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Junior Recital: Abigail Rockhill, voice, and Elective Recital: Anna Nordhagen, voice

Junior Recital: Abigail Rockhill, voice, and Elective Recital: Anna Nordhagen, voice
Date Sunday, May 16, 2021
3 p.m.
Location Benson Great Hall - View maps and directions
Bethel University
3900 Bethel Dr St Paul MN 55112
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CostFree, no tickets required
SponsorsDepartment of Music and Theatre

Event Description

The Department of Music and Theatre presents Abigail Rockhill, student of Marcus Simmons, in a Junior Recital and Anna Nordhagen, student of Merrin Guice Gill, in an Elective Recital. Accompanied by Emily Urban, Abigail will sing the following program:

Samuel Barber: Hermit Songs
I. At Saint Patrick's Purgatory
II. Church Bell at Night
III. St. Ita's Vision
V. The Crucifixion
VIII. The Monk and his Cat

Vincenzo Bellini: Vaga luna, che inargenti
Vincenzo Bellini: Per pieta, bell'idol mio
Vincenzo Bellini: Ma rendi pur contento

Francis Poulenc: Paul et Virginie
Francis Poulenc: Les Chemins de l'amour

Franz Schubert: Im Fruhling
Franz Schubert: Lied der Mignon (from "Gesange asu 'Wilhelm Meister'")
Franz Schubert: An die Musik

Accompanied by Emily Urban, Anna will sing the following program:

Amilcare Ponchielli: L'Eco
Gaetano Donizetti: Oh! vieni al mare
Franz Schubert: Gretchen am Spinnrade
Hugo Wolf: Lebe wohl
Giacomo Puccini: Senza mamma (from "Suor Angelica")
Ernest Chausson: Hebe (No. 6 from "7 Melodies, Op. 2")
Reynaldo Hahn: Si mes vers avaient des ailes
Betty Jackson King: Compensation (No. 3 from "A Set of Three Dunbar Poems")
Lee Hoiby: Lady of the Harbor (No. 2 from "Three Women")

Abigail's recital is presented in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Bachelor of Music degree in Applied Performance with a vocal emphasis.


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