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VEILS FOR DESIRE

  • Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts, Katonah, NY (map)
Photo credit: JJ Geiger

Photo credit: JJ Geiger

ANTHONY ROTH COSTANZO, countertenor
PAUL APPLEBY, tenor
MATTHEW AUCOIN, pianist

Program to include:
BRITTEN Canticle II: Abraham and Isaac
AUCOIN This Earth
MONTEVERDI “Possente spirto” from L’Orfeo
AUCOIN Selections from Merrill Songs
HAROLD MELTZER The Heaven of Animals (World Premiere, commissioned by AMOC)

AMOC countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo, tenor Paul Appleby, and Co-Artistic Director Matthew Aucoin bring a new recital program to Caramoor. Built around Britten’s dramatic canticle Abraham and Isaac, Veils for Desire features works that “veil” or transform an unspeakable desire into a new, mysterious form. Also included are songs composed specifically for each of these extraordinary singers, including an AMOC-commissioned world premiere by Harold Meltzer and music by Aucoin.

TICKETS / $30 AND UP

Earlier Event: May 10
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