Violin seahorse & mermaid

recital program

October 11, 2015 Mendocino, California

October 18, 2015 San Francisco

Paula Wilder-Gaubert, soprano

Daniel Lockert, piano


Song titles link to texts and translations

 

II


                                                                                Sergei Prokofiev

    

  Into your chamber (Pushkin)


   Five poems by Anna Akhmatova, op 27 (1916)

                 1. Sunlight filled the room

                 2. About real tenderness

                 3. Memory of the sun

                 4. Greetings

                 5. The grey-eyed king



     Selected songs and cycles                              Francis Poulenc

               Métamorphoses FP 121 (1943)                

                        I. Reine des mouettes

                        II. C’est ainsi que tu es

                       III.  Paganini


              La grenouillère


              Trois chansons de Louise Lalanne, FP 37 (1931)

                         I. Le présent

                         II. Chanson

                         III. Hier


              From Calligrammes (Apollinaire)

                        Voyage



        Russian Songs                                Sergei Rachmaninov

                The waterlily   

                In my garden at night                                      

                Spring Waters

I


    Ständchen                                                        Richard Strauss

         


    Three poems of Paul Verlaine

           Il pleure dans mon cœur                           Claude Debussy

            Green

            Le son du cor                                             Louis Vierne




     Four songs about the ocean

             De grève                                                    Claude Debussy

             Sailing in moonlight                                  Toivo Kuula

             Sea-snatch                                                  Samuel Barber

             Marine                                                       Louis Vierne




   Mermaids and magical melodies      

            Wie melodien zieht es mir                         Johannes Brahms   


       Deux chants d’Ariel (1923)                                 Arthur Honegger

                     Venez jusqu’à ces sables d’or

                      Où butine l’abeille


            Chansons de la petite sirène (1926)

                      La chanson des sirènes

                      La berceuse de la sirène



    Var det en dröm ?                                             Jean Sibelius




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song translations by

Paula Wilder-Gaubert

unless otherwise noted