"To The Children of War"
Maya Angelou's poetry takes flight in song with this contemporary cycle composed by Deon Nielsen Price. Mezzo soprano Victoria Rodriguez brings the deep and sometimes savage emotions of this most disturbing work to life in her Metro Chamber Orchestra debut.
Also on the program is Kurt Weill's look at a war weary world in his "Mahagonny Songspiel featuring Turkish soprano Basak Kayabinar.
Maestro Nuzzo concludes the program with Maurice Ravel's homage to his fallen comrades in the beautiful "Le tombeau de Couperin ".
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