This event commemorates the friendship between Merton and Lax. Main Speaker is Michael McGregor, author of PURE ACT: The Uncommon Life of Robert Lax. Respondents will be John Beer, editor of Lax POEMS, Marcia Kelly who is Lax's niece and Judith Emory.
The concert includes a cappella arrangements of Broadway favorites by Gershwin, Cole Porter, Richard Rodgers and others. The program also features beloved choral classics by Samuel Barber, Aaron Copland, and Randall Thompson; as well as rousing Appalachian folk music, shape-note melodies and spirituals, popular patriotic arrangements; and heartfelt songs of our waterways. Tickets are $15 available at the door the night of the concert. For further information, please visit our web site at singweenchanted.org, send an e-mail to email@example.com, or call 914-610-6701.