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Letters by Women: The Edward T. Cone Foundation Composers Concert


Joy in Singing presents a recital of art song settings, both historic and contemporary, of women’s correspondence. Hear song settings of letters by Edna St, Vincent Millay, letters between Calamity Jane and her daughter Janie, plus letters of women during the civil war, by such noteworthy composers as Dominick Argento, Libby Larsen, Juliana Hall, and Daron Hagen.


The Library for the Performing Arts is proud to offer free admission to this program on a first come, first served basis. Admission lines form one hour prior to each program.  At that time one ticket is provided per person. Tickets are not available for advance reservation and saving seats is not permitted. General admission seating. Call 212.642.0142 for more detailed information. All programs are subject to last minute change or cancellation.