Repertoire 2007-2008

Women of Harmony | Love, Harmony, Desire, Oh My!
June 2008
Artistic Director: Kimilee McCreary
(Performing as Arizona Women in Tune)

  • Arise, My Love – Joan Szymko, Text: The Song of Solomon
  • Liebeslieder Walzer – Johannes Brahms, Text: Daumer Georg Friedrich
    • No. 3 Oh These Women
    • No. 4 Like the evening sunset’s rapture
    • No. 13 Every bird that soars the sky
    • No. 14 See how bright the fountain gleams
  • Liebeslieder Polkas – P.D.Q. Bach
    • No. 5 It was a Lover and (Her) Lass – Text: William Shakespeare
    • No. 8 Interlude
    • No. 3 The Passionate Shepherd – Text: Christopher Marlow
  • I Am Not Yours – David N. Childs, Text: Sara Teasdale
  • Pretty Women – Stephen Sondheim, Arr. Kim McCreary
  • Love’s Philosophy – David N. Childs, Text: Percy Bysshe Shelley
  • Please, Kind Sir – P.D.Q. Bach, From: Art of the Ground Round
  • Cheek to Cheek – Irving Berlin, From: Top Hat
  • The Lady is a Tramp – Richard Rodgers, From: Babes in Arms
  • Unforgettable – Irving Gordon
  • The Arrow and the Song – Mary Lynn Lightfoot, Text: Henry W. Longfellow

Women of Harmony | Mother, Daughter, Sister, Love
March 2008
Artistic Director: Kimilee McCreary
(Performing as Arizona Women in Tune)

  • Ave Maria – Tomas Luis de Victoria, Arr. Kim McCreary
  • Music in My Mother’s House – Stuart Stotts, Arr. J. David Moore
  • No Mirrors in My Nana’s House – Ysaye Barnwell
  • I Remember, I Believe – Bernice Johnson Reagon
  • How Could Anyone – Libby Roderi
  • I Am – Joan Szymko
  • Both Page and Pen – Roger Bourland, From: Alarcon Madrigals
  • The Beauty of Your Dreams – Joan Szymko
  • Call – Joan Szymko
  • It Takes a Village – Joan Szymko

Diverse Harmonies | Sounds of the Sacred
December 2007
Artistic Director: Kimilee McCreary
(Performing as Arizona Women in Tune)

  • Mother – A Native American song. Ulali
  • Ma’oz Tzur – Ed. Joshua R. Jacobson
  • Cradle Me – Arr: Deborah Dougherty-Harris
  • Amazing Grace – Arr: Joan Szymko
  • Silent Night – Arr: Kim McCreary. Performed in ASL.
  • Mi Halsh – Arr: Joan Szymko
  • Sioux Prayer – Joan Szymko
  • The Ten Thousand Things – Diane Benjamin
  • Cum ba Yah – Arr: Ysaye Barnwell
  • Everything She Touches – Joan Szymko
  • Babethandaza – A traditional Zulu song. Arr: Ysaye Barnwell
  • A Gaelic Blessing – John Rutter