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Recording Date

Spring 3-21-2019


This recital is given in partial fulfillment of the requirements of the Doctor of Musical Arts degree. Jolisa Singletary is from the Studio of Dr. Loraine Sims.



Jolisa Singletary, soprano
Louis Wendt, piano

Songs by Bel Canto Composers

Una lagrima (3’) ..... Gaetano Donizetti

La farfalletta (2’) ..... Vincenzo Bellini

La promessa (4’) ..... Gioacchino Rossini

In solitaria stanza (4’) ..... Giuseppe Verdi

Walzer-Gesänge op.6 (7’) ..... Alexander Zemlinsky

  • I. Liebe Schwalbe
  • II. Klagen ist der Mond gekommen
  • III. Fensterlein, nachts bist du zu
  • IV. Ich gehe des Nachts
  • V. Blaues Sternlein
  • VI. Briefchen schrieb ich

The Cherry Tree Story (3’) ..... Harry Wayne

The Birds and the Beast (3’) ..... Celius Dougherty

The Haughty Snail King (3’) ..... Jake Heggie

Rabbit at Top Speed (1’) ..... Leonard Bernstein

The Girl in 14 G (4’) ..... Jeanine Tesori

  • Keturah Heard, soprano
  • Alana Scott, mezzo soprano

“Your Daddy’s Son” from Ragtime (4’) ..... Stephen Flaherty

“What About Love” from The Color Purple (4’) ..... Brenda Russell

  • Khary Wilson, tenor

No One Else from Natsha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812 (4’) ..... Dave Malloy