Angel Blue Angel Blue Angel Blue

The Philadelphia Orchestra and Angel Blue at Carnegie Hall

Tuesday
Feb 08, 2022, 8:00 PM

Performance Details

Yannick Nézet-Séguin Conductor 
Angel Blue Soprano 

Aucoin Suite from Eurydice (New York premiere)
Coleman New Song Cycle (New York premiere)
Barber Knoxville: Summer of 1915 
Price Symphony No. 1 

Hear powerful works by four unique American composers. Metropolitan Opera star Angel Blue’s lush voice is ideally suited to the richly melodic vocal line of Barber’s Knoxville: Summer of 1915, a gorgeous setting of novelist James Agee’s childhood memories of a summer evening in the American South. Blue also joins the orchestra for the New York premiere of a new work by Valerie Coleman, as well as a suite from Matthew Aucoin's latest opera, which was premiered this season. Arkansas-born Price’s vibrant symphony recalls her African heritage, weaving in spirituals, hymns, and West African dance.

Carnegie Hall

This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website and personalized content.
Learn more.

×