Songs and Such


Saturday, October 22, 2016 at 5:00 p.m.

We open our 32nd season with a new commission, Emily’s Perennial Things, for which Alice Parker, the dean of American choral composers, has set texts by that most American poet, Emily Dickinson.

Alice Parker: Emily’s Perennial Things

Charles Hubert Hastings Parry: Songs of Farewell

Benjamin Britten: Songs
with tenor soloist David Wolff

Gustav Holst: Six Choral Folk Songs