Dawn Upshaw

Dawn Upshaw

Classical, opera, soprano, female vocalists, vocal

Dawn Upshaw (born July 17, 1960 in Nashville, Tennessee) is a world-renowned American soprano described as "one of the most consequential performers of our time" by the Los Angeles Times. The recipient of several Grammy Award and Edison Prize-winning discs, Upshaw is at home both in opera and art song, and in repertoire from Baroque to contemporary. Many composers, including John Harbison and Kaija Saariaho, have written for her, and her artistic achievements are extensive.

The Girl With Orange Lips [1991]
  • 1. Psyché (4:55)
  • 2. Trois Poèmes de Stéphane Mallarmé : I. Soupir (3:49)
  • 3. Trois Poèmes de Stéphane Mallarmé : II. Placet futile (4:34)
  • 4. Trois Poèmes de Stéphane Mallarmé : III. Surgi de la croupe et du bond (3:06)
  • 5. Two Poems of Konstantin Bal'Mont: I. The Flower (1:11)
  • 6. Two Poems of Konstantin Bal'Mont: II. The Dove (1:32)
  • 7. Where Grief Slumbers: I. Listen To it Rain (2:18)
  • 8. Where Grief Slumbers: II. From Drunken Boat (2:37)
  • 9. Where Grief Slumbers: III. It's Raining (1:59)
  • 10. Where Grief Slumbers: IV. Ophelia (5:07)
  • 11. Where Grief Slumbers: V. The Farewell (1:05)
  • 12. Where Grief Slumbers: VI. The Departure (1:04)
  • 13. Where Grief Slumbers: VII. The Girl With Orange Lips (1:52)
  • 14. Three Japanese Lyrics: I. Akahito (0:47)
  • 15. Three Japanese Lyrics: II. Mazatsumi (1:06)
  • 16. Three Japanese Lyrics: III. Tsaraiuki (1:24)
  • 17. Quatre poèmes hindous : I. Madras: Une belle (2:11)
  • 18. Quatre poèmes hindous : II. Lahore: Un sapin isolé (3:53)
  • 19. Quatre poèmes hindous : III. Bénarès: Naissance de Bouddha (1:22)
  • 20. Quatre poèmes hindous : IV. Jeypur: Si vous pensez... (1:20)