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

CALENDAR / EVENTS / PERFORMANCES

  • Sunday October 20, 2019
    HCMTA Teacher's Recital
    At: King of Kings Lutheran Church, 543 Union Ave, New Windsor, NY
    Time 4pm: Three Songs by Ralph Vaughan Williams & Cuatro madrigales amatorios, by Joaquín Rodrigo
    Accompanied by Dr. Ruthanne Schempf

  • October 16, 2019 - Rehearsal, Cornwall, NY

  • Sunday September 22, 2019 . . . 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"

  • August 10, 2019 - Rehearsal, Poughkeepsie, NY

  • Sunday July 14, 2019 . . . 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, "Lord to Thee My Heart I Offer" from St. Matthew Passion

  • July 12, 2019 - Rehearsal, Poughkeepsie, NY

  • Sunday December 16, 2018 . . . featured soloist with Janice Grace at the organ
    At: The Poughkeepsie Reformed Church on Hooker Ave in Poughkeepsie, NY
    Service Time 10am: R. Thompson, "Magnificat" from The Nativity According to St. Luke

  • November 7, 2018
    NOON RECITAL: Cantatrice Art Song Ensemble
    Featuring: Amelia Seyssel, soprano; Maria Rivera White, piano; Marla Rathbun, violin
    At: First Evangelical Lutheran Church, Mill Street, Poughkeepsie
    Lunch 'n' Listen Concert series
    Link to Program details

  • November 6, 2018 - Rehearsal, Poughkeepsie, NY

  • November 2, 2018 - Rehearsal, Raynham, MA

  • October 30, 2018 - Rehearsal, Poughkeepsie, NY

  • Sunday October 14, 2018 . . . featured soloist with Janice Grace at the organ
    At: The Poughkeepsie Reformed Church on Hooker Ave in Poughkeepsie, NY
    Service Time 10am: F. Mendelssohn, "If with all your Heart ye truly Seek Me" from Elijah

  • October 4, 2018 - Rehearsal, Raynham, MA

  • September 13, 2018 - Rehearsal, Poughkeepsie, NY

  • Sunday July 1, 2018 . . . 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 Penticost Cantata

  • Sunday April 1, 2018 . . . featured soloist with Janice Grace at the organ
    At: The Poughkeepsie Reformed Church on Hooker Ave in Poughkeepsie, NY
    Service Time 10am: G. F. Handel: "I Know That My Redeemer Liveth" from Messiah

  • March 7, 2018 - CX due to Extreme Weather Conditions (plan to reschedule is ongoing)
    NOON RECITAL: Cantatrice Art Song Ensemble
    At: First Evangelical Lutheran Church, Mill Street, Poughkeepsie
    Lunch 'n' Listen Concert series
    Program TBA

  • March 1-2, 2018 - Rehearsal, Raynham, MA

  • February 15, 2018 - Rehearsal, Staatsburgh, NY

  • February 9, 2018 - Rehearsal, Poughkeepsie, NY

  • January 26, 2018 - Rehearsal, Poughkeepsie, NY

  • Sunday January 14, 2018 . . . featured soloist with Mr. George Tilley at the organ
    At: The Poughkeepsie Reformed Church on Hooker Ave in Poughkeepsie, NY
    Service Time 10am: Michael Head, "Acquaint Now Thyself With Him"

  • January 12, 2018 - Rehearsal, Staatsburgh, NY

  • January 3, 2018 - Rehearsal, Staatsburgh, NY





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
    "Rejoice Greatly, O Daughter of Zion" from Messiah
    "I Know That My Redeemer Liveth Messiah
    "If God Be For Us" from Messiah
    "O Lord, Whose Mercies Numberless"
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 Ye, Israel" from Elijah
    "If with all your Heart ye truly Seek Me" from Elijah
    "I Will Sing of Thy Great Mercies" from Saint Paul
    "Oh, God Have Mercy" from from Saint Paul
    "Hear My Prayer"
    "How Beautiful On The Mountains" (arr. by C. Fredrickson)
    "The King of Love My Shepherd Is" (arr. by C. Fredrickson)
    "I Waited for the Lord" (duet w/ chorus)
    "Lift Thine Eyes" (duet)
    "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
    "My Hope Is In the Everlasting" (from The Daughter of Jairus)
    "Love Divine, All Love Excelling" (duet)
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
    "Gesù Bambino"