May 3, 2015 @ 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm
West End Collegiate Church
245 West 77th Street
New York, NY 10024
$20 advance ($15 sen/stu); $25 door

Cynthia Powell, Artistic Director and Conductor
Taisiya Pushkar, piano and all-female chamber orchestra

French and American choral classics for women’s voices.

Randall Thompson: The Place of the Blest, a rare performance with orchestra
Lili Boulanger: Les Sirènes (The Sirens)
Francis Poulenc: Ave Maria (from Dialogues of the Carmelites)
Christophe Barratier& Bruno Coulais: Cerf-volant (Kite Flying, from the film Les Choristes)
Gabriel Fauré: Apres un rêve (After a Dream)
Gabriel Fauré Le Ruisseau (The Creek)
Gabriel Fauré: Maria, Mater gratiae
Gabriel Fauré: Cantique de Jean Racine
Léo Delibes: Sous le dôme épais (Flower Duet from Lakmé)
Paul Halley: Seeds of Love
Paul Halley: The Grey Selchie

Instrumental interlude: Quintet in D Minor for piano & winds, Mvt. III, by Albéric Magnard