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Chelsea Shephard, soprano
Annie Rosen and Amanda Lynn Bottoms, mezzo-sopranos
Miles Mykkanen, tenor
Justin Austin, baritone
TBA, bass
Michael Barrett, pianist
Steven Blier, pianist

Sunday, November 5, 2017 at 2:00 pm
Terrace Theater

"Take Care of this House:
The Passion of Leonard Bernstein"

As part of the worldwide "Leonard Bernstein at 100" celebration, New York Festival of Song offers a Leonard Bernstein extravaganza. The concert features selections from a wide range of the maestro's musical offerings: concert pieces (excerpts from Arias and Barcarolles, Mass, and Songfest), Broadway (On the Town, 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue), the opera house (Trouble in Tahiti), as well as some precious rarities from the trunk. Bernstein's kaleidoscopic vision of the American experience remains a vital and passionate touchstone for today's listeners.

"[New York Festival of Song]... delivered everything that a song recital can achieve, in terms of musical revelation, vocal excellence and audience engagement."

Tim Page, The Washington Post

Photo of Steven Blier and Michael Barrett by Dario Acosta.


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