Aspen Music Festival: African Queens: A Recital by Karen Slack, soprano and Kevin Miller, piano



Harris Concert Hall, 960 N 3rd St., Aspen, CO 81611

Event Description

"This brilliantly curated program featuring music by both African and American composers, strikingly represents vocal works of the past and present. Each song reflects the beauty, humility, passion and power of each Queen being celebrated. The evening centers eight new songs written for Karen by some of today’s most acclaimed composers—Jasmine Barnes, Damien Geter, Jessie Montgomery, Shawn Okpebholo, Dave Ragland, Carlos Simon, and Joel Thompson with text by Lorene Cary, Alicia Haymer, Tsitsi Ella Jaji, Deborah D.E.E.P Mouton and Creative Collaborator for the African Queens project Jay Saint Flono."

Event Contact

Aspen Music Festival and School


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