DASHON BURTON

— Bass-baritone —

Mid-Season Greetings!

Writing with a few greetings and pictures from the season so far! 

An excerpt from the gorgeous piece written by Howard Goodall on the beautiful text by Mary Elizabeth Frye "Do not stand at my grave and weep" https://twitter.com/BachSociety/status/972609640675540993

 

 On the beautiful stage of Homer Rainey Hall at the University of Texas Austin, joined by members of the wonderful choir in which I sing, Conspirare.   A program of Schumann's  Dichterliebe , Vaughan Williams  Mystical Songs  (pictured), and black spirituals, among other works. 

On the beautiful stage of Homer Rainey Hall at the University of Texas Austin, joined by members of the wonderful choir in which I sing, Conspirare. 

A program of Schumann's Dichterliebe, Vaughan Williams Mystical Songs (pictured), and black spirituals, among other works. 

 An insanely beautiful meal prepared by one of my dear friends in Austin, lots of beautiful greens straight from her garden! 

An insanely beautiful meal prepared by one of my dear friends in Austin, lots of beautiful greens straight from her garden! 

 Well fed, and ready to go!

Well fed, and ready to go!

After a wonderful and brief weekend in St. Louis, I'm ready to head back to the East Coast to join Roomful of Teeth on a tour of Washington, DC, Philadelphia, and other locations. Check us out: roomfulofteeth.org

Boston Friends: a beautiful collaboration with Claire Chase, teacher of flute at Harvard and alien from the future, who has come to shed light on all our hearts. A stunning piece written by Richard Beaudoin, no stranger to the galactic future, himself. March 29, details shortly!