MSU College of Music Voice Faculty | BackStage Pass

The soaring power of the human voice with Broadway and opera from MSU faculty stars.

Originally aired 2/10/11

Experience the soaring power of the human voice with Broadway and operatic highlights from Molly Fillmore, Richard Fracker, Melanie Helton and Rod Nelman. The College of Music voice faculty stars from Michigan State University offer selections by Puccini, Verdi, Strauss and Gershwin.

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Selections performed in the program include:
Mira, o Norma (Vincenzo Bellini- performed by Helton/Fillmore)
Gia D'insolito Ardore Net Petto (Gioachino Rossini- performed by Nelman)
Nessun Dorma (Giacomo Puccini- performed by Fracker)
Un Bel Di (Giacomo Puccini- performed by Helton)
Il Lacerato Spirito (Giuseppe Verdi – performed by Nelman)
Granada (Agustin Lara- performed by Fracker)
Es Gibt Ein Reich (Richard Strauss- performed by Fillmore)
Gigerlette (Arnold Schoenberg – performed by Filmore)
Summertime (George Gershwin – performed by Helton)
Greedy Girl (Mark Blitstein – performed by Nelman)
What You'd Call a Dream (Craig Carnelia- performed by Fracker)
The Flower Duet (Leo Delibes- performed by Helton/Fillmore)