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Saturday November 9 2019 at 11:00 AM

× Dr. Colette Simonot-Maiello, Assistant Professor of Musicology, Desautels Faculty of Music, University of Manitoba, presenter. In this talk, Dr. Simonot-Maiello will speak about how Carlisle Floyd transports a loose re-telling of the Apocryphal tale of Susanna and the Elders into New Hope Valley, Tennessee with a soundscape of the American South created by drawing on Appalachian folk traditions. Fiddling, folk songs (traditional and newly-composed), square dances, and Protestant hymns are woven into the music of this opera. The lecture starts at 11:00 AM; doors open at 10:30 AM. There is no charge for this event, and tickets will not be printed. Registered patrons will be on an attendance list. Please do not select "Mail Me My Tickets".

Venue

Millennium Library - Carol Shields Auditorium
251 Donald St.
Winnipeg MB R3C 3P5


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This is a general admission performance - the seats are on a first come, first serve basis when you arrive at the theatre.

Doors open 1/2 hour prior to start of performance.