Thursday, September 18, 2008

Morning Call: The Wittchen Initiative Performs Works of Scott Joplin on Harp and Vocals

[Scott Joplin Piano Rags; Joshua Rifkin, piano; Nonesuch 79159 (1990)]

By Philip A. Metzger | Special to The Morning Call 
September 18, 2008 
The Wittchen Initiative, which consists of mother Andrea and daughter Samantha on harp, and daughter Alex on vocals, will perform Friday in the Old Chapel of Central Moravian Church. Their program is an unusual one, a mix of American songs by Cole Porter, George Gershwin and Scott Joplin. Both Andrea and Sam are well-known harp performers and teachers in the area. The Wittchen Initiative, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Old Chapel of Central Moravian Church, West Church and Main streets, Bethlehem. Freewill offering. 610-866-5661.

No comments: