Songs for a Winter Night: Yale Voxtet in Recital
Sprague Memorial Hall
Free and Open to the Public
Members of the Yale Voxtet, led by James Taylor, will present an evening of lieder by Brahms, Mahler, Schubert, Schumann, Beethoven, Donizetti, Wolf and others on Sunday, January 28 at 8 pm at Sprague Memorial Hall in New Haven. Ilya Poletaev will be at the piano. The concert is free and open to the public; no tickets are required.
The program will be repeated in Norfolk, CT at 4 pm on Saturday, February 3 as part of the Norfolk Chamber Music Festival’s Winter Series to benefit the Norfolk Public Library, Norfolk Lions Club Ambulance, and the Norfolk Volunteer Fire Department. The performance will take place at Battell House Recital Hall on the grounds of the Ellen Battell Stoeckel Estate in Norfolk; tickets ($25, $18; children under 18 free) are available from the Norfolk Public Library at 860 / 542-5075. A reception will follow the concert.
The Yale Voxtet is made up of students in the graduate voice program in early music, oratorio, and chamber ensemble at Yale Institute of Sacred Music and Yale School of Music, and are the soloists from the acclaimed Yale Schola Cantorum directed by Simon Carrington.
The recitals are presented by the Yale Institute of Sacred Music.