BRIDGET BUDGE CONTRALTO
Repertoire List


ORATORIO

Vivaldi GLORIA
Handel DIXIT DOMINUS, MESSIAH (Ger/Eng), JUDAS MACCABEAUS, ISRAEL IN EGYPT
Bach MAGNIFICAT, MASS IN B MINOR, St JOHN PASSION, (Ger/Eng) St. MATTHEW PASSION, (Ger/Eng) CHRISTMAS ORATORIO (Ger/Eng)
Pergolesi STABAT MATER
Mozart REQUIEM, SOLEMN VESPERS, C MINOR MASS
Beethoven CHORAL FANTASIA, SYMPHONY no. 9, MASS IN C
Mendelssohn ELIJAH
Brahms ALTO RHAPSODY
Rossini PETITE MESSE SOLENNELLE
Dvorak STABAT MATER
Verdi REQUIEM
Saint Saens CHRISTMAS ORATORIO
Elgar THE MUSICMAKERS, DREAM OF GERONTIUS, THE APOSTLES, THE KINGDOM
Durufle REQUIEM
Stravinsky MASS IN C
Tippett A CHILD OF OUR TIME


ORCHESTRAL

Elgar SEA PICTURES, LAND OF HOPE AND GLORY
Mahler KINDERTOTENLIEDER, LIED VON DER ERDE, SYMPHONY no. 2

OPERA

Wagner ERDE, FRICKA, WALTRAUTE
Gluck ORFEO
Handel DARDANO
Verdi AZUCENA, ULRICA, MADDELENA
Tippett SOSOSTRIS
Puccini SUZUKI
Mascagni MAMMA LUCIA
Britten LUCRETIA, FLORENCE
Saint Saens DALILA
Stravinsky BABA, JOCASTA
Purcell SORCERESS
Monteverdi ARNALTA, ERICLEA


SONG CYCLES

Wagner WESENDONCK LIEDER
Britten A CHARM OF LULLABIES
Elgar (SEA PICTURES), SEVEN LIEDER
Schumann FRAUENLIEBE UND LEBEN
Dring BETJEMAN SONGS
Mahler KINDERTOTENLIEDER
Berlioz LES NUITS D’ETE
Berkeley FOUR POEMS OF TERESA OF AVILA (contralto and strings)
Brahms FOUR SERIOUS SONGS
Barber HERMIT SONGS
Dvorak GYPSY SONGS, BIBLICAL SONGS

SONG
(German)

Bach BIST DU BEI MIR
Beethoven IN QUESTA TOMBA OSCURA
Schumann FRAUENLIEBE UND LEBEN, WIDMUNG, DER LOTUSBLUME, DER NUSSBAUM, MONDNACHT ….
Schubert DIE FORELLE, AN DIE MUSIK, DER MUSENSOHN, LACHEN UND WEINEN, DU BIST DIE RUH, SCHAFERS KLAGELIED, DIE JUNGE NONNE, GRETCHEN AM SPINRADE, IM FRUHLING, HEIDENROSLEIN, LOB DER TRANEN, ROMANZE AUS ROSAMUNDE, LIED DER MIGNON, LITANEI, DER TOD UND DAS MADCHEN, AVE MARIA, DER WANDERER ……
Brahms FOUR SERIOUS SONGS, TWO SONGS WITH VIOLA OBBLIGATO
VON EWIGER LIEBE, DIE MAINACHT, AN DIE NACHTIGALL, DER GANG ZUM LIEBEN, DER SHMIED, IMMER LEISER WIRD MEIN SCHLUMMER, VERGEBLICHES STANDCHEN, LIEBESTREU, AN EINE AOLSHARFE, WIEGENLIED, AN EIN VEILCHEN, SAPPISCHE ODE, WIR WANDELTEN, KOMM BALD, WIE MELODIEN, SALAMANDER…..
Mahler KINDERTOTENLIEDER, URLICHT, RHEINLEGENDCHEN, IRRIDSCHE LEBEN, UM MITTERNACHT, WER HAT DIES LIEDLEIN ERDACHT? ICH BIN DER WELT ABHANDEN GEKOMMEN
Wolf VERBORGENHEIT, AUF EIN ALTES BILD, DAS VERLASSENE MAGDLEIN, DER GARTNER, NIMMERSATTE LIEBE, ER ISTS
Strauss ZUEIGNUNG
Schoeck RAVENNA,KEINE RAST, HORCH HORST DU NICHT VOM HIMMEL HER, HERBSTGEFUHL, DAMMRUNG SENKTE SICH VON OBEN, AUF EIN KIND, ABENDWOLKEN, ABSCHIED,


SONG (English)

Elgar IN MOONLIGHT, TO THE CHILDREN, THE BLUE-EYES FAIRY, PLEADING, SPEAK MUSIC, IN THE DAWN, THE TORCH, THE RIVER, THERE ARE SEVEN THAT PULL THE THREAD, MODEST AND FAIR, LIKE TO THE DAMASK ROSE, QUEEN MARY’S SONG, SONG OF AUTUMN, THE POET’S LIFE, THROUGH THE LONG DAYS, RONDEL, THE SHEPHERD’S SONG, THE WIND AT DAWN, THE PIPES OF PAN, IS SHE NOT PASSING FAIR?, STILL TO BE NEAT, TWILIGHT, SEA PICTURES
Anon HAVE YOU SEEN BUT A WHYTE LILLIE GROW
Arne WHERE THE BEE SUCKS, RULE BRITANNIA
Bantock SONG TO THESEALS
Barber RAIN HAS FALLEN, SLEEP NOW, I HEAR AN ARMY, HERMIT SONGS, SURE ON THIS SHINING NIGHT
Britten CHARM OF LULLABIES, FOLK SONG ARRANGEMENTS
Delius TWILIGHT FANCIES
Dring BETJEMAN SONGS, TAKE O TAKE THOSE LIPS AWAY
Harty SEA WRACK
Hatton THE ENCHANTRESS
Holst THE HEART WORSHIPS
Howells KING DAVID
Ireland SEA FEVER, I HAVE TWELVE OXEN, SONG FROM O’ER THE HILL, BED IN SUMMER, THE THREE RAVENS, IF THERE WERE DREAMS TO SELL, THE HOLY BOY, EX ORE INNOCENTIUM
Gurney SEVERN MEADOWS, DOWN BY THE SALLY GARDENS, THE SCRIBE
Purcell EVENING HYMN, MAD BESS, MUSIC FOR A WHILE, IF MUSIC BE THE FOOD OF LOVE, I ATTEMPT FROM LOVE’S SICKNESS
Quilter NOW SLEEPS THE CRIMSON PETAL, WEEP YOU NO MORE, BY A FOUNTAINSIDE, GO LOVELY ROSE, JUNE, OVER THE MOUNTAINS, FAIR HOUSE OF JOY
Stanford LA BELLE DAME SANS MERCI, SEA SONGS
Vaughan Williams SILENT NOON, WITHER MUST I WANDER, ORPHEUS WITH HIS LUTE

SONG (French)

Chausson LE TEMPS DES LILACS, LE COLIBR
Debussy CHANSONS DE BILITIS
Faure LES BERCEAUX, APRES UN REVE, LYDIA, FLEUR JETEE

SONG (Italian)

Giordani CARO MIO BEN
Durante VERGIN TUTTO AMOR + various Arie Antiche


MISC CONCERT PIECES

Handel OMBRA MAI FU, VERDI PRATI, DOVE SEI, LASCIA CH’IO PIANGA, SILENT WORSHIP, IRIS HENCE AWAY
Purcell WHEN I AM LAID IN EARTH
Saint Saens MON COEUR S’OUVRE A TA VOIX
Bizet HABANERA, SEGUEDILLE, CARD ARIA
Verdi STRIDE LA VAMPA

Sullivan THE LOST CHORD
Geehl FOR YOU ALONE
Liddle ABIDE WITH ME and various VICTORIAN BALLADS