Boosey & Hawkes Opera Anthology – Baritone/Bass Boosey & Hawkes Voice Softcover

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Boosey & Hawkes Opera Anthology – Baritone/Bass Boosey & Hawkes Voice Softcover

  • Boosey & Hawkes Voice
  • Boosey & Hawkes
  • Softcover
  • Various
  • Richard Walters
  • $29.99 (US)

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 baritone/bass volume also includes nine arias for bass or bass-baritone.


John Adams: DOCTOR ATOMIC: Batter my heart • A FLOWERING TREE: Storyteller's Aria • NIXON IN CHINA: News has a kind of mystery • Mister Premier • Dominick Argento: THE ASPERN PAPERS: What a yielding nature she has • CASANOVA'S HOMECOMING: You have already heard one sermon tonight • MISS HAVISHAM'S FIRE: If in the years to come • A WATER BIRD TALK: The Lecturer (Theme) • Leonard Bernstein: MASS: A Simple Song • Benjamin Britten: ALBERT HERRING: The Vicar's Aria (Virtue, says Holy Writ) • Tickling a trout • Churchyard's agog with a crowd of folk • BILLY BUDD: Billy Budd, king of the birds! • Billy's Farewell (Look! Through the port comes the moonshine astray!) • GLORIANA: Cecil's Report Cecil's Song of Government • A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM O Helen, goddess • THE RAPE OF LUCRETIA: Lucretia! I'm sick of that name! Tarquinius's Aria (Within this frail crucible of light) • Carlisle Floyd: OF MICE AND MEN: George's Aria (You bet it's gonna be diff'rent) • WILLIE STARK: We all come out of the earth • John Gay, realized by Benjamin Britten: THE BEGGAR'S OPERA: Thus Gamesters united in friendship • Sergei Rachmaninoff: ALEKO: Aleko's Cavatina • FRANCESCA DA RIMINI: Lanceotto's Aria • Ned Rorem: OUR TOWN: When I got married • Richard Strauss: ARABELLA: Nimmst einen Fiaker • Sie gibt mir keinen Blick • ARIADNE AUF NAXOS: Lieben, Hassen, Hoffen, Zagen • Igor Stravinsky: THE RAKE'S PROGRESS: Come, master • I burn! I freeze!


John Adams: DOCTOR ATOMIC: Teller's Aria • Dominick Argento: THE SHOEMAKERS' HOLIDAY: Simon's Aria • Leonard Bernstein: TROUBLE IN TAHITI: There's a Law • Benjamin Britten: BILLY BUDD: Claggart's Aria • GLORIANA: Raleigh's Song • A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM: Bottom's Dream • Carlisle Floyd: COLD SASSY TREE: I've known I loved you • SUSANNAH: Hear me, O Lord • I'm a lonely man, Susannah

Song List

  • Aleko's Cavatina
  • Batter My Heart
  • Billy Budd, King Of The Birds!
  • Billy's Farewell (Look! Through The Port Comes The Moonshine Astray!)
  • Bottom's Dream
  • Cecil's Report
  • Cecil's Song Of Government
  • Churchyard's Agog With A Crowd Of Folk
  • Claggart's Aria (O Beauty, O Handsomeness, Goodness)
  • George's Aria (You Bet It's Gonna Be Diff'rent)
  • Hear Me, O Lord
  • I Burn! I Freeze!
  • I'm A Lonely Man, Susannah
  • I've Known I Loved You
  • If In The Years To Come
  • Lanceotto's Aria
  • The Lecturer (Theme)
  • Lieben, Hassen, Hoffen, Zagen
  • Lucretia! I'm Sick Of That Name!
  • Mister Premier
  • News Has A Kind Of Mystery
  • Nick Shadow's Aria (Come, Master)
  • Nimmst Einen Fiaker
  • O Helen, Goddess
  • Raleigh's Song
  • Sie Gibt Mir Keinen Blick
  • Simon's Aria
  • A Simple Song
  • Storyteller's Aria
  • Tarquinius's Aria (Within This Frail Crucible Of Light)
  • Teller's Aria
  • There's A Law
  • Thus Gamesters United In Friendship
  • Tickling A Trout
  • The Vicar's Aria (Virtue, Says Holy Writ)
  • We All Come Out Of The Earth
  • What A Yielding Nature She Has
  • When I Got Married
  • You Have Already Heard One Sermon Tonight

Download the Digital Sheet Music for Boosey & Hawkes Opera Anthology – Baritone/Bass.


  • Baritone
  • Piano Accompaniment
  • Vocal

Product Details

  • #HL 48023843
  • 9781540030085
  • 888680631086
  • 9.0"
  • 12.0"
  • 258 Pages

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