UO School of Music and Dance
6:00 am
Fri January 10, 2014

American Luminosity Uniquely Merges Music, Poetry and Art

American Luminosity: Our Poets, Our Composers, Our Art is a multi-media concert at Beall Hall on Friday, January 10th, featuring music by soprano Laura Decher Wayte, pianist Nathalie Fortin , and a string trio. It will include musical adaptations of poems by Walt Whitman, Emily Dickinson and others. The stage will feature related art by Helen Liu. Eric Alan speaks with Laura Decher Wayte and Helen Liu about the unique collaboration.

Pianist Nathalie Fortin and soprano Laura Wayte.
Pianist Nathalie Fortin and soprano Laura Wayte.

Art by Helen Liu dresses the Beall Hall stage.
Art by Helen Liu dresses the Beall Hall stage.