Arias in English

 

A collection of both comic and dramatic arias, especially for auditioning singers needing English-language vocal music.

Soprano Arias

TOO MUCH COFFEE MAN - (Comedy) Super Hero Song (Range: E-flat 4 - B-flat5) Duration: 5:00 buy it!
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PIED PIPER - Old Woman’s Aria (Range: E4 - A5) Duration: 3:50 buy it!
Description: Near the end of the opera, the Old Woman who has been narrating the story reveals that she was the little lame girl left behind when the Piper led all the other children into the magic mountain. She tells of how she felt so very long ago.
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UNDER A HALOGEN SUN – Minna’s aria "My home is here…" (Range: D3 - G4) Duration: 4:50 buy it!
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CELLULAR WORLD – (Comedy) Girlfiriend’s Aria "Baby, If you Love Me" (Range: E4 - A5) Duration: 5:00 buy it!
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#trialbytext – Plaintiff’s Aria (Comedy) (Range: B-flat3 - A5) Duration: 7:00 buy it!
Description: A young woman accuses her mother of bad parenting, for simply giving her a tablet.
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SAPPHO: Gongyla's Arioso (Range: G4 - B5) Duration: 1:45 buy it!
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Mezzo Arias

SAPPHO – Sappho’s aria (Range: C4 - A5) Duration: 7:20 buy it!
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TOO MUCH COFFEE MAN - Super Hero Song (Range: E-flat 4 - B-flat 5) Duration: 5:00 buy it!
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LA LLORONA - Malinche’s Aria (Range: B-flat3 - B5) Duration: 10:00 buy it!
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LA LLORONA - Mother’s Aria (Range: B-flat3 - G5) Duration: 02:30 buy it!
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BAGGAGE - Philida’s Aria (Comedy) (Range: C4 - B5) Duration: 3:45 buy it!
Description: Dr. Philida Cobbman tries to determine the best therapy for this bizarre patient.
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CELLULAR WORLD – (Comedy) Woman’s Aria - "I'm So Pathetic…" (Range: C4 - E-flat5) Duration: 8:00 buy it!
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LOVE AT THE KITTY CAT HOTEL - (Comedy) Lois’s Aria "Do I Know You?" (Range: A3 - A5) Duration: 5:30 buy it!
Description: Lois tells of her origins.
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LOVE AT THE KITTY CAT HOTEL - (Comedy) Lois’s Aria – Leona's Letter (Range: C#4 - A5) Duration: 2:30 buy it!
Description: Lois receives a "Dear John" letter from her cat.
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UNDER A HALOGEN SUN – Tree's Aria 1 (Range: B3 – F#5) Duration: 7:00 buy it!
Description: Social worker Tree begins to question the morality of her society.
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UNDER A HALOGEN SUN – Tree's Aria 2 (Range: E4 – G5) Duration: 2:30 buy it!
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FURNISHED ROOM (based on the story by O. Henry) – Jess' Aria (Range: B3 - G5) Duration: 4:10 buy it!
Description: Jess, one of the ghosts who appears in the room, prepares to leave her child alone while she walks the street.
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ADONAIS - Bright Star reprise (Range: B3 - E5) Duration: 4:15 buy it!
Description: Fanny reprises Keats’ love poem after his death.
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ADONAIS – "Where are the Songs of Spring" (Range: D4 - G-flat5) Duration: 6:13 buy it!
Description: Keats poem.
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Contralto Arias

SAPPHO – Niobe's aria (Range: B-flat3 - F4) Duration: 4:00 buy it!
Description: Niobe explains the original three sexes.
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LA LLORONA - Mother's Aria (Range: B-flat3 - G5) Duration: 2:30 buy it!
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Tenor Arias

TOO MUCH COFFEE MAN – (Comedy) Espresso Guy "I'm a Man About Town" (Range: E-flat3 - E-flat4) Duration: 1:30 buy it!
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ADONAIS – "Bright Star" (Range: F3 – G4) Duration: 3:20 buy it!
Description: Keats’ love poem to Fanny buy it!

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ADONAIS – "She Walks in Beauty" (Range: E3 - G4) Duration: 4:40 buy it!
Description: Setting of the poem by Lord Byron.

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LA LLORONA - Captain's Aria (Range: B3 - A5) Duration: 8:27 buy it!
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PIED PIPER - Pied Piper's Aria 1 (Range: E3 - G4) Duration: 3:40 buy it!
Description: The Piper introduces himself.
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PIED PIPER - Pied Piper's Aria 2 (Range: D#3 - A4) Duration: 2:00 buy it!
Description: The Piper demands payment for ridding the town of rats.
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BAGGAGE - (Comedy) Tim's Aria (Range: D3 - G4) Duration: 5:00 buy it!
Description: Tim’s origins and how the Issues have always been with him.
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Baritone Arias

TOO MUCH COFFEE MAN - (Comedy) Serenade (Range: C3 - G4) Duration: 4:25 buy it!
Description: TMCM's Serenade to the Barista.
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TOO MUCH COFFEE MAN - (Comedy) Ode to Coffee (Range: D3 - F#4) Duration: 2:30 buy it!
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AND THE WINNER IS. . . - (Comedy) Tony's aria (Range: D3 - F#4) Duration: 5:10 buy it!
Description: Tony tells us of his origins and his apprehensions.
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ALL THE RIGHT MOVES – (Comedy) Dick's aria (Range: C3 - F#4) Duration: 3:00 buy it!
Description: Dick satirizes the items at a New Age conventions.
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LA LLORONA - Guard's Aria (Range: F3 - F#4) Duration: 3:40 buy it!
Description: The Guard tells of his horror at seeing a lake full of blood.
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UNDER A HALOGEN SUN – Axel's aria (Range: E-flat3 - F4) Duration: 3:40 buy it!
Description: Axel’s origins.
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Bass Arias

LA LLORONA - Guard's Aria (Bass Range: D3 – D#4) Duration: 3:40 buy it!
Description: The Guard tells of his horror at seeing a lake full of blood.
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