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Opera Philadelphia performs “Credo” by Margaret Bonds

This weekend, Margaret Bonds will share the program with Carl Orff in Philadelphia. The company will perform “Credo” by Bonds and “Carmina Burana” by Orff on Friday Feb 3rd and Sunday February 5th. More information can be found on our Concert Calendar. Listen to this NPR segment: “A trailblazing Black, female composer’s work is revived […]

Laura Schwendinger awarded 2023 Charles Ives Opera Prize

The American Academy of Arts and Letters has awarded composer Laura Schwendinger and librettist Ginger Strand, the prestigious Charles Ives Opera Prize for “Artemisia”, their opera based on the life of 17th-century Italian painter Artemisia Gentileschi. “Artemesia” was premiered by the Left Coast Chamber Ensemble in 2019 and received an Opera America Discovery Grant. The […]

New Chorals by Margaret Bonds Available!

We are excited to announce the first new releases of 2023! Two chorals by Bonds are now available for purchase. “We Shall Overcome” is a work for Soprano soloist and SATB chorus. “Sleep Song” is for treble chorus and uses text of Joyce Kilmer. Both of these works were edited by renowned Bonds scholar, Dr. […]