January 9, 2012

Five Borough Songbook

** 2020 GRAMMY NOMINATION ** Jesse's third recording with Boston Early Music Festival, on which he sings the roles of Comus in Les Plaisirs de Versailles and La Discorde in Les Arts Florissants. Recorded January 2019 in Bremen, Germany.


Disc One

1) O City of Ships
2) F From Dumbo
3) Breakfast in New York
4) The City's Love
5) Rapid Transit
6) Coney Island Avenue
7) On Leaving Brooklyn
8) OuLiPo in the Bronx
9) Fresh Kills
10) G is for Grimy

Disc Two

1) City of Orgies, Walks, and Joys!
2) Refugee Blues
3) The Avenue (II)
4) Days afield on Staten Island
5) The New Yorkers
6) Looking West on a Humid Summer Evening
7) At Home in Staten Island
8) 8:46 AM, Five Years Later
9) Secret Assignation
10) The Center of the Universe