Laurie Lashbrook, soprano; Timothy Cheek, piano; Bohuslava Jelinková, dancer. Pre-performance lecture by Zdenka Brodská and the performers. Sponsor: SoMTD.
“At the bottom of every song something quietly tinkles...”
American premiere of new Czech song cycle on the words of Jan Skácel by leading Czech composer Sylvie Bodorová; written for Laurie Lashbrook, soprano, Timothy Cheek, piano, and Bohuslava Jelínková, dancer
7:30-8:00 pm Pre-performance lecture on Jan Skácel and Sylvie Bodorová by Professor Emerita Zdenka Brodská and the performers
8:00-8:30 pm Performance
Commission for the song cycle was made possible with the help of CREES, the International Institute, and the U-M School of Music, Theatre & Dance