Newly Out by Kendra Harder

Mentorship Program

Works resulting from the Chung-Wai Chow and John Wright
Art Song Mentorship Program for Composers

Newly Out
set of songs by Kendra Harder

Presenting partners for the premiere:
Saskatoon Symphony Orchestra and Saskatoon Opera.

The performers will be Oli Guselle (they/them) (contralto/mezzo), and Matthew Praksas (he/his) (piano).

Premiere date: TBA

Kendra Harder worked with mentor Cecilia Livingston on this project – songs that give voice to the experience of being a newly out queer woman.

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