Love, Invincible in Battle
The Operatic Music of Mikis Theodorakis
Oct. 15, 2009, 8:00 PM
Cultural Center, Cathedral School of the Holy Trinity
319 E. 74
th St., New York City

Alexandra Skendrou, soprano
Rachel Evangeline Barham, soprano
Jessi Baden-Campbell, mezzo-soprano
Marcos Santos, tenor
James Rogers, baritone
Phil Holmgren, baritone
Andrew Earle Simpson, piano

Program

from Electra

Act II Aria, “O Memory of the Most Beloved”

Jessi Baden-Campbell, mezzo-soprano

from Medea

Act I, Scene 4: “Unhappy Woman/Calamities Besiege Me”

Rachel Evangeline Barham, soprano
Alexandra Skendrou, Jessi Baden-Campbell, Chorus

Act I, Scene 3 Duet: “I order to you to take those sullen looks”

Rachel Evangeline Barham, soprano
James Rogers, baritone

Act I, Scene 3 Aria: “I am not by nature a tyrant”

Phil Holmgren, baritone
Marcos Santos, James Rogers, Chorus

Act II Scene 10 (complete): “I have come at your bidding”

Rachel Evangeline Barham, soprano
Marcos Santos, tenor
Jessi Baden-Campbell, Chorus Leader

from Antigone

Act I, Scene 3: Antigone’s Lament (soprano)

Alexandra Skendrou, soprano

from Lysistrata

Act II Aria: “Your faces flees like water”

Rachel Evangeline Barham, soprano

from Antigone

Act II Finale: “Love, invincible in battle”

Alexandra Skendrou, soprano
Marcos Santos, tenor

Ena to Helidoni (from “Axion Esti”)

Ensemble