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vocal concert & recital

Compilations Featuring
Groups of Artists

Cole Porter - All Star Tribute
Ethel Merman, John Raitt,
Martha Wright, Gretchen Wyler,
Peter Nero, and Jillana

New Orleans Opera
and its Singers, 1859 -1919
Bourbon Street to Paradise

Indianapolis Children's Choir

performing Purcell & Britten

Greatest Hits of Christmas
by the greatest artists!

Artist By Last Name

Alda, Frances
Acoustic & Electric Recs.

Anderson, Marian
Rare & Unpublished Recs.
Rarities, Broadcasts

Armstrong, Nancy
What Magic Has Victorious Love

Bjoerling, Jussi
Jussi Bjoerling Rarities

Brooks, Patricia
In Recital

, Maria
In Performance
 Never before available!

, Nedda
A Portrait

Curtin, Phyllis
Opera Arias 
In Recital - Sibelius Fest
Fauré & Debussy 
Sings Copland & Rorem

De Los Angeles, Victoria
Live in Concert
Live in Recital

Di Stefano, Giuseppe
Encounters with Great Singers

Faull, Ellen
An American Soprano

Favero, Mafalda
Arias and Duets

Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau - Close
Encounters with Great Singers

In Discussion with Jon Tolansky,
- and musical highlights.

Flagstad, Kirsten
Live in Concert

Freni, Mirella
Mirella Freni - Close
Encounters with Great Singers

In Discussion with Jon Tolansky,
- and musical highlights.

Gigli, Beniamino

Giordani, Marcello
Sicilia Bella

Jenkins, Florence Foster
The Muse Surmounted

, Dorothy
Live Performances
In New Orleans

, Gregory
Rossini Tenor Scenes

Larmore, Jennifer
In Concert

, Evelyn
On The Lighter Side

Sings Wagner & Strauss

Des Knaben Wunderhorn
20th Century Song
Songs My Mother Taught Me
Songs by Richard Strauss
Children's Songs
Narrates Poulenc & Satie
The Art of Evelyn Lear
The Art of the Recital
Opera Arias
An 80th Birthday Tribute

Lehmann, Lotte
The NY Farewell Recital
Live in Concert
, George
In Concert

Malfitano, Catherine
Duets for Voice and Violin
Blue Cat: At Joe's Pub

Martin, Mary
& Merman, Ethel
Ford's 50th Anniversary

Milnes, Sherrill
There but for You Go I
Kingdom by the Sea

Mishura, Irina
In the Silence of the Night

Oberlin, Russell
Music of John Blow
and Henry Purcell

Olivero, Magda
Celebrated Death Scenes

Polenzani, Matthew
Live at the Verbier Festival

Pons, Juan
Verdi Gala

Pons, Lily
The Odeon Recordings

Takes on Nabucco
- and The Magic Flute

, Bidu

Schipa, Tito
Arias & Duets

Scotto, Renata
Christmas with

Steber, Eleanor
In Concert
Sings Richard Strauss
Her First Recordings
Sings Mozart
Steber Collection, Vol. 1

, Thomas
On The Lighter Side

A Portrait

Sings Wagner & Strauss
Des Knaben Wunderhorn
Children's Songs
Songs of Gambling & the Sea

Tebaldi, Renata
NY Farewell Recital
Lewisohn Stadium Concert
Farewell Tour, Moscow

, Maggie
In Concert

Tokody, Ilona
Verdi Gala
Portrait of the Artist

Troyanos, Tatiana
In Recital
w/ James Levine

Uppman, Theodor
Art of Theodor Uppman

Vallin, Ninon
Canciones, Lieder

Villabella, Miguel
Prince of French Tenors

Vickers, Jon
Italian Opera Arias
In Concert
Enoch Arden
75th Birthday Tribute
Jon Vickers - Close
Encounters with Great Singers

, Leonard
His First Recordings
Arias & Songs

Zilliani, Alessandro
Arias & Duets

Zouves, Maria
 With Flowers Crowned


VAI AUDIO, 1 CD: cat# 1194, $16.99

Music by Aaron Copland (1900-1990)
1. Nature, The Gentlest Mother 3:45
2. There Came A Wind Like a Bugle 1:34
3. Why do they shut me out of heaven? 1:51
4. The World Feels Dusty 1:50
5. Heart, We will forget him! 2:07
6. Dear March, Come in! 2:10
7. Sleep is supposed to be 2:42
8. When they come back 1:51
9. I felt a funeral in my brain 2:03
10. I've heard an organ talk 1:55
11. Going to Heaven 2:49
12. The Chariot 2:22

TEN SONGS (1949-1957)*
Music by Ned Rorem (b. 1923)
13. The Tulip Tree / Paul Goodman 1:25
14. The Midnight Sun / Paul Goodman 2:03
15. What sparks and wiry cries / Paul Goodman 2:19
16. The Serpent / Theodore Roethke :58
17. I am Rose / Gertrude Stein :25
18. For Poulenc / Frank O’Hara 2:40
19. Little Elegy / Elinor Wylie 1:34
20. Youth, Day, Old Age, and Night / Walt Whitman 2:06
21. See How They Love Me / Howard Moss 1:38
22. Visits to Saint Elizabeth’s / Elizabeth Bishop 3:49

Music by Ned Rorem
23. Psalm 134 2:03
24. Psalm 142 3:37
25. Psalm 148 2:05
26. Psalm 150 3:03

27. SESSIONS: On the Beach at Fontana 2:26 ***

*Aaron Copland, piano
**Ned Rorem, piano
***Robert Helps, piano

The Copland and Sessions songs were recorded by WHRB in Sanders Theatre, Cambridge, Massachussetts, on August 9, 1971 (recording engineers: David Gessner and David Elliott; digital mastering: Scott Kent). The recital was organized by Harvard's Walter Bigelow Rosen Professor of Music Leon Kirschner, in part to celebrate Copland's 70th birthday, but also in commemoration of the Copland-Sessions Concerts, which, from 1928-31, primarily in New York City, presented important contemporary music of those two composers, and others. As a bonus track, this CD includes a song by ROGER SESSIONS (1896-1985) from that 1971 recital.

WHRB (95.3 FM), the radio station at Harvard run by undergraduates, is known in greater Boston as a station for people devoted to serious music and great performances. Its programs cover nearly a thousand years of music in recordings from the past one hundred. WHRB is also available on the Internet at The Rorem songs were recorded live in Boston, December 1969 (recording engineers unknown).



































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