January 21, 2017

Saturday, at 7 pm, at Lutheran Church of God’s Love
791 Newtown/Yardley Rd, Newtown Pennsylvania

Soloists on Stage

Russell W. Hoffmann, Music Director/Conductor

“A Jazz Medley” Karl Megules, Arranger

Trenton Brass Quintet Plus One
Charles Megules, Ed Hirschman,
Nancy Ciarcciarelli, French horn
Peter Reichlin, trombone
Karl I. Megules, Artistic Director, tuba
Lennie Pucciatti, percussion

Duet for Violoncello and Double Bass Gioacchino Rossini

Bruce Mikolon, cello
Bliss Michelson, double bass

Sonata in A for Violin and Piano César Franck

Allegretto ben moderato
Ben moderato: Recitativo-Fantasia
Allegretto poco mosso

Nancy Ronquist, violin
Donald Dolan, piano

Ah, Quel Plaisir d’être Soldat from La Dame Blanche François-Adrien Boieldieu
Grand Dieu! faut-il q’un peuple qui t’adore from Le Siège de Corinthe Gioacchino Rossini
Deserto in terra from Don Sebastien Gaetano Donizetti
Va repose en paix from Roméo et Juliette Charles Gounod

John Villemaire, tenor
Richard McIntyre, piano 

Sonata for Violin and Recorder from “Essercizii Musici” Georg Philip Telemann

Russell Hoffmann, violin
John Burkhalter, recorder
Donovan Klotzbeacher, Harpsichord  

Excerpts from “Pictures at an Exhibition” Modest Mussorgsky
The Marketplace at Limoges
Catacombs (Sepulcrum Romanum)
Con Mortuis in Lingua Mortua
The Hut on Fowl’s Legs (Baba Yaga)
The Great Gate of Kiev  

Clipper Erickson, piano

We Need Your Support

Please consider supporting the arts in your community. This season, the Newtown Chamber Orchestra will perform again 3 concerts. Our musicians are paid, professional players. Keeping the music alive in Newtown is a joint effort of volunteers and members of the community which supports us with donations, ad placements and ticket purchases. Thank you, every amount, large or small counts.