Mon Jul 23 |The Plaza @ 300 Ashland 300 Ashland Place
At the corner of Lafayette Ave & Flatbush Ave
Brooklyn Art Song Society presents five concerts exploring all things French, from masterpieces by Hector Berlioz to American premieres by Jean Barraqué. Spanning the elegant to the existential, the dramatic to the absurd, La France presents over 100 melodies by 20 of the greatest French composers sung by today’s best interpreters of song.Hector Berlioz: Les Nuits d’été
Free preconcert lecture at 7:00PM by Professor Patricia Mainardi (CUNY): Seeing the Belle Époque.