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Rood sings Gilligan

Redfern Arts Center

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 · 7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Featuring Guest Artist Margot Rood, soprano, performing the works of Dr. Heather Gilligan. The recital will feature the world premiere of Living in Light, Gilligan’s new song cycle for soprano and cello based on poetry by Sara Teasdale. The concert will also include Dialogue, Gilligan’s award-winning work for solo flute; two song cycles for soprano and piano based on poetry by Shel Silverstein and Lisa DeSiro; a set of songs for soprano, trumpet, and piano, based on the poetry of William Blake; and a duet for saxophone and piano. Performers include Margot Rood, soprano; Sarah Brady, flute; Seelan Manickam, trumpet; Amanda Schwersky Paul, cello; Craig Sylvern, tenor saxophone; and Heather Gilligan, piano.

Advanced purchase of tickets ($5 & $10) is recommended for this event. Visit the Box Office's website or call (603) 358-2168. The link also has information on Redfern membership, discounts for seniors, students, carpoolers and Alumni, seating charts, and directions.

Dinner and a Show. Enhance your evening at the Redfern Arts Center with a delicious meal in Keene before or after the show! The Redfern is partnering with five local restaurants -- Elm City Brewing Company, Fireworks in Keene, McCue's, Nicola¹s Trattoria, and The Pub -- to offer a 10% discount on regular priced items for ticket holders on the night of each performance. Just present your Redfern ticket to any of the five locations listed to receive the discount.

This event is part of the Music Department event series.

Deb Ford
Categories: Music

To request accommodations for a disability, please contact the coordinator at least two weeks prior to the event.