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Dreamer Fund Benefit Concert

  • First Unitarian Universalist Society 1187 Franklin Street San Francisco, CA, 94109 United States (map)

ABOUT THE CONCERT
On Saturday, April 22nd, Soprano Michelle Chang, accompanied by pianist Andrew Vickers & special guest tenor Tim Eischens, present Hymne à l’amour, an eclectic musical repertoire including American jazz & musicals, Spanish & German art songs, French chansons, & Italian opera. From Billie Holiday to Edith Piaf to Fernando Obradors, this program is as diverse as love itself.

Concert at 5pm, Wine and Cheese Reception to Follow!
$20 Donation

ABOUT THE DREAMER FUND
Due to citizenship restrictions, school loans are virtually unavailable for many Dreamer law students. The Dreamer Fund is a project to help Dreamers cover costs of law school. We are a student-run organization committed to education equity for undocumented students of law. Dreamers & other minorities must fill more positions of power in order to build a society inclusive of all communities.

ABOUT THE MUSICIANS
Michelle Chang is a soprano, a music educator & a producer, born & raised in Taiwan. She studied Vocal Performance & Music Education at the University of Music & Performing Arts Mannheim Germany, sang in the professional chorus of the Zurich Opera House in Switzerland, & co-founded the People’s Opera of Zurich. www.michelleopera.com

Andrew Vickers was born in Los Angeles, graduated with a B.A. in Music from the UC Santa Cruz, & received his M.M. in composition from our own San Francisco Conservatory of Music. Andrew is an acclaimed composer who writes in a variety of music styles & teaches composition at the San Francisco School of the Arts. www.acvickers.com

Tim Eischens is a tenor & an accompanist. He earned his music degree from Minnesota State University–Moorhead, the Mozarteum Conservatory, & the University of Salzburg, Austria. He has sung with the San Francisco Lyric Opera, Urban Opera, Renaissance Voices, Choral Society & Bach Chorus.

WEBSITE: https://www.sfstation.com/dreamer-fund-benefit-concert-hymne-lamour-e2313293

 

Later Event: April 23
Indivisible SF Meeting