Gail Archer Recital at Vassar College

Monday, May 6, 2019

Concert organist Gail Archer, director of the Music Program, Barnard College, performed Dmitri Shostakovich’s final masterpiece, Suite on Poems of Michelangelo Buonarroti, op. 145 (1975), in a rarely heard edition for voice and organ reinstating Michelangelo’s sonnets in their original Renaissance Italian, at the Vassar College faculty recital on April 20, 2019.