Saturday, November 18, 2017,
Lorimer Chapel

Invitation explores the origins of American musical styles and their influence on traditional compositional forms throughout history. Highlighting Carol Barnett’s The World Beloved: A Bluegrass Mass, in collaboration with the Bluegrass Music Association of Maine, other works include the complete Old American Songs by Aaron Copland, canons, catches, and rounds by Kirke Mechem, and selections from The Harmony of Maine (1792) by Supply Belcher, the “Handel of Maine.”

Contact: Deb Ward, djward@colby.edu, 207-859-5650


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