Abel Meeropol Centennial Concert CD
Original Cast OC 6055
All Lyrics by Abel Meeropol (pseud. Lewis Allan)

Performed by
Helene Williams, soprano
Tara Venditti, mezzo
Gregory Mercer, tenor
Gregory Rahming, baritone
The Metropolitan Philharmonic Chorus accompanied & conducted by
Leonard Lehrman

1.Conscience, by Leonard Lehrman
for mezzo, tenor & chorus

2.These Are the Times (after Tom Paine), by Herbert Haufrecht
for chorus

3.The House I Live In, by Earl Robinson
for soprano & piano

4.John Reed, (from American Legends by Elie Siegmeister
for soprano & piano

5.The Wind, by Elie Siegmeister
for mezzo & piano

6.Autumn in My Heart, by Elie Siegmeister
for tenor & piano

7.The Lollypop, by Elie Siegmeister
for soprano & piano

8.The Snowman, by Elie Siegmeister
for baritone & piano

9.The Moon, by Elie Siegmeister
arr. by L.Lehrman for mezzo, tenor & piano

10.Eve, by Leonard Lehrman
for soprano & tenor

11.Apples, Peaches & Cherries, by Abel Meeropol
for soprano, tenor, ukelele [& chorus]

12.Hey, Mr. Cockroach, by Abel Meeropol,
arr. for SATB by L.Lehrman

13.The Purple Couch, by Leonard Lehrman
for chorus

14.If All of the Papers, by Leonard Lehrman
for chorus

15.Sonnet to Anne, by Leonard Lehrman
for soprano & piano

16.Renunciation, by Joel Mandelbaum
for baritone & piano

17.Song of the Inventory, by Kurt Weill
for tenor & piano

18.Monologue (text after Dahl) from The Soldier, by Lehman Engel
for baritone & piano

19.Silence, from Insect Comedy, by Martin Kalmanoff
for mezzo & piano

20.Who Will Go to the War, from The Good Soldier Schweik (after Hasek) by Robert Kurka
for tenor & piano

21.I Want a Red Dress, from Darlin' Corie, by Elie Siegmeister
for soprano & piano

22.Love Duet, from Darlin' Corie, by Elie Siegmeister
for soprano, baritone & piano

23.The Wooing, opera by Leonard Lehrman
Prologue/Stage Manager: Gregory Mercer
George Smith: Gregory Rahming
Mrs. Helen Potter, widow: Helene Williams
Hester, her maid: Tara Venditti

24.Lost Forever, by Abel Meeropol,
arr. for chorus by L.Lehrman