( Sun., Oct. 27, 2013 )
Performed by North Carolina Master Chorale and Wake County High School Honors Choir soloists: Lora Fabio, soprano; Monifa Harris, mezzo-soprano; Jason Karn, tenor; John Kramar, bass
Meymandi Concert Hall at Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts, 2 East South Street, Raleigh, NC 27601-2337
Though secular, the format of Michael Tippett's A Child of Our Time is similar to other oratorios with three parts, but with five African American spirituals interspersed in place of the traditional chorale hymns.
Free pre-concert lecture will be presented by NCSU Professor Jonathan Kramer at 2:00 PM in the Meymandi Concert Hall lobby.