Repertoire

Opera:

Roles Performed:

L'enfant (L'enfant et les sortileges)

Nerone (L'incorinazione di Poppea)

Hansel (Hansel und Gretel)

Mrs. Nolan (The Medium)

Edith (The Pirates of Penzance)

Sally (A Hand of Bridge)

Jean (Le portrait de Manon)

Mary Buccelli (The Triangle Fire)

Sr. St. Charles (Dialogues of the Carmelites)

Voice of the Water (Uncovered)

Bob (Threepenny Opera)

 

Scenes Performed:

Annio (La clemenza di Tito)* 

Cherubino (Le nozze di Figaro)* 

Stephano (Romeo et Juliette)

Rosina (Il barbiere di Siviglia)*

Siebel (Faust)

Niklaus (Les contes d'Hoffmann)

Cendrillon (Cendrillon -Viardot)* 

Octavian (Der Rosenkavalier)

Alice (Lucia di Lammermoor)

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Concert & Oratorio:

Song Literature/Recital:

Performed:

Vivaldi Gloria, RV 589

Purcell Magnificat 

Prepared:

Handel Messiah

Bach Mass in B Minor

Mozart Mass in C Minor

In Preparation: 

Dvorak Stabat Mater

Beethoven Symphony No. 9

Bach St. Matthew Passion

Rossini Stabat Mater

Sample programming:

  • Exploration of Russian Romantic and neo-Romantic songs from the Mighty Five, Rachmaninoff, Tchaikovsky, and Sviridov. 

  • Songs on the text of America's women

  • Settings of Robert Burns, William Butler Yeats, Thomas Moore, and other Celtic poets 

  • "Kennst du das Land?" - exploring Goethe's enigmatic Mignon through the settings of eight composers

  • Family dialogue: juxtapositions of Fanny and Felix Mendelssohn; Clara and Robert Schumann

  • Hidden jewels of the French Romantics: Ravel, Saint-Saens, Hahn, Chaminade, and others

  • From Mexico to Tierra del Fuego - exploring the richness of Latin American art song

  • "Deita Silvane", Ottorino Respighi