Paysages: French Songs by Debussy, Messiaen & Fauré


This program of French song marks the solo debut recording of the brilliant young soprano, Susanna Phillips.  Ms. Phillips was the recipient of the Metropolitan Opera’s 2010 Beverly Sills Artist Award, and  appeared at the Met last season as Pamina in Julie Taymor’s production of The Magic Flute, and as Musetta in La bohème, the role with which she made her Met debut in 2008.  Following her Baltimore Symphony debut under Marin Alsop, the Baltimore Sun proclaimed, “She’s the real deal!”  In the banner year of 2005, Susanna Phillips was the winner of four of the world’s leading vocal competitions – Operalia (both First Place and the Audience Prize), the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions, the MacAllister Awards and the George London Foundation.  Susanna Phillips’s triumphs have  taken her to The Lyric Opera of Chicago, the Minnesota Opera, Santa Fe Opera, the Dallas Opera, the Boston Lyric Opera and many others ?a star in the making!


Claude Debussy

Ariettes oubliées

Olivier Messiaen

Poèmes pour Mi

Gabriel Fauré

Les roses d'Ispahan


Après un rêve


Susanna Phillips, soprano

Myra Huang, piano