Sam Higgins


About Sam


Upcoming Performances

Past Performances




NPR's FROM THE TOP Podcast Announces Musicians for Center for the Arts Recorded Performance

Broadway World | Music, February 10, 2020

Thoroughly Modern Foster, "...starting with the amazingly controlled countertenor Sam Higgins..."

South Shore Critic, June 7, 2018

"Milton teen to perform with Boston Pops"

Patriot Ledger article. May 6, 2018






    G. F. Handel

    • ‘Dove sei, amato bene,’ from Rodelinda
    • ‘Ombra mai fu,’ from Serse
    • ‘Va Tacito e nascosto,’ from Giulio Cesare
    • ‘Si, spietata il tuo rigore,’ from Giulio Cesare
    • ‘L’empio sleale, indegno’ from Giulio Cesare
    • ‘Lusinghiera, mia speranza,’ from Agrippina
    • ‘He shall feed his flock’ from Messiah
    • ‘Pena tiranna,’ from Amadigi di Gaula

    J. S. Bach

    • ‘Bereite dich, Zion,’ Christmas Oratorio
    • ‘Schlafe, mein Liebster, genieße der Ruh,’ Christmas Oratorio
    • ‘Buß und reu,’ St. Matthew Passion
    • ‘Ach, nun ist mein Jesus hin,’ St. Matthew Passion
    • ‘Könnnen Tränen,’ St. Matthew Passion
    • ‘Sehet Jesus hat die hand,’ St. Matthew Passion
    • ‘Von den Stricken,’ St. John Passion
    • ‘Qui sedes,’ B Minor Mass
    • ‘Ich habe genug,’ BWV 82

    French Art Song

    German Art Song

    • ‘Du bist wie eine Blume,’ R. Schumann
    • ‘Widmung,’ Schumann
    • ‘Abendempfindung,’ W.A. Mozart
    • ‘Du bist die Ruh,’ F. Schubert
    • ‘An Sylvia,’ Schubert
    • ‘An die Musik,’ Schubert
    • ‘Vergebliches Ständchen,’ J. Brahms
    • ‘Morgen,’ Richard Strauss
    • ‘Allerseelen,’ Strauss
    • ‘Die Nacht,’ Strauss
    • ‘Ständchen,’ Strauss
    • ‘Die Veilchen,’ Josephine Lang

    Italian Art Song/Arias

    • ‘Vaga luna, che inargenti,’ V. Bellini
    • ‘Tu lo sai,’ G. Torelli
    • ‘Vedro con mio diletto,’ A. Vivaldi
    • ‘Come raggio di sol,’ Antonio Caldara
    • ‘Amarilli, mia bella,’ Giulio Caccini
    • ‘Deh! Placatevi con me,’ from Orfeo ed Euridice by G.W. Gluck
    • ‘O del mio dolce ardor,’ C.W. Gluck
    • ‘O del mio amato ben,’ Stefano Donaudy

    English Art Song/Arias

    Latin Arias

    • ‘O quam tristis,’ from Pergolesi’s Stabat Mater

    Full Works Performed

    • ‘Deep Blue’ Adrian Wong, written for Sam Higgins
    • ‘From the Memory of the Machines,’ Leigha Amick, written for Sam Higgins
    • ‘Wiederstehe doch der sünde’ BWV 54, J.S. Bach
    • ‘Chichester Psalms,’ L. Bernstein
    • ‘Mass,’ L. Bernstein
    • ‘Voice of Isaac,’ Howard Frazin
    • ‘Elijah’s Angel,’ Robert Kapilow