Musica Viva NY Presents “Songs of Love”

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12.09.2018 - Article

Musica Viva NY kicks off its 2018-19 season with “Songs of Love” on Sunday, September 23 at All Souls Church.

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Musica Viva NY kicks off its 2018-19 season with SONGS OF LOVE, an evening of Lieder by Johannes Brahms, Robert Schumann, and P.D.Q. Bach, on Sunday, September 23 at 5pm at All Souls Church. The concert features soprano Devony Smith, mezzo-soprano Michèle Eaton, tenor Nathan Siler, and baritone Brian Mextorf, accompanied by Artistic Director Alejandro Hernandez-Valdez and Trent Johnson.

There will be a pre-concert talk at 4pm at All Souls Church, open to all, given by Professor Peter Schickele.

  • Devony Smith, soprano
  • Michèle Eaton, mezzo-soprano
  • Nathan Siler, tenor
  • Brian Mextorf, baritone
  • Alejandro Hernandez-Valdez, piano
  • Trent Johnson, piano

Additional concerts in Musica Viva NY’s 2018-19 season include End of the War to End All Wars on Sunday, November 11, 2018 at All Souls Church, commemorating the end of World War I; Musica Viva NY Presents the Aeolus Quartet on Sunday, January 27, 2019 at Bohemian National Hall; Bernstein at 100 on Sunday, March 10, 2019 celebrating Bernstein’s centennial; and Homage on Sunday, May 19, 2019 spotlighting composers paying tribute to the past masters who inspired them.

Admission is free, with a suggested donation at the door to support Musica Viva NY’s artistic programming.


Location and time:
All Souls Church
1157 Lexington Ave. at 80th St., NY 10075
Sunday, September 23, 5:00 PM

For more information visit: Musica Viva NY

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