Brooklyn Art Song Society Announces Virtual Slate for August 2020

By David Salazar

The Brooklyn Art Song Society has announced its streaming events for the month of August.

First up will be a “New Voices Meet and Greet” set for August 22, 2020. In the virtual event, Artistic Director Mike Brofman will interview all the commissioned composers and poets for the 2020-21 season and introduced the newly formed New Music Advisory Board.

There will also be an opportunity to listen to a preview of poetry by Katie Ford and music by James Kallembach.

Additionally, the company will be offering up a “Classical Music Crash Course” that focuses on three song cycles by Schubert. The courses will be hosted by Brofman and are set to take place every Sunday between August 16-30, 2020.