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Coming to America: Songs of American Immigrants at Bennett Gordon Hall in Ravinia Festival

Saturday January 25, 2020 at Gates: 7:30 p.m., Concert: 8 p.m.

Ravinia Festival
418 Sheridan Rd.
Highland Park, IL 60035
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Coming to America: Songs of American Immigrants at Bennett Gordon Hall in Ravinia Festival

Kevin Murphy (program director and pianist), Christine Lyons (soprano), Siena Licht Miller (mezzo-soprano), John Matthew Myers (tenor) and Nicholas Newton (bass baritone) team up to put on the Celebrating the American Voice program at Bennett-Gordon Classics at Ravinia Festival in Highland Park. Check the program below to see all the wonderful songs and sounds of the American immigrant. 

Program

Celebrating the American Voice
 
Mohammed Fairouz:   Refugee Blues
 
Weill:   Four Walt Whitman Songs
 
Hindemith:   Selections from Brettl-Lieder
Mahnung
Gigerlette
Arie aus dem Spiegel von Arcadia
Zemlinsky:   Afrikanischer Tanz from 12 Songs, op. 27
 
Hindemith:   Selections from Nine English Songs
On Hearing ‘The Last Rose of Summer’
Sing On there in the Swamp
Berger:   Lonely People from Four Songs (of Langston Hughes)
 
Weill:   Selections from Street Scene
Lonely House
What Good Would the Moon Be?
Youkali (Tango habanera)
September Song from Knickerbocker Holiday
 
Ricky Ian Gordon:   Stars from Only Heaven
Joy from Genius Child
 
Still:   Plain Chant for America

Miscellaneous Information
$12 tickets

Admission
none

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