Performance Saturday, November 18, 2017 | 5 PM

Neighborhood Concert:
Joshua Blue, Tenor
Chris Reynolds, Piano

St. Michael's Church
Tenor Joshua Blue does double duty on the concert stage and in the opera house. The first-place winner of the 2017 Lyndon Woodside Oratorio-Solo Competition, Blue is also a Gerdine Young Artist with the Opera Theatre of Saint Louis. Pianist Chris Reynolds is a prizewinning recitalist and staff member of The Juilliard School, where he specializes in vocal work. For this eclectic recital, they perform American, British, and Spanish songs along with African American spirituals arranged by the late Moses Hogan.


  • Joshua Blue, Tenor
  • Chris Reynolds, Piano


  • GRIFFES Three Poems of Fiona MacLeod, Op. 11
  • BRITTEN Sechs Hölderlin-Fragmente, Op. 61
  • GEORGE CRUMB 3 Early Songs
  • TURINA Poema en forma de canciones, Op. 19
  • HOGAN "Deep River"
  • TRAD. "My good Lord's done been here" (arr. Hogan)
  • TRAD. "Somtimes I feel like a motherless child" (arr. Hogan)
  • TRAD. "Walk together, children" (arr. Hogan)
St. Michael’s Church
225 West 99th Street (at Amsterdam Avenue) | Manhattan
Subway 1 Subway 2 Subway 3 | Bus: M7, M11, M104
212-222-2700 | Venue website

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Lead support for Neighborhood Concerts is provided by the Howard Gilman Foundation.
Additional support is provided by the A. L. and Jennie L. Luria Foundation.
This concert is part of the Marilyn Horne legacy at Carnegie Hall.

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