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The Music House: The Italian Song Book

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( Sat., Sep. 5, 2015 )

Performed by Jessie Wright Martin, mezzo-soprano; Patrick Howle, baritone; John O'Brien, piano

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


The Italian Song Book demonstrates Hugo Wolf’s ultimate compositional refinement. The first volume (22 songs) was composed in 1890-91; the second (24 songs), in 1896. The original Italian text is from a collection of hundreds of rispetti, veloti, retornelli, popular ballads, songs in folk-style, Corsican songs, and death laments.


Reservations required.


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

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  • Saturday, September 5, 2015 at 7:00 PM