Sohoko Sato Timpone, Soprano
"Songs of Japonisme"
7:30 p.m., High Foundation Recital Hall
Sponsored by the Performing Arts Series
"Songs of Japonisme" surveys the musical influence of the Japonisme movement in the art song repertoire of the early 20th century, with works by both Japanese and Western composers in Japanese, English, French, German, and Czech. This performance will feature a collection of art songs linked by music and poetry from an era before World War II, a time of mutual admiration between Japan and the Western world.
Ticket prices are $10 for adults; $5 for Messiah University students (with ID) and youth (18 and under). To purchase, please contact the Messiah University Box Office at 717-691-6036 option #1 or online at messiah.edu/tickets.