SAT, JUL 28, 2018, 7:30 PM
350 S 1st St
Jacksonville OR 97530
Program: Sasha Cooke, mezzo-soprano
LEONARD BERNSTEIN: Symphony No. 1 “Jeremiah” • Sasha Cooke, mezzo-soprano
MASON BATES: Passage • Sasha Cooke, mezzo-soprano
JOHANNES BRAHMS: Symphony No. 4 in E minor
Grammy Award-winning mezzo-soprano Sasha Cooke has been called a “luminous standout” (New York Times) and “equal parts poise, radiance and elegant directness” (Opera News). Ms. Cooke is sought after by the world’s leading orchestras, opera companies, and chamber music ensembles for her versatile repertoire and commitment to new music.
A graduate of Rice University and The Juilliard School, Sasha Cooke also attended the Music Academy of the West, the Aspen Music Festival, the Ravinia Festival’s Steans Music Institute, the Wolf Trap Foundation, the Marlboro Music Festival, the Metropolitan Opera’s Lindemann Young Artist Development Program, and Seattle Opera and Central City Opera’s Young Artist Training Programs.