MaryCatherine Moroney
Mezzo Soprano

Mezzo Soprano

Repertoire
 

*denotes pieces performed publicly

Arias
 “I have dreamt”*                                                                                                                Bernard Herrmann
        from Wuthering Heights “Lullaby”*                                                                                                                            Gian Carlo Menotti
        from The Consul
“Ah, Michele don’t you know”*   
        from  Saint of Bleecker Street
Augusta, how can you turn away?”*                                                                            Douglas Moore         

       from Ballad of Baby Doe
“Hence, Iris hence away”*                                                                                                G.F. Handel
        f
rom Semele
“Scenes of horror, scenes of woe”*    
        from Jeptha
Habañera”*                                                                                                                        Georges Bizet
“Près de ramparts de Seville”*
        from Carmen
“Connais-tu le pays”*                                                                                                        Ambroise Thomas
        from Mignon
“Va laisse couler mes larmes”*                                                                                         Jules Massenet
“Ces lettres (Letter Scene)”
        from Werther
“Amour viens aider”*                                                                                                         Camille Saint-Säens
“Mon coeur s’ouvre á ta voix”*
        from Samson et Dalila
“Acerba voluttà”*                                                                                                               Francesco Cilea
        from Adriana Lecouvreur
Furibondo spira il vento*                                                                                               G.F. Handel
        from Partenope
Ombra mai fu”*
        
from Xerxes
“Nel pur ardor”*                                                                                                                  Jacopo Peri
        from Euridice
“Che farò senza Euridice”*                                                                                                Christoph Wilibald Gluck
        from Orfeo ed Euridice
“Cruda sorte”*                                                                                                                     Giaocchino Rossini
        from L’Italiana in Algeri
“Ah, se tu dormi”*                                                                                                              Nicolai Vaccai
        from Romeo et Juillette
“Sposa son disprezzata”*                                                                                                  Geminiano Giacomelli

        from Bajazet                                                                                                                 (formerly attr. A. Vivaldi)
“Va l’error mio palesa”*                                                                                                     W.A. Mozart
        from Mitridate, re di Ponto
“Non so più”*
“Voi che sapete”
        from Le Nozze di Figaro
“Stride la vampa”                                                                                                                 Giuseppe Verdi
        
from Il Trovatore
“Voce di donna”*                                                                                    Amarille Ponchielli
        from La Gioconda
“Polina’s Aria” *                                                                                                                  Piotr I. Tchaikovsky
        from Pique Dame
“Jeanne’s Aria”*
        from Jeanne D’Arc
“Dream divine, enchanting sight”*                                                                                   Mikhail Glinka
        from Ruslan & Lyudmilla
“Lel’s Third Song”8                                                                                                             N. Rimsy-Korsakov
        from The Snow Maiden

English
Litany                                                                                                                                    John Musto
Could be
Will there really be a morning?                                                                                          Ricky Ian Gordon
Janet underneath the roses*
We will always walk together*
A Horse with wings
Luck
Poems of Love and the Rain                                                                                              Ned Rorem
The Alto’s Lament*                                                                                                            M. Heisler & N. Goldrich
The Crucifixion*                                                                                                                  Samuel Barber
Sure on this shining night*
Come Ready and See Me*                                                                                                 Richard Hundley
Astronomers*
Thoreau*                                                                                                                              Charles Ives
Is that Mr. Reilly?*
West End
The Starry Night                                                                                                                  Jake Heggie
Celestial Locomotion
Go thy great way!
Reflection*
The Sun kept Setting
Touch
Epilogue: I would not paint a picture
        from Starry Night        
To Speak of Love*
A Gift to Share
A Bowl of Roses*                                                                                                               Robert Coningsby Clarke

Do not go, my Love*                                                                                                          Richard Hageman

The Cry of Rachel*                                                                                                             Mary Turner Salter

When I have sung my songs*                                                                                          Ernest Charles
If Music be the Food of Love*                                                                                         Henry Purcell
Adam’s Sleep
Music for a While*
George*                                                                                                                                 William Bolcom
Song of Black Max*
Amor*
My Lagan Love*                                                                                                                 Hamilton Harty

A Lullaby*
The Last Hour*                                                                                                                A. Walter Kramer
On Eagle’s Wings*                                                                                                         Michael Joncas
Where Corals Lie*                                                                                                           Edward Elgar
Symptom Recital*                                                                                                            Seymour Barab
        
from Songs of Perfect Propriety
Stars and the Moon*                                                                                                      Jason Robert Brown
Flagmaker: 1776*
Surabaya Santa*
        
from Songs for a New World

Goodbye, my love                                                                                                            Stephen Flaherty
Your Daddy’s Son*
        
from Ragtime
The Saga of Jenny*                                                                                                         Kurt Weill
        
from Lady in the Dark
Say it isn’t so*                                                                                                                  Irving Berlin
Is it really me?*                                                                                                                 Harvey Schmidt
        from 110 in the Shade
No one is alone*                                                                                                               Stephen Sondheim

        from Into the Woods
Anyone can Whistle*
        from Anyone Can Whistle
Losing my Mind*
        from Follies
Send in the Clowns*
Every Day a Little Death*
        from A Little Night Music
I never do anything twice
Hosanna to the Son of David (with full choir)*                                                              G.F. Handel
O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion* He shall feed his flock*
He was despised*
But who may abide*
        
from The Messiah
Woe, woe unto them who forsake Him*                                                                          Felix Mendelssohn
O rest in the Lord*
        
from Elijah

French
Six Chansons de Theatre*                                                                                                 Darius Milhaud
Le dromadaire                                                                                                                       Francis Poulenc
La chevre du Thibet
La sauterelle
Le dauphin
L’écrevisse
La carpe
        from Le Bestiaire
Quatre Chansons pour voix grave*                                                                                 Arthur Honegger
Les Berceaux*                                                                                                                     Gabriel Fauré
Au Bord de Leau*
Pysché*                                                                                                                                Emile Paladilhe
Beau Soir*                                                                                                                            Claude Debussy
Fantoches*                                                                                                                          
        
from Fêtes Galantes
Cest lextase*
Il pleure dans mon Coeur*
Lombre des arbres*
Chevaux de Bois*
        
from Ariettes Oubliées
Villanelle*                                                                                                                             Hector Berlioz
Le Spectre de la Rose*
        
from Les Nuit DÉté
Pastorelle*                                                                                                                            Georges Bizet


German
Der Engel*                                                                                                                            Richard Wagner
Stehe stille*
Im Treibhaus*
Schmerzen*
Träume*
        from Wesendonck Lieder
Auf dem Schmerz*                                                                                                              Alban Berg
I., II., III.
        from Vier Lieder
Lied der Waldtaube                                                                                                            Arnold Schoenberg
        from Guerre Lieder
Christbaum*                                                                                                                         Peter Cornelius
Die Hirten*
Drei Könige*
Simeon*
Christus der Kinderfreund*
Christkind*
        from Weihnachtslieder, Op. 8
Zueignung*                                                                                                                          Richard Strauss
Morgen*
Befreit
Von ewiger liebe*                                                                                                                Johannes Brahms
O kühler Wald*
Der Tod, das ist die kühle Nacht*
Dein blaues Auge*
Die Mainacht*
Botschaft*
O wüsst’ich doch den Weg zurück*
Der Schmied*
Immer leiser wird*
In Waldeinsamkeit
Wie Melodien
Der Tod und das Mädchen*                                                                                             Franz Schubert
Die Junge Nonne*
Nacht und Träume*
In der Fremde*                                                                                                                     Robert Schumann
Intermezzo*
Waldesgesprach*
Die Stille*
Mondnacht*
        from Liederkreis, Op. 39
Seit ich ihn gesehen*
Er, der Herrlichste von allen*
        from Frauenliebe und Leben
Lied der Braut II*
Die Soldatenbraut*
Urlicht*                                                                                                                                  Gustav Mahler
        from Second Symphony in C minor
Das irdische Leben*
Nicht Wiedersehen*
“Erbarme dich”*                                                                                                                   J.S. Bach
“Können Tränen meiner Wangen”*
        from St. Matthew's Passion
“Schlafe, mein Liebster”*
“Bereite dich, Zion”         from Weihnacht’s-Oratorium
 

Italian
Il mio bel foco  *                                                                                                                   Benedetto Marcello
Le Pecorelle*
Non mé grave morir*
Cara e dolce*                                                                                                                        Alessandro Scarlatti
O cessate di piagarmi*
Di Tacere e di Schernirmi*                                                                                                  G.F. Handel


Latin
Esurientes implevit bonis*                                                                                                 J.S. Bach
        from Magnificat
Qui sedes ad dexteram Patris*                                                                                           Antonio Vivaldi
        from Gloria


Russian
My Verses*                                                                                                                          Dmitri Shostakovich
Whence Such Tenderness*
Dialogue Between Hamlet and His Conscience*
The Poet and The Czar*
No, Drums Were Beating*
To Anna Akhmatova*
        from Six Poems of Marina Tsvetaeyeva, Op. 143, (Suite for Voice and Piano)
When I look into your eyes*                                                                                            Alexandre Glazunov
Angel*                                                                                                                                  Sergei Slonimsky
It’s nothing for I’m doleful*
In the silent night*                                                                                                             Sergei Rachmaninoff
O, do not grieve*
The Soldier’s Wife*


Chamber Music (voice plus instruments)
11 Folksongs for Mezzo and 7 Instruments*                                                                  Luciano Berio
Síppal, dobbal, Nádihegedüvel (for Mezzo and 4 Percussionists)*                            Györgi Ligeti
Geistliches Wiegenlied (with cello)*                                                                                Johannes Brahms
        from Zwei Gesänge
Erbarme dich (with violin)*                                                                                                J.S. Bach
        from St. Matthew’s Passion
Wiederstehe doch der Sünde (with organ)*   
        from Kantate No. 14
Esurientes implevit bonis (with violin)*
The Farmer on the Dole (with pastaphone)*                                                                   P.D.Q. Bach
A Girl’s Song to Her Mother (with flute)*                                                                       Hilary Tann
Pie Jesu  (with cello and organ)*                                                                                       Maurice Duruflé
        from Requiem

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