Old Burying Ground

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Ticket Information

Time
8:00 PM
Presented By
Kerrytown Concert House
Event Type
Performances
Genre
Classical/Contemporary
Event Contact
Kerrytown Concert House
Description
Evan Chambers’ work The Old Burying Ground – in a new arrangement for soprano, folksinger, violin, clarinet, and piano – consists of settings of tombstone texts from two cemeteries in New Hampshire, embodying the hopes, sufferings, and transcendent hope of a community.

Haven (Lindsay Kesselman, soprano; Kimberly Cole Luevano, clarinet; Midori Koga, piano)
Evan Chambersfolksinger
Carolyn Stuart, violin


Ensemble Name
HAVEN and Guests Evan Chambers and Carolyn Stuart
Musicians
Lindsay Kesselman, Midori Koga, Kimberly Cole Luevano, Carolyn Stuart, Evan Chambers
Composers
Evan Chambers
Program

The Old Burying Ground (2003/2006 arr. 2018)               Evan Chambers (b. 1963)

Book I:

Processional

I. Introduction

II. And Pass From Hence Away

III. O Say Grim Death

IV. A Bar So Pure

V. Oh Drop on My Grave

Book II:

I.  This Transitory Scene

II. Nancy Eliza

III. Emma

IV. Relentless Death

V. Paths of Peace

 


Venue
Kerrytown Concert House
Location
415 N. 4th Ave.
Ann Arbor, MI
Phone
734.769.2999