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2021 NATS Cal-Western Region Conference and Student Auditions - Shared screen with speaker view
Rachel Velarde (she/her)
18:30
5 pieces by Caccini are in the new 24 Italian Songs by Women Composers, available at Hildegard.com
Kimberly James
18:45
^ I need to get that anthology
Rachel Velarde (she/her)
18:55
I highly recommend it. It's good.
Robin Fisher
19:04
@Kimberly—it’s in high and low editions!
Kimberly James
19:21
I love to sing her Lorelei setting!!!
Albert Lee
19:45
I just got it and will assign from it this semester. It’s got lovely stuff in it
Mary McMurtery (she/her)
21:12
I just recently received mine as well! <3
Kimberly James
21:14
^ similar assignment for my students, Albert
Ruth Ellis
22:13
I have been giving my students extra credit for selecting music by women or composers of color:)
Robin Fisher
22:19
Chaminade: some good stuff for high(er) soprano, a lovely work for tenor and flute (Portrait}
Albert Lee
22:48
Tenor and Flute. Hmmmm. Let’s do it
Robin Fisher
23:01
<3
Phillip Harris
23:16
There you go, Dr. James! Viradot! Lol
Kimberly James
23:25
She was buds with Chopin! Super influential in her circle.
Kimberly James
23:36
^ ha! Phillip yes.
Robin Fisher
23:44
Amy Beach set French and German texts, too!!
Phillip Harris
24:15
Nothing like more research!
Kimberly James
24:23
^ Amen!
Catherine Fagiolo
24:59
Please repeat the link to the slides when you can.
Robin Fisher
25:00
Price: Several songs edited by Ruth Friedberg, available through Hal Leonard
Rachel Velarde (she/her)
25:04
The new collection from Classical Vocal Reprints is great - Price....
Catherine Fagiolo
26:16
Thank you!
Kimberly James
26:55
Great idea!!
Kimberly James
27:14
Her music is AWESOME
Kimberly James
27:32
^Clearfield
Robin Fisher
27:53
Info about African American Art Song composers, website hosted by Darryl Taylor of UC Irvine: https://www.artsongalliance.org/
Albert Lee
32:21
Ellen Reid is wonderful. I got to work with her on a piece she was workshopping for LA Masterworks Chorale
Albert Lee
32:30
She’s also quite accessible
Rachel Velarde (she/her)
32:47
Yes - Gwyneth Walker is a student favorite.
Robin Fisher
43:56
Mary Howe composed EIGHT volumes of art songs set to English, German and French texts.
Robin Fisher
44:24
Ruth Schonthal (d. 2006) composed three operas and lots of arts songs in English and German
Kimberly James
44:53
“Music, Gender, Education” (Lucy Green) is an older book but thought provoking regarding women in music.
Robin Fisher
45:17
Ruth Friedberg edited a complete series of art songs by women composers including Florence Price, Emma Lou Diemer, Mary Howe, Amy Beach and more.
Ruth Ellis
46:27
I buy what I can but also have used Inter Library Loan for things I can't buy.
Robin Fisher
46:44
@Dr. Harris - thank you!
Rachel Velarde (she/her)
47:32
Also, we need to update our Song Literature courses
Melissa Walker Glenn
47:50
Oh thanks @Phillip Harris.
Kimberly James
48:35
Yeah, one of my students (female, not white) was challenged on performing a piece by a woman composer who set a story about being a 1st nations woman. So not everyone agrees on "appropriate."
Phillip Harris
49:15
Brittney E. Boykin https://beboykin.com/index.php/music/ Contact her to sing her new song cycle with text by Maya Angelou
Kimberly James
50:31
It’s hard to know where that LINE is with regard to appropriation?
Robin Fisher
50:45
Lauren Spavelko, talented composer of art song and choral settings of American poetry. https://www.laurenspavelko.com/vocal
Melissa Walker Glenn
51:46
Stefania Turkevwich wrote dozens of art songs. She’s not well known.
Melissa Walker Glenn
51:55
Turkewich
Melissa Walker Glenn
51:56
Sorry
Rachel Velarde (she/her)
52:31
I'm singing some by Shruthi Rajasekar on the recital later today...
Ruth Ellis
52:39
Lisa Despain is doing a lot of composing.
Robin Fisher
52:40
Susheel Bibbs publ. a booklet with guidelines for singing spirituals… including diction help and stylistic aspects.
Robin Fisher
53:27
Bibbs booklet: The Art of the Spiritual: https://www.amazon.com/Art-Spiritual-Enhancing-Performance-Concert/dp/1535190094/ref=sr_1_5?dchild=1&keywords=susheel+bibbs&qid=1610909171&sr=8-5
Ruth Ellis
53:44
I performed a recital of women composers, my second, this fall. On my website:)
Mary McMurtery (she/her)
53:45
Ashi Day is a friend of mine, and has composed both art song and choral music, both sacred and secular
Albert Lee
54:05
Susheel Bibbs is SUCH a lovely lady and invaluable resource
Jennifer Nagy
54:14
awesome Rachel!!!
Kimberly James
54:39
Great stuff in this chat! <save>
Catherine Fagiolo
54:56
How do you save the chat?
Catherine Fagiolo
55:28
Thank you!
Robin Fisher
56:20
@Albert Lee — yes, she came to Sac State to do a fabulous presentation/workshop on the topic of her booklet. We had a great time!
Phillip Harris
56:57
Ms. Bibbs is fabulous
Phillip Harris
58:52
This has been fabulous, Dr. Lister, thank you for sharing some of your research!
CJ Greer
59:01
Thank you, Robin! Helps to hear that experts are encouraging everyone to sing this music!
Robin Fisher
59:03
Thank you, Dr. Lister!!!
nova jimenez
59:03
thank you!
Monica Williams
59:11
Thank you so much, Dr. Lister!
Olivia Ngo
59:13
Thank you so much Dr. Lister!
Makenna Jacobs
59:14
Thank you so much!
CJ Greer
59:28
Thank you, Dr. Lister. Wonderful info!
kathryne jennings
59:35
thank you so much!
Jennifer Nagy
59:36
THank you!
Melissa Walker Glenn
59:36
Thank you, that was wonderful!
Katherine Parker
59:36
Thank you!!
Katie Polit
59:41
Thank you! That was wonderful!