Rachel Kadlick, Senior Voice Recital

Sandra Geary, piano

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Amy Beach - Three Browning Songs (1900)
      The Year’s at the Spring
      Ah, Love, But a Day
      I Send My Heart up to Thee

Alma Mahler - Fünf Lieder (1910)
     Die stille Stadt
     In meines Vaters Garten
     Laue Sommernacht
     Bei dir ist es traut
     Ich wandle unter Blumen

Clara Schumann - Sechs Lieder (1844)
     Ich stand in dunklen Träumen
     Sie liebten sich beide
     Der Mond kommt still gegangen
     Ich hab ‘in deinem Auge
     Die stille Lotosblume

Libby Larsen - Margaret Songs (1996)
     Bright Rails
     So Little There
     Beneath the Hawthorne Tree



Rachel Kadlick is a senior in the College of Arts and Sciences. Originally from Norwalk, CT, Rachel began her music career as a musical theater actress. In addition to participation in many musicals, she began studying classical voice under Stephanie Gregory. During her senior year of high school, she was the first member of her school selected to perform in the Connecticut Western Regional and All-State choirs. 

At Washington University, Rachel is the president of Cast n’ Crew, a student theater group, and a member of Psi Chi, the psychology honors society. She performed with the Washington University concert and chamber choirs under the direction of Dr. Nicole Aldrich. Rachel has also received the Antoinette Dames scholarship award for her contributions to the music department. After graduating with a B.A in Music this May, she hopes to pursue a career in the music industry and continue to study voice. 

Sandra Geary, pianist, is a native of County Cork, Ireland and has received piano performance diplomas from the Royal Schools of Music, Trinity College, London; the Cork School of Music, Ireland; and a Bachelor of Music degree from the St. Louis Conservatory of Music. 

On the piano faculty of Washington University, she also accompanies the WashU choir. She has been the Bach Society of St. Louis’ accompanist for the past 29 years and also is the accompanist for Webster University Opera studio. Ms. Geary is a vocal coach for the OTSL Artist-in-Training program and has been a vocal coach for Union Avenue Opera Crescendo Young Artist program. She has collaborated in voice master classes given by Nathan Gunn, Stanford Olsen, Kevin Short, Erie Mills, Mary Ann McCormack, and Jennifer Johnson Cano. 

Sandra regularly accompanies recitals, auditions, and competitions in the St. Louis area.