Sandrine Piau, soprano
Susan Manoff, piano

Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 8:00 PM
Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

300 South Broad Street Learn More

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About This Performance

Acclaimed for her clear and deeply expressive voice, nuanced phrasing, and immaculate control, French soprano Sandrine Piau debuts with PCMS in an art song recital showcasing another side of one of the most famous singers in the Baroque music world. “Her singing has a wonderful, uncomplicated directness, utterly free of mannerisms or affectation” (The Guardian).

Chausson: Hébé
Chausson: Le Charme
Chausson: Sérénade
Mendelssohn: Neue Liebe
Mendelssohn: Nachtlied
Mendelssohn: Hexenlied
Poulenc: Courte paille
Berg: Nacht
Berg: Schilflied
Berg: Nachtigall

(lost dreams)
Debussy: Nuit d’étoiles
Debussy: Romance (L’Âme évaporée)
Debussy: Fleur des blés
Debussy: Zéphir
Debussy: Beau soir

Strauss: Mädchenblumen

Poulenc: Hôtel
Poulenc: Voyage à Paris
Poulenc: Sanglots
Poulenc: Les Chemins de l'amour

This performance features a free pre-concert lecture starting at 6:45 PM with Cori Ellison.