Art Goes to the Opera

Faculty Voice Recital by Jennifer Trost

Wednesday, March 13
7:00 to 8:30 p.m., The Conference Center, Musser Auditorium

Explore the world of opera in its intimate form—“the art song."  Penn State music professor, Jennifer Trost, who had a 15-year career as an opera singer, will perform songs in German, Italian, and English and accompanied by pianist Christopher Guzman, who also teaches at Penn State’s School of Music.

Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
 Chansons de Bilitis
  La Flûte de Pan
  Le Chevelure
  Le Tombeau des Naïades

Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901)
from Sei Romanze
  Non, t’accostare all’urna
  In solitaria stanza
  Deh, pietoso, oh Addolorata
Intermission (10 minutes)

Richard Wagner (1813-1883)
Wesendonck Lieder
              Der Engel
              Stehe still!
              Im Treibhaus

Jake Heggie (b. 1961)
Of Gods and Cats
     In the Beginning
      Once Upon a Universe