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Women Power
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, outdoor Terrace
Saturday, April 24

Over the centuries, many outstanding female composers, with talents equal to or surpassing their male counterparts, were discouraged, ignored and put down,” classical music novelist Clemency Burton-Hill writes in the book Maestros. 

Bach Aria Soloists honors these extraordinary composers with an intriguing program from the Middle Ages through today, performed by BAS’ all-female ensemble. 12th c. abbess Hildegard von Bingen; quintessential Baroque muse Barbara Strozzi; Romantic supernova Clara Schumann.

Composers include:
Barbara Strozzi
Hildegard von Bingen
Clara Schumann
Amy Beach
Florence Price
Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre

Price:
Adult $30/ticket
Student $20/ticket

Purchase your tickets here.

 

Erin MurphyWomen Power