The Dallas Opera and The Dallas Museum of Art invite you to Music & Masterpieceswith baritone Corey Crider and pianist Meeyoun Park. Enjoy selections incorporating the poetry of Robert Louis Stevenson and William Shakespearewith music by prolific composers. A museum tour, highlighting works of art inspired by the themes of the performance, will immediately follow.*
The recital will include songs by composers Ralph Vaughan Williams (Songs of Travel), Gerald Finzi (Let Us Garlands Bring), Ambroise Thomas (Hamlet), Giuseppe Verdi (Otello) and Cole Porter (Kiss Me, Kate). Themes featured reflect on a range of profound emotion, including springtime love, wanderlust, heartache and fate.
Mr. Crider’s recent performances include the reprise of his celebrated Sweeney Toddwith Opera Roanoke, Sharpless in Madame Butterfly with Dayton Opera, Guglielmo inCosì fan tutte with Sarasota Opera, Escamillo in Carmen with Lyric Opera of Kansas City and Handel’s Messiah with Augustana College.