Carnegie Hall Presents

Great Singers III: Evenings of Song

Get to know the talents of these vocalists on the brink of major careers in the intimate setting of Weill Recital Hall. This revelatory series features singers who have cut their teeth at opera houses and concert halls throughout the US and Europe, and includes alumni of the Metropolitan Opera's Lindemann Young Artist Development Program and the Lyric Opera of Chicago’s Ryan Opera Center—training grounds that nurture blooming vocal talent and signify their stature as the opera stars of tomorrow.

Series Events

Friday, October 25, 2013 | 7:30 PM
Jennifer Johnson Cano
Christopher Cano
Weill Recital Hall

Performers

  • Jennifer Johnson Cano, Mezzo-Soprano
  • Christopher Cano, Piano

Program

  • KORNGOLD "Sterbelied"
  • KORNGOLD "Mond, so gehst du wieder auf"
  • KORNGOLD "Das eilende Bächlein"
  • KORNGOLD "Alt-Spanisch"
  • POULENC Banalités
    ·· Chanson d'Orkenise
    ·· Hôtel
    ·· Fagnes de Wallonie
    ·· Voyage à Paris
    ·· Sanglots
  • SCHUBERT "Der Tod und das Mädchen" ("Death and the Maiden"), D. 531
  • SCHUBERT "Der Zwerg"
  • SCHUBERT "Erlkönig"
  • GURNEY "Sleep" from Five Elizabethan Songs
  • BRITTEN Corpus Christi Carol
  • HOWELLS "King David"
  • VAUGHAN WILLIAMS "Silent Noon"
  • GLINKA "The Lark" (arr. Mily Balakirev)
  • TCHAIKOVSKY "Again, as before, alone"
  • SVIRIDOV "The Virgin in the City"
  • RACHMANINOFF "Spring Waters"

  • Encores:
  • LISZT "Der du von dem Himmel bist"
  • JOHN JACOB NILES "Go 'Way From My Window"
Mahler's "Wenn mein Schatz Hochzeit macht"
Jennifer Johnson Cano, Mezzo-Soprano | Christopher Cano, Piano
Friday, February 7, 2014 | 7:30 PM
Amanda Majeski
Weill Recital Hall

Performers

  • Amanda Majeski, Soprano
  • Alan Darling, Piano

Program

  • HAYDN "Berenice, che fai," Hob. XXIVa: 10
  • SCHUMANN Frauenliebe und -leben, Op. 42
    ·· Seit ich ihn gesehen
    ·· Er, der Herrlichste von allen
    ·· Ich kann’s nicht fassen, nicht glauben
    ·· Du Ring an meinem Finger
    ·· Helft mir, ihr Schwestern
    ·· Süsser Freund, du blickest
    ·· An meinem Herzen, an meiner Brust
    ·· Nun hast du mir den ersten Schmerz getan
  • BERG Sieben frühe Lieder
    ··
    Nacht
    ·· Schilflied
    ·· Die Nachtigall
    ·· Traumgekrönt
    ·· Im Zimmer
    ·· Liebesode
    ·· Sommertage
  • GRAINGER "Willow Willow"
  • GRAINGER "Died for Love"
  • GRAINGER "The Sprig of Thyme"
  • BRITTEN "Tell Me the Truth About Love"
  • BRITTEN "Funeral Blues"
  • BRITTEN "Johnny"
  • BRITTEN "Calypso"

  • Encores:
  • R. STRAUSS "Cäcilie," Op. 27, No. 2
  • DVOŘÁK "Song to the Moon" from Rusalka
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 | 7:30 PM
Lucy Crowe
Anna Tilbrook
Weill Recital Hall

Performers

  • Lucy Crowe, Soprano
    New York Recital Debut
  • Anna Tilbrook, Piano

Program

  • SCHUBERT "Der Fluss," D. 693
  • SCHUBERT "Am See," D. 746
  • SCHUBERT "Die Sterne," D. 939
  • SCHUBERT "Auf dem Wasser zu singen," D. 774
  • SCHUBERT "An den Mond," D. 193
  • SCHUBERT "Nacht und Träume," D. 827
  • SIBELIUS Luonnotar, Op. 70
  • BERG ALBAN BERG Sieben frühe Lieder
    ·· "Nacht"
    ·· "Schilflied"
    ·· "Die Nachtigall"
    ·· "Traumgekront"
    ·· "Im Zimmer"
    ·· "Liebesode"
    ·· "Sommertage"
  • VAUGHAN WILLIAMS "Silent Noon" from The House of Life
  • GURNEY "Sleep" from Five Elizabethan Songs
  • DUNHILL "The Cloths of Heaven" from The Wind Among the Reeds
  • BRIDGE "Love went a-Riding"
  • TRADITIONAL Folk Songs from the British Isles
    ·· "The Ash Grove" (arr. Britten)
    ·· "Salley Gardens" (arr. Britten)
    ·· "The Lark in the Clear Air" (arr. Tate)
    ·· "She Moved Through the Fair"
    ·· "She's Like the Swallow"
  • WALTON WILLIAM WALTON A Song for the Lord Mayor's Table
    ·· "The Lord Mayor's Table"
    ·· "Glide Gently"
    ·· "Wapping Old Stairs"
    ·· "Holy Thursday"
    ·· "The Contrast"
    ·· "Rhyme"

  • Encore:
  • GERSHWIN "Summertime" from Porgy and Bess
Handel's La resurrezione ("Disserratevi, o porte d'Averno")
The English Concert | Harry Bicket, Conductor | Lucy Crowe, Soprano
Harmonia Mundi
Friday, May 9, 2014 | 7:30 PM
Florian Boesch
Malcolm Martineau
Weill Recital Hall

Performers

  • Florian Boesch, Baritone
  • Malcolm Martineau, Piano

Program

  • SCHUBERT Winterreise
Schubert's Wintereisse ("Der Leiermann")
Florian Boesch, Baritone | Malcolm Martineau, Piano
Onyx