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William O'Brien, Second Year Master's Voice Recital


Barbro Osher Recital Hall
200 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94102
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Mai-Linh Pham, piano


Texts and Translations

This recital is dedicated to the memory of my dear friend, Kate Bell.

Raulph Vaughan Williams (1872–1958)
Songs of Travel
     I. The Vagabond
     II. Let Beauty Awake
     III. The Roadside Fire
     IV. Youth and Love
     V. In Dreams
     VI. The Infinite Shining Heavens
     VII. Whither Must I Wander
     VIII. Bright is the Ring of Words
     IX. I Have Trod the Upward and the Downward Slope

Jacques Ibert (1890–1962)
Chansons de Don Quichotte
     I. Chanson du départ de Don Quichotte
     II. Chanson à Dulcinée
     III. Chanson du Duc
     IV. Chanson de la mort de Don Quichotte


Franz Schubert (1797–1828)
Selections from Winterreise
     I. Gute Nacht
     V. Der Lindenbaum
     XI. Frühlingstraum

Marques L. A. Garrett (b. 1984)
A Love Cycle
     I. A Love Song
     II. Herz, mein Herz, sei nicht beklommen
     III. Adieu, jusque je vous revoye

Richard Strauss (1864–1949)
“Wie schön ist doch die Musik”
     from Die schweigsame Frau

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