Find below the repertoire that Mélisse had the opportunity to conduct throughout her career.

+ = Performed in concert      Not marked pieces = conducted in rehearsal
+ OPERA AND MUSICAL
      • BERNSTEIN L.

      Trouble in Tahiti (complete staged opera, three performances) +

      • BIZET G.

      – Carmen (whole opera)

      • DONIZETTI G.

      – “Quel guardo il cavaliere” from Don Pasquale +

      • GOUNOD C.

      – Faust, excerpts +
      – “Ah! Je veux vivre” from Roméo et Juliette +

      • HEGGIE Jake

      – Dead Man Walking (complete staged opera, one performance) +

      • MENOTTI G. C.

      The Old Maid and the Thief  (complete staged opera, three performances) +

      • MOZART  W-A

      – Die Zauberflöte  (complete staged opera, four performances) +
      Don Giovanni, full opera
      – Nozze di Figaro, excerpts +
      – Cosi fan tutte, excerpts

      • POULENC F.

      – La Dame de Monte-Carlo +
      – La Voix Humaine, 
      excerpt +
      – Les Dialogues des Carmélites, 
      excerpt +
      – Les Mamelles de Tirésias, excerpt +

      • PRÉVIN A.

      – “I Want Magic” from A Streetcar Named Desire +

      • PUCCINI G.

      – Gianni Schicchi  (complete staged opera, one performance) +
      Bohème, act I (excerpts), act III +

      • ROSSINI G.

      – Italian in Algiers, Overture +
      – Italian in Algiers, excerpts +
      – Barber of Seville, excerpts +

      • SONDHEIM S.

      Sweeney Todd (complete stage musical, three performances) +

      • STRAUSS II

      Die Fledermaus (complete operetta) +

      • VERDI G.

      – Traviata, excerpts of act II
      – Falstaff, excerpts

+ SYMPHONIC
      • ADAMS John

      The Chairman Dances +

      • BACH J.S.

      – Suite No.1 for orchestra +
      – Suite No.3 for orchestra, Air +

      • BARTÒK B.

      – Dances’s Suite +
      – Roumanian Dances +
      – Divertimento for strings +
      – Concerto for Orchestra +
      – Miraculous Mandarin, Suite
      – Violin Concerto No.1
      – Piano Concerto No.1 +
      – Piano Concerto No.3 +

      • BATES Mason

      The B-Sides for Orchestra & Electronica +

      • BERG A.

      – Kammerkonzert

      • BERIO Luciano

      – Folksongs +

      • BEETHOVEN L. van

      – Egmont, Overture +
      – Prometheus, Overture +
      – Coriolan, Overture
      – Leonore III, Overture
      – Symphony No.1
      – Symphony No.2
      – Symphony No.3 +
      – Symphony No.4
      – Symphony No.5 +
      – Symphony No.6 +
      – Symphony No.7 +
      – Symphony No.8 +
      – Violin Concerto

      • BERLIOZ H.

      – Rakoczy March +
      – Symphonie Fantastique +
      – Les Nuits d’Eté +

      • BERNSTEIN L.

      – Candide, Overture (original and “Scottish” version) +

      • BERWALD F.

      – Symphony No.3 Singulière +

      • BIRTWISTLE Harrison

      – Carmen Arcadiae Mechanicae Perpetuum +

      • BIZET G.

      – L’Arlésienne, Suites 1 & 2 +
      – Carmen, Suites 1 & 2 +

      • BONILLA Mathieu (1979, France)

      – Quiès +

      • BORODINE A.

      – Symphony No.2

      • BRAHMS J.

      – Tragic Overture
      – Academic Overture
      – Hungarian Dances +
      – Haydn Variations
      – Violin Concerto +
      – Symphony No.1
      – Symphony No.2 +
      – Symphony No.3
      – Symphony No.4
      – Nänie for chorus and orchestra +
      – Schicksalslied for chorus and orchestra +
      – Liebeslieder Walzer for chorus and orchestra

      • BRITTEN B.

      – Simple Symphony +
      – The Young People’s Guide To The Orchestra +
      – Sinfonietta op 1
      – Lacrymae for solo viola and strings
      – Four Sea Interludes

      • BRUCH M.

      – Violin Concerto

      • CARTER E.

      – Triple Duo

      • CHABRIER E.

      – Joyeuse Marche +
      – Danse Villageaoise

      • COLE T.J. (1993, USA)

      Megalopolis +

      • COLERIDGE-TAYLOR S.

      – “Danse nègre” from Suite Africaine

      • COPLAND A.

      – Appalachian Spring, Suite for 13 musicians
      – Appalachian Spring, Orchestral Suite
      – An Outdoor Overture +
      Concerto for Clarinet +

      • DALBAVIE M-A

      – Rocks under the Water +

      • DAUGHERTY M.

      Reflections on the Mississippi for Tuba and Orchestra +

      • DAVIS Carl (music & movie)

      – The Rink, Silent Film Score (Chaplin) +
      – The Fireman, Silent Film Score (Chaplin) +

      • DEBUSSY C.

      – Danse +
      – Prelude to the afternoon of a faun +
      – Prelude to the afternoon of a faun, chamber version by A. Schoenberg +
      – La Mer +
      – Danses sacrées et profanes, for solo harp and strings +
       Première Rhapsodie, for clarinet and orchestra +

      • DOHNANYI E. von

      – Symphonische Minuten

      • DUN Tan (1957, China)

      Contrabass Concerto: Wolf Totem (2014) +

      • DUFOURT H. (1943, France)

      – The Watery Stars

      • DVORÀK A.

      – Romance op.11 for Violin and Orchestra +
      – Serenade for strings
      – Symphony No.7 +
      – Symphony No.8 +
      – Symphony No.9 New World +
      – Violin Concerto

      • ELGAR E.

      – Enigma Variations +
      – Cello Concerto +

      • EÖTVÖS P.

      – Shadows +

      • ESCAICH T.

      – Chant des Ténèbres, for solo saxophone soprano and 12 saxophones +

      • FALLA M. de

      – El Amor Brujo +

      • FRANCK C.

      – Les Djinns, for solo piano and orchestra +

      • GOUNOD C.

      – Mireille, Overture +
      – Symphony No.1 +

      • GRIEG E.

      – Holberg Suite for String Orchestra +
      – Peer Gynt, Suite No.1 +

      • GRIFFES Charles

      – Pleasure Dome of Kubla Khan +
      Poem for Flute and Orchestra +

      • GRISEY G.

      – Périodes +
      – Partiels +

      • HANNON Andrew

      Unremembered (2019)

      • HAYDN J.

      – Trumpet Comcerto in E-flat major +
      – Symphony No. 6 +
      – Symphony No. 11
      – Symphony No. 44 Trauersinfonie +
      – Symphony No. 46
      – Symphony No. 85  La Reine
      – Symphony No. 92 Oxford +
      – Symphony No. 94  Surprise +
      – Symphony No. 99
      – Symphony No. 101 The Clock
      – Symphony No. 104 London Symphony +

      • HIGDON Jennifer

      – blue cathedral +

      • HINDEMITH P.

      – Kammermusik No.1 +

      • HONEGGER A.

      – Cello concerto +

      • HUREL P. (1955, France)

      – Figures Libres

      • JANACEK L.

      – Tarass Bulba +

      • JOLIVET A. 

      – Fanfares pour Britannicus

      • KODALY Z.

      – Peacock Variations
      – Marosszek Dances
      – Hary Janos, Suite +
      – Galanta Dances +

      • KYBURZ H.

      – Danse Aveugle +

      • LALO E.

      – Cello Concerto +

    • LIEBERMANN L.

    – Piccolo Concerto +

    • LIGETI G.

    – Kammerkonzert +

    • LISZT F.

    – Mephisto Waltz +
    – Les Préludes +
    – Totentanz for piano and orchestra +
    – Piano Concerto No.1 +
    Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2 (arr. Müller Berghaus) +

    • MAHLER G.

    – Symphony No.4
    – Totenfeier +

    • MANOURY P. (1952, France)

    – Slova for mixed chorus a capella
    – Fragments d’Héraclite for mixed chorus a capella
    – Inharmonies for mixed chorus a capella

    • MARESZ Y. (1966, France)

    – Entrelacs

    • MASSENET J.

    – Thaïs’s Meditation +
    – Werther {***}, excerpts +

    • MENDELSSOHN Fanny

    – Overture in C +

    • MENDELSSOHN Felix

    – Symphony No.4 Italian
    – Violin Concerto

    • MOTSCH-ETIENNE F. (1981, France)

    – Mémoire du vent +

    • MOUSSORGSKY/RAVEL

    – Pictures at an Exhibition

    • MOZART W-A

    – Symphony No. 25 +
    – Symphony No. 35 Haffner +
    – Symphony No. 38 Prague +
    – Symphony No. 39
    – Piano Concerto No.23 +
    – Ah, lo previdi !, aria for soprano and orchestra +
    Le nozze di Figaro, Overture +
    Don Giovanni, Overture +

    • NATHAN Eric

    – Gibellina (2014) +

    • O’BRIEN E. (1945, USA)

    – Taking Measures +

    • OFFENBACH J.

    – Orpheus in the underworld, overture (arr. C. Binder) +
    – Les Contes d’Hoffman, Intermezzo and Barcarolle +

    • PENARD Olivier (1974, France)

    – La chèvre de Monsieur Seguin, for Actor and Ensemble +

    • PESSON G. (1958, France)

    – Chants populaires for mixed chorus a capella

    • POULENC F.

    – Litanies à la Vierge Noire
    – Figure humaine for mixed chorus a capella
    – Sinfonietta, 
    mvt 1 +
    – Trois Mouvements Perpétuels +
    – Fanfare +
    – Deux Préludes Posthumes et une Gnossienne +
    – Les Biches, 
    Final +
    – Les Animaux Modèles,
     excerpt +
    – Chansons villageoises (with tenor) +

    • PROKOFIEV S.

    – Scythian Suite “Ala and Lolly” +
    Romeo & Juliet, Suite No.2 +
    – Peter and the Wolf (in French and English) +

    • RACHMANINOFF S.

    Piano Concerto No.2 +

    • RAVEL M.

    – Trois Poèmes de Mallarmé
    – Tombeau de Couperin +
    – Alborada del Grazioso +
    – Valses Nobles et Sentimentales +
    – Daphnis et Chloé, Suite No.2 +
    – Concerto in G +
    Rapsodie espagnole +

    • REICH S.

    – Triple Quartet +

    • REINECKE C.

    – Flute Concerto +

    • ROSSINI G.

    – Prelude, Theme and Variation, for solo Horn and Orchestra +

    • ROTA N.

    – String Concerto +

    • ROUSE C.

    – Compline

    • ROUSSEL A.

    – The Spider’s Feast

    • SAINT-SAENS C.

    – Danse Macabre +
    – Le Carnaval des animaux +
    – Cello Concerto No.1 +
    – Symphony No.2 in A minor +
    – Symphony No.3 Organ +

    • SCHÖNBERG A.

    – Kämmersymphonie op 9
     Verklärte Nacht
    – Five Pieces op. 16

    • SCHUBERT F.

    – Unfinished Symphony No.8
    – Great Symphony No.9

    • SCHUMANN R.

    – Symphony No.1
    – Symphony No.2 +
    – Piano Concerto +

    • SIBELIUS J.

    – Finlandia +
    – Violin Concerto (1st mvt) +
    – Symphony No.5 +

    • STOCKHAUSEN K.

    – Kreuzspiel +
    – Gruppen (3rd orchestra)

    • STRAUSS R.

    – Metamorphosen
    – Bürger als Edelmann
    – Don Juan
    – Don Quixotte

    • STRAVINSKY I.

    – Soldier’s Tale +
    – String Concerto in D +
    – Symphony for Wind Instruments +
    – Apollon Musagète +
    – Firebird (1919) +
    – Firebird (1945) +
    – Petrouchka (1911)
    – Petrouchka (1947) +
    – Violin Concerto
    – Piano Concerto with Wind Instruments +
    – Pulcinella (Ballet) +
    – Pulcinella (Suite) +
    Sacre du printemps +

    • STUCKY Steven (1949-2016, USA)

    – Ad Parnassum +

    • TCHAÏKOVSKY P-I

    – Serenade for strings
    – Nutcracker Suite +
    – Swan Lake Suite op.20a +
    – Capriccio Italien
    – Romeo and Juliet Overture +
    – 1812 Overture +
    – Symphony No.5 +
    – Symphony No.6
    Rococo Variations +

    • TORKE Michael (1961, USA)

    Sky, Violin Concerto (2019) +

    • TOWER Joan (1938, USA)

    Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman #1 +

    • VARÈSE E.

    – Octandre
    – Intégrales +
    – Déserts (with video by Bill Viola) +
    – Ionisation

    • VERDI G.

    – La Forza del Destino, Overture +

    • WAGNER R.

    – Siegfried-Idyll
    – Tristan und IsoldePrelude und Liebestod +

    • WATKINS Mary D. (1939, USA)

    – Five Movements in Color (1994) +

    • WEBER C.M von

    – Andante and Hungarian Rondo, for solo Viola and Orchestra +

    • WEBERN A.

     Langsamer Satz
    – Six Pieces op.6b for Orchestra
    – Passacaglia op.1 +

    • WHITE, Dolores (1932, USA)

     Give Birth to The Dream, for soprano, narrator, and orchestra (1998)

    • ZARE Roger (1985, USA)

    – Phobos +

+ SPECIFIC POPS
    • Music of the Knights

    – Phantom of the Opera
    – Your Song
    – Silly Love Songs
    – Yellow Brick Road
    – Crocodile Rock
    – Live & Let Die
    – Circle of Life
    – Don’t Cry for me Argentina
    – Maybe I’m Amazed
    – Memory
    – Don’t Let the Sun Go
    – Buenos Aires
    – Hey Jude

    • Respect: A Tribute to Aretha Franklin

    – Baby I Love You
    – Bridge Over Troubled Water
    – Chain of Fools
    – Don’t Play That Song (You Lied)
    – I Dreamed a Dream
    – Natural Woman
    – Respect
    – Rolling in the Deep
    – Something He Can Feel
    – The House That Jack Built
    – Think
    – Amazing Grace
    – Ain’t No Way

    • Pops Mambo Kings Program

    DELANEY (composer/arranger for the Mambo Kings)
    – Melodia
    – Blue Mambo A la Turk (Brubeck)
    – Tres Lindas Cubanas (Castillo)
    – El Cumbanchero (Hernandez)
    – Day Tripper (Lennon-McCartney)
    – Milonga Del Angel (Piazzolla)
    – Marinera
    – Danzón
    – Oye Como Va (Tito Puente)

    • Pops 4th of July Program

    – Sousa, El Capitan March
    – Sousa, Liberty Bell March
    – Sousa, The Thunderer
    – Sousa, Hands Across The Sea
    – Sousa, Semper Fidelis
    – Sousa, Stars and Stripes Forever
    – Sousa, The Washington Post March
    – Gould, American Salute
    – Rodgers and Bennett, Victory at Sea
    – Lowden, Armed Forces Salute
    – Hayman, Sing Out America
    – Wilhousky, Battle Hymn Of The Republic
    – Healy, God Bless America
    – Tchaikovsky, 1812 Overture

    • Pops Wicked Divas Program

    – Jule Styne/Arr. Bennett, Overture to Gypsy
    – 
    John Kander/Arr. Paul McKibbins, Introduction and All that Jazz from Chicago
    – 
    Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe, I could Have Danced All Night from My Fair Lady
    – 
    Stephen Flaherty, Back to Before from Ragtime
    – 
    Stephen Flaherty/Arr. D. Cullen, Think Of Me from Phantom Of The Opera
    – 
    John Kander and Fred Ebb/Arr. Paul McKibbins, Ring Them Bells
     Enrique Garcia/Arr. Steven Reiniecke, Conga
    – 
    Various/Arr. Steven Reinecke, I Hear a Symphony: Symphonic Sounds Of Diana Ross
    – 
    Paul Jabara and Bruce Roberts/Arr. Fred Barton, No More Tears (Enough is Enough)
    – Jeanine Tesori and Dick Scanlan, Gimme Gimme from Thoroughly Modern Millie
    – 
    Du Pruz and Eric Idle/Arr. T. Firth, Diva’s Lament from Spamalot
    – 
    Harold Arlen and Yip Harburg/Arr. Skitch Henderson and Dick Lieb, Over The Rainbow from The Wizard Of Oz
    – 
    Stephen Schwartz/Arr. Randall Craig Fleisher, Defying Gravity from Wicked
    – 
    Stephen Schwartz/Orch. Torrie Ziyo, For Good from Wicked
    – 
    Henry Krieger/Orch. Hugh Wheller, I Will Never Leave You from Side Show

    • Pops Holiday Program

    – Anderson, Christmas Festival Overture
    – 
    Guaraldi, Christmas Time Is Her
    – 
    Rutter, Star Carol
    – Silvestri, Polar Express Suite
    – Holst, Christmas Day
     Tchaikovsky, Nutcracker, excerpts
    – Handel, Hallelujah
    – Jessel, Parade Of The Wooden Soldiers
    – Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
    – Oh Holy Night
    – Holcombe, Hanukkah Festival
    – Swearingen, Holiday Greetings
    – 
    Krogstad, Frozen Medley
    – 
    Anderson, Sleigh Ride
    – 
    Harris, We Wish You a Merry Christmas
    – 
    Randol Bass, Jingle Bells

    • Pops Movie/Musical Scores

    – Refer to Wicked Divas Program
    – Arlen/Rothrock/Holcombe, Somewhere Over The Rainbow
    – Williams John, Harry Potter Symphonic Suite
    – 
    Williams John, Hymn To The Fallen from Saving Private Ryan
    – 
    Williams John, Raiders March
    – 
    Williams John, Star Wars Suite
    – Williams John, Jurassic Park Theme
    – Williams John, Schindler’s List Theme
    – 
    Rogers & Hammerstein, The Sound Of Music (with Soprano)

  • Pops Wicked Divas Program
    • Jule Styne / Arr. Bennett, Overture to  Gypsy
    • John Kander / Arr. Paul McKibbins,  Introduction and All that Jazz  from  Chicago
    • Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe,  I could Have Danced All Night  from  My Fair Lady
    • Stephen Flaherty,  Back to Before  from  Ragtime
    • Stephen Flaherty / Arr. D. Cullen,  Think Of Me  from  Phantom Of The Opera
    • John Kander and Fred Ebb / Arr. Paul McKibbins,  Ring Them Bells
    • Enrique Garcia / Arr. Steven Reiniecke,  Conga
    • Various / Arr. Steven Reinecke,  I Hear a Symphony: Symphonic Sounds Of Diana Ross
    • Paul Jabara and Bruce Roberts / Arr. Fred Barton,  No More Tears  ( Enough is Enough )
    • Jeanine Tesori and Dick Scanlan,  Gimme Gimme  from  Thoroughly Modern Millie
    • Du Pruz and Eric Idle / Arr. T. Firth,  Diva’s Lament  from  Spamalot
    • Harold Arlen and Yip Harburg / Arr. Skitch Henderson and Dick Lieb,  Over The Rainbow  from  The Wizard Of Oz
    • Stephen Schwartz / Arr. Randall Craig Fleisher,  Defying Gravity  from  Wicked
    • Stephen Schwartz / Orch. Torrie Ziyo,  For Good  from  Wicked
    • Henry Krieger / Orch. Hugh Wheller,  I Will Never Leave You  from  Side Show
  • Pops Movie / Musical Scores
    • Refer to Wicked Divas Program
    • Arlen / Rothrock / Holcombe,  Somewhere Over The Rainbow
    • Williams John,  Harry Potter Symphonic Suite
    • Williams John , Hymn To The Fallen  from  Saving Private Ryan
    • Williams John,  Raiders March
    • Williams John , Star Wars Suite
    • Williams John, Jurassic Park Theme
    • Williams John, Schindler’s List Theme
    • Rogers & Hammerstein , The Sound Of Music  (with Soprano)