Ravinia's Steans Music Institute: RSMI Vocal Concert

$10 BGH Classics series

Bennett Gordon Hall
Monday, August 17, 2015
5:00 PM
Gates Open
6:00 PM
Concert Starts

Tickets: $10
No lawn sales

Program


 
Bowles
(1910-1999)
  Selections from Blue Mountain Ballads

Lonesome man
The Cabin

Andrew Craig Brown, bass-baritone
Javier Arrebola, piano

 
Niles
(1892-1980)
  Lass from the Low Country
Black Is the Color of My True Love’s Hair


Marina Costa-Jackson, soprano
Adam Nielsen, piano

 
Ives
(1874-1954)
  General William Booth Enters Into Heaven

Timothy Renner, baritone
Adam Nielsen, piano

 
Settings of poetry by W.B. Yeats
 
Ben Moore
(b. 1960)
  The Cloak, the Boat, and the Shoes

Makudupanyane Senaoana, tenor
Jooeun Pak, piano

When You Are Old

Timothy Renner, baritone
Adam Nielsen, piano

The Lover Pleads with His Friend for Old Friends

Faustine de Mones, soprano
Brent Funderburk, piano

The Wild Swans at Coole** World premiere commissioned by Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute

Joe Eletto, baritone
Ben Moore, piano

Crazy Jane Talks with the Bishop

Tracy Cox, soprano
Brent Funderburk, piano

The Lake Isle of Innisfree

Jonathan Abernethy, tenor
Brent Funderburk, piano

 
INTERMISSION

 
Settings of texts by women poets

 
Jake Heggie
(b. 1961)
  “Advent” from The Breaking Waves

Emily D’Angelo, mezzo-soprano
Jooeun Pak, piano
 
Sheila Silver
(b. 1946)
  Selections from Beauty Intolerable
Thursday
What Lips My My Lips Have Kissed

Helen Zhibing Huang, soprano
Brent Funderburk, piano
 
Ben Moore
 
  Interlude

Raphaela Papadakis,soprano
Adam Nielsen, piano

Social Note
Nervous Prostration


Sasha Djihanian,soprano
Adam Nielsen, piano

Lullaby

Hagar Sharvit, mezzo-soprano
Javier Arrebola, piano

 
Traditional (Arr. David Leigh
[b. 1988])
  Poor Wayfaring Stranger
O, Waly, Waly
Joshua Fit The Battle of Jericho


David Leigh, bass
Brent Funderburk, piano

 
William Bolcom
(b. 1938)
  Fur

Sanghun Han, bass-baritone
Javier Arrebola, piano

 
Ben Moore
 
  Sexy Lady

Emily D’Angelo, mezzo-soprano
Jooeun Pak, piano

Content to Be Behind Me 

Tracy Cox, soprano
Adam Nielsen, piano

Joe Eletto, baritone
Jooeun Pak, piano

Hagar Sharvit, mezzo-soprano
Javier Arrebola, piano