Americans in Paris: A Salon Concert for Voice & Strings
Travel back to 1920’s Paris…
Michigan Opera Theatre, Chamber Music at the Scarab Club, and Kerrytown Concert House are pleased to present Americans in Paris, a vocal and chamber music concert. In anticipation of MOT’s upcoming production of Ricky Ian Gordon’s 27, an opera based on the lives of Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas, this concert will explore the Parisian salon culture of the early 20th century of which Stein was a prominent fixture. Artists from Michigan Opera Theatre and Chamber Music at the Scarab Club will offer works by Virgil Thomson, George Gershwin, Aaron Copland, Lili Boulanger, Paul Bowles, and Ricky Ian Gordon.
Clodagh Earls, soprano
Kristen DiNinno, soprano
John Daugherty, baritone
Velda Kelly, violin
Laura Roelofs, violin
Scott Stefanko, viola
Nadine Deleury, cello
Mary Siciliano, piano
Wednesday, February 21 | 7:00 p.m.
The Scarab Club
217 Farnsworth St., Detroit, MI
Sunday, February 25 | 4:00 p.m.
Kerrytown Concert House
415 North Fourth Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI