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February 18, 2020

Clogs' Padma Newsome tours the Netherlands & USA, debuts new work

hello Thursday 02 March 2017 Cross-Linx 2017 EVENT DETAILS Friday 03 March 2017 Cross-Linx 2017 EVENT DETAILS Saturday 04 March 2017 Cross-Linx 2017 EVENT DETAILS Sunday 05 March 2017 Cross-Linx 2017 Thursday 23 March 2017 – Sunday 26 March 2017 Padma Newsome Big Ears Festival 2017 Knoxville, TN, US ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Rachael Elliott Date: Tue, Apr 4, 2017 at 11:44 PM Subject: 2 Moon Smile chamber opera interview on VPR Classical 9 am today! To: Rachael Elliott Dear friends, We invite you to tune in to VPR Classical this morning (Wednesday) at 9 am to hear our live interview with host Kari Anderson. She'll be speaking with composer Padma Newsome about the upcoming world premiere of his "2 Moon Smile" p'opera. Pianist Cynthia Huard and bassoonist Rachael Elliott, who are performing in the project, will also join the conversation. Then, on Friday and Saturday, join us for the long awaited and highly anticipated world premiere of "2 Moon Smile"! Performers include members of Clogs and Heliand Consort together with outstanding artists from Vermont, New York City, and Australia: Mary Bonhag, soprano (Pink Lycra) Clare Byrne, dance/chorus Rachael Elliott, bassoon Cynthia Huard, piano, keyboard Susannah Keebler, dance/chorus Thomas Kozumplik, percussion Elisabeth LeBlanc, clarinet Christine Meagher, dance/chorus James Moore, guitars, mandolin Padma Newsome, baritone (Shadow Guard) Padma's music draws on classical, folk, minimalism, and aria traditions. His p'opera includes art song, chamber music, dance, folk songs, and what we call our "band" jams. Electric guitar meets glockenspiel meets mandolin meets clarinet meets voice meets body, all strung loosely together by a narrative about love, war, and healing. "2 Moon Smile" world premiere: Friday, Apr 7 @ 7:30 pm Rochester Federated Church 15 N Main St Rochester, VT 05767 co-presented by Rochester Chamber Music Society Saturday, Apr 8 @ 7:30 pm York Street Meeting House 153 York St Lyndon, VT 05849 co-presented by Upright Steeple Society Doors open at 7 pm Admission by donation heliandconsort.org * * * The music and the people involved in the project are amazing. We hope you'll join us for one of these special shows! Best wishes, Rachael "I stole this rhythm" preview" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dGcAkV-IUt0 Padma and Cynthia rehearsing "Song of the Bees" yesterday https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XSEQk9JM5nM Twitter @heliandconsort Facebook heliandconsortvt


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