The words to Shakespeare's songs have inspired composers for centuries, and this program will bring out the timeless beauty, bawdiness, melancholy, and exuberance both musically and theatrically, in a range of styles. In this choral-drama premiere, VAE and featured actor Malcolm Tulip will intertwine choral and solo settings of Shakespeare with scenes from the plays in a curated story of conflict, flight and return.
There were be two performances of this program on May 7: one at 4 PM and one at 5:30 PM
About the Vocal Arts Ensemble of Ann Arbor
For three decades, the Vocal Arts Ensemble of Ann Arbor has maintained a tradition of professional excellence in the performance of fine choral music. Founded in 1992 as a small chamber group devoted to a-cappella singing, the group has solidified its reputation as one of the premier chamber ensembles in the region, performing several concerts each season.