2011-2012 Season

VIVA ITALIA! | September 2011
RECITAL: A collection of Italian song
works by Respighi, Rossini, Arditi, Bellini, Donizetti, Verdi, Caccini
with Gretchen Adams, Magaly Cordero, Caroline Gatlin, Meghan Guse, Ashlee Hardgrave, Catie Huggins, Juliet Petrus, Laura Pinto, Sara Salas, Elizabeth Shuman, Sean Stanton, Brian von Rueden, Alison Wahl, Angela Zawada, and Saori Chiba, piano

AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 MINUTES | October 2011
CABARET: A cabaret of people and places
works by Ulvaeus, Toch, Onovwerosuoke, Verdi, Guastavino, Fine, Saliers
with Gretchen Adams, David J. Baldwin, Kimberly Gunderson, Ashlee Hardgrave, Brian Hoffman, Joachim Luis, Brian von Rueden, and James Morehead, piano

AMERICAN NOUVEAU | October 2011
RECITAL: Modern melodies by American composers
works by Ferko, Cooman, Wheeler, Gordon, Silberstein, Larsen
with Jessie Lyons, Matthew Newlin, Rebecca Prescott, Louise Rogan, Elizabeth Rudolph, Brian von Rueden, and Myron Silberstein, piano

GLORIA IN EXCELSIS | December 2011
SPECIAL CONCERT: Musical meditations on the nativity
works by Saint-Saëns, Respighi, Friesen-Carper
with Oliver Camacho, Ashlee Hardgrave, Brian Hoffman, Catie Huggins, Laura Pinto, Sara Salas, Bradley Schuller, Elizabeth Shuman, Sean Stanton, Jennifer Thompson, Brian von Rueden, and Emily Granger, harp; Daniel Moss, violin; Steven Betancourt, organ; James Morehead, conductor

TIN PAN ALLEY TO TEREZIN | January 2012
RECITAL: Music of the 1920s and 1930s
works by Gershwin, Berlin, Arlen, Porter, Ullman
with Heather De Souza, Magdalena Golecka, Ashlee Hardgrave, Elizabeth Rudolph, Brian von Rueden, and Adam DeGroot, clarinet; Martin Stonikas, bass; Philip Martin, drums; James Morehead, piano

WILD THINGS | February 2012
OPERA: Maurice Sendak stories in operas for children
works by Knussen, Krasa, King
with Gretchen Adams, Matthew Bentsen, Magaly Cordero, Kimberly Gunderson, Meghan Guse, Sara Salas, Brian von Rueden, Angela Zawada, and Christopher Buckler, flute; Myron Silberstein, piano

ERIN GO BERLIN! | March 2012
RECITAL: Irish music with German, French, and British Influences
works by Beethoven, Berlioz, Brüll, Britten, Clarke, Schumann
with Gretchen Adams, Meghan Guse, Ashlee Hardgrave, Ian Hosack, Catie Huggins, Laura Pinto, Rebecca Prescott, Elizabeth Rudolph, Sean Stanton, Brian von Rueden, Angela Zawada, and Thomas Oswald, violin; David Keller, cello; James Morehead, piano

5 O’CLOCK WORLD | April 2012
CABARET: A cabaret that works hard for the money
works by Parton, Summer, Wolf, Mozart, Gustafson, Eisler, Taylor
with Gretchen Adams, Kimberly Gunderson, Ashlee Hardgrave, Brian von Rueden, Alison Wahl, and James Morehead, piano

VEILED FACES | May 2012
RECITAL: Representations of Biblical women in song
works by Hindemith, Fauré, Handel, Beeson, Moore, Gillespie, West
with Elizabeth Abowd, Gretchen Adams, Kimberly Gunderson, Meghan Guse, Ashlee Hardgrave, Catie Huggins, Rebecca Prescott, Elizabeth Shuman, Jennifer Thompson, and James Morehead, piano