2010-2011 Season

GLORIOUS FOOD | September 2010
CABARET: A cornucopia of fine musical fare
works by King, Bart, Menken, Rossini, Bernstein, Waller
with Heather De Souza, Rachel Fry, Ashlee Hardgrave, Brian Hoffman, Brian von Rueden, and James Morehead, piano

CLIMATE CHANGE | November 2010
RECITAL: A celebration of the four seasons in music
works by Roussel, Boismortier, Argento, Barber, Schubert
with Jennifer Haworth, Herb Lentz, Angela Young Smucker, Brian von Rueden, and Thomas Oswald & Heather De Souza, violin; Jonathan De Souza, viola; Mike Frigo, cello; James Morehead, piano

NORDIC WIND | December 2010 | February 2011
RECITAL: Survey of Scandinavian song
works by Gade, Kjerulf, Grieg, Sibelius, Stenhammar, Larsson, Alfvén
with Ashlee Hardgrave, Rebecca Prescott, Brian von Rueden, and Myron Silberstein, piano

NEW SONG | January 2011
RECITAL: World premiere song cycles by Chicago composers
works by Gillespie, Gustafson, Moore, Reda, West, Lawton
with Rachel Fry, Kimberly Gunderson, Ashlee Hardgrave, Catie Huggins, Brad Jungwirth, Brian von Rueden, and Myron Silberstein & James Morehead, piano

ISLAND MAGIC | February 2011
RECITAL: Vocal traditions of the Philippines
works by Sunico, Santiago, Suarez, Abelardo, Kasilag
with Catie Huggins, Joachim Luis, Brian von Rueden, Angela Zawada, and Saori Chiba, piano

THE GLAMOROUS LIFE | April 2011
CABARET: A cabaret covering fame, fortune, and celebrity
works by Purcell, Duke, Parton, Berlin, Styne, John
with David J. Baldwin, Rachel Fry, Kimberly Gunderson, Ashlee Hardgrave, Brian Hoffman, Brian von Rueden, and James Morehead, piano

OPPOSITE DAY | May 2011
CABARET: A cabaret to set expectations topsy-turvy
works by Bernstein, Delibes, Sondheim, Hassler, Arlen, Hamlisch
with David J. Baldwin, Kimberly Gunderson, Ashlee Hardgrave, Brian Hoffman, Brian von Rueden, and James Morehead, piano

NO PIANOS ALLOWED | June 2011
RECITAL: Vocal chamber music from various cultures
works by Kauder, Rubbra, Valls, Bornhardt, Roussel, Ferrante
with Gretchen Adams, Jay Decker, Kimberly Gunderson, Sara Salas, and Thomas Oswald & Matthew Cataldi, violin; Traci Newhouse, viola; David Keller, cello; Christopher Buckler, flute; Adam Gustafson, guitar