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Abigail W. Chapman 1420 East Amherst Avenue · Englewood, Colorado 80113 914-954-3069 ·

SOLO REPERTOIRE LIST * Indicates performed for a live audience

Complete Opera Roles: *Adele – Die Fledermaus (English) – Johann Strauss – fully staged version *Cunegonde – Candide – Leonard Bernstein – concert version *Fortuna - L’Incoronazione di Poppea - Claudio Monteverdi - fully staged version *Second Woman - Dido and Aeneas - Henry Purcell - concert version *The Shepherdess - Venus and Adonis - John Blow - concert version *Treemonisha – Treemonisha – Scott Joplin – concert version *Valetto - L’Incoronazione di Poppea - Claudio Monteverdi - fully staged version

Opera Arias (sung in their orginal languages unless otherwise noted): *Batti, batti, o bel Masetto - Don Giovanni - W. A. Mozart *Bist du bei mir - Diomedes, oder die triumphierende Unschuld - Gottfried Stölzel Black Swan – Monica – The Medium - Menotti *Care Selve – Atalanta – G. F. Handel *Caro mio ben – Tommaso Giordani *Come, Shepherds, All - Venus and Adonis - John Blow *Convien partir – La figlia del reggimento (Italian) - Gaetano Donizetti (performed with the Sarah Lawrence College Orchestra *Deh vieni, non tardar - Le Nozze di Figaro - Mozart Durch Zärtlichkeit und Schmeicheln – Die Entführung aus dem Serail - Mozart *Fear no danger to ensue (duet) - Dido and Aeneas - Purcell Gia’il sole dal Gange - L’Honestà negli amori - Alessandro Scarlatti *Glitter and Be Gay – Candide - Bernstein Hello? Oh, Margaret It’s You – The Telephone – Menotti Je veux vivre – Romeo et Juliette – Charles Gounod L’amero, saro costante – Il re pastore - Mozart *Make Our Garden Grow - Candide - Bernstein *My dear Marquis – Die Fledermaus - Johann Strauss (performed in English) *Nel cor più non mi sento – L'amor contrastato, ossia La molinara - Giovanni Paisiello *O del mio dolce ardor – Paride – Christophe Willibald von Gluck *Oft she visits this lone mountain - Dido and Aeneas - Purcell *O mio babbino caro – Gianni Schichi - Giacomo Puccini *Quando m’en vo – La Bohème - Puccini *Rend’il sereno al ciglio - Sosarme - Handel *Saper vorreste - Un Ballo in Maschera - Giuseppe Verdi Softly, as in a morning sunrise - The New Moon (operetta) - Romberg/Hammerstein *Stage career – Adele – Die Fledermaus - J. Strauss (performed in English) *Steal Me, Sweet Thief – The Old Maid and the Thief – Gian Carlo Menotti *Summertime - Porgy and Bess - George Gershwin V’adoro, pupille - Giulio Cesare - Handel


Vedrai, carino - Don Giovanni - Mozart Vilia - The Merry Widow (operetta) - Franz Lehár *Voi che sapete - Le Nozze di Figaro - Mozart *We Will Trust You As Our Leader – Treemonisha - Joplin *Wrong is Never Right – Treemonisha - Joplin

Oratorio arias/recitatives (complete oratorio performed in its original language unless otherwise noted): *J. S. Bach – Cantata No. 89 - Gerechter Gott, ach, rechnest du – performed on its own *Bach – Cantata No. 147 - Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring (English) – performed on its own *Bach - Cantata 184 (performed with Saint John’s Cathedral Choir and Colorado Chamber Players) *Bach - Cantata No. 187 (performed with An Die Musik, Denver, Colorado) *Bach – Magnificat - Quia respexit - performed on its own *Bach - Magnificat - Virga Jesse floruit (duet) - performed on its own *Bach - Christmas Oratorio - Prepare thyself, Zion (sung in English) - performed on its own Bach – St. Matthew Passion - Break in Grief (in English) *Heinrich Biber - Requiem in f minor (2nd soprano solos - performed with Seicento Baroque Ensemble, Boulder, Denver, and Estes Park, Colorado) *Benjamin Britten – A Ceremony of Carols (performed with Sarah Lawrence College Choir) Giacomo Carissimi - Vittoria - Vittoria, mio core! *Gabriel Fauré – Requiem (performed with Saint John’s Cathedral Choir and Orchestra) *Handel - Messiah (Part I performed in its entirety with Saint John’s Cathedral Choir and Orchestra; I know that my redeemer liveth performed on its own) *Franz Joseph Haydn – Lord Nelson Mass (performed with Sarah Lawrence College Choir) *Andrew Lloyd Webber – Requiem - Duet: Pie Jesu – performed on its own Michel Pignolet de Montéclair - Tircis et Climene Mozart – Alleluja - Exultate, jubilate *Mozart - Missa brevis in C (performed with Saint John’s Cathedral Choir) *Mozart - Vesperae solennes de confessore - Laudate Dominum - performed on its own with Saint John’s Cathedral Choir) *Henry Purcell - Bid the Virtues - Come, Ye Sons of Art (performed with the Peabody Renaissance Ensemble and Baltimore Baroque Band) *Franz Schubert – Mass in G (performed with Sarah Lawrence College Choir) *Heinrich Schütz - Musikalische Exequien (2nd soprano solos - performed with Seicento Baroque Ensemble, Boulder, Denver, and Estes Park, Colorado) *Alessandro Stradella - La Susanna (the role of Daniel) - performed with the Baroque Chamber Orchestra of Colorado

Songs (Classical): English [See also Contemporary, Solos in Chamber Music, Solos in Early Chamber Music, Musical Theater Songs, Cabaret/Jazz Songs, and Popular/Rock/Blues/Misc. Songs] *Adolphe Adam - O Holy Night (performed in English) *Ain’t-a That Good News? (spiritual) *Amazing Grace (traditional)


*W. Ballet - Lute-Book Lullaby *Balm in Gilead (duet arrangement - spiritual) Samuel Barber - At Saint Patrick’s Purgatory *Barber - The Crucifixion Barber - The Heavenly Banquet Barber - The Monk and His Cat Barber - Monks and Raisins Barber - Nocturne *Barber – A Nun Takes the Veil Barber - Nuvoletta Barber - Rain Has Fallen Barber - Sea-Snatch *Barber - Secrets of the Old Barber - Sleep Now *Barber - Solitary Hotel Barber - St. Ita’s Vision *Barber - Sure on this Shining Night Bernstein – A Simple Song *Be Thou My Vision (traditional Irish) * Richard Blackford - A Lullaby of the Nativity Black is the Color (traditional) *Britten - Corpus Christi Carol *Dudley Buck - Fear ye not, O Israel *John Bull (attr.) - God Save the Queen *Charles Callahan - A Medieval Carol *Aaron Copland – Heart, we will forget him from Twelve Poems of Emily Dickinson *Copland - Nature, the gentlest mother from Twelve Poems of Emily Dickinson *The Crystal Spring (traditional English) *The Cuckoo (traditional English) *Harold Darke - In the Bleak Midwinter *Antonin Dvorák - God is my shepherd (sung in English) *Dvorák - Goin’ Home (sung in English) * The First Noel (traditional English carol) Flow Gently, Sweet Afton (traditional English) *Give Me Jesus (spiritual) *Good Christian Men, Rejoice! (14th c. German carol, transl. by John Mason Neale) *Honor, Honor (spiritual) *Herbert Howells - Come Sing and Dance *I Believe This is Jesus (spiritual) John Ireland – I must go down to the sea again *Charles Ives – the Housatonic at Stockbridge *Ives – Serenity *Michael Joncas - On Eagle’s Wings *King Jesus Hath a Garden (traditional Dutch) *Christopher Le Fleming - If It’s Ever Spring Again *Robert MacGimsey - Sweet Little Jesus Boy *Albert Hay Malotte - Lord’s Prayer (solo and duet arrangements) *Austin Miles - In the Garden *Morning Has Broken (traditional Scottish) *Thomas Morley - O Mistress Mine (performed with the Peabody Renaissance Ens.) *My Good Lord Done Been Here (spiritual) *John Jacob Niles - I Wonder as I Wander *Over My Head (spiritual - performed with piano; with organ; and with blues ensemble) *C. H. H. Parry - He Delivered the Poor


*John W. Peterson - I’ve a Home Beyond the River *Elizabeth Poston - Jesus Christ the Apple Tree *Purcell – Loving Kindness Purcell – What can we poor females do? *Roger Quilter – Now Sleeps the Crimson Petal *Max Reger - The Virgin Slumber Song (sung in English) *Rise Up Shepherd, and Follow (spiritual) *Sans Day Carol (traditional Cornish carol) *Franklin L. Sheppard - This is My Father’s World *John Stafford Smith (attr.) - The Star-Spangled Banner Soldier, soldier (traditional) *Song of the Birds (traditional Catalan, sung in English) *The Sprig of Thyme (traditional English) *Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - The Crown of Roses *Tell Me Why (traditional) *The Twelve Days of Christmas (traditional English) * William Walton - King Herod and the Cock Peter Warlock - And Wilt Thou Leave Me Thus? Peter Warlock - Pretty Ring time *What Child is This? (traditional English) Wintter Watts – Stresa Witness (spiritual) Italian Giulio Caccini - Amarilli, mia bella *Pietro Cimara - Fiocca la neve *Stefano Donaudy - O del mio amato ben *Claudio Monteverdi - Sì dolce è’l tormento Alessandro Parisotti - Se tu m’ami French Marc-Antoine Charpentier - Sans frayeur dans ce bois Ernest Chausson - Hébé Chausson - Le temps des lilas *Claude Debussy - Chansons de Bilitis (complete song cycle) Debussy - Les cloches Debussy – Romance Reynaldo Hahn – L’Heure Exquise Georges Adolphe Hüe – J’ai pleuré en rêve *Michel Lambert - Ma bergère est tendre et fidele *Jules Massenet – Ouvre tes yeux blues *Quelle est cette odeur agréable (traditional carol) Rachmaninov – Dans mon jardin je vois (in French) Maurice Ravel - Sainte *Louis Vierne - Les Angelus (complete song cycle for soprano and organ) German [See also Freed under Contemporary, and Solos in Chamber Music] *Ludwig van Beethoven - Mailied Johannes Brahms - Die Mainacht Brahms – Wie Melodien zieht es mir Gustav Mahler - Liebst du um Schönheit *Franz Schubert – An die Musik *Schubert - Heiss mich nicht reden


*Schubert - So lasst mich scheinen Robert Schumann - In der Fremde *Schumann – Mondnacht Schumann - Widmung *Heinrich Schütz - O Jesu nomen dulce Richard Strauss - Allerseelen R. Strauss - Breit’ über mein Haupt R. Strauss - Ich trage meine Minne R. Strauss - Zueignung Hugo Wolf – In dem Shatten meiner Locken Spanish [See also Driscoll under Contemporary and Solos in Chamber Music] *Joaquín Rodrigo – Cuatro Madrigales Amatorios (complete song cycle) Portuguese [See Villa-lobos under Solos in Chamber Music] Russian [See also Driscoll under Contemporary] *Rachmaninov - Harvest of Sorrow (sung in Russian) Hungarian *Béla Bartók - Wedding (from Village Scenes) Japanese *Hideaki Yashima - A za mi no uta *Hideaki Yashima - Sakuragai no uta Gaelic *A Naí Naoimh’ Latin *Hendrik Andriessen - Magna res est amor *Bach/Gounod - Ave Maria *Marcel Dupré - Ave Maria David Jillett – Maria Mater *Schubert – Ave Maria Contemporary *H. Leslie Adams - Creole Girl Adams - Lullaby Eternal *Adams - Prayer *Adams - Sence You Went Away *Adams - To the Road! *Chester Biscardi – Baby Song of the Four Winds *Biscardi - Mama Never Forgets Her Birds (from The Gift of Life) Biscardi – What a Coincidence (from Modern Love Songs) Tom Cipullo – Late Summer (song cycle) *Rebekah Driscoll – For B (Duet) *Driscoll – Me estoy riendo (in Spanish) *Driscoll - Recovery (in Russian) *Driscoll – Some Kind of Test


*Driscoll – Struggle *Leo Edwards - Ballad of Birmingham *Janna Freed - Volumensvergrö§erung (in German) *Jason Freeman – Darker *Elizabeth Harper – I Saw the Sun *Sean Hickey – Nocturne *Benjamin James – No Man Is An Island *Jaime Jones – Child *Ned Rorem – Go, lovely Rose Rorem – Nantucket *Rorem – See How They Love Me *Kamala Sankaram – Let It Go *Alan D. Wingard – Ophelia’s Song Miscellaneous *Rachmaninov – Vocalise

Solos in Chamber Music: [See also: Solos in Early Chamber Music] *Johannes Brahms – Alles, alles in den wind (from Neue Liebeslieder Walzer, Op. 65) *Brahms – An jeder Hand die Finger (from Neue Liebeslieder Walzer, Op. 65) *Brahms – Rosen steckt mir an de Mutter (from Neue Liebeslieder Walzer, Op. 65) *Brahms – Wohl schön bewant var es (from Liebeslieder Walzer, Op. 52) *Rebekah Driscoll – Darkness and Remembrance (for soprano and bassoon) *Driscoll – solos in The Mask of Night (for soloists and chamber orchestra) *Driscoll – The River Merchant’s Wife (for sop’ and woodwind quintet - written for me) *Driscoll – solos in Silencio y Luz (for vocal quartet and string quartet) *Driscoll – Silvia Plath Songs: Mad Girl’s Love Song; Edge; Resolve (for soprano, 2 French horns, 2 violins, viola, ‘cello, double bass, and percussion - written for me) *Driscoll - Wedding Song (for soprano and viola) *Daniel Felsenfeld – Summer and All it Brings (for soprano, ‘cello, and harpsichord performed at Composers Collaborative’s Non Sequitur Festival, New York, NY) *Peter Kirn – Duet for Soprano Voice and Flute *Peter Knell – Joy (for soprano and ‘cello) *Peter Schickele – 6 movements in The Lowest Trees Have Tops (Cantata for soprano, flute, viola & harp) *Ralph Vaughan Williams - soprano solos in Serenade to Music (choral) *Heitor Villa-Lobos - Bachianas Brasilieras No. 5 (performed with piano and one ‘cello) *Peter Westergaard - I First Pastorale from Mr. and Mrs. Discobbolos

Solos in Early Chamber Music *Gregorio Allegri - solo quartet in Miserere mei, Deus *Hildegard von Bingen – 3 Antiphons: O magne Pater, O Bonifaci, O quam mirabilis (performed with vielle) *Hildegard von Bingen - various solos within ensemble chants with the Denver Early Music Consort *Thomas Campion - My Love Hath Vowed – with classical guitar *Campion - When to her Lute Corinna Sings – with classical guitar *Johannes Ciconia - Ligiadra Donna (with recorder and tenor viol (the Denver Early


Music Consort) *Ciconia - I Cani Sono Fuora (duet) *John Dowland - Come, heavy sleep – with classical guitar *Dowland - If My Complaints Could Passions Move – with classical guitar

Complete Musical Theater Roles: *Annie – Annie *Annie’s daughter – Big River *Dolores – Working *Dorothy – The Wizard of Oz *Gabrielle – Till Death Does Her Part (original musical, music by Judith Kurtz) *Glinda – The Wiz *Hostess – So A Guy Walks Into A Bar (original musical, music by Judith Kurtz) *Lady Larkin – Once Upon a Mattress *Little Girl – Godfrey’s Moon (Original Musical by Jed Distler) *Narrator – Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat *Snoopy – You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown (*Ensemble - various shows: The Music Man, The Most Happy Fella, Fiddler on the Roof, and others)

Musical Theater (American Songbook) Songs: *Adelaide’s Lament (Guys and Dolls) *A Foggy Day (A Damsel in Distress - performed with The Polite Jazz Quartet, Denver) All Good Gifts (Godspell) *Being Alive (Company) *Blues in the Night (Blues in the Night - performed with a blues ensemble) *Blue Skies (Betsy - performed with the Sarah Lawrence College Jazz Colloquium, and with a blues ensemble in Denver, Colorado) By My Side (Godspell) *Castle On A Cloud (Les Miserables) *Cell Block Tango (Chicago (trio)) *Come Rain or Come Shine (St. Louis Woman - performed with a blues ensemble) Day by Day (Godspell) *Don’t Rain On My Parade (Funny Girl) *Embraceable You (Girl Crazy) *Goodnight, My Someone (The Music Man) *Grateful (Urban Myths) Green Finch and Linnet Bird (Sweeney Todd) Half a Moment (By Jeeves) *Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas (Meet Me In St. Louis) How Are Things In Glocca Morra? (Finnian’s Rainbow) *How Blest We Are (Big River) *I Could Have Danced All Night (My Fair Lady) *I’ll Know (duet) (Guys and Dolls) *I’ll See You Again (Bittersweet) *I’ve Got You Under My Skin (Born to Dance) In My Life (Les Miserables) *I Remember (Evening Primrose) *Let’s Call the Whole Thing Off (duet) (Shall We Dance (film))


*Look to the Rainbow (Finnian’s Rainbow) *Love is Here to Stay (The Goldwyn Follies) *Maybe (Annie) Moonfall (The Mystery of Edwin Drood) *Moon River (Breakfast at Tiffany’s (film) - performed with The Polite Jazz Quartet, Denver) More Than You Know (Great Day) *My Favorite Things (The Sound of Music) *My Funny Valentine (Babes in Arms) *My Foolish Heart (My Foolish Heart (film)) *Night and Day (Gay Divorce) *Nobody Makes a Pass at Me (Pins and Needles) Not a Day Goes By (Merrily We Roll Along) *Once Upon a Time (All American) On My Own (Les Miserables) *On the Steps of the Palace (Into the Woods) *On the Street Where You Live (My Fair Lady) *Reaching for the Moon (Reaching for the Moon (film)) So In Love (Kiss Me Kate) *Something’s Coming (West Side Story) *The Sound of Music (The Sound of Music) *Speak softly, love (The Godfather (film)) Stay Well (Lost in the Stars) *They Can’t Take That Away From Me (duet) (Shall We Dance (film)) Think of Me (The Phantom of the Opera) *Till There Was You (The Music Man) *Tomorrow (Annie) Trouble Man (Lost in the Stars) Unexpected Song (Song and Dance) We Kiss in a Shadow (The King and I) *Will I Ever Tell You? (The Music Man) Wishing You Were Somehow Here Again (The Phantom of the Opera) You’ve Got Something (Red, Hot and Blue) *Ziguener (Bittersweet)

Cabaret/Jazz Songs *Bye Bye Blackbird (Ray Henderson - performed with the Sarah Lawrence College Jazz Colloquium) *The Christmas Song (Tormé/Wells) *The Girl in 14G (Jeanine Tesori) *Lullaby of Birdland (George Shearing - performed with a jazz ensemble) *Red Clay (Freddie Hubbard - performed with a vocal jazz quartet) *Stormy Weather (Harold Arlen) *Summertime (Gershwin - performed with The Polite Jazz Quartet, Denver, Colorado) *Take the A Train (Duke Ellington - performed with The Polite Jazz Quartet) *Tres Palabras/Without You (Osvaldo Farres - performed with piano, and with jazz trio)

Popular/Rock/Blues/Misc. Songs *At Last (Etta James) - Harry Warren (performed with The Polite Jazz Quartet)


*Blue Caravan - Vienna Teng *The Dark Night of the Soul - Loreena McKennitt *Full Circle - McKennitt *Hard Times, Come Again No More - Stephen Foster - performed with a blues band *He’s Got the Whole World in His Hand (performed with The Polite Jazz Quartet) *If It Be Your Will - Leonard Cohen *In My Life – The Beatles *One - U2 *Stairway to Heaven - Page/Plant *Summertime - Gershwin - performed with a blues band *That’s Amore - Harry Warren *The Girl From Ipanema - Antônio Carlos Jobim (performed with The Polite Jazz Qt.) *Trust Your Heart – Judy Collins

Choral Work Ms. Chapman has also performed numerous solos and hundreds of choral works as an ensemble member with the following ensembles: An Die Musik (Denver, Colorado) Baroque Chamber Orchestra of Colorado (Denver, Colorado) Canopus (New York, New York - all Spanish-language repertoire) Colorado Bach Ensemble Colorado Choral Arts Society (Denver, Colorado) Damariscotta Baptist Church Choir (Damariscotta, Maine) Damariscotta Baptist Church Youth Choir (Damariscotta, Maine) Denver Early Music Consort (Denver, Colorado) Lincoln Academy Chorus (Newcastle, Maine) Lincoln Academy Women’s Ensemble (Newcastle, Maine) The Lincolnaires (Newcastle, Maine) Linwood High School Choir (Christchurch, New Zealand) Music Divine (New York, New York - early music) Peabody Renaissance Ensemble (Baltimore, MD) Renaissance Vocal Ensemble (Croton-on-Hudson, New York) Res Miranda (Sarah Lawrence College Bronxville, New York - pop music) Sarah Lawrence College Chamber Choir (Bronxville, New York) Sarah Lawrence College Choir (Bronxville, New York) Saint John’s Cathedral Choir (Denver, Colorado) Saint John’s Cathedral Schola Cantorum (Denver, Colorado) St. Cecilia Chamber Choir (Brunswick, Maine - early and contemporary music) St. Martin’s Chamber Choir (Denver, Colorado) St. John’s Episcopal Church Choir (Washington, DC) Trinity Church Evensong Choir (Ossining, New York) Trinity Church Choir (Ossining, New York) The United Nations Singers (New York, New York - singing songs from around the world in their original languages)


Abigail chapman repertoire list updated 1 21 14  
Abigail chapman repertoire list updated 1 21 14