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San Francisco Performances - French Song and the Belle Époque

  • Herbst Theater 401 Van Ness Avenue San Francisco, CA, 94102 United States (map)

Join us for an in-depth exploration of late 19th and early 20th century French song, featuring the poetry of Paul Verlaine, as set by Debussy and Faure, and performed by tenor Nicholas Phan, the Alexander String Quartet, soprano Rhoslyn Jones, mezzo-soprano Renée Rapier and pianist Robert Molicone. Music Historian Robert Greenberg will set the stage by discussing the social, political and cultural changes taking place during this artistically pivotal time in French history.

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