SONGFULLY YOURS, … an afternoon of letter arias, songs, and duets

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Composers

Jordan Kitts Recital Hall

Sunday, 14 Apr 2013, 3:00PM

Ticket info

Free of Charge

Performers

Karen Mercedes, contralto
Deborah Sternberg, soprano
Diana Vera, soprano
Rachel Sarrano Winograd, pianist

Programme

Victor Herbert: Letters I write all the day (from Babette)
Ruggero Leoncavallo: E destín...Marcello mio (from La Bohème)
Giuseppe Verdi: Vieni t'affretta (from Macbeth)
Giuseppe Verdi: Addio del passato (from La Traviata)
W.A. Mozart: Sull'aria..Che soave zeffiretto (from Le nozze di Figaro)
Jacques Offenbach: Ô mon cher amant, je te jure (from La Périchole)
M.F. Caballero: Esta es su carta (from Gigantes y Cabezudos)
Jules Massenet: Lorsque vous n'aurez rien à faire (from Cherubín)
Jules Massenet: Werther...Werther...Qui m'aurais dit la place (from Werther)
Sergei Rachmaninoff: Letter to K.S. Stanislavsky
P.I. Tchaikovsky: Tatyana's letter scene (from Eugene Onegin)
Elton John: The Letter (from Billy Elliot)
Douglas Moore: Dearest Mama (from The Ballad of Baby Doe)
Tobias Picker: Dearest Mother and Father (from Emmeline)
Benjamin Britten: Give him this orchid (from The Rape of Lucretia)
Jerry Bock: I don't know his name (from She Loves Me)
Maury Yeston: My Grandmother's Love Letters (from December Songs)
W.A. Mozart: Se lontan, ben mio, tu sei

About

From the great letter scenes of grand opera to intimate art song epistles, letters have long been thematic staples of vocal music. SONGFULLY YOURS, features musical letters well-known and not-so.
For more information, contact: singwiththespirit@yahoo.com -or- 703.698.7454.

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Posted by Karen Mercedes