Songs and Soprano Arias performed and prepared by Elizabeth Harmetz:


Classical Songs:



Ode to Joy, Beethoven

At the River, Aaron Copland

The Little Horses, Aaron Copland

Long time ago, Aaron Copland

Simple Gifts, Aaron Copland

Joy, Ricky Ian Gordon, Langston Hughes

Come ready and see me, Hundley

The Lord's Prayer, Malotte

Wind of the body Sea, Graham Peel, Alfred Tennyson

I Attempt from Love's Sickness to Fly in Vain, Henry Purcell

If Music be the Food of Love, Henry Purcell

Sound the Trumpet, Henry Purcell

Sweeter than roses, Henry Purcell

What can we poor females do, Henry Purcell

Blow Blow though Winter Wind, Roger Quilter

This Little Rose, William Roy, Emily Dickinson

Donna, donna, Secunda

When your love was new, Maury Yeston


Bist du bei mir, Bach

Dein Blaues Auge, Johannes Brahms

Die Mainacht, Johannes Brahms

Vergebliches Standchen, Brahms

Von Ewiger Liebe, Johannes Brahms

Schaferlied, Haydn

Als Luise die Brief ihres ungetreuen Liebhabers verbrannte, Mozart

Das Veilchen, Mozart

Ave Maria, Schubert

Lachen und Weinen, Schubert

Nacht und Traume, Schubert

Frauenliebe und Leben, Schuman

Widmung, Schuman

Beim Schlafengehn, Strauss


Ici-bas, Gabriel Faure

Les Berceaux, Gabriel Faure

Tristesse, Gabriel Faure

A Chloris, Reynaldo Hahn



Ave Maria, Franz Schubert

Estrellita, Manuel Ponce

Ose Shalom, Hirsh

Shabat Shalom, Secunda

Opera Arias, Oratorio, & Duets:

Ich folge dir , Bach


Ah! non credea mirarti , Bellini

Habanera , Bizet

Je dis , Bizet

Seguidilla , Bizet


Lakme Duet , Delibes


Regnava nel silenzio , Donizetti

So anch'io la virtù magica , Donizetti


Summertime , Gershwin


Jewel Song , Gounod

Juliet's Waltz , Gounod


I know that my Redeemer Liveth , Handel

Ombra mai fu, Handel

Piangerò la sorte mia , Handel

Rejoice , Handel

V'adoro, pupille, Handel


Stridono lassù, Leoncavallo

El nino judio , Luna

Adieu, notre petit table , Massenet

Steal Me, Sweet Thief , Menotti

Ach ich fuhl's , Mozart

Batti, batti, Mozart

Come Scoglio, Mozart

Deh vieni, Mozart

Dove sono, Mozart

In Uomini, Mozart

L'ho perduta, Mozart

Non mi dir , Mozart

Non so più cosa son, Mozart

Porgi amor, Mozart

Una donna a quindici anni , Mozart

Voi che sapete, Mozart

Vedrai carino, Mozart


Elle a fui. La tourterelle, Offenbach

Doll Song , Offenbach


Donde lieta, Puccini

La Rondine, Puccini

Mi chiamano Mimi, Puccini

O mio babbino caro, Puccini

Quando m'en vo, Puccini

Signore, ascolta!, Puccini

Tu che di gel sei cinta, Puccini


Una voce poco fa, Rossini


Czardas , Strauss

Mein Herr Marquis , Strauss

Spiel ich die Unschuld vom Lande , Strauss

Caro nome , Verdi

Saper vorreste , Verdi

Vieni t'affretta , Verdi

Libiamo , Verdi


Kommt ein schlanker Bursch gegangen , Weber

Other Classical:

Exsultate Jubilate , Mozart

The Messiah , Handel

Monteverdi Vespers

Italian Songs:


Caro mio ben, Giuseppe Giordani

Danza, danza

Gia il sole dal gange

Il mio bel foco

La Spagnola

Nel cor piu non mi sento

O del mio dolce ardor

O cessate

Pur dicesti

Se tu m'ami

Sebben, crudele

Vergin, tutto amor

Vittoria, mio core! ,Giacomo Carissimi

Italian Contemporary Songs:

Al di la

Arrivederci, Roma

Cara Mia

Ciao, Ciao, Bambina

Come Back to Sorrento

Funicoli , Funicula


Non Dimenticar

Non ti scordar di me

O sole mio

Parla piu piano

Santa Lucia

That's amore

Three coins in the Fountain

Time to say Goodbye


Contemporary Songs:

Circle Game, Joni Mitchell

Stormy Weather, Harold Arlen

When I Fall in Love, Victor Youn

Traditionals & Carols

Amazing Grace

Musical Theater & Operetta:

Adelaide's Lament

All I Ask of You

Before I Gaze at you Again


Climb Every Mountain

Glitter and be Gay, Candide

Gloca Mora

Green Finch and Linnet Bird, Sweeny Todd

Everybody wants Musical

Far from the Home I Love, Fiddler on the Roof

I Dreamed a Dream

Jewel Song

Just you wait Henry Higgins

I could have danced all night

I feel Pretty

If I Loved You

If I only had a Brain


The Music that Makes Me Dance

My Funny Valentine

No One is Alone

One Hand One Heart

Out of my Dreams, Oklahoma

Over the Rainbow

The Rain in Spain

Poor Wandering One , Gilbert & Sullivan

Simple Sailor , Gilbert & Sullivan

Sorry her lot , Gilbert & Sullivan

The Sun whose rays , Gilbert & Sullivan

So in Love


The Sound of Music

Sunrise Sunset

That Man of Mine

Think of Me

Til there was you


Wishing you were Somehow Here Again

Without You

Somewhere over the rainbow

Sunrise, Sunset

The Sun whose Rays



America the Beautiful

God bless America

The Star Spangled Banner

When Johnny comes marching home again , Louis Lambert

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