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With Verdure Clad, from the Creation by Hayden

I love this photo...it reminds me of a beautiful journal entry I wrote last year...with a monk...in a field. Photo credit belongs to tomkellyphoto.   [mp3j … [Read more...]

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Isn't that a gorgeous photo? Photo credit Henrique da Silva. “Fleurs" by Francis Poulenc (1899-1963) from Fiançailles Pour Rire, no. 6., FP. 101 I love this song....musically complicated in its chord progressions, it's a fun one to sing. I … [Read more...]

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    “Zerfließe, mein Herze” by Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) from The St. John Passion, BWV 245, Aria 35 The haunting lines from this beautiful aria sit up in a comfortable part of my voice. Admittedly, the middle region is … [Read more...]

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"Romance" Claude Debussy, Heather Hightower, Soprano, Linda Blondel, Piano From Deux Romances, no. 2, L. 79 Performed June 22nd, "The Heart Sings" Vocal Recital at Cove Presbyterian Church, Covesville, VA as part of the Cove Concert Series. … [Read more...]

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“Tanto amore, segreto” by Giacomo Puccini, from Turandot (1858-1924)   [mp3j track="http://www.heatherhightower.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/08/08-Track-08-1.mp3"] They say that Puccini always had a love affair with one of his … [Read more...]