A Celebration of Ned Rorem’s 90th Birthday _ by Curtis Institute of Music

Wednesday, October 23, 2013 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Field Concert Hall, Curtis Institute of Music, 1726 Locust Street,
Philadelphia, PA
United States

The Curtis Opera Theatre, under the direction of Mikael Eliasen, gave the Philadelphia premiere of Evidence of Things Not Seen in 1997 and recorded it for Albany Records in 2003. To celebrate the composer’s 90th birthday, they reprise this epic song cycle by Ned Rorem (’44), Curtis emeritus faculty.

Mikael Eliasen, artistic director of the Curtis Opera Theatre, is the Hirsig Family Head-of-Department Chair in Vocal Studies.

Rorem: Evidence of Things Not Seen

Rachel Sterrenberg, soprano
Lauren Eberwein, mezzo-soprano
Spencer Lang, tenor
Jarrett Ott, baritone
Mikael Eliasen, piano

Additional performance: Friday, November 8 at 8 p.m.
Paul C. Empie Theatre, Baker Center for the Arts, Allentown, PA

Subscriptions for 4 Curtis Presents concert series: $95  _  Single tickets: $28.
Open to General Public, Classical Music enthusiasts. 

Call Curtis Patron Services Office at 215.893.7902 or www.curtis.edu

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Arts & Culture
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GlobalPhilly™ 2013