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Evening of Song: Songs about Children, Songs about War

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm

Ernst C. Stiefel Concert Hall, Arnhold Hall, 4th floor 55 West 13th Street, New York, NY 10011

Evening of Song: A Mannes Collaborative Piano Department event.

Director: Cristina Stanescu


MUSSORGSKY: "Tell me, nanouchka" "Lullaby of the doll " "The Evening Prayer" "The Field-Marshal" 

PUCCINI: "E l’uccellino"

TCHAIKOVSKY: "Lullaby in the Storm"

WOLF: "Die ihr schwebet"

SHOSTAKOVITCH: "Lullaby" "Lament over the death of a small child" "Fussy Mommy and Auntie"

KANDER: "A Letter from Sullivan Ballou"

IVES: "The Greatest Man" "Tom Sails Away" "He is There!"

POULENC: "Bleuet" "Le disparu" "Fêtes galantes" "Lune d’Avril"

DEBUSSY: "Noël des enfants qui n’ont plus de maisons

DONCEANU: "Monodie - Tatal nostru"

BRUDNO/SUTSKEVER: "Unter Dayne Vayse Shtern"

WEILL: "Und was bekam des Soldaten Weib?"

LEHRER: "Who's next?" "So Long, Mom"

BERNSTEIN: "So Pretty" 

ZIMMERMANN: "Das Mädchen Sachiko" 

TRADITIONAL: "Ain’t Goin’ to Study War no Mo’" 

PURCELL: "Let sullen discord smile"

MUSTO: "Litany"

Presented by The New School's Mannes School of Music. 

Event Type

Music Performances


General Public


Performing Arts


All Orientation


Mannes School of Music, College of Performing Arts, College of Performing Arts


Music, Classical Music


Free; no tickets or reservations required; seating is first-come first-served

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