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Concert à la carte


A program of American music about the pleasures of dining, this concert features songs by Barber, Berg, Bernstein, Bolcom, Porter and Schwartz, as well as Mirror Visions Ensemble commission Clean Plates Don’t Lie, a cantata by Richard Pearson Thomas, inspired by the menus and philosophy of Chef Dan Barber’s restaurant, Blue Hill at Stone Barns. Presented by The Mirror Visions Ensemble featuring soprano Vira Slywotzky, tenor Scott Murphree and baritone Jesse Blumberg with guest artists Richard Pearson Thomas, piano Harumi Rhodes, violin and, Alberto Parrini cello.


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