Repertoire 2011-2012

Let Your Light Shine | Feel the Burn
June 2012
Artistic Director: Dr. Lucik Aprahamian
Accompanist: Brad Smith
(Performing as Arizona Women in Tune)

  • You’ve Got to See Mama Ev’ry Night – Billy Rose & Con Conrad
  • Duetto Buffo di Due Gatti – Gioachino Rossini
  • Love Letters – Victor Young, Text: Edward Heyman
  • I Will – Paul McCartney
  • Middle Aged Woman – Lisa Koch
  • Cradle Me – Deborah Dougherty
  • Set Me as a Seal – Rene Clausen
  • A Red, Red Rose – James Mulholland, Text: Robert Burns
  • Both Page and Pen – Roger Bourland, Text: Francisco X. Alarcon
  • I Will Be Earth – Gwyneth Walker, Text: May Swenson
  • Bésame Mucho – Consuelo Velazquez, Arr: Kirby Shaw
  • Rejuvenated Heart (World Premiere) – Dante De Silva, Text: George Sand, Commissioned by Arizona Women in Tune

Let Your Light Shine | Radiant Women
March 2012
Artistic Director: Dr. Lucik Aprahamian
Accompanist: Brad Smith
(Performing as Arizona Women in Tune)

  • Woyaya – Paul Simon & Art Garfunkel, Arr: Ysaye Barnwell
  • Now I Become Myself – Gwyneth Walker, Lyrics: May Sarton
  • Dry You Tears, Africa – John Williams, From: Amistad, Arr: Audrey Snyder
  • Amani – Audrey Snyder
  • I Dream a World – Joan Szymko, Text: Langston Hughes
  • Spring Cantata – Vincent Persichetti, Text: e.e.cummings
    • Trees
    • If the Green
    • Spring Is Like a Perhaps Hand
    • In Just-Spring
  • Sing Me to Heaven – Daniel E. Gawthrop, Arr: Paul Carey, Text: Jane Griner
  • In Remembrance – Eleanor Daley, From: Requiem, Arr: Jean Ashworth Bartle
  • Today, This Spring – Libby Larsen
    • Today, This Spring – Text: Janice Kimes
    • She Piped for Us – Text: Charles A. Wilson
    • If I Can Stop One Heart from Breaking – Text: Emily Dickinson
  • Choral Hymns – Gustav Holst, From: Rig Veda (Third Group)
    • Hymn to the Dawn
    • Hymn to the Waters
    • Hymn to Vena (The sun rising through the midst)
    • Hymn of the Travelers
  • How Could Anyone – Words/Music: Libby Roderick, Arr: Mac Huff

Let Your Light Shine | Kindle the Flame
December 2011
Artistic Director: Dr. Lucik Aprahamian
Accompanist: Brad Smith
(Performing as Arizona Women in Tune)

  • Es ist ein Ros’ entsprungen – Michael Praetorius
  • Lo, How a Rose e’er Blooming – Arr: J. Edmund Hughes
  • Lo, How Soft the Light – Richard Wayne Dirksen
  • Le Sommeil de l’Enfant Jesus – A traditional French carol. Arr: Ron Jeffers
  • A La Nanita Nana – A traditional Spanish carol. Arr: Dan Davidson
  • Mary Had a Baby – A traditional Christmas spiritual. Arr: Maria Thompson Corley
  • Happy Kwanza – Lois Brownsey & Marti Lunn Lantz
  • Jingle Bells – Traditional. Arr: John Ness Beck
  • Christmas Brunch – Craig Sturgis, Arr: Dean X Johnson
  • ‘Zat You, Santa Claus? – Jack Fox, Arr: Kirby Shaw
  • It’s Christmas and We’re Pagans – Kam Morrill
  • Winter Cantata – Vincent Persichetti
    • So Deep
    • Gentlest Fall of Snow
    • Fallen Leaves
  • Light a Candle – Marta Keen, Arr: Jay Althouse
  • Shalom – Dave & Jean Perry
  • Maoz Tzur – Bruce Craig Roter, Arr: Michael Levi
  • A Blessing – Jay Althouse. Based on traditional Irish blessings.