Poetry in Music

Sunday, February 27, 2022
Poetry in Music
4:00 pm
Poetry in Music
Location: Duke Chapel
Duke Chapel Evensong Singers
The stirring words and imagery of seventeenth-century poets John Milton and John Donne have inspired composers for three hundred years to write some of their finest music. This concert will explore profound historic and modern poetry set to music by composers including Hubert Parry, Benjamin Britten, Leo Sowerby, and Stephanie Martin. The performance will also feature a newly commissioned setting of the Te Deum and Jubilate Deo by British composer Joanna Marsh. Admission is free. Face masks are required to be worn inside of the Chapel. Learn more about the university's public health measures: https://returnto.duke.edu/public-health-measures/ . Paid parking is available on a first come, first served basis in the Bryan Center Parking Lot at 125 Science Drive. ADA parking is available in the Bryan Center Surface Lot at the same address. Learn more about Duke Chapel's 2021-22 concert season at chapel.duke.edu/music.
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