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Dashon Burton, bass-baritone and Lindsay Garritson, piano in recital @ Ravinia BGH Classics Series

  • Bennett Gordon Hall @ Ravinia Park 201 Saint Johns Avenue Highland Park, IL, 60035 United States (map)

Praised for his "nobility and rich tone," (The New York Times) and his "enormous, thrilling voice seemingly capable ... [of] raising the dead;" (Wall Street Journal), bass-baritone Dashon Burton, a founding member of Roomful of Teeth, presents a recital with pianist Lindsay Garritson in the acoustically perfect Bennett Gordon Hall at Ravinia Park.

Vaughan Williams:  Selections from Five Mystical Songs

R. Strauss:   Erschaffen und Beleben, Op. 87, No. 2


Brahms:  Vier ernste Gesänge, Op. 121

Poulenc:  Selections from Chansons villageoises

1. Chansons du clair tamis

2. Les gars qui vont à la fête

5. Chanson de la fille frivole

6. Le retour du sergent

Traditional Spirituals:

“I’ve Been in the Storm” (arr. Burleigh)

“Were You There When They Crucified My Lord?” (arr. Hayes)

“My Lord, What a Morning” (arr. Burleigh)

“Ride On, King Jesus” (arr. Burleigh)


$10 Admission