LAWRENCE LOH | conductor
CHRISTINA PIER | soprano
SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY ORATORIO SOCIETY | John Warren, director
PROKOFIEV: War and Peace, Op. 91
TCHAIKOVSKY: Overture 1812, op.49, TH 49 (Ouverture solennelle)
STILL: In Memoriam: The Colored Soldiers Who Died for Democracy
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Dona nobis pacem
American soprano Christina Pier has been hailed by Opera News for her “big, gleaming soprano and impressive coloratura,” and has received great critical and audience acclaim for her work on opera and concert stages. Her 2018-19 season highlights include a performance of Carmen co-produced Opera Carolina and the Toledo Opera and Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9 with the Tallahassee Symphony.