David Lang's "The Little Match Girl Passion"
Event Info: (847) 266-5100 ravinia.org
Top vocalists from around the world gather together for the Ravinia premiere of David Lang’s moving masterpiece. The NYC-based composer’s reimagining of the classic children’s fairytale as a Passion parable won him the much-deserved Pulitzer for music in 2008. Local new music trailblazers eighth blackbird will also perform a selection of contemporary works to mark the ensemble’s Ravinia debut.