21M.410 | Spring 2007 | Undergraduate

Vocal Repertoire and Performance: Women Composers

Repertoire List

Anna Amalia, Herzogin Von Sachsen-Weimar (1739 - 1807)

Auf dem Land und in der Stadt

Denise Bacon

Christmas Lullaby
Johnny Has Gone for a Soldier
Legend of the Crossbill
Little Lord Jesus Asleep
From Music for the Springtime of Life from Poets of Yesteryear:

  • Lucy
  • When I Was One and Twenty
  • O, My Luve is Like a Red, Red Rose

Quisit Beauty

  • Rose
  • Dawn
  • Brook in the Meadow

Who Has Seen the Wind?
Wondrous Night

Mable Bailey

From Child’s World:

  • Seven Days
  • Birthday Song
  • Seasons

Mrs. H. H. A. (Amy) Beach (1867 - 1944)

Ecstasy (Op. 19, No. 2)
Ein Altes Gebet
Golden Gates
Ich Sagte Nicht (Op. 51, No. 1)
Kyrie (Mass in E flat)
Oh Were My Love
The Year’s at the Spring
With Thee

Lili Boulanger (1893 - 1918)

Elle etait descendue au bas de la prairie

Nadia Boulanger (1887 - 1979)


Francesca Caccini (1587 - c.1637)

Ardo infelice (Eight arias)
Per la piu vaga e bella

Cecile Chaminade (1857 - 1944)

L’anneau d’argent
Mots d’Amour

Isabella Colbran (1785 - 1845)

La speranza al cor mi dice
Povero Cor

Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel (1805 - 1847)

Warum sind denn du Rosen so blass

Jeraldine Saunders Herbison (1941 - )

I’ll Not Forget

Betty Jackson King (1928 - 1994)

Folk Song arrangement: It’s Me, O Lord
In the Springtime

Liza Lehmann (1862 - 1918)

There are fairies at the bottom of our garden

Alma Schindler Mahler (1879 - 1964)

Bei dir ist es traut
Die stille Stadt
Ich wandle unter Blumen
Laue Sommernacht

Mirabai (Sixteenth Century Queen)

Payoji Meine

Florence Price (1888 -1953)

Feet o’ Jesus
Trouble Done Come My Way

Louise Reichardt (1779 - 1826)

Se non piange un infelice

Clara Wieck Schumann (1819 - 1896)

Er ist gekommen in Sturm und Regen
Mein Stern
Sie Liebten sich beide
Warum willst du and’re fragen

Ruth Crawford Seeger (1901 - 1953)

Folk Song arrangements:

  • Riding in the Buggy, Miss Mary Jane
  • What Did You Have for Your Supper?

When, not if

Naomi Shemer (1930 - 2003)

Yerushalayim shel zahav

Barbara Strozzi (ca. 1619 - 1664)

Moralita Amorosa
Con male nuove, non si puo cantare

Jane Vieu (1871 - 1955)

La Belle au Bois dormant

Gwyneth Walker (1947 - )

Prayers and Blessings

Course Info

As Taught In
Spring 2007
Learning Resource Types
Written Assignments with Examples