American Poetry and Music

American Poetry Poster

Tuesday December 9, 2014 at 5:30 PM
George Sherman Union at Boston University
775 Commonwealth Ave
Boston, MA 02215
Conference Auditorium, 2nd floor

Lecture by Elisa New, Powell M. Cabot Professor of American Literature at Harvard University discussing the poets who are represented in the musical settings programmed on this series: Walt Whitman, Allen Ginsberg and William Carlos Williams.

Concert 1

Friday December 12, 2014 at 8pm
George Sherman Union at Boston University
775 Commonwealth Ave
Boston, MA 02215
Conference Auditorium, 2nd floor

Arneis Quartet
Charles Blandy, tenor
David Kravitz, baritone
Krista Rivers, mezzo-soprano

Andrew List Eros Dialogues
Andy Vores A Supermarket in California
Charles Fussell Being Music

Concert 2

Tuesday January 20, 2015 at 8pm
Boston University College of Fine Arts
Concert Hall
855 Commonwealth Ave
Boston, MA 02215

Arneis Quartet
Tony Arnold, soprano
David Kravitz, baritone
Emily Marvosh, contralto
Margot Rood, soprano

John Harbison The Rewaking
Scott Ordway Detroit
Lee Hyla Howl