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“Remembering the Great War: Songs, Poetry, and Images of WWI,” October 28, 2017

POUGHKEEPSIE, NY – A multi-media evening dedicated to the art of WWI with art song, popular song used to rally the forces, poetry of the period, and projections of posters, art, and photographs will take place on Saturday, October 28, 8:00 pm in Skinner Hall’s Martel Recital Hall. This event is free and open to the public.

The concert will feature faculty performances by Miriam Charney, piano, Drew Minter, narrator, Rachel Rosales and Susan Botti, sopranos, James Ruff, tenor, and guest artists Mario Diaz-Moresco, baritone, Heather Johnson, mezzo-soprano, and Allison Voth, piano.

This event is sponsored by the Music Department.

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Posted by Office of Communications Monday, October 23, 2017