UMS Concert Program, November 18, 1971: Maureen Forrester --
Complete Series: 3744
Hill Auditorium, Ann Arbor, Michigan
The University Musical Society
The University of Michigan
MAUREEN FORRESTER, Contralto
JOHN NEWMARK at the Piano
Thursday, November 18, 1971, at 8:30 Hill Auditorium, Ann Arbor, Michigan
Three Psalms, Op. 61..........Edmund Rubbra
Oh Lord, Rebuke Me Not The Lord Is My Shepherd Praise Be The Lord
Three Tragic Songs...........Bruno Walter
Ruhe Meine Seele )..........Richard Strauss
The Concession Stone..........Robert Fleming
(Poems by Owen Dodson) Oh My Boy Jesus Don't Pay Attention Jesus, Did You Know There's Supper in Jerusalem Cold and Icy in My Bed Bring Me Those Needles, Martha Everything in Black Oh, My Boy Jesus
Three Songs.............Joaquin Turina
Romance El Pescador Rima
Miss Forrester replaces Shirley Verrett, scheduled to appear tonight, but who has canceled all her engagements for the next month because of illness. Miss Forrester appeared here previously at the 196S May Festival.
Third Concert NinetyThird Annual Choral Union Series Complete Programs 3744
INTERNATIONAL PRESENTATIONS --197 172
CHORICA DANCE THEATER from Athens.....
Choreography is closely interwoven with speech and music in these presentations, with excerpts from Ancient Greek tragedies, comedies and satiric drama providing material for the dramatic expressions of this group.
Two performances in Power Center:
Classical Greek Drama......Saturday, November 20
Byzantine Medieval Liturgical Drama . . . Sunday, November 21
NATIONAL BALLET of Washington, D.C. (aft. & eve.) Saturday, November 27
THE MESSIAH--Handel's great oratorio Friday and Saturday, December 3 and 4
(afternoon) Sunday, December 5
Donald Bryant conducts the 325member Choral Union, Interlochen Arts Academy Or?chestra, and soli in this traditional event of the Christmas season. Soloists are Helen Boatwright, Soprano; Batyah Godfrey, Contralto; Dan Marek, Tenor; and Donald Bell, Bass.
Pierre Boulez, conductor.....Wednesday, December 8
Jeux, Debussy; The Miraculous Mandarin, Bartok; Symphony No. 3, Schumann All programs in the evening, unless otherwise noted.
The annual May Festival will be held May 4, 5, 6 and 7. Programs and soloists for the five concerts will be announced December 1, when series orders will be accepted.
Announcing Special Added Attractions in Hill Auditorium
The Russians are Coming!
MSTISLAV ROSTROPOVICH, Cellist.....Saturday, January IS
OSIPOV BALALAIKA ORCHESTRA and Stars of the Bolshoi Opera........Tuesday, February 8
Public sale begins November 22 at Burton Tower Regular Prices--$7, $6.50, 6, $5, $3.S0, $2.50
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