2017 - 2018


November 19, 2017
St. Mark's School

Folksongs, Carols & Lullabies

Featuring
  • Judy Saiki, harp
  • R. D. King, guitar
  • Nick Tolle, marimba and vibraphone

Cecilia McDowall (b. 1951)
A FANCY OF FOLKSONGS

Green Bushes
The Rambling Sailor
The Crystal Spring
Olga Kouchpil, soprano
O No, John!

Gustav Holst (1874-1934)
SIX CHORAL FOLKSONGS

I Sowed the Seeds of Love
There Was a Tree
Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John
The Song of the Blacksmith
I Love My Love
Swansea Town

I N T E R M I S S I O N

Conrad Susa (1935-2013)
CAROLS AND LULLABIES:
CHRISTMAS IN THE SOUTHWEST

¡Oh, mi Belén!
El Desembre Congelat
Alegría
(Neil Cudmore and Zenon Cybriwsky, basses)
A la Nanita Nana
Las Posadas
Campana sobre Campana
En Belén Tocan a Fuego
(Jessica Haugsjaa, alto; Michael McGee and Robert Seraphin, tenors)
El Noi de la Mare
(Karleen Mohn, Wendy Moran, and Janet Petren, sopranos; Jessica Haugsjaa, Judy Kramer, and Anne Ten Eyck, altos; Michael McGee and Robert Seraphin, tenors; Neil Cudmore and Zenon Cybriwsky, basses)
Chiquirriquitín
El Rorro
(Karleen Mohn, soprano)


February 11, 2018
Nevins Hall

Humor Us!

♦ Best of TimesMusic & Lyrics by Jerry Herman; arranged by Anita Kerr — from the 1983 Tony Award winner for Best Musical, La Cage aux Folles
♦ Haste Thee, Nymph George Frederic Handel; Ed., Geoffrey M. Mason
♦ Laughing Song David C. Dickau; Lyrics from William Blake’s poetry
Wendy Moran, flute
♦ It Was a Lover and His Lass
P.D.Q. Bach; Ed., Professor Peter Schickele; from Liebeslieder Polkas & William Shakespeare’s text
♦ The Queen to Me a Royal Pain Doth Give
P.D.Q. Bach; Ed., Prof. Peter Schickele
♦ The Passionate Shepherd to His Love
P.D.Q. Bach; Ed., Professor Peter Schickele; from Liebeslieder Polkas & Christopher Marlowe’s text
♦ Harmony in Marriage
Joseph Haydn; Ed., Karl Geiringer; English text, Henry S. Drinker
♦ The Feller from Fortune
Arr. Drew Collins; Newfoundland Folk Song
♦ Hello Muddah, Hello Faddah! (Letter from Camp)
Music, Lou Busch (after Ponchielli); Lyrics, Allan Sherman
Stéfane Cahill Farella & Neil Cudmore, soloists
♦ Altos’ Lament
Music & Lyrics, William Bowlus
♦ The Terrible Tale of Tom Gilligan
Music & Lyrics, John Rutter
♦ Swinging On a Star
Music, Jimmy Van Heusen; Lyrics, Johnny Burke; Arr., Roger Emerson

I N T E R M I S S I O N

♦ Always Look on the Bright Side of Life Music & Lyrics, Eric Idle; Arr., Mac Huff; from Monty Python’s Spamalot
♦ Jack Cum Amico Jill
Carl Zytowski; Ad modum C. Orff
♦ Lambscapes
Eric Lane Barnes
Deborah Silen, voice of the lamb & Karleen Mohn, soprano soloist
♦ The Mouse Madrigal
Arr., by Steven Porter; American Folk Song
♦ Animal Crackers (The Canary, The Eel, The Kangaroo)
Eric Whitacre; Lyrics from Ogden Nash’s poetry
♦ The Lobster Quadrille
Music, Irving Fine; Lyrics from Lewis Carroll
♦ I Bought Me a Cat
Aaron Copland; Arr., Irving Fine
♦ Ching-A-Ring-Chaw
Adapted by Aaron Copland; Arr., Irving Fine; Minstrel Song
♦ A Musical
Music & Lyrics, Wayne Kirkpatrick & Karey Kirkpatrick; Arr., by Roger Emerson; from Something Rotten! by John O’Farrell & Karey Kirkpatrick
Stéfane Cahill Farella & Neil Cudmore, soloists


May 12, 2018
Keefe Tech High School

Bascially Baroque

Featuring
  • Susan Consoli, soprano
  • Roberta Anderson, soprano
  • Deborah Rentz-Moore, mezzo-soprano

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741)
KYRIE, RV 587
Kyrie eleison
Christe eleison
Kyrie eleison

Giovanni Battista Martini (1706-1784)
CREDO A 3
Patrem omnipotentem
Et incarnatus est
Crucifixus
Et resurrexit

Vivaldi
CREDO, RV 591
Credo in unum Deum
Et incarnatus est
Crucifixus
Et resurrexit

I N T E R M I S S I O N

Johann Michael Haydn (1737-1806)
MISSA SUB TITULO SANCTI LEOPOLDI, MH 837
Kyrie
Gloria
Credo
Sanctus
Benedictus
Agnus Dei

Jan Dismas Zelenka (1679-1745)
MAGNIFICAT IN D MAJOR
Magnificat anima mea
Suscepit Israel
Amen

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