University of Iowa
Lawrence Brownlee and Eric Owens
Shervin Lainez, Dario Acosta

Lawrence Brownlee and Eric Owens

Craig Terry, Piano

Presented by
ADULT: $50 | $40 | $30
YOUTH: $25 | $10
Friday, March 8, 2019, 7:30 pm

Two dazzling singers share one harmonious musical friendship. Tenor Lawrence Brownlee and bass-baritone Eric Owens—two of opera’s most acclaimed voices—come together for a recital of arias and spirituals that will highlight their individual talents and combined brilliance. Each has performed on the most prestigious opera stages, and their performance on the Hancher stage will be extraordinary.



Mozart (Le Nozze di Figaro):
“Non più andrai”

Donizetti (La fille du regiment): “Ah! mes amis, quel jour de fête!”
Verdi (Ernani): “Infelice! E tuo credevi”
Donizetti (L'elisir d'amore): “Voglio dire, lo stupendo elisir”
Donizetti (L'elisir d'amore): “Una furtiva lagrima”
Gounod (Faust): “Le veau d'or”

Bizet (Les Pêcheurs de Perles): “Je crois entendre encore”
Bizet (Les Pêcheurs de Perles): “Au fond du temple saint”


“All Night, All Day,” arr. Damien Sneed
“Deep River,” arr. Hall Johnson
“Come By Here, Good Lord,” arr. Damien Sneed
“Give Me Jesus”
“He's Got the Whole World In His Hand”
“Song of Songs”
“Lulu's Back In Town”
“Lollipops and Roses”
“Through the Years”
“I Don't Feel No Ways Tired”
“Peace Be Still”
“Every Time I Feel the Spirit”


Event Sponsors:
George A. and Barbara J. Grilley
Bob and Peggy Rakel
William and Marlene W. Stanford

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Hancher in advance at (319) 335-1158.