Thursday, August 16, 2007

New foursome makes debut

Fourscore, a new quartet of male voices, will make their debut concert on August 25th at The Old Church. The foursome consists of three tenors: Ben Landsverk, Brian Francis, and Stephen Marc Beaudoin,and baritone Ben Kinkley. Their program is called "Elegies and other sad songs" and includes the following pieces:

*Rufus Wainwright - "Pretty Things"
*Franz Schubert - "Das Grab"
*William Byrd - "Wounded I am" and "Delight is Dead"
*Joanna Newsom - "En Gallop"
*Charles Strouse - "Maybe"
*Henry Purcell - selected songs
*Hanns Eisler/Bertolt Brecht - selected songs
*John Dowland - selected songs
*Selected barbershop quartet tunes
*Traditional Irish laments

The concert begins at 9 pm, so you have plenty of time to finish your evening meal. Tickets at the door are $10.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Thanks for the props, James! Hope you can make the concert this Saturday night!