Love, Art, and the Deepest Desire

An evening of song and celebration in the newly renovated Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church

Date & Time:

Thursday, March 15, 2018
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM



Free and open to the public.


One Lourdes Place, Minneapolis, MN 55414

All are welcome to stay for a reception catered by Surdyk's in Hofstede Hall immediatly following the program.

Elena Stabile

Join the Murphy Institute for an evening of song and celebration featuring soprano Elena Stabile performing two contemporary classical song cycles: Passing Melodies, Samuel Barber’s composition based on the poetry of Rainer Maria Rilke, and The Deepest Desire: Four Meditations on Love, Jake Hegge’s music based on the meditations of activist and author (Dead Man Walking), Sr. Helen Prejean.

Elena Stabile is a soprano currently based in Knoxville, TN, where she is completing her Master of Music in Voice Performance at the University of Tennessee. She recently performed with the University of Tennessee Opera Theater as the Countess in Le nozze di Figaro and with Red River Lyric Opera as the title character in Alcina. In addition to her work on the opera stage, Ms. Stabile has a deep love for contemporary classical music.

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