PLEASE NOTE: Registration for season subscription sales closes at 5PM CST, SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 2021 in order for us to give you the best possible customer experience. After this time, single tickets are still available for purchase at fourthcoastensemble.com/soprano-mezzo-duo, or fourthcoastensemble.com/hdseason.
ORIGIN STORIES is the quartet's inaugural HD live broadcast season. Connect with us from around the world - from your living room to our virtual concert hall. Watch each event in real time as the singers are performing, and enjoy 48-hour replay access following the concerts.
Subscribe before February 15, 2021 to receive a deluxe printed program mailed to you!
- 20% off single ticket prices
- Access to digital deluxe souvenir program with text, translations, and artist bios
- 48-hour replay access to each concert after it is broadcast
Donors who have given $50 or more toward Fourth Coast's 7th season will receive an invitation to exclusive behind-the-scenes Zoom receptions with the artists following every concert!
February 20 @ 7pm CST -
- The season begins with a soprano/mezzo duo concert featuring ensemble soprano Sarah van der Ploeg and mezzo-soprano Bridget Skaggs singing Dutch, Irish, and English folksong settings; and art songs that explore the origins of humanity and the planet Earth. Pianist Kuang-Hao Huang joins the ensemble.
March 20 @ 7pm CST -
- Next, the HD season continues with a tenor/bass-baritone duo concert featuring ensemble tenor Ace Gangoso and bass-baritone David Govertsen performing folksong settings from the Philippines and Norway; and art songs that look outward toward the moon, the stars, and the cosmos. Pianist Yasuko Oura joins the ensemble.
April 6 @ 7pm CST -
- Join us for a reimagined rebroadcast of the duo concerts: featuring highlights from both the women's and men's programs, and enhanced by narration from the ensemble members themselves. The program features new, previously unaired performances by the quartet.
April 11 @ 7pm CST -
- Finally, the season concludes with the first ever HD Chicago songSLAM: a competition for new art song inspired by the poetry slam tradition, and presented in cooperation with Sparks & Wiry Cries. Help your favorite team win by voting live!
After completing this registration form, a representative of Fourth Coast Ensemble will reach out to you with further details on how to view each HD broadcast concert.