Richard D. Russell’s song cycle, “Three Partings,” on texts of Lord Byron, will be performed at Mannes College of Music on February 19, 2012. Mannes is at 150 West 85th Street. The concert starts at 1:30pm and is free and open to the public.
This is the New York premiere of the work. The performers are Sofia Dimitrova, soprano, Stanichka Dimitrova, violin, Claire Stancarone, cello, and Christopher Schneller, piano.
The concert is the annual New Music from Mannes Faculty and Alumni. Also on the concert are compositions from Carol Bevan, Wendy Griffiths, Faye Ellen Silverman, Jonathan Bell, and Andrij Legkij.