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Fri, Feb 9, 2018 8:00pm –

Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall 

Barnard College

Women's Voices: A Celebration of Songs by Female Composers

Soprano Lauren Ishida ’08 presents a concert of music by women composers from across the centuries. She is the soprano half of the ensemble Duo Moderne, with whom she presents concerts of new and rediscovered songs. Recent operatic performances include the title role in Handel’s Alcina and Cleopatra in Giulio Cesare. In addition to singing, Lauren is the production manager for the Hunter Opera Theater, the opera ensemble in residence at Hunter College specializing in contemporary American opera, and directs the Children’s Music Program at Park Avenue United Methodist Church in New York City. Ms. Ishida also serves as co-director of music programming at The Flea, an innovative downtown New York City theater company.