Washington Chorus Season Opener Premieres New Work from Music Director Julian Wachner
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The last date listed for The Washington Chorus Season Opener was Friday November 18, 2011 / 8:00pm.
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“Exhilarating… Music Director Julian Wachner knows how to draw maximum drama from a score.” —The Washington Post
Marie-Ève Munger, soprano
Arianna Zukerman, soprano
Arnold Rawls, tenor
David Kravitz, baritone
The Washington Chorus opens its 51st season with the Washington premiere of a major new work by Music Director Julian Wachner, an acclaimed composer with over 100 published works.
“Come, My Dark-Eyed One” combines passionate and dramatic music with poetry by Sarah Teasdale, e.e. cummings, John Clare, Emily Dickinson, Alfred Tennyson and famed Turkik poet Ali-Shir Nava’i whose poem forms the core and title of the work. It speaks of two lovers’ lives and how that great love transcends death itself.