Master of Music
Department or Program
This document provides in-depth research on the voice recital of Jeremy Simmons. This document will discuss Vincenzo Bellini’s Sei Arietta, Gabriel Fauré’s Poèmed’un jour, W. A. Mozart’s Don Giovanni and the aria “Il mio tesoro.” Also discussed in detail will be the first seven Lieder of Robert Schumann’s Dichterliebe and four selections of Hall Johnson’s arrangements of Negro spirituals. Each chapter will discuss the origins of each work, the composer or arranger’s background, musical analysis of each piece, and translations.