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On Generation and Corruption February 19, 2017

On Generation and Corruption

Sunday, February 19, 2017
2:00 pm
J.C. Nichols Auditorium, National World War I Museum and Memorial
100 W 26th St., Kansas City, MO
FREE CONCERT Tenor Jacob Sentgeorge joins MAFB for a free educational concert featuring selections written by composers during World War I. Songs by Charles Ives, Ivor Gurney, Lili Boulanger, George Cohan, and Irving Berlin take center stage and are complemented by instrumental selections from Ralph Vaughan Williams and Percy Grainger’s Colonial Song.

Echoes from the Battlefield: Songs of World War I arr. Jenkins
Ralph Vaughan Williams: Sea Songs
Vaughan Williams Christmas
Percy Grainger: Colonial Song
Ivor Gurney: In Flanders
Charles Ives: Three Songs of War (In Flanders Field, He is There, Tom Sails Away)Abide With Me/Last Call arr. Lawson

Vasilv Agapkin: Slavic Woman's Farewell
Lili Boulanger: Pie Jesu
Irving Berlin: God Bless America

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