REPLAY Out of Adversity: Embracing our Differences

October 19 - November 18, 2020

Handel, Schubert, Tchaikovsky, Barber, Copland, Poulenc, and other well-known composers come out of the closet. The creative spirit of these beloved composers is viewed through the social lens of their struggle for identity in the musical world. With Embracing Our Differences, Project Pride, and ALSO Youth.

Jenny Kim-Godfrey, soprano
Michaela Ristaino, soprano

Robyn Rocklein, mezzo-soprano
Amy Jo Connours, mezzo-soprano

Mark Lubas, tenor
Mark Wagstrom, baritone

Betsy Traba, flute
Michael Stewart, piano
Joseph Holt, piano


Handel Quel fior che all’alba
Schubert Ganymed
Tchaikovsky Passion Spent (Duets, Op. 46)
Hahn Fumée
Owen Any Place is Heaven When You’re with the Girl You Love
Owen Sweet Bunch of Daisies
Griffes These Things Shall Be
Poulenc Cantilena: Assez lent (Sonata for Flute and Piano )
Copland Heart We Will Forget Him (Emily Dickinson Songs)
Bowles Sugar in the Cane (Blue Mountain Ballads)
Barber Canzone (Elegy)
Valverde Prayer of St. Francis
Manilow One Voice

This a replay of the Out of Adversity: Affirming LGBTQ+ Composers concert performed on Sunday, October 18, 202o. Your purchase of the replay ticket will grant you access to the video beginning on October 19, 2020, and ending on November 18, 2020.