Leaftides: An Evening of Original Poetry and Song

April 06, 2022
Submitted By: Benjamin Grossberg

Please join us for "Leaftides: An Evening of Poetry & Song," a collaboration of University of Hartford student poets, composers, & musicians.

Student composers from the Hartt school have set the work of nine University of Hartford student poets to music.   This will be an evening of new poems and songs, as these new compositions will be performed in public for the first time! 

All music will be performed by students from the Hartt school.

The performance will be held on April 28 at 7:30 p.m. in Wilde Auditorium.

*Please not that the performance date has been updated from April 12 to April 28. 

The event is free and open to the public, and it will be followed by a Q&A featuring the composers & poets.

The Poets:

  • Ayanna Belton
  • Evan Fernandes
  • Kayden fisher
  • Joe Hayes
  • Liam Lynch
  • Haley McNish
  • Kiara Opoku
  • Lillian Wonderly
  • Nicholas Rachel

The Composers:

  • Joshua Baerwald
  • Riley Brutvan
  • Jeremy Davis
  • James Devor
  • Max Holsbeke
  • Chase Jordan
  • Liam Keough
  • Qianni Lin
  • Behr Marshall  
  • Adam Rineer
  • Zach Stowe-Alekman
  • Gavin Tarling
  • Claire Taylor
  • Carson Timmons
  • Ram Tysoe
  • Wen Wen Van Der Wende

Questions?  Please contact Ben Grossberg and Davis Martin at