• Description
  • Program
  • Personnel
OFAM presents soprano Maria Jette (well-known to Eugene audiences through her work with the Oregon Bach Festival) in an evening of art song and chamber music by Bernstein and close associates Ned Rorem, Aaron Copland and Marc Blitzstein, together with selected readings appropriate to the literary millieu. Jette will be joined by pianist Tom Linker, clarinetist Michael Anderson, flutist Carol Redman, oboe Thomas O'Connor, and actor Grant McKernie.

Musical Genres: art song, chamber music, readings

The Program:

Leonard Bernstein Sonata for Clarinet & Piano [1942]
"I Hate Music", selection [1943]
"La Bonne Cuisine" [1947]
  from four recipes by Emile Dumont
"Piccola Serenata", selection [1968]
Ned Rorem "Ariel" [1971]
five poems by Sylvia Plath for soprano, clarinet & piano
Marc Blitzstein "A Nickel Under My Shoe" [1937]
from The Cradle Will Rock
Aaron Copland "It Fell Upon a Day"
a poem by Richard Barnefield
Event Personnel
Maria Jette, soprano & director
Ticket/Venue Info
No ticketing information available.
Beall Concert Hall
UO School of Music & Dance
961 E 18th Ave
Eugene, OR
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