CELEBRATING 15 SEASONS OF BRINGING
WONDROUS WOMEN’S CHORAL MUSIC TO THE WORLD!
Advance rate ticket discount ends Saturday at 1:30 pm for Saturday’s concert & Sunday at 11:00 am for Sunday’s concert. Tickets are available at the door 30 minute prior to concerts – $25.
The Harmony of Morning
Melodia Women’s Choir, New York’s premier ensemble for women’s choral music led by artistic director Cynthia Powell, closes out its 15th anniversary season with an all-American program THE HARMONY OF MORNING, featuring the rarely-heard Elliott Carter composition by the same name, works by Melodia-commissioned composers, and a U.S. premiere.
Saturday, April 28, 7:30 pm
Holy Apostles Church, Chelsea
Sunday, April 29, 3 pm
West End Collegiate Church, UWS
With Taisiya Puskhar, piano
Dora Dimitrova (violin) and Elena Chernova-Davis, violins; Stephanie Griffin, viola; Maria Hadge, cello; Dara Bloom, bass; Allison Loggins-Hull, flute; Katie Scheele, oboe; Sara Budde, clarinet; Nancy Belmont, bassoon; Rachel Drehmann, french horn
Elliott Carter, The Harmony of Morning
Christina Whitten Thomas, Mornings with You (Melodia commissioned work)
Sally Lamb McCune, Jubilee, Where Do the Roads Go? (Melodia commissioned composer)
Paul Halley, A Brighter Garden (U.S. Premiere)
Kevin Siegfried, Shaker Songs
Piano interlude performed by Taisiya Pushkar
Aaron Copland, Hoedown from Rodeo
Melodia celebrates 15 years with “The Harmony of Morning” on Vocal Area Network
Read all about our spring 2018 concert featuring the music of Elliott Carter, Christina Whitten Thomas, Sally Lamb McCune, Paul Halley and Kevin Siegfried now featured at VAN.org.