Mon 2/25 @ 7:30PM
Soprano Amelia D’Arcy, a Baltimore native, made her debut with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra when she was just 15. She went on from their to attend the Juilliard school and Columbia University, where she founded the Columbia Opera Ensemble. Since then she’s sung lead roles in many operas including Tosca, La Boheme, La Traviata and Madama Butterfly, and performed with numerous orchestra, including the Akron Symphony Orchestra and the Pittsburgh Symphony.
She’ll be the guest of the Rocky River Chamber Music Society at the West Shore Unitarian Universalist Church, where she performed in 2014. She’ll be performing an evening of art songs from the mid-19th through mid-20th centuries, by composers such as Robert Schumann, Richard Strauss, Charles Ives, George Gershwin, Andre Previn and Francis Poulenc.
She’ll be accompanied by Korean pianist Hyunsoon Whang who also attended the Juilliard School, as well as the St. Louis Conservatory of Music and Indian University, where she earned her PhD.
Rocky River Chamber Music Society concerts are always free, and no tickets are required.