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Guest Artist: Patrice P Eaton, mezzo-soprano and Kyle Walker, piano

Date:
Monday, February 1st
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Event Description

The ISU School of Music is thrilled to begin Black History Month with a recital by New York City-based mezzo-soprano Patrice P. Eaton and pianist Kyle Walker called Harlem Sings. The concert consists of art songs featuring the poets of the Harlem Renaissance. The composers include: Florence Price, John Musto, Ricky Ian Gordan, Undine Smith Moore, Margaret Bonds and H. LeslieĀ Adams. The featured poets are: Langston Hughes, James Weldon Johnson, Georgia Douglas Johnson, Clarissa Scott Delany and Paul Laurence Dunbar. The artists will participate in a live Q&A with ISU students after the recital, via Zoom.

ISU students may request the Zoom link with Peggy DeHaven, please email pldehav@ilstu.edu from your ISU email to obtain link.

If you will need special accommodations, please contact the event organizer.

Organizer

School of Music
Phone:
(309) 438-7631
Email:
music@IllinoisState.edu
Website:
http://www.cfa.ilstu.edu/music/