City Lights: Jamie Barton; ‘Hours Of Freedom’

(Left to right) Mezzo-soprano Jamie Barton talks to "City Lights" host Lois Reitzes about her upcoming performance called “Feminist Recital."
(Left to right) Mezzo-soprano Jamie Barton talks to "City Lights" host Lois Reitzes about her upcoming performance called “Feminist Recital."
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Thursday on “City Lights with Lois Reitzes”:

  • 0:57: Lois Reitzes talks with mezzo-soprano Jamie Barton about her upcoming show called “Feminist Recital.” The performance will feature works by women as well as reversing the gender roles in songs about women. Barton performs with pianist Kathleen Kelly at Spivey Hall on Dec. 8.
  • 18:04: Conductor Murry Sidlin joins Reitzes for a discussion of “Hours of Freedom,” a showcase of music by 15 composers who were incarcerated at Terezin concentration camp in the Czech Republic. The performance takes place on Dec. 5 at Ahavath Achim Synagogue.