A weeklong festival that focuses on the unique relationship between singer and pianist in the performance of art song repertoire. The Festival runs Monday-Saturday, May 23-28. 

Art Song Festival

May 28, 2016

Gamble Auditorium and Chamber Hall, Kulas Musical Arts Building Art Song Festival

The Art Song Festival is a weeklong festival that focuses on the unique relationship between singer and pianist in the performance of art song repertoire. The Art Song Festival, now in its 23rd Anniversary Season, brings international concert artists and stars of the operatic stage to Northeast Ohio providing the opportunity to hear world-renowned artists in recital and master classes.

Master class tickets at the door. Visit www.bw.edu/artsong, call 440-826-7664 or email artsong@bw.edu for details.

Schedule of Events

All recitals are in Gamble Auditorium. Master classes and lecture are in the Chamber Hall.

Monday, May 23

  • 10:30 a.m., Master Class—George Vassos, artistic director 
  • 3:00 p.m., Master Class—Jason Paul Peterson, pianist

Tuesday, May 24

  • 10:30 a.m., Master Class—Jason Paul Peterson, pianist
  • 3:00 p.m., Master Class—Bradley Moore, pianist
  • 8:00 p.m., Recital—Edwin Crossley-Mercer and Jason Paul Peterson
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Wednesday, May 25

  • 10:30 a.m., Master Class—Edwin Crossley-Mercer, baritone
  • 3:00 p.m., Master Class—Edwin Crossley-Mercer, baritone

Thursday, May 26

  • 10:30 a.m., Master Class—Bradley Moore, pianist
  • 3:00 p.m., Lecture—Eduardo Valdes, Metropolitan Opera
  • 8:00 p.m., Recital—Susan Graham and Bradley Moore
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Friday, May 27

  • 10:30 a.m., Master Class—Eduardo Valdes, tenor
  • 3:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m., Master Class—Susan Graham, mezzo-soprano

Saturday, May 28

  • 7:30 p.m., Recital—Festival Teams