2007-2008 Season

CHANSON D’AMOUR | February 2008
RECITAL: Songs of love, lust, sex, and seduction
works by Quilter, Poulenc, Schumann, Rodrigo, Lauridsen
with Elizabeth Abowd, Magaly Cordero, Jay Decker, Brad Jungwirth, and Myron Silberstein, piano

FROM RUSSIA WITH LOVE | January 2008
RECITAL: Passionate music for voice and piano
works by Mussorgsky, Rachmaninov, Medtner, Tchaikovsky, Scriabin
with Dana Campbell, Brad Jungwirth, Alexia Kruger, Brian von Rueden, and Irina Feoktistova, piano

MYTHS AND FAIRYTALES | November 2007
RECITAL: Fantastical works from diverse lands
works by Ravel, Purcell, Rorem, Debussy, Schubert, Hoiby
with Kimberly Beasley, Ashlee Hardgrave, Rebecca Prescott, Angela Young Smucker, Brian von Rueden, and James Morehead, piano

HERE I STAND | November 2007
SPECIAL CONCERT: Reformation cantatas and chorales
works by Praetorius, Schütz, Bach, Hassler, Senfl
with Kimberly Beasley, Jennifer Haworth, Brian Hoffman, Brian von Rueden, and Steven Betancourt, organ

EAST VS. WEST | October 2007
RECITAL: Compositions from a divided Germany
works by Hindemith, Weill, Dessau, Eisler, Mauersberger, Orff, Rihm, Ruzicka
with Brian Hoffman, Alexia Kruger, Brian von Rueden, Angela Zawada, and David Stech, piano

CLASSICAL CABARET | August 2007
CABARET: Song for the cabaret by classical composers
works by Schoenberg, Bolcom, Britten, Poulenc, Satie
with Dana Campbell, Bernadette Garza, Alexia Kruger, Marcy Stonikas, and James Morehead, piano

THE GREAT OUTDOORS | July 2007
OPERA: Summer outdoor opera showcase
works by Handel, Mozart, Gershwin, Delibes, Smetana, Humperdinck
with Kimberly Beasley, Bernadette Garza, Ashlee Hardgrave, Brian Hoffman, Rebecca Prescott, Brian von Rueden, Angela Zawada, and James Morehead, piano

BLITHE AND BONNY | June 2007
RECITAL: A celebration of Shakespeare in music
works by Thomson, Fauré, Finzi, Shearing, Chausson, Strauss
with Ashlee Hardgrave, Brian Hoffman, Rebecca Prescott, Brian von Rueden, and James Morehead, piano

NORTH AND SOUTH | May 2007
RECITAL: Contemporary American art song
works by Argento, Hoiby, Barber, Harbison
with Dana Campbell, Alexia Kruger, Wendy Van Asten, and Dana Brown, piano

ABENDMUSIK | May 2007
SPECIAL CONCERT: Sacred cantatas by Dieterich Buxtehude
works by Dieterich Buxtehude
with Kimberly Beasley, Ashlee Hardgrave, Brad Jungwirth, Brian von Rueden, Angela Zawada, and Paul Nicholson, organ