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The Art Of The American Singer


Release Date: 09/15/1998 
Label:  Newport Classic   Catalog #: 85636   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Franz Joseph HaydnGeorge Frideric HandelVictor HerbertLuigi Cherubini,   ... 
Performer:  Jon GarrisonJoyce GuyerBrenda HarrisD'Anna Fortunato,   ... 
Conductor:  Rudolph PalmerRichard Auldon ClarkBart FolseJohannes Somary,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rudolph Palmer SingersMagic Circle ChorusManhattan Chamber Chorus,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 7 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. La canterina, H 28 no 2: Scellerata by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Jon Garrison (Tenor), Joyce Guyer (Soprano), Brenda Harris (Soprano),
D'Anna Fortunato (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Rudolph Palmer
Period: Classical 
Written: 1766; Eszterhazá, Hungary 
2. Joshua, HWV 64: See, the raging flames arise by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  John Ostendorf (Bass Baritone)
Conductor:  Rudolph Palmer
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1748; London, England 
3. Joshua, HWV 64: Haste, Israel haste by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  John Aler (Tenor)
Conductor:  Rudolph Palmer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rudolph Palmer Singers
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1748; London, England 
4. Eileen: Thine alone by Victor Herbert
Performer:  Andrea Matthews (Soprano)
Conductor:  Richard Auldon Clark
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Magic Circle Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1917; USA 
5. Mademoiselle Modiste: Kiss me again by Victor Herbert
Performer:  Andrea Matthews (Soprano)
Conductor:  Richard Auldon Clark
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Magic Circle Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1905; USA 
6. Medea: Son vane qui minacce by Luigi Cherubini
Performer:  Carl Halvorson (Tenor), Phyllis Treigle (Soprano)
Conductor:  Bart Folse
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797; France 
Notes: This selectin begins with "Perfides enemis." 
7. La forza del destino: Madre, pietosa Vergine by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Christine Weidinger (Soprano)
Conductor:  Richard Auldon Clark
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Manhattan Chamber Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862/1869; Italy 
8. The Creation, H 21 no 2: The marv'lous work beholds amazed by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Brenda Harris (Soprano)
Conductor:  Johannes Somary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Fairfield County Chorale
Period: Classical 
Written: 1796-1798; Vienna, Austria 
9. The Creation, H 21 no 2: Straight opening her fertile womb by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  John Cheek (Bass)
Conductor:  Johannes Somary
Period: Classical 
Written: 1796-1798; Vienna, Austria 
10. Winterreise, D 911/Op. 89: no 9, Irrlicht by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Julianne Baird (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Vienna, Austria 
11. Muzio Scevola, HWV 13: Vivo per te by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Jennifer Lane (Alto), Erie Mills (Soprano)
Conductor:  Rudolph Palmer
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1721; London, England 
12. Judas Maccabaeus, HWV 63: Arm, arm, ye brave by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Peter Castaldi (Baritone)
Conductor:  Rudolph Palmer
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1747; London, England 
13. Women's voices: Moon Poem by Ned Rorem
Performer:  Martin Hennessey (Piano), Heidi Skok (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1975-1976; USA 
14. The Jumping Frog of Calaveras County: That was a mighty... by Lukas Foss
Performer:  Kevin Deas (Bass), Julianne Baird (Soprano)
Conductor:  Richard Auldon Clark
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1949; USA 
15. Il Campanello di notte: Signore mio by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Samuel Hepler (Baritone), Shon Sims (Baritone)
Conductor:  Christopher Larkin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836; Italy 
16. Eileen: Reveries by Victor Herbert
Performer:  Suzanne Woods ()
Conductor:  Michael Butterman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ohio Light Opera
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1917; USA 
17. Berenice, Regina d'Egitto, HWV 38: Senza te by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Jan Opalach (Bass)
Conductor:  Rudolph Palmer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Brewer Baroque Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1737; London, England 
18. Berenice, Regina d'Egitto, HWV 38: Le dirai by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Andrea Matthews (Soprano), Drew Minter (Countertenor)
Conductor:  Rudolph Palmer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Brewer Baroque Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1737; London, England 
19. Sosarme, HWV 30: Per le porte by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Julianne Baird (Soprano), D'Anna Fortunato (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Johannes Somary
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1732; London, England 
20. Véronique: Vrai Dieu, mes bons amis! by André Messager
Performer:  Ted Christopher ()
Conductor:  J. Lynn Thompson
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; France 
21. Alexander Balus, HWV 65: Great God, from whom all blessings spring by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Frederick Urrey (Tenor)
Conductor:  Rudolph Palmer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rudolph Palmer Singers
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1748; England 
22. Songs (3), Op. 78: no 2, Night Song at Amalfi by Amy Marcy Beach
Performer:  Mary Ellen Callahan (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1917 

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