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Nobody Else But Me (Weinstein/Hennessy) with mezzo-soprano, Eve Gigliotti

Susan's Aria from A Letter to East 11th Street with soprano, Marnie Breckridge

Four Ben Jonson Songs

Songs of Irony

Songs of Irony/Songs of Love
What Lips My Lips Have Kissed
I, Being Born a Woman
Love is Not All

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Heidi Skok
Heidi Skok, soprano
(now singing mezzo-soprano


East 11th Street
From A Letter to East 11th Street
Babe, I sure will miss your embrace
(Rick's Torch Song to the Virus)

You know, I think of Tom a lot
(Rick remembers his former lover)

There has been progress in HIV
(Susan's aria from Part II – ten years later)
Michael Smallwood
East 11th Street

Click here to listen to streaming excerpts of A Letter to East 11th with George Manahan conducting the New York City Opera Orchestra.

• Excerpt #1 — Rick concludes his videotaped letter in Part I with tenor, Chris Jackson

• Excerpt #2 — Rick's favorite Italian aria with soprano, Karen Frankenstein

• Excerpt #3 — Susan raises a glass to toast her friend in the conclusion to Part II
with soprano, Arianna Zukerman


From Ruminations
You Get to Gilead
(with Bruce Williamson, B flat clarinet)
I Thought it Was Harry

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From Two Poems (Paul Kiel)


Cassatt String Quartet
With soprano, Patricia Johnson, baritone, David Adam Moore and the Cassatt String Quartet conducted by Mark Shapiro
From Edgar
O Evil Eye
(Act II: Edgar kills the Old Man)

Martin Hennessy: pianist for all above soundbite tracks