Golda Schultz & Chanticleer Headline Princeton University Concerts’ 2023-24 Season

Princeton University Concerts has announced its 2023-24 season. For the purposes of this article, our focus will be solely on vocal performances. Chanticleer will present “Music of a Silent World” alongside the Princeton University Glee Club. Performance Date: Oct. 12, 2023  Soprano Golda Schultz and pianist Jonathan Ware will join forces for “This Be Her Verse.” The performance will feature {…}

Lawrence Brownlee to Perform Songs by Black Composers at Princeton University Concerts

Credit: Derek Blanks Tenor Lawrence Brownlee returns to Princeton University Concerts (PUC) on March 8, 2023, to premiere a program of songs by Black composers of the Harlem Renaissance, including Jasmine Barnes, Margaret Bonds, Shawn Okpebholo, and Damien Sneed. The musical selections use texts by Langston Hughes, Claude McKay, Georgia Douglas, and others. Collaborative pianist Kevin J. Miller will accompany. {…}

Mezzo-Soprano Joyce DiDonato Explores Grief in Memorial Day Weekend Episode of ‘Sing For Today’

Credit: Chris Singer   Princeton University Concerts and University Music Society (University of Michigan) will present a Memorial Day Weekend episode of star mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato’s “Sing for Today.” In this latest installment, set to release Friday, May 28, DiDonato frames the United States holiday honoring fallen soldiers within the more universal context of the pandemic and the loss left {…}