2016-2017 REHEARSAL SCHEDULE

Finding the Key: October 29, 2016

Andy Vores                  Fanfare (2)  World Premiere
Andrew Norman        Sacred Geometry (9:30)   3,3,3,3 – 4,3,3,1 – timp,3perc,hp,pf – str
Yehudi Wyner             Piano Concerto, “Chiavi in mano” (19)   Solo pf – 2,2,2,2 – 4,2,3,1 – timp,perc – str

Geoffrey Burleson, piano soloist

Carl Ruggles                Evocations (12) 4,4,4,4 – 4,3,3,1 – timp,perc,pf – str
Béla Bartók                  Concerto for Orchestra (38) 3,3,3,3 – 4,3,3,1 – timp,perc,2hp – str

Rehearsals
Sunday, September 11, 2016: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, September 18, 2016: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, September 25, 2016: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, October 02, 2016: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, October 09, 2016: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, October 16, 2016: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, October 23, 2016: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm

Dress Rehearsal
Saturday, October 29, 2016: BU, Tsai Performance Center, 10am-1pm

Concert
Saturday, October 29, 2016: BU, Tsai Performance Center, 8pm, call 7:30pm

 

Annual Family Concert: December 11, 2016                      

William Schuman          Newsreel in 5 Shots (8)  3,3,3,3 – 4,3,3,1 – timp,perc,pf – str
Bernard Hoffer               Nocturne (The Timber Wolf) (5) World Premiere  3,3,3,3 – 4,3,3,1 – timp,perc,hp,pf – str
Andy Vores                     Big Bad Wolf (6) 2,2,2,2 – 2,3,3,0 – perc – str
Paul Patterson                Little Red Riding Hood Song Book (15)  Narr SSAA – 2,1,2,1 – 2,1,1,0 – perc – str

Narrator TBD; Boston City Singers, Joshua DeWitte, Director

Concerto to be performed by the NEP Young Artist Competition Winner

Rehearsals
Sunday, November 06, 2016: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, November 13, 2016: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, November 20, 2016: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, November 27, 2016: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, December 04, 2016: Location TBD, 7:15pm-10pm

Dress Rehearsal
Sunday, December 11, 2016: BU, Tsai Performance Center, 10:30am-1:30pm

Concert
Sunday, December 11, 2016: BU, Tsai Performance Center, 3pm, call 2:30pm

 

A Child of Our Time: March 4, 2017

Richard Cornell            Fanfare (2)  World Premiere
Gunther Schuller         Vertige d’Eros (15)  3,2,3,2 – 4,3,3,1 – timp,perc,2hp,cel,pf – str
Michael Tippett            A Child of Our Time (66) S,A,T,B soloists, SATB chorus – 2,3,2,3 – 4,3,3,0 – timp,perc – str

Sarah Pelletier, soprano; Krista River, Mezzo-soprano;
Charles Blandy, tenor; Sumner Thompson, baritone
Chorus Pro Musica, Jamie Kirsch, Director

Rehearsals
Sunday, January 08, 2017: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, January 15, 2017: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, January 22, 2017: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, January 29, 2017: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, February 05, 2017: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, February 12, 2017: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, February 19, 2017: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, February 26, 2017: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm

Dress Rehearsal
Saturday, March 04, 2017: BU, Tsai Performance Center, 10am-1pm

Concert
Saturday, March 04, 2017: BU, Tsai Performance Center, 8pm, call 7:30pm

 

A Fanfare and Fireworks: April 29, 2017

Peter Child                   Fanfare (2)  World Premiere
Aaron Copland            Orchestral Variations (17)  3,3,4,2 – 4,4,4,1 – timp,3perc,pf – str
David Rakowski           Violin Concerto No. 2 (22) World Premiere, instrumentation TBD

Danielle Maddon, violin soloist

Sebastian Currier         Microsymph (10) 3,3,3,3 – 4,3,3,0 – 4perc,pf4h,hp – str
Zoltán Kodály               Peacock Variations (24) 3,2,2,2 – 4,3,3,0 – timp,perc,hp – str
Liliya Ugay                    Oblivion (10) Call for Scores Winner 2(picc),2,2(Ebcl),2 – 4,2,3,1 – timp,3perc,pf(cel),hp – str

Rehearsals
Sunday, March 12, 2017: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, March 19, 2017: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, March 26, 2017: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, April 02, 2017: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, April 09, 2017: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, April 16, 2017: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, April 23, 2017: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm

Dress Rehearsal
Saturday, April 29, 2017: BU, Tsai Performance Center, 10am-1pm

Concert
Saturday, April 29, 2017: BU, Tsai Performance Center, 8pm, call 7:30pm