( Sun., Nov. 14, 2010 )
Performed by Raleigh Civic Chamber Orchestra, Randolph Foy, conductor, with Wade Henderson, tenor, Karyn Friedman, mezzo-soprano, Brian Reagin, violin, & Nathan Leaf, reciter
Stewart Theatre, Talley Student Center at NC State University, 2610 Cates Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27695
Poetry Connections 2 - A 50th Birthday Tribute to Composer J. Mark Scearce - Griffes: The White Peacock; J. Mark Scearce: Mourning Songs (text by Mike Scearce) (premiere); Walton: Façade: An Entertainment – excerpts (poems by Edith Sitwell); & Scearce: This Thread (poem by Toni Morrison - “The Dead of September 11” )
Pre-concert talk: “Setting a Text” – J. Mark Scearce, composer.
$10, seniors $8, students & children < 12 free.