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Dawn At Dusk - A Late Night Recital / Dawn Upshaw

Upshaw,Dawn
Release Date: 05/29/2007 
Label:  Kultur Video   Catalog #: 4198  
Composer:  Leonard BernsteinAaron CoplandKurt WeillStephen Sondheim,   ... 
Performer:  Fred HerschDawn Upshaw
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 11 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Dawn Upshaw is one of the most versatile and talented of a new generation of American singers, equally at home on the concert platform and the musical stage. In this specially recorded late-night recital from the Royal Albert Hall during the 1996 Promenade Concerts, Dawn Upshaw ranges widely over the gamut of American operatic arias and popular songs from the 1920s to the present day. Ms. Upshaw gives a truly wonderful performance, full of expression, harmony and sublime singing.

Region: 1
Running Time: 71 minutes
Picture Format: NTSC
Color: Color
Dawn Upshaw is one of the most versatile and talented of a new generation of American singers, equally at home on the concert platform and the musical stage. In this specially recorded late-night recital from the Royal Albert Hall during the 1996 Promenade Concerts, Dawn Upshaw ranges widely over the gamut of American operatic arias and popular songs from the 1920s to the present day. Ms. Upshaw gives a truly wonderful performance, full of expression, harmony and sublime singing.

Region: 1
Running Time: 71 minutes
Picture Format: NTSC
Color: Color
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Works on This Recording

1.
On the Town: Lonely town by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Fred Hersch (Piano), Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; USA 
2.
West Side Story: I feel pretty by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Fred Hersch (Piano), Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 
3.
West Side Story: Somewhere by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Fred Hersch (Piano), Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 
4.
On the Town: Times Square by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Fred Hersch (Piano), Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; USA 
5.
Wonderful Town: Village Vortex by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Fred Hersch (Piano), Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
6.
The Tender Land: Once I thought I'd Never Grow by Aaron Copland
Performer:  Fred Hersch (Piano), Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1954/1955; USA 
7.
Street Scene: Lonely house by Kurt Weill
Performer:  Fred Hersch (Piano), Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1947; USA 
8.
Lady in the Dark: Saga of Jenny by Kurt Weill
Performer:  Fred Hersch (Piano), Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; USA 
9.
Saturday Night: What More Do I Need? by Stephen Sondheim
Performer:  Fred Hersch (Piano), Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1954; USA 
10.
Anyone Can Whistle: There Won't Be Trumpets by Stephen Sondheim
Performer:  Fred Hersch (Piano), Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1964; USA 
11.
Higher and Higher: It never entered my mind by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Fred Hersch (Piano), Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; USA 
12.
Pal Joey: I Could Write a Book by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Fred Hersch (Piano), Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century 
13.
Garrick Gaities: Manhattan by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Fred Hersch (Piano), Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
14.
Why Can't I? by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Fred Hersch (Piano), Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
15.
By Jupiter: Nobody's Heart by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Fred Hersch (Piano), Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
16.
Little Girl Blue by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Fred Hersch (Piano), Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
17.
He Was Too Good to Me by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Fred Hersch (Piano), Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
18.
Oh, Kay!: Someone to watch over me by George Gershwin
Performer:  Fred Hersch (Piano), Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
19.
Oh, Kay!: Do, Do, Do by George Gershwin
Performer:  Fred Hersch (Piano), Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
20.
Juno: I wish it so by Marc Blitzstein
Performer:  Fred Hersch (Piano), Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957-1959; USA 

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