VWC: The Thirteen

VAF: Bluebeard's Castle

Virginia Opera
La Traviata

Virginia Symphony
Sinfonia Concertante

ODU Percussion Ensemble



WMC Grant-in-Aid Winners Concert
Wednesday, May 20th

GSA: A Concert of Another Sort
Thursday, May 21th

Mark Hayes’ Requiem
Monday, May 25th

TRADOC Memorial Day Concert
Monday, May 25th

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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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