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San Francisco Performances presents:

Sylvia McNair, soprano
Hal France, piano

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Title San Francisco Performances presents:

Sylvia McNair, soprano
Hal France, piano
Description Henry Purcell (1659-1695)
-"Music for a While"
-"Cupid, the Slyest Rogue Alive"
-"I Attempt from Love's Sickness to Fly"
-"The Blessed Virgin's Expostulation"

Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
Italian Songs (text by Ariette von Coldoni)
-"La pastorella al prato" D. 528
-"Non t'accostar" D. 688, No. 1
-"Guarda che bianca luna" D688, No. 2
-"Da quel sembiante" D688, No. 3
-"Mio ben ricordati" D688, No. 4

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
"Misera, dove son?... Ah! non son io che parlo" K.369

André Previn (1929-2019)
Four Songs on Poems by Toni Morrison
-"Mercy"
-"I Don't Need No Man"
-"In this Soft Place"
-"I am as You See"
Peter Shelton, cello

Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
Ariettes Oubliées
-"C'est l'extase"
-"Il pleure dans mon cœur"
-"L'ombre des arbres"
-"Chevaux de bois"
-"Green"
-"Spleen"

Georges Bizet (1838-1875)
Two Songs
-"La coccinelle" (text by Victor Hugo)
-"Tarantelle" (text by Edouard Pailleron)
Creator San Francisco Performances
Date November 16, 1994

Herbst Theatre
San Francisco, CA
Contributor Sylvia McNair, soprano
Hal France, piano
Peter Shelton, cello
Relation "Soprano McNair Makes It Seem Easy"
by Joshua Kosman

San Francisco Chronicle
November 18, 1994
Type Concert

Files

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Citation

San Francisco Performances, “San Francisco Performances presents:

Sylvia McNair, soprano
Hal France, piano,” Cook Music Library Digital Exhibitions, accessed October 21, 2021, http://collections.libraries.indiana.edu/cookmusiclibrary/items/show/734.