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Title Récitals

Description Henry Purcell (1659-1695)
-"Sweeter than Roses"
-"Knotting Song"
-"The Blessed Virgin's Expostulation"

Hugo Wolf (1860-1903)
from Gedichte von Eduard Mörike
-"Auf einer Wanderung"
-"Das verlassene Mägdelein"
-"Nixe Binsefuss"
-"Nimmersatte Liebe"
-"Er ists's"

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

Leonard Bernstein (1918-1990)
I Hate Music!
(A Cycle of Five Kid Songs for soprano)
-"My name is Barbara"
-"Jupiter has Seven Moons"
-"I Hate Music!"
-"A Big Indian and a Little Indian"
-"I'm a Person Too"

La Bonne Cuisine (Four Recipes)
-"Plum Pudding"
-"Tavouk Gueunksis"
-"Rabbit at Top Speed"

Two Love Songs (1949)
-"Extinguish my eyes"
-"When my soul touches yours..."

-"Somewhere" from West Side Story
Creator Opéra de Lyon
Date May 18, 1993
Contributor Sylvia McNair, soprano
Roger Vignoles, piano
Type Concert


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Opéra de Lyon, “Récitals,” Cook Music Library Digital Exhibitions, accessed August 15, 2022,