august, 2022

06aug7:30 pmWeek Four Concert: Profiles In Courage: Woman ComposersNorth Country Chamber Players

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Event Details

Special Guest: Kara Dugan, mezzo soprano
Pre-Concert Talk: one hour prior to program

Against all odds, since the 11th century, there have been women who found ways, through their extraordinary courage, perseverance and intelligence, to somehow share their considerable talents with a world that too often seemed disinterested or downright hostile. Usually overshadowed, or greatly restricted, by their husbands, families, publishers or society at large, these cultural heroes found ways to pass on their creative legacies to future generations. This program recognizes and celebrates five such outstanding artists, Fanny Mendelssohn, Clara Schumann, Amy Beach, Florence Price and Louise Farrenc, and two living composers, Jesse Montgomery and Elizabeth Brown, who, while benefiting from those past efforts, still continue the struggle.
Free – Donations Appreciated

“One of the outstanding cultural resources
in the state of New Hampshire”
– NH State Council on the Arts

August 6, 2022 – 7:30 pm ~ Sugar Hill Meetinghouse, Sugar Hill, NH

August 7, 2022 – 6:00 pm ~ Mountain View Grand Resort, Whitefield, NH

Time

(Saturday) 7:30 pm est

Location

Sugar Hill Meetinghouse

Main Street, Sugar Hill, NH

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