The Spirit of Life

Dashon Burton

Dashon Burton, Bass-baritone
Lindsay Garritson, Piano 

Bennett Gordon Hall
Tuesday, August 30, 2016
5:00 PM
Gates Open
6:00 PM
Concert Starts

Tickets: $10
No lawn sales

Program

Vaughan Williams:


 

Selections from Five Mystical Songs
1. Easter
3. Love
4. The Call

R. Strauss:  

Erschaffen und Beleben, Op. 87, No. 2

Brahms:  

Vier ernste Gesänge, Op. 121

Poulenc:


 

Selections from Chansons villageoises
1. Chansons du clair tamis
2. Les gars qui vont à la fête
5. Chanson de la fille frivole
6. Le retour du sergent

Traditional Spirituals:


 

“I’ve Been in the Storm” (arr. Burleigh)
“Were You There When They Crucified My Lord?” (arr. Hayes)
“My Lord, What a Morning” (arr. Burleigh)
“Ride On, King Jesus” (arr. Burleigh)