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Repertoire List

 

Jazz & Musical Comedy, Showtunes

Staged Performances:

Rodgers & Hammerstein: South Pacific ~ Nellie Forbush

Gilbert & Sullivan: The Mikado ~ Yum-Yum

Standards Rep

Joy Spring: Clifford Brown

Cole Porter: Don’t Fence Me In

Cole Porter: I Concentrate on You

Cole Porter: Too Darn Hot

Curtis Lewis: Today I Sing the Blues

Hoagy Carmichael: Skylark

Richard Rodgers: I Could Write a Book

Rodgers & Hammerstein: I Enjoy Being a Girl (Flower Drum Song)

Rodgers & Hart: Blue Moon

Willie Nelson: Crazy

Berlin: I Love a Piano (Stop, Look & Listen)

Berlin: Shakin’ the Blues Away (Easter Parade)

Berlin: Blue Skies (Betsy)

Berlin: Alexander’s Ragtime Band

Berlin: What’ll I do

Berlin: When I Lost You

Berlin: Everybody Step

Gershwin: The Real American Folksong (Crazy for You)

Gershwin: Embraceable You (Girl Crazy)

Gershwin: Someone to Watch Over Me (Oh, Kay!)

Gershwin: The Man I Love (Lady, Be Good)

Girl From Ipanema

...and more!  

Oratorio (Soprano Soloist)

Handel: Messiah

Bach: Weihnachtsoratorium

Bach: Wachet Auf

Bach: Magnificat

Bach: Coffee Cantata

Britten: A Ceremony of Carols

Charpentier: Messe de Minuit

Mozart: Coronation Mass

Mozart: Exsultate, Jubilate

Schubert: Mass in G

Handel: Let the Bright Seraphim (Samson)

Mendelssohn: Hear Ye, Israel (Elijah)

Mendelssohn: Jerusalem! (St. Paul)

 

Opera (Full Roles)

Bizet: Carmen ~ Frasquita

Puccini: Gianni Schicchi ~ Nella

Puccini: Suor Angelica ~ La Suora Infermiera

Mozart: Le Nozze di Figaro ~ Barbarina

Verdi: Un Ballo in Maschera ~ Oscar

Humperdinck: Hansel & Gretel ~ Sandman / Dew Fairy

Dvoƙák: Rusalka ~ 1st Water Sprite

 

Opera (Arias & Ensembles)

Mozart: Porgi Amor

Mozart: L'ho Perduta

Mozart: Deh Vieni, non tardar

Mozart: Ach, Ich Fuhl's

Mozart: In Uomini, In Soldati

Mozart: Una donna a quindici anni

Mozart: Vedrai, Carino

Mozart: Batti, Batti O bel Masetto

Handel: Piangero, La Sorte Mia

Handel: V'adoro, Pupille

Handel: Se pietà di me non senti

Handel: Giulio Cesare in Egitto ~ Sesto, Son Nata a Lagrimar

Puccini: O, Mio Babbino Caro

Purcell: Dido and AeneasDido's Lament

Verdi: Falstaff ~ Alice, Act I Quartetto 

 

"Two Sopranos, One Voice" Duets with Melissa-Marie Shriner

Faure:  Tarantelle

Faure: Puisqu'ici-bas toute âme

Mendelssohn: Volkslied

Purcell: Sound the Trumpet

Vivaldi: Laudamus Te

Mozart: Domine Deum

Delibes: Flower Duet

Mozart: Sull'Aria 

Mozart: Ah, Guarda Sorella

Mozart: Ah, Perdona 

Monteverdi: Pur ti Miro

Handel: Son Nata a Lagrimar

Offenbach: Barcarolle

Bellini: Mira, O Norma

 

Art Song 

Schubert

Shepherd on the Rock

Suleika I

Suleika II

Auf dem Wasser zu Singen

An die Nachtigall

Heidenröslein

Gretchen am Spinnrade

Du bist die Ruh

Lachen und Weinen

Ave Maria

Mozart

An Chloë

Das Lied der Trennung

Komm, Liebe Zither

Schumann

Widmung

Er, der Herrlichste von allen

Mondnacht

Faure

Le Papillon et la Fleur

Chanson d'amour

Clair de lune

Au bord de l'eau

Notr'amour

Après un rêve

Rachmaninoff 

The Soldier's Wife

A Dream

Lilacs

How Fair this Spot

Before my Window

The Fountains

Purcell

Hark, the Echoing Air

If Music be the Food of Love

Sweeter than Roses

She Loves, and She Confesses Too

Fairest Isle

Bellini

Malinconia, ninfa gentile

Vanne, O Rosa Fortunata

Ma, Rendi pur Contento

L'abbandono

Poulenc (Airs chantés)

Air Romantique

Air Champêtre

Air Grave

Air Vif

Haydn

Fidelity

The Sailor's Song

Piercing Eyes

Tchaikovsky

Serenade

Sleepless Nights

Can It Be Day?

Hahn (Venezia)

Sopra l'acqua Indormenzada

La Barcheta

L'avertimento

La Primavera

Ravel (5 Greek Folksongs)

Ksipnise Petroperdika

Katu Ston Agio Sidero

Pios Asi!

O N'andzelos

Yaroumbi

Giordani

Caro mio ben

Caldara

Alma del Core

Adolph Adam

O Holy Night

 

Choral Works (Soprano)

Bach: Christmas Oratorio

Dubra: Cantata in Nativitate

Dvorak: Stabat Mater

Hatzis: Wormwood (World Premiere)

Holman: Domine Requiem

Hurko: Requiem for the Victims of Chernobyl (Canadian Premiere)

Jenkins: The Armed Man ~ A Mass for Peace (Canadian Premiere)

Rutter: Feel the Spirit

McCartney: Ecce Cor Meum (Canadian Premiere)

Mozart: Requiem

Orff: Carmina Burana

Orff: Catulli Carmina

Pergolesi: Stabat Mater

Rossini: Petite Messe Solennelle

Vivaldi: Gloria

 

 

 

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About Kira Braun

Kira Braun possesses a light lyric coloratura voice, perfect for Baroque repertoire and Oratorio, as well as many ingenue roles in Opera. Also a Jazz lover, she enjoys performing various works, with a particular passion for pieces from the 1930’s and 40’s.   Pursuing a singing career has only recently become a reality in the past 4 years.  To further this and to expand her ability, Kira is currently enrolled at York University, pursuing a Bachelor of Fine Arts Honours Degree in Music.  

Read more on Kira's 'Biography' page.

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