Video Published: 09 Nov 2018

Emerging Artist Recital: Wolf Trap Opera

Discover up-and-coming talent in this recital featuring artists from Wolf Trap Opera: mezzo-soprano Megan Mikailovna Samarin, tenor Ian Koziara, and pianist Joseph Li.

Originally recorded on November 9, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. at OPERA America's National Opera Center in New York City as part of OPERA America Onstage.

Performers

Megan Mikailovna Samarin, mezzo-soprano
Ian Koziara, tenor
Joseph Li, pianist

Program

"I’m Not Wearing Underwear Today" from Avenue Q by Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx
Ian Koziara

"Succession (Fantastical creatures from childhood)"
Improvised by Joseph Li

"Erlkönig" by Franz Schubert
Ian Koziara

"Seit ich ihn gesehen" by Robert Schumann
Megan Mikailovna Samarin

"Er, der Herrlichste von allen" by Robert Schumann
Megan Mikailovna Samarin

"Parade on Hammond Street, 1935" by Allan Rohan Crite
Ian Koziara

"Haben sie gehört das Deutche band?" from The Producers by Mel Brooks and Thomas Meehan
Ian Koziara

"My Wild Irish Rose" by Chauncey Olcott, arranged by Keith Jarrett
Joseph Li

"Sea Slumber" by Edward Elgar
Megan Mikailovna Samarin

"Les Berceaux" by Gabriel Fauré
Ian Koziara

"Be My Love" by Nicholas Brodszky
Ian Koziara

"Masochism Tango" by Tom Lehrer
Megan Mikailovna Samarin and Ian Koziara

"Sit on My Face" by Gracie Fields, Monty Python Lyrics by Eric Idle
Ian Koziara

"Eve-Song: Snake" by Jake Heggie
Megan Mikailovna Samarin

"Beyond the Sea (La Mer)" by Charles Trenet
Megan Mikailovna Samarin and Ian Koziara

This video may have been edited due to copyright constraints on the musical content and therefore may not match the program as originally performed.

OPERA America Onstage is supported in part by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, and by grants from the Amphion Foundation and the Aaron Copland Fund for Music.