A Far Cry, "The Blue Hour" with Luciana Souza

Presented by: 
Hancher Auditorium
A Far Cry, "The Blue Hour" with Luciana Souza
Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 7:30pm
Hancher Auditorium
141 Park Road, Iowa City, IA 52242
Hadley Stage
Hancher Box Office
Music Recital Attendance
ADULT: $35 | $25 COLLEGE STUDENT: $31 | $10 YOUTH: $17 | $10

A Hancher Commission

A Far Cry is a musical collective that has developed an innovative process for group decision-making and shared leadership. That spirit of innovation extends to The Blue Hour, a new work the chamber orchestra commissioned and which was created collaboratively by five female composers—Caroline Shaw, Shara Nova, Sarah Kirkland Snider, Angélica Negrón, and Rachel Grimes. The libretto for the song-cycle is the poem “On Earth” by Carolyn Forché, from her book Blue Hour. Grammy Award-winning jazz vocalist Luciana Souza joins A Far Cry in performance of The Blue Hour.

Season Sponsor: WEST MUSIC

Event Sponsors:
Richard Gloss and Hal Ide
Richard and Judith Hurtig
Richard F. Neiman, M.D. and Judith S. Neiman

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