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Free Event: One to One

Chioke
  • Date: November 13, 2017
  • Time: 5:30pm
  • Location: 101 E. Franklin Street, Richmond VA 23219
  • Venue: Gellman Room, Richmond Main Public Library

Richmond writer Angela Lehman collaborates with the Society on another of our popular “Words and Music” events, this time with violinist Johnny Gandelsman, and Chioke I’Anson, VCU faculty member and announcer for National Public Radio.

Date: Monday November 13, 5:30pm
Venue: Gellman Room, Richmond Main Public Library

Program:

Bach Sonata No. 1, Adagio
Dorianne Laux, “Trying to Raise the Dead”
Bach Sonata No. 1, Fugue
Mahmoud Darwish, “The Flute Speaks” and “I See My Ghost Coming from Afar”
Bach Partita No. 1
Yusef Komunyakaa, “Camouflaging the Chimera” and “Facing It”
Bach Sonata No. 2, Andante
Performers:
Johnny Gandelsman, violin
Chioke I’Anson, spoken voice
Angela Lehman, program curator