RSMI: 1918: The War to End All Wars

RSMI Program for Singers

Bennett Gordon Hall
Friday, August 17, 2018
1:00 PM
Gates Open
2:00 PM
Concert Starts

Tickets: free
No lawn

1:00 PM Gates Open
1:30 PM Pre-Concert Talk with Cori Ellison
2:00 PM Concert Starts

Program

JOHNNIE, GET YOUR GUN
Ives
(1874-1954)
 
  Tom Sails Away

Sarah Coit, mezzo-soprano
Nikolay Verevkin, piano
 
Sarah Coit’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Marilyn Heath Fellowship, the Samuel R. Sherwin Memorial Fellowship* from his family, and the Carol L. Linne and Carl E. Horn Fellowship*.
 
Cohan
(1878-1942)
 
  Over There

Stephen Carroll, tenor
Kyung-Eun Na, piano
 
Stephen Carroll’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Benjamin F. Hirsch Memorial Fellowship* from Mr. and Mrs. Denis J. Healy, the Frances L. Osgood Fellowship* from Mrs. Gilbert H. Osgood, the Soretta and Henry I. Shapiro Fellowship*, and the Mary Herron Replogle Memorial Fellowship*.
 
I DIDN’T RAISE MY BOY TO BE A SOLDIER
Piantadosi
(1882-1955)
 
  I Didn’t Raise My Boy to Be a Soldier

Tal Heller, mezzo-soprano
Kyung-Eun Na, piano
 
Tal Heller’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Ravinia Associates Board Fellowship.
 
Falla
(1876-1946)
 
  Oración de las madres que tienen sus hijos en sus brazos

Simona Genga, mezzo-soprano
Cameron Richardson-Eames, piano
 
Simona Genga’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Grace Bersted Fellowship*, the Mason Foundation Fellowship, and the Eleanor L. Scher Memorial Voice Fellowship* from Ms. Scher’s family.
 
THAT BOY HAS SAILED O’ER THE OCEAN
Britten
(1913-1976)
  Abram and Isaac
from War Requiem

Nils Nilsen, tenor
Mario Diaz-Moresco, baritone
Nikolay Verevkin, piano
 
Nils Nilsen’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Arthur J. and Glenna B. Collins Memorial Fellowship*, and the S.J. Ipsen Fellowship.

Mario Diaz-Moresco’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Howard A. Stotler Fellowship*, and the Merrill and Judy Blau Fellowship.
 
Wood
(b. 1954)
  All the Hills and Vales Along
from MCMXIV

Stephen Carroll, tenor
Kyung-Eun Na, piano
 
Stephen Carroll’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Benjamin F. Hirsch Memorial Fellowship* from Mr. and Mrs. Denis J. Healy, the Frances L. Osgood Fellowship* from Mrs. Gilbert H. Osgood, the Soretta and Henry I. Shapiro Fellowship*, and the Mary Herron Replogle Memorial Fellowship*.
 
Ives
(1874-1954)
  He is There

Stephen Carroll, tenor
Mario Diaz-Moresco, baritone
Nils Nilsen, tenor 
Evan Bravos, baritone
Javier Arrebola, piano
 
Stephen Carroll’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Benjamin F. Hirsch Memorial Fellowship* from Mr. and Mrs. Denis J. Healy, the Frances L. Osgood Fellowship* from Mrs. Gilbert H. Osgood, the Soretta and Henry I. Shapiro Fellowship*, and the Mary Herron Replogle Memorial Fellowship*.

Mario Diaz-Moresco’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Howard A. Stotler Fellowship*, and the Merrill and Judy Blau Fellowship.

Nils Nilsen’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Arthur J. and Glenna B. Collins Memorial Fellowship*, and the S.J. Ipsen Fellowship.

Evan Bravos’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Fanny R. Simmonds Memorial Fellowship* from Mr. and Mrs. Murray J. Vale and from Mr. and Mrs. Edwin E. Hokin, the Dan Saslow Fellowship* from Fay Saslow Stern, and the James Sassower Memorial Fellowship* from Mr. and Mrs. Joram Sassower.
 
THE ADORING WASTE OF SOULS
Prokofiev
(1891-1953)
 
  Thoughts of the Sunlight
from Five Poems after Akhmatova, Op. 27

Antonina Chehovska, soprano
Nikolay Verevkin, piano
 
Antonina Chehovska’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Morris and Evelyn Muskal Fellowship and the Stephen and Susan Rappin Fellowship.
 
Antheil
(1900-1959)
  Nightpiece

Olivia Boen, soprano
Cameron Richardson-Eames, piano
 
Olivia Boen’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Ravinia Women’s Board Program for Singers Fellowship*.
 
Poulenc
(1899-1963)
  Bleuet

Nils Nilsen, tenor
Javier Arrebola, piano
 
Nils Nilsen’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Arthur J. and Glenna B. Collins Memorial Fellowship*, and the S.J. Ipsen Fellowship.
 
Debussy
(1862-1918)
  Noël des enfants qui n'ont plus de maison

Tracy Cantin, soprano
Cameron Richardson-Eames, piano
 
Tracy Cantin’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Lois M. Steans Fellowship from the Morrison Family Foundation.
 
THE WAR AT HOME
Meyer
(1884-1959)
  If He Can Fight Like He Can Love, Good Night Germany!

Cadie Jordan, soprano
Tal Heller, mezzo-soprano
Bretton Brown, piano
 
Cadie Jordan’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the S.J. Ipsen Fellowship, the John N. Stern Fellowship*, and the FMC Technologies Fellowship.

Tal Heller’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Ravinia Associates Board Fellowship.
 
Novello
(1893-1951)
  Keep the Home-Fires Burning (‘Till the Boys Come Home)

Simona Genga, mezzo-soprano
Cameron Richardson-Eames, piano
 
Simona Genga’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Grace Bersted Fellowship*, the Mason Foundation Fellowship, and the Eleanor L. Scher Memorial Voice Fellowship* from Ms. Scher’s family.
 
WE ARE THE DEAD
Ireland
(1879-1962)
  Blow Out

Evan Bravos, baritone
Kyung-Eun Na, piano
 
Evan Bravos’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Fanny R. Simmonds Memorial Fellowship* from Mr. and Mrs. Murray J. Vale and from Mr. and Mrs. Edwin E. Hokin, the Dan Saslow Fellowship* from Fay Saslow Stern, and the James Sassower Memorial Fellowship* from Mr. and Mrs. Joram Sassower.
 
Weisgall   The Dying Soldier
from Soldier Songs

Noa Beinart, contralto
Yu-Jhen Liu, piano
 
Noa Beinart’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Bettie Port Memorial Fellowship from the Port, Washlow, and Errant families.
 
Ives
 
  In Flanders Fields
from Three Songs of War

Mario Diaz-Moresco, baritone
Nikolay Verevkin, piano
 
Mario Diaz-Moresco’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Howard A. Stotler Fellowship*, and the Merrill and Judy Blau Fellowship.
 
Braunfels
(1882-1954)
  Auf ein Soldatengrab, Op. 26

Evan Bravos, baritone
Kyung-Eun Na, piano
 
Evan Bravos’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Fanny R. Simmonds Memorial Fellowship* from Mr. and Mrs. Murray J. Vale and from Mr. and Mrs. Edwin E. Hokin, the Dan Saslow Fellowship* from Fay Saslow Stern, and the James Sassower Memorial Fellowship* from Mr. and Mrs. Joram Sassower.
 
SURVIVORS
Gurney
(1890-1937)
  In Flanders

Nils Nilsen, tenor
Yu-Jhen Liu, piano
 
Nils Nilsen’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Arthur J. and Glenna B. Collins Memorial Fellowship*, and the S.J. Ipsen Fellowship.
 
Wood   Survivors
from MCMXIV

Stephen Carroll, tenor
Kyung-Eun Na, piano
 
Stephen Carroll’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Benjamin F. Hirsch Memorial Fellowship* from Mr. and Mrs. Denis J. Healy, the Frances L. Osgood Fellowship* from Mrs. Gilbert H. Osgood, the Soretta and Henry I. Shapiro Fellowship*, and the Mary Herron Replogle Memorial Fellowship*.
 
Clearfield
(b. 1960)
  Be it My Loss

Sarah Coit, mezzo-soprano
Nikolay Verevkin, piano
 
Sarah Coit’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Marilyn Heath Fellowship, the Samuel R. Sherwin Memorial Fellowship* from his family, and the Carol L. Linne and Carl E. Horn Fellowship*.
 
AFTER THE WAR IS OVER
Woodruff   After the War is Over

Cadie Jordan, soprano
Bretton Brown, piano
 
Cadie Jordan’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the S.J. Ipsen Fellowship, the John N. Stern Fellowship*, and the FMC Technologies Fellowship.
 
Donaldson
(1893-1947)
  How Ya Gonna Keep ‘em Down on the Farm (After They’ve Seen Paree?)

Tracy Cantin, soprano
Mario Diaz-Moresco, baritone
Cameron Richardson-Eames, piano
 
Tracy Cantin’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Lois M. Steans Fellowship from the Morrison Family Foundation.

Mario Diaz-Moresco’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Howard A. Stotler Fellowship*, and the Merrill and Judy Blau Fellowship.