Songs of Animals for The New G&S

The New G&S is seeking new works for a recital they anticipate a first performance of in the fall of 2020. They are seeking pieces for contralto and piano that have subject matter related to animals. This includes but is not limited to wild animals, birds, marine life, endangered species, and environmental issues. If this recital proves successful at the first performance, a tour is planned for Summer of 2021.

For scoring purposes Samantha’s voice is best utilized in the middle and lower ends of her range. Her range is from D3 to Ab5.

Questions, comments, or submissions may be sent by email to Samantha at . If you would prefer to send a hard copy, send a message to receive the address.

The New G&S is comprised of Gregory DiBona, pianist, and Samantha Stiner, contralto. The duo specializes in contemporary classical style music. More information about the duo can be found at

16 Feb 2020