Monthly Archives November 2013

The Feminine Half of CFX in recital.

Denise Gulley, soprano

Denise Gulley, soprano

Ladies of CFX with guest artists Miriam Gentle & Rebecca Johnson.

Ladies of CFX with guest artists Miriam Gentle & Rebecca Johnson.

Terri Erchul Malone, mezzo soprano

Terri Erchul Malone, mezzo soprano

The ladies of Classical FX will be singing in recital along with our favorite accompanist, Susan Ricci on Sunday,  November 17th at 5pm at Belle View Baptist Church in Alexandria, VA.  Denise is joined by clarinetist Rebecca Johnson for Schubert’s great work The Shepherd on the Rock to end the first half.  Harpist Miriam Gentle accompanies Terri for a lovely Obradors Spanish art song.  Harp, piano and singers perform a fabulous arrangement of Over my Head/Little David by Evelyn Simpson Curenton...

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World Premier Champion Tenor

Classical FX is very proud of our tenor, Tim Augustin for many reasons.  While it is true that his singing of standards like Danny Boy can melt your heart and the 9 high C’s in Donizett’s Ah!, mes amis leave audiences stomping and cheering, that’s just one facet of his talent.  Next Wednesday evening, November 13, as part of The Kennedy Center’s American Opera Initiative, Tim will sing in 2 of the 3 twenty minute operas commissioned by Washington National Opera.  He appears as John Burns in Duffy’s Cut and the lead role of Inspector Henry Mathews in Uncle Alex.  All totaled, that makes seven World Premier roles for this member of Classical FX!!       

Duffy’s Cut
Composed by Jennifer Bellor
Libretto by Elizabeth Reeves
The ghosts of three immigrant Irish railroad workers—killed...

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