Cheah Chan Duo perform "Ferry Me Across the Water"

  • St. Luke in the Fields, NYC 487 Hudson Street New York, NY, 10014 United States

In celebration of National Poetry Month, the Cheah Chan Duo proudly presents "Old Wine in New Bottles", a unique recital of songs exploring different musical settings of the same texts on Sunday, April 17, at 3:00 pm at the historic Church of St. Luke in the Fields in the West Village.

Featuring the poetry of Emily DickinsonStéphane MallarméEdna St. Vincent MillayChristina RossettiWilliam Shakespeare (in observance of the 400th anniversary of his passing), Percy Bysshe ShelleyAlfred, Lord TennysonPaul Marie VerlaineOscar Wilde, and William Butler Yeats, with music by Samuel BarberLeonard Bernstein, Jack Beeson, Rebecca ClarkeAaron CoplandFrederick Delius, Claude DebussyThomas DunhillGabriel FauréGerald FinziCharles GriffesDaron HagenReynaldo HahnRichard HundleyFrank J. OteriRoger Quilter, Maurice RavelNed RoremFranz Peter Schubert, and Nicolas Slonimsky.

Advance tickets of $15 are available from oldwineinnewbottles.brownpapertickets.com. Tickets will also be available at the door for $20 (students/seniors: $15), payable by cash or credit.