The Music House: Song Cycles of Schumann and Debussy

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( Sat., Jun. 14, 2014 )

Performed by Darren Chase, baritone

Music House, 408 West 5th Street , Greenville, NC 27834


Baritone Darren Chase performs a recital that includes Schumann's Liederkrieis Opus 39 and Debussy's Ariettes Oubliees, songs from his new album, Liederkreis: Three Song Cycles:


Liederkreis: Op. 39 (1840)                                                                           Robert Schumann

Twelve Poems by Joseph von Eichendorf                                         (1810-56)

In der Fremde (In a Foreign Land)


                        Waldesgespräch (Conversation in the Forest)

                        Die Stille (The Silence)

                        Mondnacht (Moonlit Night)

                        Schöne Fremde (Beautiful Foreign Land)

                        Auf einer Burg (In a Castle)

                        In der Fremde (In a Foreign Land)

                        Wehmut (Melancholy)

                        Zwielicht (Twilight)

                        Im Walde (In the Forest)

                        Frühlingsnacht (Spring Night)


                                 Intermission and Wine Tasting (Kinston Trio)


Ariettes Oubliées: L. 60 (1885-87)                                                        Claude Debussy

            Poem by Paul Verlaine                                                                        (1862-1918)

"Le vent dans la plaine": C'est l'extase langoureuse

"Il pleut doucement sur la ville": Il pleure dans mon cœur comme il pleut sur la ville

"L'ombre des arbres": L'ombre de arbres dans la rivière embrumée

"Paysages belges. Chevaux de bois": Tournez, tournez, bons chevaux de bois

"Aquarelles I. Green": Voici des fruits, des fleurs, des feuilles

"Aquarelles II. Spleen": Les roses étaient toutes rouges


                                                 Coffee and Dessert


A wine tasting will be included for those in attendance of the concert.


Suggested donations: General Admission $20; Seniors $15; Students $5

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  • Saturday, June 14, 2014 at 7:00 PM