Premiere Performance of Three Rilke Songs

On Wednesday December 8th, 2010, Jerry Blackstone and the University of Michigan Chamber Choir will premiere Herbst (Autumn) and Abend (Evening), the second and third parts of a set of three choral works with texts by Rainer Maria Rilke. The set also includes Lösch mir die Augen aus (commissioned by Dale Voelker and Washington Kantorei).