Judy Tsou, University of Washington, discuss Puccini’s sounds of Asia, especially his use of these modernist sounds in portraying the main character, Cio-cio San.
Kevin Stites is currently serving as Principal Conductor at Radio City Music Hall and for their new show Heart and Lights. Last fall he served as Music Director/Pianist for Deborah Voight's Voight Lessons, presented by the Celebrity Series in Boston.
Given in partial fulfillment for the Master's of Music degree.
Given in partial fulfillment for the Doctor of Musical Arts degree. Please note the non-standard start time.
Pre-Concert Talk at 4:00 PM by Philip Bohlman (Professor of Musicology, University of Chicago)
The New Budapest Orpheum Society "draws upon a wide range of repertories, many forgotten, others preserved in European archives, all poignantly bearing witness to the great tradition of Jewish cabaret."
Sponsored by MillerCom, Department of History and the School of Music.