Florestan has become renowned for its adventurousness in promoting the growth of art song repertoire and performance practice. Frequent collaborations with leading composers, vocalists and pianists have yielded an uncommon breadth of programming. Projects have spanned three centuries of music, while embracing contemporary developments in song composition and performance.
The Complete Songs of Virgil Thomson
by composer Libby Larsen Barberfest
World Premiere Recordings A Landscape of Song
The American Vanguard Festival FrancisFest
The Complete Songs of Francis Poulenc The Poet's Love
A World Premiere Ballet Set to Schumann’s Dichterliebe Commissions & Premieres