Concert Season 2012 - 2013

Benjamin Britten Centenary Concert

Fri 27 Sep 2013 7.30pm
McCulloch Auditorium, Pratt Hall
50 College St, South Hadley, MA 01075, USA.
Mount Holyoke Symphony Orchestra
Cheryl Cobb (sopano)
Adrianne Greenbaum (flute)
Jean Jeffries (horn)
Linda Laderach (violin)
Larry D. Schipull (piano)
Astrid Schween (cello)
Kyle Stegall (tenor)
Gary Steigerwalt (piano)

Benjamin Britten - Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings

Free Admission


MOUNT HOLYOKE COLLEGE FAMILY & FRIENDS WEEKEND CONCERT
Sat 19 OCT 2013 4.30pm
Abbey Memorial Chapel, Mount Holyoke College
50 College St, South Hadley, MA 01075, USA.
Mount Holyoke College Chamber Singers
Mount Holyoke College Chorale
Mount Holyoke College Family and Friends Choir
Mount Holyoke College Glee Club
Mount Holyoke Symphony Orchestra

Programme:
Johann Strauss Jr. - Kaiser waltzer op. 437
Georges Bizet - Allegro vivo from Symphony in C
Copland - Selections from Old American Songs

Free Admission


MONSTERS BALL 2013
Video Game Edition
Fri 25 OCT 2013 8.00pm
Abbey Memorial Chapel, Mount Holyoke College
50 College St, South Hadley, MA 01075, USA.
Mount Holyoke Symphony Orchestra
Holyoke High School Choir, Mark Todd (conductor)

Programme:
Gyorgy Kurtag - Grabstein für Stephan
Nobuo Uematsu, arr. Andrew Skeet  - Main Theme from Final Fantasy
Johann Strauss Jr. - An der schönen blauen Donau, op.314
Ari Pulkkinen, arr. Andrew Skeet - Angry Birds Theme
Hector Berlioz - ii. Un Bal from Symphonie Fantastique
Christopher Tin - Calling All Dawns: Baba Yetu from Civilization IV
Johann Strauss Jr. - Kaiser waltzer op. 437
Hector Berlioz - iv. Marche au Supplice from Symphonie Fantastique
Hector Berlioz - v. Songe d'une nuit du Sabbat from Symphonie Fantastique
Johann Strauss Jr. - Pizzicato Polka
Eric Buchholz - Pokemon Reorchestrated

Tickets: $5 (General Admission) $3 (MHC Students)


MONSTERS BALL 2013
Holyoke Monsters Parade
Sat 26 OCT 2013 4.00pm
Grand Ballroom, Holyoke City Hall
536 Dwight St, Holyoke, MA 01040, USA.
Mount Holyoke Symphony Orchestra
Holyoke High School Choir, Mark Todd (conductor)

Programme:
Gyorgy Kurtag - Grabstein für Stephan
Nobuo Uematsu, arr. Andrew Skeet  - Main Theme from Final Fantasy
Johann Strauss Jr. - An der schönen blauen Donau, op.314
Ari Pulkkinen, arr. Andrew Skeet - Angry Birds Theme
Hector Berlioz - ii. Un Bal from Symphonie Fantastique
Christopher Tin - Calling All Dawns: Baba Yetu from Civilization IV
Johann Strauss Jr. - Kaiser waltzer op. 437
Hector Berlioz - iv. Marche au Supplice from Symphonie Fantastique
Hector Berlioz - v. Songe d'une nuit du Sabbat from Symphonie Fantastique
Johann Strauss Jr. - Pizzicato Polka
Eric Buchholz - Pokemon Reorchestrated

Admission Free: All donations will go towards the restoration of the stained glass windows in Holyoke City Hall


In Memoriam JFK
Fri 22 NOV 2013 8.00pm
Abbey Memorial Chapel, Mount Holyoke College
50 College St, South Hadley, MA 01075, USA.
Mount Holyoke Symphony Orchestra
Elizabeth Baxter (soprano)
Larry D. Schipull (organ)

Programme:
Mary D. Watkins - Soul of Remembrance
Mendelssohn - Infelice! Op.64
Georges Bizet - Symphony in C
Josef Rheinberger - Organ Concerto No.2 in G Minor
Samuel Barber - Adagio for Strings

Free Admission


In Memoriam JFK
SUN 24 NOV 2013 4.00pm
United Congregational Church of Holyoke
300 Appleton St, Holyoke, MA 01040, USA.
Mount Holyoke Symphony Orchestra
Elizabeth Baxter (soprano)
Larry D. Schipull (organ)

Programme:
Mary D. Watkins - Soul of Remembrance
Mendelssohn - Infelice! Op.64
Georges Bizet - Symphony in C
Josef Rheinberger - Organ Concerto No.2 in G Minor
Samuel Barber - Adagio for Strings

Suggested donation of $10, $5 for Students. Proceeds benefit the United Congregational Church of Holyoke’s Concert Series


DISTANT ROOTS, LOCAL VOICES
FRI 21 FEB 2014 8.00pm
Abbey Memorial Chapel, Mount Holyoke College
50 College St, South Hadley, MA 01075, USA.
Mount Holyoke Symphony Orchestra
Dashon Burton (baritone)

Programme:
Gustav Mahler - Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen (Songs of a Wayfarer)
Fela Sowande - A Folk Symphony
Charles Mingus - Half-Mast Inhibition
David Sanford - new commission *world premiere

Free Admission


3rd MHSO Concerto Competition

featuring student performers from Mount Holyoke College

Sat 29 March 2014 12:50pm
McCulloch Auditorium, Mount Holyoke College
Student performers accompanied by Larry Schipull, Gary Steigerwalt, and Sandy Dennis, piano.

Program to be announced


DARK RIVER
A Civil Rights Opera
FRI 4 APR 2014 7.30pm
SAT 5 APR 2014 3.00pm
Chapin Auditorium, Mary Woolley Hall, Mount Holyoke College
50 College St, South Hadley, MA 01075, USA.
Mount Holyoke Symphony Orchestra
Martha Richards (Producer)
Darryl V. Jones (Director)
co sponsored by WomenArts

Programme:
Mary D. Watkins - Dark River

Tickets: $25 (General Admission) $15 (Students, Veterans and Senior Citizens)


Folksongs of the Four Seasons
Mount Holyoke College Choral Ensembles Spring Concert
SUN 27 APR 2013 4.30pm
Abbey Chapel, Mount Holyoke College
50 College St, South Hadley, MA 01075, USA.
Mount Holyoke College Chamber Singers
Mount Holyoke College Chorale
Mount Holyoke College Glee Club
Mount Holyoke Symphony Orchestra

Programme:
Ralph Vaughan Williams - Folksongs of the Four Seasons

Free Admission