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RECITAL REPETOIRE and SAMPLE PROGRAMS
MATTHEW HOCH, DMA

 

“Goliards, Mystics, Monks, and Hermits”
            Poulenc:                               Chansons Gaillardes (1926)
            Strauss:                                Gesänge des Orients, Op. 77 (1928)
            Orff:                                        Selections from Carmina Burana (1936)
            Barber:                                  Hermit Songs, Op. 29 (1953)


           
“Hommage to Don Quixote”
            Purcell:                                 Let the Dreadful Engines of Eternal Will (1695)
            Massenet:                            Arias from Don Quichotte (1910)
            Ravel:                                   Don Quichotte à Dulcinée (1933)
            Ibert:                                     Chansons de Don Quichotte (1932)
            Ibert:                                     Chanson de Sancho (1932)
            Leigh:                                   Selections from Man of La Mancha (1965)

 

“Whitman Cycles: Hommage to the Great Gray Bard”
            Rorem:                                 Five Poems of Walt Whitman (1958)
            Rorem:                                 War Scenes (1969)
            Weill:                                    Four Whitman Songs (1940)
            Thomas:                              Drum Taps (1990)
            Hoiby:                                   I Was There (1993)

 

“Rossetti and Blake: Two English Poet-Painters”
            Britten:                                 Songs and Proverbs of Williams Blake, Op. 74 (1965)
            Vaughan Williams:            House of Life (1904)

 

“The Six Pierre Bernac Cycles”
            Poulenc:                               Chansons Gaillardes (1926)
            Poulenc:                               Cinq poèmes de Paul Eluard (1935)
            Poulenc:                               Tel jour telle nuit (1937)
            Poulenc:                               Banalités (1940)
            Poulenc:                               Calligrammes (1948)
            Poulenc:                               La fraîcheur et le feu (1950)

 

“Debussy’s Last Songs”
            Debussy:                              Deux Rondels de Charles d’Orléans (1904)
            Debussy:                              Fêtes galantes II (1904)
            Debussy:                              Le promenoir des deux amants (1910)
            Debussy:                              Trois ballades de François Villon (1910)
            Debussy:                              Trois poèmes de Stéphane Mallarme (1913)
            Debussy:                              Noël des enfants qui n’ont plus de maison (1915)

 

“The Art of Music”
            Fauré:                                    Claire de lune, Op. 46, No. 2 (1888)
            Fauré:                                    Mandoline, Op. 58, No. 1 (1891)
            Fauré:                                    En sourdine, Op. 58, No. 2 (1891)
            Fauré:                                    À Clymène, Op. 58, No. 4 (1891)
            Debussy:                              Fêtes galantes II (1904)
            Poulenc:                               Le travail du peintre (1956)
            Wilson:                                 Three Painters (1985)
            Sondheim:                           “Finishing the Hat”
                                                            from Sunday in the Park with George (1984)

 

“Death and the Song Cycle”
            Mahler:                                 Kindertotenlieder (1905)
            Musorgsky:                          Songs and Dances of Death (1877)

 

“Wayfarers and Vagabonds”
            Mahler:                                  Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen (1897)
            Vaughan Williams:             Songs of Travel (1904)

 

“Schumann and Strauss: The Hidden Link”
            Schumann:                          Dichterliebe, Op. 39 (1840)
            Strauss:                                Krämerspiegel, Op. 66 (1918)

 

Additional Repertoire Performed and Studied

An die ferne Geliebte, Op. 98 (1816)
Winterreise, D911 (1828)
Schwanengesgang, D957 (1828) 
Die schöne Müllerin, D795 (1823)
Liederkreis, Op. 39 (1840)
Kerner-Lieder, Op. 35  (1840)
Myrthen, Op. 25 (1840)
Mädchenblumen, Op. 22 (1888) 
Die schöne Magelone, Op. 33 (1861)  
Vier ernste Gesänge, Op. 121 (1896)    
Italienisches Liederbuch (1896)  
Spanishces Liederbuch (1891) 
Hjertets Melodier, Op. 5 (1864)
Cinq mélodies de Venise, Op. 58 (1891) 
La bonne chanson, Op. 61 (1894)
Mirages, Op. 113 (1919)
L’horizon chimerique, Op. 118 (1921) 
Histoires naturelles (1906)  
Cinq melodies populaires grecques (1907)
Le bestiaire (1919)
Sept poems de François Maynard (1950)
Le carnaval (1953)
La nuit  (1951)
Le paysage (1953)
La solitude (1951)
Old American Songs (1952) 
Twelve Poems of Emily Dickinson (1950)
Earth and Air and Rain, Op. 15 (1932) 
Before and After Summer, Op. 16 (1949)
Let Us Garlands Bring, Op. 18 (1942) 
I Said to Love, Op. 19b (1955)
Siete conciones populares españolas (1915)
Beethoven
Schubert
Schubert
Schubert
Schumann
Schumann
Schumann
Strauss
Brahms
Brahms
Wolf
Wolf
Grieg
Fauré
Fauré
Fauré
Fauré
Ravel
Ravel
Poulenc
Leguerney
Leguerney
Leguerney
Leguerney
Leguerney
Copland
Copland
Finzi
Finzi
Finzi
Finzi
de Falla

Individual Songs:    Beethoven
Loewe
Schubert
Schumann
Brahms
Wolf
Strauss
Mahler 
Schönberg
Berg
Gounod
Duparc
Chausson
Fauré
Debussy
Ravel
Musto
Rorem
Barber
Bolcom

                                                                   
Numerous Opera/Oratorio Arias and Musical Theatre Selections

See Dr. Hoch’s degree-required recital repertoire.

 


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