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April 2017

Panel Discussion: Performing ‘Anthracite Fields’ at the Roebling Wire Works

April 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Community Room, 65 Witherspoon St
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States

Conductor Joe Miller, composer Julie Wolfe and director Doug Varone share the story of the upcoming Westminster Choir/Band on a Can All Stars performance of Wolfe’s Pulitzer Prize-winning masterwork “Anthracite Fields” at the Roebling Wireworks in Trenton. Using musical examples and video, the panel will discuss the inspiration for the music, the decision to perform it at the factory, the logistics involved in staging and what audiences will experience at the April performances.   “Anthracite Fields” is a docu-oratorio about the mining…

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