Composition faculty artist Kevin Puts’ new song cycle Letters From Georgia will be premiered by Renée Fleming, Neil Varon, and the Eastman Philharmonia on November 12 in Rochester and November 14 at Lincoln Center. The song cycle was commissioned by Dr. Puts and Renée Fleming’s alma mater, the Eastman School of Music. An Agente France Presse interview on the collaboration between Puts and Fleming has been picked up by international media such as the Daily Mail, Korea Herald, Le Point, and Art Daily. Additional media coverage on the inspiration behind Letters from Georgia includes the Follow Kellow blog, two articles in Broadway World, and an advance feature in Rochester daily newspaper, The Democrat and Chronicle.