2012-2013 Season

SCHMALTZ & SHENANIGANS | September 2012
CONCERT: An operetta extravaganza
works by Messager, Offenbach, Strauss, Kalman, Sullivan, Romberg
with Gretchen Adams,  Magaly Cordero, Ashlee Hardgrave, Catie Huggins, Michael Orlinsky, Laura Perkett, Laura Pinto, Nicholas Pulikowski, Elizabeth Shuman, Brian von Rueden, Angela Zawada, and James Morehead, piano

SLEEPWALKING NIGHTS | October 2012
RECITAL: Strindberg works in opera and song
works by Rangström, Peterson-Berger, Rudolph, Weisgall, Webern
with Megan Cook, Kimberly Gunderson, Sara Salas, Brian von Rueden, and Natalie Szabo, bass clarinet; Saori Chiba, piano

THE PURPLE SHOW | October/November 2012
CABARET: The highs and lows of American politics
works by Copland, Foster, Berlin, Lehrer, Gershwin, Newman, Lerner
with Gretchen Adams, Matthew Bentsen, Magdalena Golecka, Meghan Guse, Ashlee Hardgrave, Sara Salas, Brian von Rueden, and James Morehead, piano

FROM WEBER TO WAGNER | January 2013
OPERA: German opera in the 1830s
works by Lortzing, Spohr, Marschner, Kreutzer, Weber
with Amanda Compton, Megan Cook, Ian Hosack,  Ashley Johnson, Michael Orlinsky, Malia Ropp, Elizabeth Rudolph, Sara Salas, Brian von Rueden, Angela Zawada, and Saori Chiba, piano

AN DIE MUSIK | February 2013
RECITAL: A Schubertiade
works by Schubert
with Ashlee Hardgrave, Alexia Kruger, Juliet Petrus, Nicholas Conner, Ian Hosack, Brad Jungwirth, Herb Lentz, Brian von Rueden, and James Morehead, piano

GREEK TO ME | February 2013
RECITAL: A collection of vocal music from Greece
works by Theodorakis, Riadis, Evangelatos, Zes, Samaras
with Ashlee Hardgrave, Catie Huggins, Laura Pinto, Nicholas Pulikowski, Sara Salas, and Myron Silberstein, piano

IN PARADISUM | March 2013
SPECIAL CONCERT: Two choral requiems
works by Fauré, Gillespie
with Gretchen Adams, Brian Hoffman, Rebecca Prescott, Malia Ropp, Elizabeth Shuman, Sean Stanton, and Alexander Kirillov, organ; James Morehead, conductor

SPRING AWAKENING | April 2013
CABARET: A tribute to the teenage years
works by Gounod, Lightfoot, Strauss, Morley
with David J. Baldwin, Matthew Bentsen, Kimberly Gunderson, Ashlee Hardgrave, Brian von Rueden, Kathryn Wills, and James Morehead, piano

COMEDY TONIGHT | May 2013
RECITAL: Clowns and Commedia dell’arte in music
works by Vecchi, Strauss, Leoncavallo, Debussy, Stravinsky, Coward
with Gretchen Adams, Megan Cook, Meghan Guse, Brian Hoffman, Ian Hosack, Michael Orlinsky, Laura Perkett, Rebecca Prescott, Angela Zawada, and James Morehead, piano

BON VOYAGE | July 2013
RECITAL: Songs of Travel
works by Argento, Krenek, Ravel, Hoiby, Holst, Montsalvatge
with Megan Cook, Kimberly Gunderson, Brian Hoffman, Ian Hosack, Catie Huggins, Michael Orlinsky, Nicholas Pulikowski, Elizabeth Rudolph, Elizabeth Shuman, Brian von Rueden, Kathryn Wills, and James Morehead, piano