Amelia Seyssel - Concert Artist
...specializing in the performance of fine Art Song repertoire

CALENDAR / EVENTS / PERFORMANCES

  • March 7, 2018 - NOON RECITAL: Cantatrice Art Song Ensemble
    At: First Evangelical Lutheran Church, Mill Street, Poughkeepsie
    Lunch 'n' Listen Concert series
    Program TBA

  • Sunday September 24, 2017 . . . featured soloist with Janice Grace at the organ
    At: The Poughkeepsie Reformed Church on Hooker Ave in Poughkeepsie, NY
    Service Time 10am: Benedetto Marcello, "O Say What Glory"

  • Sunday July 30, 2017 . . . featured soloist with Mr. George Tilley at the organ
    At: The Poughkeepsie Reformed Church on Hooker Ave in Poughkeepsie, NY
    Service Time 10am: Felix Mendelssohn, "If with all your Heart ye truly Seek Me" from Elijah

  • Sunday June 11, 2017 . . . featured soloist with Janice Grace at the organ
    At: The Poughkeepsie Reformed Church on Hooker Ave in Poughkeepsie, NY
    Service Time 10am: J. S. Bach, "Be Thou With Me"

  • June 6, 2017 - Rehearsal, Staatsburgh, NY

  • Sunday April 30, 2017 . . . featured soloist with Janice Grace at the organ
    At: The Poughkeepsie Reformed Church on Hooker Ave in Poughkeepsie, NY
    Service Time 10am: W. A. Mozart, "Wait On the Lord"

  • April 5, 2017 - NOON RECITAL: Cantatrice Art Song Ensemble
    At: First Evangelical Lutheran Church, Mill Street, Poughkeepsie
    Lunch 'n' Listen Concert series
    Link to Program details

  • Sunday March 26, 2017 . . . featured soloist with Kristen Vinson, flute, and Janice Grace at the organ
    At: The Poughkeepsie Reformed Church on Hooker Ave in Poughkeepsie, NY
    Service Time 10am: J.S. Bach, "I Follow In Gladness To Meet Thee" from St. John Passion

  • March 20, 2017 - Rehearsal, Staatsburgh, NY

  • March 9-10, 2017 - Rehearsal, Raynham, MA

  • February 16, 2017 - Rehearsal, Staatsburgh, NY

  • Sunday February 12, 2017 . . . featured soloist with Janice Grace at the organ
    At: The Poughkeepsie Reformed Church on Hooker Ave in Poughkeepsie, NY
    Service Time 10am: Franz J. Haydn, "When Spring Returns"

  • January 19, 2017 - Rehearsal, Staatsburgh, NY

  • Sunday January 15, 2017 . . . featured soloist with Janice Grace at the organ
    At: The Poughkeepsie Reformed Church on Hooker Ave in Poughkeepsie, NY
    Service Time 10am: Robert Wetzler, "The Greatest of These Is Love"

  • Sunday December 24, 2016 . . . featured soloist with Janice Grace at the organ
    At: The Poughkeepsie Reformed Church on Hooker Ave in Poughkeepsie, NY
    Pre-Service Music 7p.m.: Pietro Yon, "Gesů Bambino"
    Christmas Eve Candelight Service 7:30p.m.: Basque Carol, "The Angel Gabriel From Heaven Came"

  • Sunday December 18, 2016 . . . featured soloist with Janice Grace at the organ
    At: The Poughkeepsie Reformed Church on Hooker Ave in Poughkeepsie, NY
    Service Time 10am: Randall Thompson, "Magnificat" from The Nativity According to St. Luke

  • December 21, 2016 - Rehearsal, Staatsburgh, NY

  • December 8, 2016 - Rehearsal, Staatsburgh, NY

  • November 25, 2016 - Rehearsal, Raynham, MA

  • November 18, 2016 - Lecture & Presentation, Canton, MA on "The Child Voice"
    For: Boston Choristers Guild, Directors Workshop
    Time: 7 p.m. At: St. John the Evangelist Church, Canton, MA

  • Sunday November 13, 2016 . . . featured soloist with Janice Grace at the organ
    At: The Poughkeepsie Reformed Church on Hooker Ave in Poughkeepsie, NY
    Service Time 10am: J. S. Bach, "Open Thou, MY Heart to Jesus" from Cantata #61

  • November 3, 2016 - Rehearsal, Staatsburgh, NY

  • Sunday October 16, 2016 . . . featured soloist with Janice Grace at the organ
    At: The Poughkeepsie Reformed Church on Hooker Ave in Poughkeepsie, NY
    Service Time 10am: J. S. Bach, "Lord, to Thee My Heart I Offer" from St. Matthew Passion

  • October 13, 2016 - Rehearsal, Staatsburgh, NY

  • Sunday July 17, 2016 . . . featured soloist with George Tilley at the organ
    At: The Poughkeepsie Reformed Church on Hooker Ave in Poughkeepsie, NY
    Service Time 10am: J. S. Bach, "My Heart Ever Faithful" from Pentecost Cantata & Eric H. Thiman "Jesus, the Very Thought of Thee"

  • June 10, 2016 - Rehearsal, Raynham, MA

  • May 13, 2016 - Rehearsal, Raynham, MA

  • Sunday May 22, 2016 . . . featured soloist with Janice Grace at the organ
    At: The Poughkeepsie Reformed Church on Hooker Ave in Poughkeepsie, NY
    Service Time 10am: Antonín Dvořák, "I Will Sing New Songs" Biblical Songs #5

  • May 1, 2016 - Rehearsal, Staatsburgh, NY

  • Sunday April 17, 2016 . . . featured soloist with Janice Grace at the organ
    At: The Poughkeepsie Reformed Church on Hooker Ave in Poughkeepsie, NY
    Service Time 10am: Bernhard Molique, "I Will Extol Thee" from Abraham

  • April 15, 2016 - Rehearsal, Raynham, MA

  • April 11, 2016 - Rehearsal, Staatsburgh, NY

  • April 1, 2016 - Rehearsal, Raynham, MA





Church Soloist Repertoire November 2002 to Present

J.S. Bach
    "Be Thou With Me (Bist du bei mir)"
    "I Follow In Gladness To Meet Thee
            (Ich folge dir gleichfalls)" from St. John Passion
    "Lord, to Thee My Heart I Offer" from St. Matthew Passion
    "My Heart Ever Faithful" from Pentecost Cantata
    "Open Thou, my Heart, to Jesus" from Cantata 61
Wm. K. Bassford
    "My Faith Looks Up To Thee" (duet)
Ludwig van Beethoven
    "The Heavens Are Declaring" (trio)
Georges Bizet
    "Agnus Dei"
Dudley Buck
    "Fear Not Ye, O Israel!"
Donald Busarow
    "He Shall Give His Angels Charge Over Thee"
Peter Cornelius
    "The Shepherds"
Craig Courtney
    "Be Thou My Vision" (duet) [tune by Slane]
Clarence Dickinson (arr.)
    "Sleep, My Jesus Sleep" [assisted by Greta Parks, cello]
Antonín Dvořák
    "Clouds and Darkness" Biblical Songs #1
    "Hear My Prayer" Biblical Songs #3
    "God Is My Shepherd" Biblical Songs #4
    "I Will Sing New Songs" Biblical Songs #5
    "Hear My Prayer, O Lord" (solo) Biblical Songs #6
    "Hear My Prayer, O Lord" (duet) Biblical Songs #6
    "By the Waters of Babylon" Biblical Songs #7
    "Turn Thee to Me" Biblical Songs #8
    "I Will Lift Mine Eyes" Biblical Songs #9
    "Sing Ye a Joyful Song" Biblical Songs #10
Gabriel Fauré
    "Love Never Faileth" (adapted by C. Fredrickson)
    "Pie Jesu" from Requiem
Jean-Baptiste Faure
    "Crucifixus"
Myles B. Foster
    "There Were Shepherds" (duet)
César Franck
    "Bread of Holy Heaven" (Panis Angelicus)
    "O Lord Most Holy" duet
Johann W. Franck
    "Be Thou Still"
Alfred R. Gaul
    "My Soul Is Athirst for God"
Christoph von Gluck
    "Thanks be to God"
Charles Gounod
    "O Divine Redeemer"
George F. Handel
    "So Shall the Lute and Harp Awake" from Judas Maccabeus
    "Oh, Had I Jubal's Lyre" from Joshua
    "O Lord, Whose Mercies Numberless"
    "Rejoice Greatly, O Daughter of Zion" from Messiah
    "If God Be For Us" from Messiah
Franz Joseph Haydn
    "Benedictus" from Missa brevis Sti. Joannis de Deo
    "On Thee Each Living Soul Awaits" (duet)
    "When Spring Returns"
Michael Head
    "Acquaint Now Thyself with Him"
Ferdinand Hiller
    "Be Near Me Still"
Edward Howe
    "In the Cross of Christ We Glory" (duet)
Pelham Humfrey
    "A Hymne to God the Father" (text by John Donne)
John Ireland
    "The Holy Boy"

George Lynn (arr.)
    "Wondrous Love" (Traditional American)
Benedetto Marcello
    "O Say What Glory"
Eduardo Marzo
    "Sun of My Soul, Thou Saviour Dear"
Felix Mendelssohn
    "Hear My Prayer"
    "Hear Ye, Israel" from Elijah
    "How Beautiful On The Mountains" (arr. by Fredrickson)
    "I Waited for the Lord" (duet w/ chorus)
    "I Will Sing of Thy Great Mercies" from Saint Paul
    "If with all your Heart ye truly Seek Me" from Elijah
    "Lift Thine Eyes" (duet)
    "Oh, God Have Mercy" from from Saint Paul
    "The King of Love My Shepherd Is" (arr. Fredrickson)
    "The Widow & Elijah" duet from Elijah
Bernhard Molique
    "I Will Extol Thee" from Abraham
W.A. Mozart
    "Alleluia" (from Exsultate, Jubilate)
    "The Love Commandment"
    "Wait On the Lord" (adapted by C. Fredrickson)
George B. Nevin
    "Jesus, Word of God Incarnate" (duet)
Mary Pickins Opie
    "Communion Hymn"
Henry Purcell
    "Lord, What is Man?" [assisted by Greta Parks, cello]
Richard Proulx
    "Blessing"
Ned Rorem
    "Psalm 142: I Cried unto the Lord" from Cycle of Holy Songs
Camille Saint-Saëns
    "More Love to Thee, O Christ" (duet)
    "Patiently have I waited for the Lord" (Air #3
            from Christmas Oratorio)
P. A. Schnecker
    "Jesus, the Very Thought of Thee" (duet)
Franz Schubert
    "Ave Maria"
    "Lord, to Whom Our Prayers Ascend"
John Prindle Scott
    "Come, Ye Blessed"
Heinrich Schütz
    "A Psalm of David" (Psalm 70: 'Haste, O God, to deliver me')
    "O Jesu, Name Most Lovely" [assisted by Greta Parks, cello]
    "Bring to the Lord God"
Harry Rowe Shelley
    "The King of Love My Shepherd Is" (duet)
Henry Smart
    "The Lord Is My Shepherd" (duet)
Sir John Stainer
    "Love Divine, All Love Excelling" (duet)
    "My Hope Is In the Everlasting" (from The Daughter of Jairus)
Oley Speaks
      "The Prayer Perfect" (duet)
Eric H. Thiman
    "In the Bleak Midwinter"
    "Jesus, the Very Thought of Thee"
Randall Thompson
    "Magnificat" from The Nativity According to St. Luke
Virgil Thompson
    "My Shepherd Will Supply My Need"
Robert Wetzler
    "The Greatest of These Is Love"
Alfred Whitehead
    "Watch Thou, Dear Lord" (duet)
Pietro Yon
    "Gesů Bambino"
Traditional
    "Were You There When They Crucified My Lord?" (a cappella)