HCC Chamber Music Series presents "Beyond the Last Thought: Art Songs of Poulenc and Rorem"


Soprano Misha Penton, founder and artistic director of Divergence Vocal Theater, displays her versatility in this program of art songs by French composer Francis Poulenc and his American advocates Christopher Berg and Ned Rorem. The concert will feature Berg's song cycle Hommage a Francis Poulenc based on poems by French surrealist writer Robert Desnos, Poulenc's whimsical song cycle La Courte Paille and Ned Rorem's imposing large scale song cycle for soprano, cello and piano, Last Poems of Wallace Stevens.

Penton will be joined by HCC chamber music director and pianist Sherry Cheng and Houston Symphony cellist Anthony Kitai.



Performing Arts Theatre, Houston Community College-Spring Branch Campus
1010 W. Sam Houston Pkwy. N.
Houston, TX 77043


Admission is free.
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