Cook Music Library Digital Exhibitions

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  • Collection: Sylvia McNair Digital Collection

Free Concert on the Bartholomew County Courthouse Lawn
In honor of those who have served and who serve in the United States Armed Forces

Sylvia McNair: A Life in Three Acts

From Indiana University student to internationally acclaimed opera star to renowned IU faculty member, Sylvia McNair's life has come full circle. Now retire, she has taken on a new role- that of hard-working…

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Everything's Coming Up Roses (Stephen Sondheim/Jule Styne)
Be the Light (Kevin Cole)

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"'Twas the Night Before Christmas"
(arr. Bill Holcombe)
Sylvia McNair, narrator

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Overture and Incidental Music to Goethe's Egmont, Op. 84

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Opera in Thirteen Scenes

Libretto freely adapted by Michael Fröhling from Georg Büchner's novella "Lenz"
English translation by Thomas Baldner

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"Opera in four acts by Giuseppi Verdi, with libretto in Italian by Francesco Maria Piave, after Victor Hugo's play Le Roi's Amuse."

English Translation by Andrew Porter

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A Singspiel in Three Acts

Libretto by Gottlieb Stephanie the younger
(adapted from C. F. Breitzner's "Belmonte un Konstanze")
New English translation by Andrew Porter

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an Opera in Five Acts

Libretto by Henri Meilhac and Philippe Gille
After the Novel by the Abbé Prévost
English Translation by Richard Strawn
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