Wenzelberg sings Dove: "Dawn, still darkness" from Flight (Aucoin/Morley Masterclass)
Benjamin P. Wenzelberg, countertenor, and Benjamin T. Rossen, piano, perform Jonathan Dove's "Dawn, still darkness," from the opera "Flight," in a masterclass with composer Matt Aucoin and soprano Erin Morley. Recorded live at Paine Hall, Harvard University, on October 12, 2021.
Benjamin P. Wenzelberg: "Ultrathing," with Orchestra 2001 and Jayce Ogren
Benjamin P. Wenzelberg performs as the vocal soloist in his composition, "Ultrathing," commissioned and premiered by Orchestra 2001 and Jayce Ogren, conductor, at Philadelphia's Cherry Street Pier. June, 2019. Poetry by Walt Whitman, excerpted and adapted by Benjamin P. Wenzelberg.
Benjamin P. Wenzelberg sings Gounod: "Que fais-tu, blanche tourterelle?" from Roméo et Juliette
Benjamin P. Wenzelberg, countertenor, sings Gounod: "Que fais-tu, blanche tourterelle?" from Roméo et Juliette in a performance with the Bach Society Orchestra at Harvard; Reuben Stern, conductor. November 15, 2019 at Paine Hall, Harvard University.
Benjamin P. Wenzelberg sings Händel's "So shall the lute and harp awake" from Judas Maccabaeus
Benjamin P. Wenzelberg sings Händel's "So shall the lute and harp awake" from Judas Maccabaeus (April, 2019) in a performance with the Harvard University Choir and Harvard Baroque Chamber Orchestra; Edward Elwyn Jones, conductor. Recorded live at the Memorial Church, Harvard University.
Benjamin P. Wenzelberg sings Dove+Bach: "Dawn, still darkness" and "Vergnügte Ruh"
Benjamin P. Wenzelberg, countertenor, sings Dove (0:00) + Bach (6:04): a pairing of "Dawn, still darkness," the Refugee's aria from the opera Flight, and the first aria from "Vergnügte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust," BWV 170. Recorded live on November 1, 2019 at Harvard University. Katie Barr, piano.
Benjamin P. Wenzelberg plays and sings "My Bed is a Boat"
Benjamin P. Wenzelberg plays and sings his composition, "My Bed is a Boat," from "Dreamland Imaginations — a triptych of songs" (June, 2019). Poetry by Robert Louis Stevenson. Recorded live at Philadelphia's Cherry Street Pier; concert with Orchestra 2001.
From the Top
"What Child is This?" for Countertenor and Harp | From the Top
From the Top alums Benjamin Wenzelberg and Anna Kirby perform a stunning rendition of "What Child is This?" for countertenor and harp. Produced by From the Top and WGBH Recorded in the WGBH Fraser Recording Studio Traditional English Folk Song Lyrics by William Chatterton Dix Arrangement by Benjamin Wenzelberg and Anna Kirby Additional editing by Noah Craigwell Special thanks to Anthony Rudel, Terry Quinn, and Antonio Oliart Subscribe for more: http://bit.ly/1qxYp5T Sign up for our newsletter: http://bit.ly/2l7a2R7 Visit our website: http://bit.ly/2HCtqOB New videos every week! Listen to the From the Top podcast by NPR! iTunes: http://apple.co/1QeXyvO Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2Ju927V Follow From the Top! Facebook: http://bit.ly/1MAlaR4 Twitter: http://bit.ly/1MAl9g2 Instagram: http://bit.ly/23FStd0 Website: http://bit.ly/2HCtqOB Executive Director: Gretchen Nielsen Welcome to the official From the Top YouTube channel. We are America’s largest national platform dedicated to celebrating the stories, talents, and character of classically-trained young musicians (ages 8-18). Through live events, NPR, YouTube broadcasts, scholarships, and leadership programs, we empower these extraordinary young people to celebrate the power of music in their hands. Great Kids. Great Music. Listen to the Future. A From the Top video. 2018, all rights reserved.
A Salute to the 2017 U.S. Presidential Scholars
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Benjamin Wenzelberg | Soprano | 2017 National YoungArts Week
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Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
Dowland: Songs for Voice and Guitar
Dowland: Can She Excuse My Wrongs and Come, Heavy Sleep for Voice and Guitar (1597) The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center Presents the 33rd Annual Young Musicians Concert Filmed live in Alice Tully Hall on April 14, 2016. Video produced by Ibis Productions. Artists: Benjamin Wenzelberg, voice; Kang Min Shin, guitar (Tenafly High School)
92nd Street Y
Remember Me: Music, Art and Poetry Celebrating the Children of Terezín
In collaboration with the United Nations Outreach Programme, 92Y Musical Introduction Series presents a program for ages 5-95 of music, art and poetry created by and for the children of Terezín. The hour-long public event attests to the human spirit and courage of the children and their teachers to teach, paint, compose and hope. Keith Bonner, flute Katherine Needleman, oboe Igor Begelman, clarinet Christopher Cullen, bass clarinet Larisa Gelman, bassoon Michael Atkinson, French horn Jenny Lin, piano Karina Zilberman, voice Benjamin Wenzelberg, narrator Nissa Bisguier, Allison Costa, Esther Katz, Emilie Stoll, dancers JANÁČEK: Mládí (Youth), Suite for Wind Sextet JANÁČEK: Pochod Modráčků (March of the Bluebirds) for Piccolo & Piano HAAS: Quintet for Winds, Op. 10