Chansons d’amour: Anna Christy
Soprano Anna Christy, who is currently appearing in Handel’s
Alcina at Santa Fe Opera, presents a recital as part of Performance Santa Fe’s Festival of Song series. Pianist Joe Illick assists for this concert at United Church of Santa Fe (1804 Arroyo Chamiso) at 4 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 4. The program includes songs by Schubert, Fauré, and Poulenc (his cycle
Fiançailles pour rire), in addition to music by William Bolcom (two songs plus an aria from his opera The
Wedding) and an aria from Rossini’s Bianca e Falliero. Tickets ($22.50-$75, with a reduced rate for music lovers under eighteen) can be purchased at www.performancesantafe.org or by visiting www .ticketssantafe.org or calling 505-988-1234.