UMF presents unique curated Prism Concert series

FARMINGTON, ME  (February 8, 2017)—The University of Maine at Farmington is excited to present a unique series of Prism Concerts entitled “Lyric Time: Chopin’s Ballades and John Keats’ Odes.” Curated by Kristen Case, UMF associate professor of English, and Steven Pane, UMF professor of music, these concerts feature a collaborative performance of classical and contemporary music combined with informal literary discussion.

The Prism Concerts include:

Lyric Time I: Chopin Ballades 1 and 3 and Keats’ “Ode to a Grecian Urn”
11:45a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 15, Emery Performance Space

Lyric Time ll: Ballades Acoustic & Electroacoustic with Michael Diffin
11:45 a.m., Friday, March 3, Emery Performance Space

Lyric Time lll: Chopin Ballades 3, 4 and Keats’ “Ode to Melancholy”
11:45 a.m., Wednesday, March 8, Nordica Auditorium, Merrill Hall

Lyric Time lV: Ballades & Odes with poet Dan Beachy-Quick
11:45 a.m., Friday, April 14, Emery Performance Space

The Prism Concerts are sponsored by the UMF Division for the Arts.

These mid-day concerts are open to the public with donations gratefully accepted at the door.

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Media Contact: Steven Pane, UMF professor of music, at pane@maine.edu or 207-7787288