New York City Opera guest artist, alumnus Branch Fields to perform vocal concert
September 14, 2009
Branch Fields, whom Opera America describes as "a bass of resonant richness," and The New York Times declared to be "a gifted young bass," will perform a guest artist recital on Thursday, Sept. 17 at 8 p.m. in the Squires Recital Salon on the campus of Virginia Tech.
Fields will perform works by Mascagni, Tchaikovsky, Finzi, Barber, Debussy, and Rodgers and Hammerstein. Virginia Tech music faculty member Tracy Cowden will accompany on piano. The concert is presented by the Department of Music and underwritten by Paul and Kathleen Zweifel. Admission is free.
Free parking is available after 5 p.m. in the Squires Lot, located at the corner of College Avenue and Otey Street, or the Shultz Hall Lot, located off Alumni Drive near the North Main Street campus entrance. Find more parking information online or call (540) 231-3200.