Performance Wednesday, April 26, 2017 | 8 PM

Natalie Dessay
Philippe Cassard

Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage
The Huffington Post said, “Natalie Dessay’s musicianship is sublime,” and called a recent recital with pianist Philippe Cassard “a profound blending of poetry and music that was exceedingly gorgeous, transcendent, and unforgettable.” The breathtaking singer returns to Carnegie Hall with Cassard for a recital that will thrill her legions of fans and win her new ones.


  • Natalie Dessay, Soprano
  • Philippe Cassard, Piano


  • MOZART "Giunse alfin il momento... Deh vieni non tardar" from Le nozze di Figaro
  • SCHUBERT "Geheimes," D. 719
  • SCHUBERT "Die junge Nonne," D. 828
  • SCHUBERT "Lied der Mignon," D. 877, No. 4
  • SCHUBERT "Suleika I," D. 720
  • SCHUBERT "Gretchen am Spinnrade," D. 118
  • MOZART "Ach, ich fühl's" from The Magic Flute
  • PFITZNER Alte Weisen, Op. 33
  • CHAUSSON "Chanson perpétuelle," Op. 37
  • BIZET "Adieux de l’hôtesse arabe" from Vingt mélodies, No. 4
  • DEBUSSY "La Fille aux cheveux de lin" from Preludes, Book I
  • DEBUSSY "Ondine" from Preludes, Book II
  • DEBUSSY "Regret"
  • DEBUSSY "Coquetterie posthume"
  • GOUNOD "Air des Bijoux" from Faust
This performance is part of Great Singers I.