Repertory of Dana Talley

For recorded songs,  Sue's Synthesizer Repertory includes a list of our recordings

1. Sacred Music      2. Lieder, Melodie, Canzone,      3. American Sacred Classics,     4.  Spirituals       5.  American Hymns,      6.  Operatic Arias,     7.  Operatic Repertoire,       8.  Oratorio, and Cantata Repertoire

                                                       1. Sacred Music  

Bist Du Bei Mir                                                                       Bach

Jesu Joy of Man's desiring                                                   Bach

O Sacred Head                                                                        Bach

Sheep may Safely Graze                                                       Bach

The Crucifixion                                                                        Barber

The Heavens are Telling                                                       Beethoven

Sanctus (from the Requiem)                                                 Berlioz

Sacred Service                                                       Bloch

Cherubic Hymn                                                                       Bortniansky

David Mourns for Absalom                                                  Diamond

Vergin Tutto Amor                                                                   Durante

Biblical Songs (# 3, 4, & 5)                                                      Dvorak

En priere (A Prayer)                                                                  Faure

The Palms                                                                                    Faure

Panis Angelicus                                                                         Franck

I Sing the Mighty Power of God                                             Gesangbuch Herzogl

Berceuse (from Jocelyn)                                                             Goddard

Sanctus (Messa di St. Cecelia)                                                 Gounod

Sound An Alarm! (from Judas Maccabeus)                         Handel

Why Does the God of Isreal Sleep (Sampson)                     Handel

Comfort Ye and Every Valley (and other solos from Messiah)                      

Serenity                                                                                           Ives

L'Aiuto Di Dio                                                                              Marcello

If With All Your Hearts (from Elijah)                                     Mendelssohn

Then Shall the Righteous Shine Forth (Elijah)                    Mendelssohn

The Virgin's Slumber Song                                                        Reger

Bring Him Home (from Les Miserables)                                Schoenberg

Ave Maria                                                                                        Schubert (o Gounod)

Gross ist Jehova der Herr                                                            Schubert

The King ever Glorious (The Crucifixion)                              Stainer

Pieta Signore                                                                                   Stradella

Come, My Way, My Truth, My Life ( Mystical Songs)        V. Williams

Ingemisco (from Requiem)                                                           Verdi

Nun wandre, Maria                                                                       Wolf

Alla Madre di Dio                                                                          Zardini  


Barber              Sure on this shining night                                  

Beethoven       An Die Ferne Geliebte, Adelaida                                                            

Bellini               Ma rendi pur contento, Malinconia ninfa gentile, Vaga luna, Vanne o rosa fortunata

Berg                   4 canzone Op. 2                                  

Brahms             Alte Liebe, Auf dem Kirchhofe, Auf dem See, Dein Blaues augen, Der Tod das ist die Kuhle Nacht, Feldeinsamkeit, Gang Zum Liebchen, In Der Fremde, In Waldesamkeit, Nachklang, O Wusst ich doch den weg  zuruck, Regenleid, Tod das ist die Kuhle Nacht,  Wegenlied, Wie Melodien Ziehtes Mir

Britten              Foggy foggy dew, Miller of Dee, O Wally Wally

Caccini             Amarilli mia bella  

Caldara            Alma del core, Comme raggio del sol, Sebben crudel

Cardillo            Core 'NGrato

Chausson        Amour D'antan, Cantique a l'Epouse, Le Colibri

De Curtis         Torna a Surriento

 Di Capua        O Sole Mio

 Duparc            Chanson triste, Extase, Le manoire de Rosemonde,   L'invitation au Voyage, La Vagueet la cloche

 Faure               Apres un reve, Au Bord de L'eau, Automne, Chanson  D'amor, Chanson Triste, Clair de lune, Ici Bas,  Lydia, Mai, Toujour

Foster               Camptown Races, Jeanie with the light brown hair, My old Kentucky Home, The Old Folks at Home  

Handel             Dove Sei, Ombra mai fu, Rend'il sereno, Verdi prati

 Ives                    Down east, General William Booth enters into heaven,  Memories, Paracelcus, Religion, Remembrance, Slow march, The Circus Band, The side Show, Vita, Waltz

 Kern                  Old Man River  

Lehar                 Your's is my Heart alone, When I Grow to Old

Liszt                    Petrarch Sonnet #104  

Pepusch            Solo Cantata #1 (with continuo)  

Monteverdi       Possente Spirito (from L'Orfeo), Lasciatemi morire

Rogers                Edelweis, Oklahoma etc. (other Broadway songs)

Rorem                  5 Songs of Walt Whitman

Ravel                    Histoire Naturelle (5 song Cycle)

Schubert              An die Musick, Auf der bruck, Die Forelle, Die Lyra,  Die Schone Mullerin (20), Der Musensohn, Der tod und das madchen, Der WandererDu bist die ruh, Erlkonig,  Meeres Stille, Nacht unt Traume, Standchen, Vom  Mitleiden Maria, Wanderers Nachtlied

Schuman              Die Lotusblume, Du bist wie eine blume, Es leuchtet  meine liebe, Frulings nacht, Ich grolle nicht, In der fremde, Liederkries (12), Mein Schoner stern,  Widmung  

R. Strauss             Allerseelen, Befreit, Du meines Herzen Kronelein, Heimkehr, Heimliche Aufforderung, Ich trage meine  minne, Nacht, Nichts, Seitdem dein aug, Standchen,  Traum durch die Dammerrung, Zeitlose, Zueignung  

Torelli                    Tu lo sai

Toselli                    Serenade rimpianto

Wolf                             Anakreons grab, In der fruhe, Verborgenheit  

                                     3. American Sacred Classics

         O Holy Night (Cantique de Noel)             Adam 

         The Holy City                                                  Adams

         The Lord Is My Light                                     Allitsen

         Give Me Your Tired, Your Poor                   Berlin

         I'll Walk With God                                          Brodszky

         Thanks Be To God                                           Dickson

         Eternal Life                                                         Dungan

         His Eye Is On The Sparrow                          Gabriel

         He Touched Me                                                Gaither

         The King Is Coming                                         Gaither 

         Stille Nacht                                                         Grueber

          In the Bleak Mid-Winter                                 Holst

         Joined Hands                                                      Howe

         How Lovely are thy Dwellings                      Liddle

         Away in a Manger                                             Luther

         The Lord's Prayer                                               Malotte

         Twenty third Psalm                                            Malotte

         Hark the Herald Angels Sing                          Mendelssohn

         Jesus, Jesus, Rest Your Head                            Niles

         I Wonder As I Wander                                        Niles

         Wayfaring Stranger                                              Niles

         I Walked Today Where Jesus Walked             O'Hara

         There Is No Death                                                  O'Hara

         I Know a Rose Tree Springing                           Praetorius

         O Little Town of Bethlehem                                Redner

         You'll Never Walk Alone                                     Rogers

         Evening Bells                                                           Russian Folk

         A Hedge of Thorns                                                 S. Talley

         Easter Hymn                                                             S. Talley

         In Jesus' Name                                                          S. Talley

         My Savior is My Shepherd                                    S. Talley

         Patriotic Medley                                                        arr. S. Talley

         I Am the Bread of Life                                              Sr. S. Toolen

         Angels We have Heard on High                          Traditional

         Joseph Dearest, Joseph Mine                                 Traditional

         The First Noel                                                             Traditional

         What Child is This?                                                   Traditional

         The Birthday of a King                                              Traditional

         Adeste Fideles                                                              Wade

         It Came Upon a Midnight Clear                              Willis\Sullivan

          Gesu Bambino                                                              Yon  

4.  Spirituals

  Precious Lord, Take My Hand                                               Dorsey

Goin' Home                                                                                  Dvorak

Amen                                                                                              Hairston

Gossip, Gossip                                                                             Hairston

Mary's Little Boy Child                                                              Hairston

The Life of Christ (10 spiritual song cycle)                           Hays

Give Me Jesus                                                                                 Johnson

Sweet Little Jesus Boy                                                                  MacGimsey

Every Time I Feel the Spirit                                                        Traditional

Jesus Walked this Lonesome Valley                                       Traditional

Just a closer walk with thee                                                       Traditional

Let us break bread together on our knees                               Traditional

My Soul's Been Anchored In The Lord                                    Traditional

Sometimes I Feel like a Motherless Child                                 Traditional

Steal Away to Jesus                                                                         Traditional

Take My Mother Home                                                                   Traditional

There is a Balm in Gilead                                                               Traditional

Were You There?                                                                               Traditional

Witness                                                                                                 Traditional

                                                      5American Hymns

Humbly I Adore Thee                                                                           Aquinas

Old Rugged Cross                                                                                  Benard

Hallelujah! What a savior                                                                    Bliss

It Is Well With My Soul                                                                         Bliss

What a friend we have in Jesus                                                           Converse

There is a fountain filled with blood                                                  Cowper

He hideth my Soul                                                                                    Crosby

Pass me not o gentle savior                                                                     Crosby

Fairest Lord jesus                                                                                       Crusaders Hymn

Holy, Holy, Holy                                                                                        Dykes

Just As I Am                                                                                                 Elliot

I Love to tell the story                                                                                Fischer

Higher ground                                                                                            Gabriel

My Jesus I love thee                                                                                   Gordon

Jesus Paid it all                                                                                           Grape

How Great Thou Art                                                                                 Hine

Blessed Assurance                                                                                    Knapp

Nearer my god to thee                                                                              Mason

Abide with me                                                                                             Monk

Amazing Grace                                                                                           Newton

Battle Hymn                                                                                                  Howe

God the Omnipotent                                                                                   L'Vov

Beneath the Cross of Jesus                                                                        Maker

My Faith Looks up to Thee                                                                       Mason

When I Survey                                                                                               Mason

In The  Garden                                                                                               Miles

Great is Thy Faithfulness                                                                            Runyan

God is working his purpose out                                                               Shaw

Lead on O King Eternal                                                                               Shurtleff

Finlandia                                                                                                           Sibelius

Grace greater than our sins                                                                         Towner

Faith of our Fathers                                                                                        Walton

America the Beautiful                                                                                    Ward

God of our Fathers                                                                                          Warren

The Churches one Foundation                                                                   Wesley

Navy Hymn                                                                                                      Whiting

Come thou font                                                                                                 Wyeth

                                      6Operatic Arias

The Breaking of so great a thing (A. & Cleopatra)                        Barber

La Fleur (from Carmen)                                                                         Bizet

Fra Poco a me ricovero (fron Lucia)                                                   Donizetti

Una Furtiva lagrima (from L'Elisir)                                                    Donizetti

Oh! Ne t'eveille pas (from Joslyn)                                                        Godard

Pour quoi me reveller (from Werter)                                                    Massenet

Dies Biltness (from Die Zauberflote)                                                   Mozart

Dalla sua pace (from Don Giovani)                                                     Mozart

Il mio tesoro (from Don Giovani)                                                          Mozart

Cielo e mar (from La gioconda)                                                             Ponchielli

Addio fiorito asil (from Butterfly)                                                         Puccini

Che gelida manina (from La Boheme)                                                 Puccini

Ch'ella mi creda (from Fanciulla)                                                          Puccini

Donna non vidi mai (from Manon Lescaut)                                       Puccini

Recondita Armonia (from Tosca)                                                           Puccini      

E Lucevan le Stelle       (from Tosca)                                                       Puccini

Nessun' dorma (from Turandot)                                                             Puccini

Serenade (from The Student Prince)                                                       Romberg

a la paterna mano (from Macbeth)                                                          Verdi

Celeste aida (from Aida)                                                                             Verdi

Deh miei bollenti spititi (from La Traviata)                                          Verdi

Io la Vidi (from Don Carlo)                                                                        Verdi

Ma se m'e' forza perderti (from Ballo)                                                     Verdi

O tu che inseno (from Forza del Destino)                                              Verdi

Parmi veder le lagrime (from Rigoletto)                                                 Verdi

Lenski's Aria (from Eugene Onegin)                                                       Tchaikovsky

Wintersturme (from Die Walkure)                                                           Wagner

                                              7. Operatic Repertoire   [Where performed, or covered]

J. C. Bach                    Temistocle (Title role)  [New York premiere]

Barber                          Anthony and Cleopatra (Caesar)

Bizet                             Carmen (Don Jose) [New York City Opera]

Donizetti                     L'Elisir d'Amore (Nemorino) [Met. Opera]

                                        Lucia di Lammermoor (Edgardo) [S. F. O.]  

Gounod                       Faust (Faust) [Chicago Lyric Opera]

                                         Romeo et Juliet (Romeo)  

Hindemith                    Mathis der Mahler (Albrecht) [Paris Radio Orchestra]

Massenet                      Werther (Werther) [Metropolitan Opera]

Mozart                         Die Zauberflote (Tamino) [Carmel Bach Festival, Metropolitan Opera]

Puccini                         La Boheme (Rodolfo) [Providence Opera]

                                         Madama Butterfly (Pinkerton) [S.F.O., N.Y.C.O.]

                                         Manon Lescaut (Edmondo) [Metropolitan Opera]

                                        Tosca (Cavaradossi) [S.F.O., Met.Opera]

Strauss                         Der Rosenkavalier (Singer) [Met. Opera]

                                         Salome (Jews) [Met. Opera]

 Verdi                             MacBeth (MacDuff) [Met. Opera]

                                          Othello (Cassio) [Met. Opera]

                                           Rigoletto (Duca) [Met. Opera]

                                          La Traviata (Alfredo) [Met. Opera]

                                           Un Ballo in Maschera (Ricardo) [New Jersey Opera]

                                         Don Carlo (Don Carlo, Lerma 5 act version) [Met]

  Wagner                       Der Fliegende Hollander (Erik) [Met]  

                                         Parsifal (Knight, Page) [Met  

8.  Oratorio and Cantata Repertoire  

 J. S. Bach          Christmas Oratorio,  Magnificat,  Mass in b minor,  Passion According to St. John (arias)

Beethoven        Missa Solemnis,  9th Symphony  

Berlioz               La Damnation de Faust, L'enfance du Christ Requiem

Britten               Les Illuminations,  Serenade for Horn and Tenor St. Nicholas

Bruckner           Te Deum                                 

DuBois               Les Sept Paroles du Christ

Gounod             St. Cecelia Mass  

Handel               Jephtha,  Judas Maccabeus, Messiah Samson

Haydn                The Creation, The Seasons

Mahler                Symphony #8, Das Lied von der Erde  

Mendelssohn    Elijah, Hymn of Praise, St. Paul  

Mozart                 Requiem                                    

Stravinsky           Oedipus Rex, Persephone  

Verdi                     Requiem