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Sylvia McNair
in Recital

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Title Sylvia McNair
in Recital
Description Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
Ariettes Oubliées
-"C'est l'extase"
-"Il pleure dans mon cœur"
-"L'ombre des arbres"
-"Chevaux de bois"

Enrique Granados (1867-1916)
"La Maja y el Ruiseñor" from Goyescas

Manuel de Falla (1876-1946)
Siete canciones populares españolas
(Seven Popular Spanish Songs)
-"El paño moruno"
-"Seguidilla maurciana"

Dominick Argento (1927-2019)
Casa Guidi- letters from Elizabeth Barrett Browning:
-"Casa guidi"
-"The Italian Cook and the English Maid"
-"Robert Browning"
-"The Death of Mr. Barrett"

Selections from British and American Musical Gems (announced from the stage)
Creator San Diego Opera
Date October 24, 1999

Sherwood Auditorium
Museum of Contemporary Art
San Diego, CA

"Opera star McNair offers intimate recital"
by Pam Kragen

North County Times
October 22, 1999
Contributor Sylvia McNair, soprano
Ted Taylor, piano
Type Concert

Newspaper article


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San Diego Opera, “Sylvia McNair
in Recital,” Cook Music Library Digital Exhibitions, accessed October 15, 2021,