Music and Poetry

On Saturday, 16 April, 3:00 P.M., Church in the Forest, Pebble Beach, at Stevenson School, 3152 Forest Lake Road, all are invited to a special event celebrating French music and poetry, rewarding French students and their teachers for their participation in the 5th annual French Poetry Contest. Music will be provided by the following: Melinda Coffey Armstead, piano; Katherine Edison, soprano; Don Fischer, oboe; Linda Mehrabian, cello; Robert Armstead, bass-baritone. The poem/texts of the songs–works by Verlaine, Daudet, Anouilh, Prevert, and more, will be recited by local students before the musical performance. The winners of the competition for original poems in French will be announced and awarded prizes.

A Champagne Reception on the deck will be held after the concert.

The fees payable at the door are: $15 for member; $20 for the general public; free for students and teachers. There is no need to RSVP.