Reviews

VSO & Emmanuel Ax
Katie Luther
TCGO at the Hermitage


Virginia Chorale: Hope, Faith, Life, Love
VSO & Richmond Ballet's Carmina Burana
Eastern Virginia Brass Quintet


VA Opera's Pinafore
ODU's Requiem & Così
NCC & Řystein Baadsvik

REVIEWED ARTIST


UPCOMING EVENTS

Williamsburg Music Club
An Eclectic Holiday

Wednesday, December 17th

Governor's School for the Arts
Handel's Messiah

Thursday, December 18th

GBPC: Sing Noel!, A Carol Service by Hal H. Hopson
Sunday, December 21st

Festival Service of Nine Lessons and Carols
Sunday, December 21st

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