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Women Awake: Four Musical Premieres

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November 2 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Garrison Theater, Scripps College Performing Arts Center
241 East 10th Street
Claremont, CA 91711 United States
909-607-3266


Women Awake: Four Musical Premieres

Texts by and about female spiritual leaders from several world traditions, in newly commissioned settings.
Völuspá Verses by Richard Cornell,
Numinous Spring by Ping Gao,
Angeles son by Pablo Ortiz,
Miracles of Thekla by Marjorie Merryman (Scripps ‘72) NEA premiere.
Commissioned and performed by Anne Harley, creative director/soprano (Scripps).
Gayle Blankenburg, piano (Pomona and Scripps);
Sarah Thornblade, violin (Pomona);
Brian Walsh, clarinets;
John Kilkenny, percussion;
Steve Thachuk, electric guitar;
Alison Bjorkedal, harp.