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Capitol City in Concert

Capitol City Opera is thrilled to bring Atlanta's best singers and pianists to the community through a recital series featuring programs of opera highlights and art songs, in the intimate and acoustically outstanding setting of the sanctuary at Church of the Atonement.

Church of the Atonement
4945 High Point Rd. NE
Atlanta, GA 30342

These concerts are free to the public but a suggested donation of $10 will help cover costs 
 and support the mission and programs of Capitol City Opera.

Friday, March 3rd, 2017 at 7:30 pm
Love at the Door: Songs of Samuel Barber
Christina Howell, soprano
Jonathan Pilkington, tenor
Benjamin Schoening, baritone
Karen Sigers, piano

YOUTH

Knoxville: Summer of 1915, Op. 24                                                                                                                                 

                                                                                      

PIETY

The Desire for Hermitage, Op. 29, No. 10                                                        

A Nun Takes the Veil, Op. 13, No. 1                                                                                                        

The Monk and His Cat, Op. 29, No. 8                                                                 

Monks and Raisins, Op. 18, No. 2                                                                                                                          

Beggar’s Song                                                                                                                                                     

In the Wilderness, Op. 41, No. 3                                                                                                                                  


ABANDONMENT

Dover Beach, Op. 3                                                                                                                                                   

I hear an army, Op. 10, No. 3                                                                                                                                             

Solitary Hotel, Op. 41, No. 4                                                                                                                                              

Sleep now, Op. 10, No. 2                                                                                                                                                      


PASSION

Love at the Door                                                                                       

In the dark pinewood                                                                                                                                                           

Nocturne, Op. 13, No. 4                                                                                                                                         

Strings in the earth and air                                                                                                                                                

Love’s Caution                                                                                                                                                    

Sure on this shining night, Op. 13, No. 3                                                                                                                        


EPILOGUE

Three Songs, Op. 45
    
Now have I fed and eaten up the rose                                                                                                             
    
A Green Lowland of Pianos                                                                                             
    
O boundless, boundless evening                                                                                                 






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