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Alison Buchanan and Eugene Asti The 7th London Festival of American Music

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Thursday February 28th at 7:30pm The Warehouse

A RECITAL OF VOICE AND PIANO FEATURING AFRICAN AMERICAN COMPOSERS

Alison Buchanan Soprano

Eugene Asti Piano

James Lee III Piano

Alison Buchanan

Praised for her musical versatility, her luscious voice and her ability to communicate with an audience, British
soprano Alison Buchanan is graduate of the Guildhall School of Music in London and the Curtis Institute in
Philadelphia Alison is the winner of the Kathleen Ferrier, the Luciano Pavarotti, the Washington International
and the Maggie Teyte competitions.
Eugene Asti studied at the Mannes College of Music, New York with Jeannette Haien where he earned his B.Mus. and M.A. and subsequently studied piano accompaniment with Graham Johnson at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London. Eugene currently teaches at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama and is Vocal Accompaniment Coordinator at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance and regularly gives masterclasses both in the UK and abroad.


Eugene Asti


One of the foremost accompanists of his generation, he has performed with many great artists including Dame Felicity Lott, Dame Sarah Connolly, Sir Willard White, Sir Thomas Allen, Sir Bryn Terfel, Angelika Kirchschlager and the late Dame Margaret Price in venues such as the Wigmore Hall and the Barbican, London; the Musikverein in Vienna; Mariinsky Theatre in St Petersburg; the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam; the Kölner Philharmonie; the Megaron in Athens; the Palais des Beaux-Arts in Brussels; Symphony Hall in Birmingham and the Alice Tully Hall and Carnegie Hall in New York.

PROGRAMME

Out of the South blew a wind Florence B. Price

Night Florence B. Price

Song to the dark Virgin Florence B. Price

Genius Child Robert Owens

Entreaty Carl Diton

Dancing in the sun John W. Work, Jr

Three Dream Portraits Margaret Bonds

I Minstrel Man

II Dream Variations

III I, Too

New Work James Lee III World Premiere

INTERMISSION

Ngulu (Moving Along) Fred Onovwerosuoke

Duniya (Mystic Universe) Fred Onovwerosuoke

Ne Nkansu (Healing Chant) Fred Onoverwersuoke

Steal me Sweet Thief Gian Carlo Menotti. (From The old maid and the Thief)

The Serpent Lee Hoiby

Sure on this shining Night Samuel Barber

I Bought me a cat Aaron Copland

Come Down Angels arr. Undine Smith Moore

Nobody Knows the Trouble I see arr. J. Rosamond Johnson

Glory, Glory arr. Lena McLin

You can tell the world arr. Margaret Bonds





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