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Boston Cure Project for MS
 
Sing to Cure MS

The Annual
*Accelerated* Cure Project
Halloween Concert

Halloween, MS and Other Scary Things:
Previous Concerts

2003: Arlington, MA
2004: Cambridge, MA
2005: Arlington, MA

This year:

2006: Arlington, MA

2003

Halloween face

Sunday, October 26, 2003, 3-5 PM
Pleasant Street Congregational Church
75 Pleasant Street, Arlington, MA

Performers:
Our performance roster included over 20 solo and/or ensemble singers, three pianists, a 70+ voice childrens’ choir, a conductor...

Sopranos:
Liana Bishop
Beth Canterbury
Marion Leeds Carroll
Kristien Creamer
Felicity Graham
Laura Green
Sarah Ryman
Sarah Whitten

Mezzos:
Emily Laurel Boone
Eugenia Hamilton-Duke
Catherine Hedberg
Thea Lobo
Katherine Engel Meifert
Linda Nadeau
Janine Wanee
Wendy Weiler
Michelle Wright

Tenors:
Brendan Daly
Peter Schmidt

Baritones/Basses:
Thomas Dawkins
Daniel Kamalic
David Leigh
Thomas Weber
Graham Wright

Accompanists:
Michelle Coolidge
David Goldhirsch
Eric Schwartz

Other chorus:
Brookside Chorale (70+ voice children's choir, Mike Green, conductor)

Piece Composer Performer(s)
Prelude: a Rachmoninoff piece played by Michelle Coolidge, as the audience gets seated...
Act I Scene I, The Magic Flute Mozart
Andrew Porter trans.
Tamino: Brendan Daly
First Lady: Beth Canterbury
Second Lady: Kate Meifert
Third Lady: Michelle Wright
pianist: Eric Schwartz
O Isis und Osiris, The Magic Flute Mozart Dave Leigh (and men's chorus plus audience participation - please sing along!)
pianist: Michelle Coolidge
Der Tod und das Madchen Schubert Thea Lobo
pianist: Michelle Coolidge
Regnava nel silenzio, Lucia Donizetti Kristien Creamer
pianist: Michelle Coolidge
Der Doppelganger Schubert Graham Wright
pianist: Michelle Coolidge
Recordare, Requiem Mass Verdi soprano: Felicity Graham
mezzo: Michelle Wright
pianist: David Goldhirsch
Allerseelen R. Strauss Sarah Whitten
pianist: Eric Schwartz
Puisqu'ici-bas toute âme Faure Beth Canterbury
Sarah Whitten
pianist: Eric Schwartz
Waldesgespräch R. Schumann Daniel Kamalic
pianist: David Goldhirsch
Loreley C. Schumann Marion Leeds Carroll
pianist: David Goldhirsch
Dome epais, Lakme Delibes Lakme: Liana Bishop
Mallika: Catherine Hedberg
pianist: Eric Schwartz  
The Ghost's High Noon, Ruddigore Gilbert & Sullivan Thomas Weber
(and men's chorus plus audience participation - please sing along!)
pianist: David Goldhirsch
INTERMISSION
Sir Rupert Murgatroyd, Ruddigore Gilbert & Sullivan Eugenia Hamilton-Duke (and women's chorus plus audience participation - please sing along!)
pianist: David Goldhirsch
Der Erlkonig Schubert Thomas Dawkins
pianist: Michelle Coolidge
Evening Prayer, Hansel and Gretel Humperdinck Hansel: Emily Laurel Boone
Gretel: Sarah Ryman
pianist: David Goldhirsch
The Best That I Can Be Michael and Jill
Gallina
Brookside Chorale
Michael Green, conductor
pianist: David Goldhirsch
No One is Alone, Into the Woods
Sondheim Laura Green
pianist: David Goldhirsch
Close every door to me from Joseph & …dreamcoat Lloyd Webber & Rice Peter Schmidt
pianist: Michelle Coolidge
Complainte de la Seine Kurt Weill Janine Wanee
pianist: Eric Schwartz
Afraid, Am I afraid? from The Medium Menotti Linda Nadeau
pianist: Eric Schwartz
Witch's flight, Hansel and Gretel
''
Humperdinck Witch: Wendy Weiler
pianist: David Goldhirsch

 

 

2004

Sunday, October 24, 2004 7-9 PM
Pickman Auditorium, Longy School of Music
27 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA

Performers:
Our performance roster included over 20 solo and/or ensemble singers, three pianists, a 70+ voice childrens’ choir, a conductor...

Accompanists:
Thomas Dawkins
Thomas Enman
David Goldhirsch
Eric Schwartz

Singers:

Denise Ambruson
Beth Canterbury
James Carroll
Marion Leeds Carroll
Susan Cooke

Thomas Dawkins
Evan Denmark
Devin Dukes
Laura Green

Sue Halliday
Daniel Kamalic
David Leigh
Laurie Lemley
Stephanie Mann
Maryann Mootos
Dan Pettit
Anastasia Robinson
Peter Schmidt
Dana Schnitzer
Meredith Hansen Skinner
Gary Thies
Janine Wanee
Thomas Weber
Krista Wilhelmsen
Graham Wright
Michelle Wright

Chorus:
Brookside Chorale (70+ voice children's choir, Mike Green, conductor)

Piece Composer Performer(s)
La Reine de Coeur, La Courte Paille
Francis Poulenc Marion Leeds Carroll
pianist: Thomas Dawkins
Allerseelen Richard Strauss Anastasia Robinson
pianist: Eric Schwartz
Now Sleeps the Crimson Petal Ned Rorem Sue Halliday
pianist: Thomas Dawkins
Loreley Clara Schumann Anastasia Robinson
pianist: David Goldhirsch
Pari Siamo, Rigoletto Giuseppe Verdi Thomas Weber
pianist: Thomas Dawkins
Sandman and Evening Prayer, Hansel and Gretel
Englebert Humperdinck Susan Cooke, Laurie Lemley
pianist: Thomas Enman
Regnava nel silenzio, Lucia di Lammermoor Gaetano Donizetti Stephanie Mann
pianist: Eric Schwartz
Nocturne, Beatrice and Benedict Hector Berlioz Susan Cooke, Laurie Lemley
pianist: Thomas Enman
Defying Gravity, Wicked
Stephen Schwartz Laura Green
pianist: David Goldhirsch
Tu ne chanteras plus?, Les Contes D’Hoffmann
Jacques Offenbach Meredith Hansen Skinner, Janine Wanee, Thomas Dawkins
pianist: Eric Schwartz
Be a Candle of Hope
Becki Mayo Brookside Chorale
Michael Green, conductor
pianist: David Goldhirsch
INTERMISSION
Last Midnight, Into the Woods
Stephen Sondheim Denise Ambruson
pianist: David Goldhirsch
Stay Well, Lost in the Stars
Kurt Weill Sue Halliday
pianist: David Goldhirsch
The Green-Eyed Dragon, Victorian Parlour song Words: Greatrex Newman
Music: Wolseley Charles
Gary Thies
pianist: Eric Schwartz
The Embroidery Aria, Peter Grimes Benjamin Britten Dana Schnitzer
pianist: David Goldhirsch
Mêlons, coupons, Carmen Georges Bizet Devin Dukes, Krista Wilhelmsen, Janine Wanee
pianist: Thomas Dawkins
Stride la vampa, Il Trovatore Giuseppe Verdi Michelle Wright
pianist: David Goldhirsch
Vedrommi, Idomeneo Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Dan Pettit
pianist: Steven Morris
Don Giovanni! A cenar teco m’invitasti!, Don Giovanni Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Thomas Dawkins, Dave Leigh, Graham Wright (plus chor: Peter Schmidt + James Carroll?)
pianist: David Goldhirsch
Va t'en!, Faust Charles Gounod Maryann Mootos, Evan Denmark, Gary Thies
pianist: Eric Schwartz
Einst träumte meiner sel'gen Base, Der Freischutz '' Carl Maria von Weber Devin Dukes
pianist: David Goldhirsch
And - if the stars align - we'll have a (totally unexpected!) encore:
My name is John Wellington Wells, from Gilbert & Sullivan's The Sorcerer, sung by Dan Kamalic and played by David Goldhirsch

2005

Sunday, October 23, 2005, 3-5pm
Pleasant Street Congregational Church
75 Pleasant Street, Arlington, MA

Program and Performers:

Piece Composer Performer(s)
La Reine de Coeur, La Courte Paille
Francis Poulenc Marion Leeds Carroll
pianist: Thomas Dawkins
Waldesgesprach

Robert Schumann Susan Swan
pianist David Goldhirsch
Der Doppelganger

Franz Schubert Susan Swan
pianist David Goldhirsch
Jabberwocky

John Duke Jennifer Marcellana
pianist Michelle Coolidge
Mein schöner Stern!

Robert Schumann Sue Halliday
pianist Thomas Dawkins
I Hear an Army

Samuel Barber Peter Schmidt
pianist Michelle Coolidge
Black Swan, from The Medium

Gian Carlo Menotti Megan Tillmann
pianist Michelle Coolidge
The Choirmaster's Burial (or The Tenor Man's Story)

Benjamin Britten Matthew DiBattista
pianist Michelle Coolidge
Connais-tu le pays, from Mignon

Ambroise Thomas Janine Wanée
pianist Thomas Dawkins
I am portraying a farm girl, from Die Fledermaus Johann Strauss Devin Dukes
pianist: David Goldhirsch
INTERMISSION
Je dis que rien ne m'épouvante, from Carmen

Georges Bizet Maryann Mootos
pianist: Eric Schwartz
Nedda, rimani!, from I Pagliacci

Ruggero Leoncavallo Gary Thies, Maryann Mootos
pianist: Eric Schwartz
Brother Will, Brother John American folk song Gary Thies
pianist: Eric Schwartz
Song of the Vagabonds, from The Vagabond King Rudolf Friml Edward Kruczynski
pianist: Eric Schwartz
Un bel di, from Madama Butterfly

Giacomo Puccini Miho Sato
pianist: Eric Schwartz
Salvatelo...Gia mi di con venal...Vissi d'arte, from Tosca
Giacomo Puccini Gary Thies, Miho Sato
pianist: Eric Schwartz
Son geloso del zefiro errante, from La Sonnambula Vincenzo Bellini Megan Tillmann, Matthew DiBattista
pianist Michelle Coolidge
Stride la vampa, from Il Trovatore Giuseppe Verdi Michelle Wright
pianist: David G. Baker
Epiphany/A Little Priest, from Sweeney Todd

Stephen Sondheim Dave Leigh, Janine Wanee
pianist David Goldhirsch
Einst träumte meiner sel'gen Base, from Der Freischutz '' Carl Maria von Weber Devin Dukes
pianist: David Goldhirsch


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