RSMI: Folk Songs from Around the World

BGH Classics series

RSMI Program for Singers

Peter Eom, cello
David Lisker, violin

Bennett Gordon Hall
Saturday, August 17, 2019
4:00 PM
Gates Open
5:00 PM
Concert Starts

Tickets: $12
No lawn sales

Note: Concert start time has been moved to 5 p.m. (previously 6 p.m.)

 

Join us at 4:30 p.m. for a pre-concert talk with dramaturg and program curator Cori Ellison

Also stick around after the concert for a post-toast with complimentary cocktails in the Stepan Lobby!

View the full schedule of RSMI concerts including free concerts and master classes.

Program

 
BEETHOVEN
(1770–1827)


 
  from 25 Irish Songs
     Sweet Power of Song

from 25 Scottish Songs
     Come Fill, Fill, My Good Fellow  
     
Christine Lyons, soprano
John Matthew Myers, tenor
Nils Nilsen, tenor
Nicholas Newton, bass-baritone
David Lisker, violin
Peter Eom, cello
Marika Yasuda, piano 
 
TRADITIONAL


 
  Ack, Värmland du sköna
Jag vet en deijlig rosa    
Vem kan segla förutan vind 

Amelie Aldner, mezzo-soprano
Daniel Gerzenberg, piano
 
BRAHMS
(1833–1897)

 
  from Deutsche Volkslieder  
     Sandmännchen
     Mein Mädel hat einen Rosenmund
     Da unten im Tale
     Wach auf
     In stiller Nacht 

Tiffany Choe, soprano
Ashley Dixon, mezzo-soprano
Siena Licht Miller, mezzo-soprano
Nils Nilsen, tenor
Samuel Hasselhorn, baritone
Daniel Gerzenberg, piano
 
FALLA
(1876–1946)

 
  Siete canciones populares españolas
     El paño moruno
     Seguidilla murciana  
     Asturiana
     Jota
     Nana
     Canción
     Polo

Amelie Aldner, mezzo-soprano
Beatriz Miranda, mezzo-soprano
Katarina Van Droogenbroeck, mezzo-soprano
Ashley Dixon, mezzo-soprano
Javier Arrebola, piano
 
DVOŘÁK
(1841-1904)
 
  from Moravian Duets   
     Voda a pláč (Water and Tears)
     Prsten (The Ring)   

from Gypsy Songs
Když mne stará matka zpívat učívala (Songs my Mother Taught Me)

Lily Arbisser, soprano
Katarina Van Droogenbroeck, mezzo-soprano
Nils Nilsen, tenor
Nikolay Verevkin, piano
 
RAVEL
(1873-1937)



 
  from Deux Mélodies Hébraïques
     Kaddish

Lily Arbisser, soprano
Brent Funderburk, piano
 
BRITTEN
(1913–1976)




 
  from Folk Song Settings   
     Come You Not From Newcastle? 
     At the Mid Hour of Night  
     The Ash Grove  
     The Last Rose of Summer    
     The Lincolnshire Poacher

Christine Lyons, soprano 
Dominik Belavy, baritone
John Matthew Myers, tenor
Edward Cleary, baritone 
Brent Funderburk, piano
 
TOSTI
(1846–1916)  


 
  A vucchella
Marechiare

Dominick Corbacio, tenor
Nikolay Verevkin, piano
 
Arr. HEGGIE
(b. 1961)

BOWLES
(1947-1999)

IVES
(1874-1954)

COPLAND
(1900-1990)
 
  He’s Gone Away 


from Blue Mountain Ballads
      Lonesome Man 

from 11 Songs and 2 Harmonizations
      In the Mornin’

from Old American Songs
     Zion’s Walls 
     At the River 

Christine Lyons, soprano
Edward Cleary, baritone
Siena Licht Miller, mezzo-soprano
Nicholas Newton, bass-baritone
Jonathan Gmeinder, piano

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