music Club: Kyong Jarrell, piano
Wednesday, November 19th

ODU New Music Ensemble
Of Foreign Lands and Peoples

Wednesday, November 19th

GSA Orchestra
Le PoÍme de líExstase

Thursday, November 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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