Vocal Recital: Sophia Hunt, soprano and Merissa Beddows, soprano

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Join us for the 2020–21 Student Recital Series at Curtis.

In the final vocal recital of the semester, Merissa Beddows present a curated collection of songs that transports listeners “From Dawn To Dusk.” Sophia Hunt shares selections from Richard Strauss alongside works by George Crumb and young composer Brittany Boykin. Student Recitals are free and open to the public online.

Free registration is required and grants you on-demand access to the recital video.


FAURÉ     "Les roses d’Ispahan"
CHAUSSON   "Le colibri" from 7 Mélodies, Op.2
BEACH "Ah, Love, but a Day" from Three Browning Songs
GORDON "Afternoon on a Hill" from A Horse with Wings
COPLAND "Nature, The Gentlest Mother" from Twelve Poems of Emily Dickinson
SCHUMANN    Selections from Liederkreis, Op. 39
BIZET "Ouvre ton coeur"
FAURÉ "La lune blanche" from La bonne chanson
DEBUSSY "C'est l'exstase" from Ariette oubliées
PORTER "Night and Day"
  Merissa Beddows, soprano
  Grant Loehnig, piano
STRAUSS "Das Rosenband" from Vier Lieder, Op. 36
  "Geduld" from Acht Gedichte aus Letzte Blätter, Op. 10
  "Aus den Liedern der Trauer"
  "Befreit" from Fünf Lieder, Op. 39
  "Zueignung" from Acht Gedichte aus Letzte Blätter, Op. 10
  "Lob des Leidens" from Fünf Lieder, Op. 15
  "Morgen!" from Vier Lieder, Op. 27
CRUMB Three Early Songs
BOYKIN "Secret"
  "A Love Song"
  Sophia Hunt, soprano
  Susan Nowicki, piano


"Night and Day" by Cole Porter

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