Boosey & Hawkes Opera Anthology – Soprano Boosey & Hawkes Voice Softcover

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Boosey & Hawkes Opera Anthology – Soprano Boosey & Hawkes Voice Softcover

  • Boosey & Hawkes Voice
  • Boosey & Hawkes
  • Softcover
  • Various
  • Richard Walters

This landmark publication collects arias and role excerpts from operas by John Adams, Benjamin Britten, Carlisle Floyd, Richard Strauss, and many other composers published by Boosey & Hawkes. Includes extensive plot notes and translations. The soprano volume also includes ten arias for coloratura.


John Adams: DOCTOR ATOMIC: Am I in your light? • NIXON IN CHINA: I don't daydream • Dominick Argento: THE BOOR: The Widow's Aria • CASANOVA'S HOMECOMING: Though absent from these ears and eyes • THE VOYAGE OF EDGAR ALLAN POE: Virginia's Aria • Leonard Bernstein: A QUIET PLACE: Dede's Aria • Benjamin Britten: ALBERT HERRING: I'm full of happiness • Miss Wordsworth's Aria • GLORIANA: The Dressing-Table Song • The Queen's Dilemma • A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM: Injurious Hermia • PETER GRIMES: Let her among you without fault • Embroidery Aria • THE TURN OF THE SCREW: How beautiful it is • Lost in my labyrinth • Aaron Copland: THE TENDER LAND: Laurie's Song • Carlisle Floyd: COLD SASSY TREE: Rented rooms • OF MICE AND MEN: Curly's Wife's Aria • SUSANNAH: Ain't it a pretty night • The trees on the mountains • WUTHERING HEIGHTS: I've dreamt in my life • John Gay, realized by Benjamin Britten: THE BEGGAR'S OPERA: I'm like a skiff on the ocean tossed • When young at the bar...Ungrateful Macheath! • Henry Purcell, realized and edited by Benjamin Britten and Imogen Holst: DIDO AND AENEAS: Oft she visits this lov'd mountain • Thanks to these lonesome vales • Sergei Rachmaninoff: FRANCESCA DA RIMINI: Francesca's Aria • Ned Rorem: OUR TOWN: Emily's Aria • Richard Strauss: ARABELLA: Das war sehr gut, Mandryka • ARIADNE AUF NAXOS: Es gibt ein Reich • CAPRICCIO: Kein Andres, das mir so im Herzen loht (Letzte Szene/Final Scene) • DER ROSENKAVALIER: Da geht er hin (Monolog der Marschallin/Marschallin's Monologue) • Igor Stravinsky: THE RAKE'S PROGRESS: No word from Tom...I go to him


John Adams: NIXON IN CHINA: I am the wife of Mao Tsetung • Dominick Argento: MISS HAVISHAM'S FIRE: I see in you a looking glass • POSTCARD FROM MOROCCO: Lady with a Hand Mirror Aria • Jack Beeson: CAPTAIN JINKS OF THE HORSE MARINES: Aurelia's Aria • Leonard Bernstein: CANDIDE: Glitter and Be Gay • Benjamin Britten: A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM: Come, now a roundel • Be kind and courteous • Richard Strauss: ARABELLA: Die Wiener Herrn verstehn sich • ARIADNE AUF NAXOS: Grossmätige Prinzessin • Igor Stravinsky: LE ROSSIGNOL: Chanson du Rossignol

Song List

  • Ain't It A Pretty Night!
  • Am I In Your Light?
  • Aurelia's Aria (My Father Was A Tenor)
  • Be Kind And Courteous
  • Chanson Du Rossignol (Song Of The Nightingale)
  • Come, Now A Roundel
  • Curley's Wife's Aria (He's Always Left When I've Just Come)
  • Da Geht Er Hin (The Marschallin's Monologue)
  • Das War Sehr Gut, Mandryka
  • Die Wiener Herrn Verstehn Sich
  • The Dressing-Table Song
  • Embroidery Aria
  • Emily's Aria
  • Es Gibt Ein Reich
  • Francesca's Aria
  • Glitter And Be Gay
  • Grossmatige Prinzessin
  • How Beautiful It Is
  • I Am The Wife Of Mao Tsetung
  • I Don't Daydream
  • I See In You A Looking Glass
  • I'm Full Of Happiness
  • I'm Like A Skiff On The Ocean Tossed
  • I've Dreamt In My Life
  • Injurious Hermia
  • Kein Andres, Das Mir So Im Herzen Loht (Final Scene)
  • Lady With A Hand Mirror Aria
  • Laurie's Song
  • Let Her Among You Without Fault
  • Lost In My Labyrinth
  • Miss Wordsworth's Aria (My Heart Leaps Up With Joy)
  • Mommy, Are You Here (Dede's Aria)
  • No Word From Tom...I Go To Him
  • Oft She Visits This Lov'd Mountain
  • The Queen's Dilemma
  • Rented Rooms
  • Thanks To These Lonesome Vales
  • Though Absent From These Ears And Eyes
  • The Trees On The Mountains
  • Virginia's Aria
  • When Young At The Bar...Ungrateful Macheath!
  • The Widow's Aria

Download the Digital Sheet Music for Boosey & Hawkes Opera Anthology – Soprano.


  • Piano Accompaniment
  • Soprano
  • Vocal

Product Details

  • $29.99 (US)
  • #HL 48023840
  • 9781540030054
  • 888680631055
  • 9.0"
  • 12.0"
  • 306 Pages

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