The Master Singers of Worcester, Malcolm Halliday, Artistic Director
December 13, 2003 4 p.m., Wesley United Methodist Church, Worcester:
The Boars Head Festival!: Costumed musicians, dancers, bell ringers and
choristers celebrate the winter solstice and welcome the holiday season.
March 6, 2004 8 p.m., First UnitarianChurch, Worcester:
Petite Messe solennelle by Gioacchino Rossini.
May 1, 2004 8 p.m., Alden Hall, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester:
Movers and Shakers: Choral Music by Liszt, Fantasia in C minor (Choral Fantasy) by Beethoven,
Come Life, Shaker Life! by Gwyneth Walker;
with WPI Orchestra, Worcester Childrens Chorus, Shrewsbury Youth Singers.
Worcester Chorus, Dr. Gerald Mack, Music Director
November 15, 2003 8 p.m., Mechanics Hall, Worcester:
A Tribute to Leonard Bernstein, with soloists and Festival Orchestra.
December 6, 2003 8 p.m., Mechanics Hall, Worcester:
Messiah by Handel, with soloists and the Worcester Symphony Orchestra.
April 3, 2004 8 p.m., Wesley United MethodistChurch, Worcester:
To Hope! A Celebration by Dave Brubeck and Gloria by Rutter, with soloists and jazz ensemble.
June 5, 2004 8 p.m., Alden Hall, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester:
Those Great American Songs: Stephen Foster to Stephen Sondheim, with instrumental ensemble.
Assabet Valley Mastersingers, Dr. Robert Eaton, Director
November 16, 2003 4 p.m., First Church Congregational, Marlborough:
Rejoice and Resound!: Rejoice in the Lamb by Britten,
Vesperae Solennes de Confessore K. 339 by Mozart, Mass No. 2 by Gyorgy Orban.
December 14, 2003 4 p.m., FirstChurch Congregational, Marlborough:
Messiah Sing, with soloists
February 29, 2004 4 p.m., Algonquin Regional High School, Northborough:
A Lyrical Leap Day Celebration: Dixit Dominus by Handel, Lord Nelson Mass by Haydn.
May 8, 2004 8 p.m., Mill Pond Elementary School, Westborough:
Synergy: Selection of short works including There is Sweet Music by Stephen Chatman,
Five Hebrew Love Songs by Eric Whitacre.
Greater Gardner Community Choir and, Diane Cushing, Music Director
Greater Gardner Youth Choir
December 20, 2003 4 p.m., Mount Wachusett Community College, Gardner:
Holiday Concert: Classical and contemporary holiday fare.
May 16, 2004 4:00 p.m., Mount Wachusett Community College, Gardner:
Spring Concert: A Tribute to Aaron Copland, and much more.
Harvard Pro Musica, F. John Adams, Music Director
November 30, 2003 4 p.m., First Church of Christ (Bullfinch Church), Lancaster:
Christmas Concert: works by Holst, Britten, Haydn, Berlioz, Handel and more.
April 2004 8:00 p.m. Littleton High School, Littleton:
Spring Concert: Te Deum by Haydn and Mass in A flat by Schubert.
Stow Festival Chorus, Barbara Jones, Director
November 23, 2003 3 p.m., Hale Middle School, Stow Center:
Fall Concert: Grand Mass in Eflat by AmyBeach; Piano Concerto #4 by Beethoven.
January 23, 2004 8 p.m., Cathedral Church of St. Paul, Boston:
Grand Mass in Eflat by AmyBeach.
March 21, 2004 3 p.m., Hale Middle School, Stow Center:
Give Us Peace: Great “Dona Nobis Pacem” movements from works by Bach (Bminor Mass),
Haydn (Teressienne Messe), Beethoven (Missa Solemnis), and Schubert (Mass in Eflat).
May 23, 2004 3 p.m., First Parish Church, Stow Center:
A tribute to Moses HoganSongs and Spirituals.
Salisbury Singers, Dr. Michelle Graveline, Director
November 8, 2003 7:30 p.m., Chapel of the Holy Spirit, Assumption College, Worcester:
Celebration of Freedom Works on themes of peace, freedom, world harmony, veterans.
December 13, 2003 8 p.m., Mechanics Hall, Worcester:
Holiday Pops with Central Mass Symphony Orchestra.
December 31, 2003 7:15 p.m. and 8:30pm, Wesley Methodist Church, Worcester:
First Night Worcester Performance.
April 23, 2004 8 p.m., Mechanics Hall, Worcester:
Mendelssohn ELIJAH with Thayer Symphony Orchestra, 30th Anniversary Concert.
Charles River Chorale, Roy S. Kelley, Director
December 13, 2003 7:30 p.m., Millis High School, Millis:
Christmas Concert: Christmas Collage arranged by Chris Lobdell,
Works by Buxtehude, Pinkham, audience sing-a-long and lighter seasonal music.
May 1, 2004 7:30 p.m., Millis High School, Millis:
Broadway – And Then Some: Broadway medleys from different eras.
Also folk tunes for a change of pace.
Features scholarship winners from our Outreach program.