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Aston Magna presents “Humanity and Lucifer” and “The Soldier's Tale.”

Presented by Aston Magna Music Festival at Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center, Great Barrington MA

Jun 25 2022
Aston Magna presents “Humanity and Lucifer” and “The Soldier's Tale.”

On June 24th at 7 p.m. at Hudson Hall, Aston Magna presents a double bill of Scarlatti’s “Humanity and Lucifer” and Stravinsky’s “The Soldier’s Tale.”

“These two morality tales mirror each other across two centuries, representing humanity’s struggle with its demons,” says Artistic Director Daniel Stepner, who will deliver a pre-concert talk at 6:15 p.m. “And Stravinsky’s 1918 piece has resonance for today: war, revolution, pandemic. In fact, Spanish influenza halted performances of ‘The Soldier’s Tale.’”

 

Soprano Kristen Watson and tenor Frank Kelley are featured in the Scarlatti piece. Kelley will also narrate and

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ADMISSION INFO

Tickets are priced from $25-$60 and must be purchased at Mahaiwe.org, or (413) 528-0100.

Contact: (413) 528-0100

Additional time info:

Artistic Director Daniel Stepner will deliver a pre-concert talk at 6:15 p.m.

LOCATION

Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center

14 Castle Street, Great Barrington, MA 01230

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