Recitals & Lectures

Paige Dirkes-Jacks, mezzo-soprano

Wednesday, June 8, 2022 at 8:30pm CDT

Ryan Opera Theater

Bachelor of Music 
Student of Theresa Brancaccio 

Lyra Johnson, soprano; Cameron Miya, tenor 

Joseph Haydn, Arianna a Naxos, Hob. XXXVIb:2 
Dame Ethel Smyth, Puppet Quartett 
Jason Robert Brown, “To Build a Home” 
Ricky Ian Gordon, “X” 
Jeanine Tesori, “Telephone Wire” 
Adam Guettel, “The Light in the Piazza” 
Gregorian chant (arr. Paige Dirkes-Jacks), Memorare 
Aaron Copland, “Laurie’s Song” from The Tender Land 

Tickets are not required for this event.

Free Event

Shirley Welsh Ryan Opera Theater


Bienen School of Music
70 Arts Circle Drive
Evanston, IL 60208
United States

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Located in the Patrick G. and Shirley W. Ryan Center for the Musical Arts, this theater is a versatile space for intimate opera performances and recitals. Featuring double-height ceilings and expansive windows showcasing views of Lake Michigan, the room seats 163.