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New Resonance Orchestra LABOR: Songs for Unmaking a Living
April 30, 2014 -
May 1, 2014
8:00pm - 8:00pm

Two singers and a chamber orchestra bring nine ballads to life in this provocative and engaging new song cycle from New Orleans-based composer Tucker Fuller and poet Megan Levad. LABOR draws on the rich variety of songs in the American popular canon, presenting a nuanced exploration of work and working in the 21st century. Through nine distinct perspectives, these songs illuminate and challenge our expectations about the ways we shape—and are shaped by—our jobs. Tickets: $20/ $10 Students & Seniors. PURCHASE TICKETS

New Resonance Orchestra performing "A Soldier's Tale" - January 2013
New Resonance Orchestra  ::  
New Resonance Orchestra is a group of young, professional classical musicians in New Orleans working to reclaim classical music in America as a vital force for artistic expression and social change. With its fearless performances, New Resonance Orchestra makes music that is fresh, joyful and relevant. Creating interdisciplinary performance events and engaging with current issues, New Resonance Orchestra uses classical music to rejuvenate New Orleans.

The new New Orleans is a collaborative effort. New Resonance Orchestra is the new New Orleans. Come and be the music.

The Marigny Opera House is a non-denominational church of the arts that hosts private events as well as specially-permitted public performances. It is supported by the Marigny Opera House Foundation, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.
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