Baroque to Gospel Recital Program



RECITAL PROGRAM  1

Nicola PORPORA                        Alto Giove                 from Polifemo (1735)


(1686– 1768)
George Frideric HANDEL         Ombra mai fu                 from Serse (1738)


(1685 – 1759)
Riccardo BROSCHI                 Ombra fedele anch’io         from Idaspe (1736)


(1698 – 1756)
George Frideric HANDEL         A dispetto                           from Tamerlano (1724)


(1685 – 1759)
 

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Charles IVES                   When Stars are in the Quiet Skies (1891) 
(1874 – 1954)                   Weil’auf mir (1902) 
                                         Ich grolle nicht (1899) 
                                         Memories (1897) 
                                               a. Very Pleasant 
                                               b. Rather Sad
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Ned ROREM                         WAR SCENES (1969)


  1. A Night Battle
  2. Specimen Case
  3. An Incident
  4. The Real War will never get in the Books

 

 

I N T E R M I S S I O N
Samuel BARBER           Sure on this Shining Night (1938) 
(1910 – 1981)                 Sea Snatch 
                                        Sleep Now
The Crucifixion
Solitary Hotel
          
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NEGRO SPRITUALS      My Good Lord’s Done Been Here (arr: Hogan) 
                                         This Little Light of Mine (arr: Work) 
                                         Walk Together Children (arr: Hogan) 
                                         There’s a Man Goin’ Round (arr: Hogan) 
                                         Ev’ry Time I Feel the Spirit (arr: Hogan) 
This program will first be performed in the UK on May 5th 2006 and is available thereafter.