North Cambridge Family Opera
One Whole Step for Man is a collection of 20 entertaining and inspiring songs about space exploration. Written by eleven contemporary composers, including David Bass, Jonathan Coulton, Andrea Gaudette, David Haines, Ruth Hertzman-Miller, Daniel Kallman, Bruce Lazarus, Tim Maurice, Brian May, Lauren Mayer and Molly Ruggles, One Whole Step for Man will be performed by the NCFO Science Festival Chorus as part of the thirteenth annual Cambridge Science Festival, April 12-21, 2019. The performances will also include a medley of songs composed by Cambridge Public School students under the direction of David Haines, as part of David's CPS Songwriting Workshops, and a mini-opera composed by local kids with guidance from Boston Lyric Opera. The entire program will be accompanied by a slideshow of song lyrics and children's artwork.
The 2019 NCFO Science Festival Chorus comprises more than 40 adults and children (ages 6 and up) from Cambridge and surrounding communities