[Winter Songfest] Photo: Karl Rabe
Photo: Karl Rabe

Bard College Conservatory of Music Presents

Winter Songfest

A festive holiday celebration with Dawn Upshaw and students of the Bard Conservatory Graduate Vocal Arts Program, Postgraduate Collaborative Piano Fellows, Hudson Valley Brass, and special guests: the chorus from the Mill Road Primary School. 


Henry Purcell
arr. Benjamin Britten
Sound the Trumpet
Anonymous Sonata from Die Bänkelsängerlieder          
trad., arr. John Jacob Niles  I Wonder as I Wander
Hugo Wolf  Nun wandre, Maria             
Gian Carlo Menotti  Have You Seen the Child, from Amahl and the Night Visitors
Ralph Vaughan Williams  This is the Truth Sent from Above and
When Icicles Hang by the Wall
Samuel Barber Sure on this Shining Night
Charles Ives December
Sally K. Albrecht Seven Feet of Snow and
Clap Your Hands
Qi Jianbo Home Thoughts
Richard Rodgers Sing for your Supper
Leroy Anderson
arr. Thomas Purdie
Sleigh Ride
trad., arr. Joaquín Nin Villancico andaluz
trad., arr. Aaron Copland The Little Horses
Lazar Weiner A Nigun
trad., arr.  Riu Riu Chiu
Joni Mitchell, arr. John Greer I Wish I had a River
trad., arr. Ives In the Mornin'
Mel Torme and Robert Wells
arr. Phil Azelton
The Christmas Song
trad., arr. John Rutter We Wish You a Merry Christmas

Program subject to change