Author: Suzanne DuPlantis

Lyric Fest Presents Pedals, Page-turns and Postludes

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Suzanne DuPlantis suzanneduplantis@gmail.com 215.432.5946 Lyric Fest Presents Pedals, Page-turns and Postludes – a view from the bench – Thursday, September 21st, 2017 at 6 p.m. Reception and Mini Concert at The Community House, Moorestown, NJ Friday, September 22nd, 2017 at 8 p.m. (wine and cheese reception at 7:30)     at the Presbyterian […]

A word from Suzanne and Laura about Magic…

“You know, it is probably time to remove that phrase ‘young organization’ from your Lyric Fest materials,” said a friend recently with a congratulatory smile. How did that happen? Perhaps magic had something to do with it, the kind Benjamin Britten wrote about in the Saturday Review in 1964: The magic comes when the written […]

Lyric Fest Announces 2017 – 2018 Season

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media contact: Peter C. Phillips, M.D. pcphillips1@comcast.net, 215-808-1963 (mobile) Lyric Fest Announces 2017 – 2018 Season In celebration of its 15th year of concerts, Lyric Fest continues its fresh and innovative approach to art song performance, showcasing song in an intimate and glorious expression. Laura Ward, Lyric Fest’s Co-Founder and internationally recognized collaborative […]

LYRIC FEST PRESENTS HAPPY BIRTHDAY IRVING BERLIN

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact Lari Robling larirob@gmail.com 215 978 6933 LYRIC FEST PRESENTS HAPPY BIRTHDAY IRVING BERLIN Happy Hour mini-concert toasts this song-writing genius PHILADELPHIA, PA – April, 2017 Born Israel Isidore Baline in 1888 in Tyumen, Russia, Irving Berlin became the Jewish immigrant who penned popular standards including God Bless America, White Christmas and Easter […]

Lyric Fest presents It’s Elementary

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact Lari Robling larirob@gmail.com 215 978 6933 LYRIC FEST PRESENTS IT’S ELEMENTARY John Musto and Michael Djupstrom premiere two newly commissioned song cycles PHILADELPHIA, PA – February 16, 2017 As technology becomes central to our lives, what happens to our relationship with the natural world? In commissioning two new song cycles – […]

Lyric Fest Presents Music in the White House

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact Lari Robling larirob@gmail.com 215 978 6933 Lyric Fest Presents Music in the White House A retrospective of the American spirit as seen through the music of our Presidents In collaboration with Singing City, Lyric Fest offers a musical documentary detailing the development of the American spirit as reflected in the music […]

Lyric Fest Presents Letters to Santa

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact Lari Robling larirob@gmail.com 215 978 6933 Lyric Fest Presents Letters to Santa Kick Off the Holiday Season with a Happy Hour and Mini Concert In a new concert format that combines a happy hour with a week night mini concert, Lyric Fest starts the holiday season Tuesday, December 6th, 2016 […]

Sincerely Yours – Letters Set to Music Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact Lari Robling larirob@gmail.com 215 978 6933   Lyric Fest Presents Sincerely Yours – Letters Set to Music Commission project celebrates the most personal of all communication and a dying art Philadelphia, Pa March, 2016 The final Lyric Fest concert of this season premieres newly commissioned works by Philadelphia composers Benjamin C.S. […]