"Les Voyages de l'Amour," three baroque operas with dance, at Cornell University

Rachel List. Photo by Julie Lemberger

WSKG's Gregory Keeler spoke with Catherine Turocy, Director and Choreographer for "Les Voyages de l'Amour. Click above to hear the interview.

 

Cornell University Music presents
Les Voyages de l'Amour
Sunday, March 11 at 3:00pm
Bailey Hall

“Les Voyages de l’Amour: Operatic Flights from 18th-Century France” features “Les Sauvages” from Rameau’s Les Indes galantes, and “L’Espagne” from Campra’s L’Europe galante. A collaboration between Les Petits Violons; Mathieu Langlois, director, the Cornell Chamber Orchestra; Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor, and the New York Baroque Dance Company; Catherine Turocy, director and choreographer, with guest vocalists Paul Shipper, Owen McIntosh, Ross Hauck, and Rebecca Choate Beasley. Funded, in part, by grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, the French Studies Program, and the Cornell Council for the Arts, as well as the Institute for European Studies, Society for the Humanities, Department of Romance Studies, Cornell University Library, and the Department of Theatre, Film and Dance. Admission: $15 general, $8 students, available at baileytickets.com, Ticket Center Ithaca, and at the door.

A pre-concert lecture at 2 PM will present seldom-seen images from Cornell's rare book collection.