C o n c e r t s

July 23rd, 2015

8pm

TMC Orchestra Festival of Contemporary Music

Ozawa Hall

Lenox, MA

Oliver Knussen, Conductor

Peter Serkin, piano
Nicholas Phan, tenor

 

SCHULLER Magical Trumpets (world premiere; TMC commission)
MADERNA Serenata No. 2 for 11 Instruments-
CARTER A Sunbeam's Architecture
PERLE Critical Moments 1
SCHULLER Concerto da Camera
WUORINEN Megalith (TMC commission)

http://www.bso.org/

 

August 8th, 2015

8:30 pm

TMC Festival Orchestra 

Koussevitzky Music Shed

Lenox, MA

The Leonard Bernstein Memorial Concert

Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra

Alumni of the Tanglewood Music Center

Andris Nelsons, conductor

Erin Wall, soprano (Magna Peccatrix)

Christine Goerke, soprano (Una poenitentium)

Lioba Braun, mezzo-soprano (Mulier Samaritana)

Jane Henschel, mezzo-soprano (Maria Aegyptiaca)

Klaus Florian Vogt, tenor (Doctor Marianus)

Matthias Goerne, baritone (Pater Ecstaticus)

Tanglewood Festival Chorus,

John Oliver, conductor

Boston University Tanglewood Institute Chorus

Ann Howard Jones, conductor

American Boychoir

Fernando Malvar-Ruiz, conductor

http://www.bso.org/

 

Tuesday, September 29th 

12 noon

New England Chamber Players

King's Chapel 

Boston, MA

Kreutzer- Trio Op. 9

Piazzolla- Histoire du Tango

Alex Conway-flute

Thomas Weston- clarinet

Trevor Babb- Guitar

http://www.newenglandchamberplayers.org/#!Kings-Chapel-Boston/c1c1b/55e1cfcc0cf2de902a7838c0

 

Sunday, September 27 

3pm

Bangor Symphony Orchestra

Orno, ME

The New World

Coolidge: Pioneer Dances
Richman: Concerto for Piano and Orchestra: In Truth
Dvorak: Symphony No. 9,  “From the New World”

https://www.bangorsymphony.org/articles/61-210/new-world

 

 

Friday, October 2nd

7pm

New England Chamber Players

Christ Presbyterian Church

New Haven, CT

Kreutzter- Trio Op. 9

Piazzolla- Histoire du Tango

Alex Conway-flute

Thomas Weston- clarinet

Trevor Babb- clarinet

http://www.newenglandchamberplayers.org/#!Christ-Presbyterian-Church/c1c1b/55f97c3f0cf25bc37f00e0a6

 

 

Saturday, October 17th

7:30pm

Atlantic Symphony

Thayer Performing Arts Center

Braintree, MA

Berlioz-Roman Carnival Overture

Barber- Knoxville 1915

Mahler- Symphony 4

http://www.atlanticsymphony.org/event/opening-night-2/

 

 

Saturday, November 14th

2pm

New England Chamber Players

Plymouth Public Library

Plymouth, MA

Fairy Tales

Ravel- Mother Goose Suite

Debussy- Children's Corner Suite

http://www.eventkeeper.com/code/events.cfm?curOrg=PPL#4239811

 

Sunday, November 22nd

2pm

Fine Arts Chorale

Charpentier- Messe de Minuit

Respighi- Lauda per la Nativita' del Signore

http://www.fineartschorale.org/media/

 

Saturday December 19 and Sunday December 20th

Bangor Symphony Orchestra

Orno, ME

Bangor Symphony and the Robinson Ballet Present the Nutcracker

http://www.bangorsymphony.org/articles/61-212/nutcracker/1

 

 

Sunday, January 24th

3pm

Bangor Symphony Orchestra

Orno, ME

Masterworks III

Mahler's Titan

Wagner: Prelude to Act III of Lohengrin
Richman: Until the Circle is Unbroken*
Hummel: Concerto for Trumpet in E major, with George Vosburgh, trumpet
Mahler: Symphony No. 1,  “Titan”

http://www.bangorsymphony.org/articles/61-213/mahlers-titan/2

 

 

Saturday, February 13th

7:30 pm

Bangor Symphony Orchestra

Orno, ME

Lucas Richman, conductor
Noel Paul Stookey, guest vocalist

Make it a date night with the BSO this Valentine’s Day weekend! In this “Evening of Romance,” the symphony highlights romantic favorites from classical music and the movies before welcoming Noel Paul Stookey to the stage. Famous as a member of Peter, Paul and Mary, don’t miss this chance to hear Noel Paul Stookey bring hits like “Wedding Song,” “Leaving on a Jet Plane” and more to life, backed by the BSO. 

http://www.bangorsymphony.org/articles/61-216/evening-of-romance/Friday, October 2nd7pmNew England Chamber 

 

 

Sunday, February 28th

3pm

New England Chamber Players

Loring-Greenhough House

Jamaica Plain, MA

Maurice Ravel- Cinq Mélodies Populaires Grecques

Lowell Liebermann- Sonata for Flute and Harp, Op.56

Paul Reade-Suite from Victorian Kitchen Garden

Maurice Ravel-Deux Mélodies Hébraïques

Sir Arnold Bax- Elegiac Trio for Flute, Viola and Harp

Dimitri Shostakovich- Four Waltzes

 

Gréta Asgerisson- harp

Thomas Weston- clarinet

Evan Perry- viola

Alex Conway- flute

July 23rd, 2015

8pm

TMC Orchestra Festival of Contemporary Music

Ozawa Hall

Lenox, MA

Oliver Knussen, Conductor

Peter Serkin, piano
Nicholas Phan, tenor

 

SCHULLER Magical Trumpets (world premiere; TMC commission)
MADERNA Serenata No. 2 for 11 Instruments-
CARTER A Sunbeam's Architecture
PERLE Critical Moments 1
SCHULLER Concerto da Camera
WUORINEN Megalith (TMC commission)

http://www.bso.org/

 

August 8th, 2015

8:30 pm

TMC Festival Orchestra 

Koussevitzky Music Shed

Lenox, MA

The Leonard Bernstein Memorial Concert

Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra

Alumni of the Tanglewood Music Center

Andris Nelsons, conductor

Erin Wall, soprano (Magna Peccatrix)

Christine Goerke, soprano (Una poenitentium)

Lioba Braun, mezzo-soprano (Mulier Samaritana)

Jane Henschel, mezzo-soprano (Maria Aegyptiaca)

Klaus Florian Vogt, tenor (Doctor Marianus)

Matthias Goerne, baritone (Pater Ecstaticus)

Tanglewood Festival Chorus,

John Oliver, conductor

Boston University Tanglewood Institute Chorus

Ann Howard Jones, conductor

American Boychoir

Fernando Malvar-Ruiz, conductor

http://www.bso.org/

 

Tuesday, September 29th 

12 noon

New England Chamber Players

King's Chapel 

Boston, MA

Kreutzer- Trio Op. 9

Piazzolla- Histoire du Tango

Alex Conway-flute

Thomas Weston- clarinet

Trevor Babb- Guitar

http://www.newenglandchamberplayers.org/#!Kings-Chapel-Boston/c1c1b/55e1cfcc0cf2de902a7838c0

 

Sunday, September 27 

3pm

Bangor Symphony Orchestra

Orno, ME

The New World

Coolidge: Pioneer Dances
Richman: Concerto for Piano and Orchestra: In Truth
Dvorak: Symphony No. 9,  “From the New World”

https://www.bangorsymphony.org/articles/61-210/new-world

 

 

Friday, October 2nd

7pm

New England Chamber Players

Christ Presbyterian Church

New Haven, CT

Kreutzter- Trio Op. 9

Piazzolla- Histoire du Tango

Alex Conway-flute

Thomas Weston- clarinet

Trevor Babb- clarinet

http://www.newenglandchamberplayers.org/#!Christ-Presbyterian-Church/c1c1b/55f97c3f0cf25bc37f00e0a6

 

 

Saturday, October 17th

7:30pm

Atlantic Symphony

Thayer Performing Arts Center

Braintree, MA

Berlioz-Roman Carnival Overture

Barber- Knoxville 1915

Mahler- Symphony 4

http://www.atlanticsymphony.org/event/opening-night-2/

 

 

Saturday, November 14th

2pm

New England Chamber Players

Plymouth Public Library

Plymouth, MA

Fairy Tales

Ravel- Mother Goose Suite

Debussy- Children's Corner Suite

http://www.eventkeeper.com/code/events.cfm?curOrg=PPL#4239811

 

Sunday, November 22nd

2pm

Fine Arts Chorale

Charpentier- Messe de Minuit

Respighi- Lauda per la Nativita' del Signore

http://www.fineartschorale.org/media/

 

Saturday December 19 and Sunday December 20th

Bangor Symphony Orchestra

Orno, ME

Bangor Symphony and the Robinson Ballet Present the Nutcracker

http://www.bangorsymphony.org/articles/61-212/nutcracker/1

 

 

Sunday, January 24th

3pm

Bangor Symphony Orchestra

Orno, ME

Masterworks III

Mahler's Titan

Wagner: Prelude to Act III of Lohengrin
Richman: Until the Circle is Unbroken*
Hummel: Concerto for Trumpet in E major, with George Vosburgh, trumpet
Mahler: Symphony No. 1,  “Titan”

http://www.bangorsymphony.org/articles/61-213/mahlers-titan/2

 

 

Saturday, February 13th

7:30 pm

Bangor Symphony Orchestra

Orno, ME

Lucas Richman, conductor
Noel Paul Stookey, guest vocalist

Make it a date night with the BSO this Valentine’s Day weekend! In this “Evening of Romance,” the symphony highlights romantic favorites from classical music and the movies before welcoming Noel Paul Stookey to the stage. Famous as a member of Peter, Paul and Mary, don’t miss this chance to hear Noel Paul Stookey bring hits like “Wedding Song,” “Leaving on a Jet Plane” and more to life, backed by the BSO. 

http://www.bangorsymphony.org/articles/61-216/evening-of-romance/Friday, October 2nd7pmNew England Chamber 

 

 

Sunday, February 28th

3pm

New England Chamber Players

Loring-Greenhough House

Jamaica Plain, MA

Maurice Ravel- Cinq Mélodies Populaires Grecques

Lowell Liebermann- Sonata for Flute and Harp, Op.56

Paul Reade-Suite from Victorian Kitchen Garden

Maurice Ravel-Deux Mélodies Hébraïques

Sir Arnold Bax- Elegiac Trio for Flute, Viola and Harp

Dimitri Shostakovich- Four Waltzes

 

Gréta Asgerisson- harp

Thomas Weston- clarinet

Evan Perry- viola

Alex Conway- flute

 

Sunday, April 24th

3pm

Bangor Symphony Orchestra

Orno, ME

La Boheme

The BSO is bringing Puccini’s masterpiece to the Collins Center for a special 120th anniversary performance. This classical tale of Bohemian life, love and loss in 19th century Paris will feature tenor John Bellemer (recently seen at Boston Lyric Opera) as Rodolfo  and rising star Emily Birsan (recently seen at the Lyric Opera of Chicago) as Mimi. Joining the cast as Colline is Bangor’s own Eric Mihan. In this semi-staged performance, the BSO will be joined on stage by the University of Maine Singers, Oratorio Society, and Bangor Area Children’s Choir.

 

Sunday, October  9th

3pm

Bangor Symphony Orchestra

Orno, ME

Masterworks I- Rhapsody in Blue

Lucas Richman, conductor
Andrew Staupe, piano

Peter Re Celebratory Overture
Christopher Theofanidis Dreamtime Ancestors
Leonard Bernstein On the Town: Three Dance Episodes
George Gershwin Rhapsody in Blue,  Andrew Staupe, piano

A Maine premiere and American classics including Gershwin’s iconic Rhapsody In Blue kick off the BSO’s 121st season. 

 

 

Saturday, November   12th

2pm

New England Chamber Players at JP Concerts

Jamaica Plain, MA

An Afternoon of Music for Piano and Winds

Alex Conway, flute

Izumi Sakamoto, oboe

Thomas Weston, clarinet

Rachel Juszczak, bassoon

Megan Marranca, horn

Thomas Weaver, piano

Join us for an afternoon of music for piano and winds with the New England Chamber Players. Our program features Mozart’s iconic Piano Quintet KV. 452, a masterful intertwining of winds and piano and Poulenc’s raucous yet sentimentale Sextet for winds and piano. Rounding out the afternoon is a seldom heard quintet by Russian composer Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov entitled “An Evening Georgia”. 

 

 

 

Sunday, December   11th

3pm

New England Chamber Players at Loring-Greenough House

Jamaica Plain, MA

An Afternoon of music for Winds and Guitar

Alex Conway, flute

Thomas Weston, clarinet

Trevor Babb, guitar

Join us for an afternoon of music for winds and guitar with the New England Chamber Players. Our program features selected Mountain Songs of Robert Beaser, and "Il est né, le divin enfant" as well as two rarely performed pieces by Ferdinand Rebay, Sonata for Clarinet and Guitar, and Trio in A Major for flute, clarinet and guitar. 

 

 

Saturday- Sunday, December 17-18th

Nutcracker with Bangor Symphony and Robinson Ballet

Orono, ME

A holiday tradition for all ages, the BSO’s annual production of The Nutcracker with the Robinson Ballet is beloved by audiences throughout Maine. Join us for as a magical production as Clara, the Sugar Plum Fairy, and the Nutcracker grace the stage of the Collins Center for the Arts as the Bangor Symphony Orchestra brings Tchaikovsky’s score to life! Arrive early to shop at the BSO’s Nutcracker Store, offering a variety of holiday gifts, Nutcrackers, and treats.

 

 

Saturday, December  24th

11 pm

Christmas Eve Service at  Boston's Historic Old North Church