12th Annual An Evening with Chrystal E.

Governor's School for the Arts Orchestra Plays Ravel, Saint-Saëns & Shostakovich

Schola Cantorum & Leigheas: Springtime in Paris

Virgina Chorale


Audra McDonald



VSO: Symphony by the Sea
& Symphony Under the Stars

September 1st, 3rd, 5th & 6th

TMTF Members Recital
Sunday, September 6th

Pope Benedict XVI Chamber Music Series
Wednesday, September 9th

7th Annual Opera in the Park
Saturday, September 12th

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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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