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Magnetic South Premiers College of Charleston Composers

Charleston Symphony Orchestra presents Magnetic South February 9 at the College of Charleston Recital Hall in the Simons Center. Magnetic South performs new music from College of Charleston faculty composers. The program includes Edward Hart’s song cycle, The Caged Bird Sings, which is based on poetry by Paul Laurence Dunbar and features tenor Rodrick Dixon; a new chamber orchestra work by Yiorgos Vassilandonakis, which explores the sonification of fluid dream states; and a sextet by Nathan Michel, who is a composer, producer and multi-instrumentalist making all kinds of acoustic and electronic music, from pop to experimental and classical. Tickets $10.