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Thursday, April 6, 2017 at 7pm

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Thursday, April 6, 2017 at 7pm
New England Symphonic Ensemble

J. Edmund Hughes, Conductor
Jennifer Rowley, Soprano
Rutter: Requiem

Participating Choruses
Chandler-Gilbert Community College Concert Choir, Chandler, AZ; Marcus Denton, director

Imagine Preparatory School Choir, Coolidge, AZ; Nephi Bunker, director
Palm Springs High School Choir, Palm Springs, CA; Hannah Clark, director
Grambling State University Concert Choir, Grambling, LA; Natorshau M. Davis, director

Marshall School, Duluth, MN; Mary Whitlock, director
Gig Harbor High School Choir, Gig Harbor, WA; Wayne Lackman, director
Peninsula High School Choir, Gig Harbor, WA; Alison Ellis, director
Steilacoom High School Chamber Choir, Gig Harbor, WA; Kasey Eck, director
Curtis High School A Cappella Choir, University Place, WA; David Dickerson, director



Kyle Zeuch
, Conductor

OLA GJEILO: Sunrise Mass

Participating Choruses
Charlotte High School Choir, Charlotte, MI; Bethany Zeuch, director

Michigan State University Youth Chorale, East Lansing, MI; Kyle Zeuch, director
Wagner College Chamber Singers, Staten Island, NY; Roger Wesby, director
Salford Singers, Schwenksville, PA; Rodney Derstine, director



Ensemble Spotlight Series

Ronald Jones, Conductor
Cheryl Swoboda, Viola
Port Angeles High School Symphonic Orchestra, Port Angeles, WA
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Concerto Grosso for String Orchestra: March and Reprise; Suite in Old Style: The Court Jester Amareu, Dobrinka Tabakova; Prelude: Fanfare from the balconies and back from the hunting

GIULIO CASSINI: Ave Maria
ALBÉNIZ: Cantos de Espana: Prelude (Asturias), Bajo la Palmera, Seguidillas (Castilla)

Port Angeles High School Concert Orchestra, Port Angeles, WA
NORMAN LEYDEN: Serenade for String Orchestra

SAMUEL ADLER: Concertino for String Orchestra
ROBERT WASHBURN: Serenade for Strings

Monday, March 27, 2017, 7 PM

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New England Symphonic Ensemble

Cameron Johnson Weiler, Co-Conductor
Terre Johnson, Co-Conductor
Sadie Goodman, Soprano
The Enterprise State Community College Choirs, Enterprise, AL
The Entertainers at Enterprise-Ozark Community College,
Enterprise, AL; Ken Thomas, director
TERRE JOHNSON: The Wind (New York Premiere)

Eduardo Garcia-Novelli, Conductor
Jennifer Black, Soprano
Deborah Nansteel, Mezzo-soprano
Jonathan Tetelman, Tenor
Valerian Ruminski, Bass
MOZART: Coronation Mass, K.317

Participating Choruses
McHenry High School Vocal Warriors, McHenry, IL; Derek Galvicius, director

Brewer High School Varsity Choir, Fort Worth, TX; Mark Wynn, director
Old Dominion University Concert Choir, Norfolk, VA; Nancy Klein, director
Randolph High School Choir, Randolph, WI; Jessica Lee, director

David R. Thye, Conductor
MORTEN LAURIDSEN: Lux Aeterna

Participating Choruses
Oak Park High School Concert Choir, Oak Park, CA; Heidi Cissell, director

Novi High School Chorale, Novi, MI; Claire Schurig, director
St. Andrew’s Episcopal School Choir, Austin, TX; Lyn Koenning, director
Wausau Lyric Choir, Wausau, WI; Carla Dul, directo

Ensemble Spotlight Series

Nancy Klein, Conductor
Maria Teresa Grieco
Old Dominion University Concert Choir, Norfolk, VA
“Voices of Virginia”

MARVIN CURTIS: Great Day!
DANIEL GAWTHROP: Sing a Mighty Song
Arr. James Erb: Shenandoah
MICHAEL JOHN TROTTA: Peace Shall Guard You
ADOLPHUS HAILSTORK: Crucifixion

Derek Galvicius, Conductor
McHenry High School Vocal Warriors, McHenry, IL
FRANZ BIEBL: Ave Maria

ERIC WHITACRE: Lux Aurumque
FRANK TICHELI: Earth Song
BILLY JOEL, arr. K. Shaw: And So It Goes
LEBO M., arr. J. Leavitt: One by One

Saturday, February 13, 2016, 1 PM

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NEW ENGLAND SYMPHONIC ENSEMBLE
Giuseppe Lanzetta, Conductor
Pavel Šporcl, Violinist
Beethoven: Fidelio Overture, Op. 72
Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64

Cory Mendenhall, Conductor
Courtney Johnson, Soprano
Hyona Kim, Mezzo-soprano
Maple Mountain High School Choirs, Spanish Fork, UT
VIVALDI: Gloria, RV 589

David Thye, Conductor
Courtney Johnson, Soprano
JOHN RUTTER: Magnificat
Choruses from California, North Carolina,
New Mexico, and Utah

Saturday, February 13, 2016, 8 PM

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ENSEMBLE SPOTLIGHT SERIES
Council Rock South Orchestra, Holland, PA
Christopher Simon, Conductor
May Wang, Violinist

University of Central Missouri Concert Choir, Warrensburg, MO
Alan Zabriskie, Conductor
"The Long Road Home"

Scott Lubaroff, Conductor
Ernest Jennings, Guest Conductor
University of Central Missouri Wind Ensemble, Warrensburg, MO

Saturday, March 20, 2016, 8:30 PM

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NEW ENGLAND SYMPHONIC ENSEMBLE
Sonja Sepúlveda, Conductor
OLA GJEILO: Sunrise Mass
Choruses from Arkansas, Georgia, North Carolina, New York, South Carolina

ENSEMBLE SPOTLIGHT SERIES
Gary Scudder, Conductor
Stockdale Christian School Wind Ensemble, Bakersfield, CA

Oliver Lakota, Trumpet
Veronika Böhmová, Piano
CHARLIER: Solo de Concours
RAVEL: La Valse
ARUTIUNIAN: Trumpet Concerto in A-flat major

Sunday, March 27, 2016, 2 PM

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NEW ENGLAND SYMPHONIC ENSEMBLE
Greg Zielke, Conductor
Lauren Michelle, Soprano
Kristin Chávez, Mezzo-soprano
Yi Li, Tenor
Sava Vemić, Bass
BEETHOVEN: Mass in C major (“Coronation”), Op. 86
Choruses from Nebraska, South Dakota

ENSEMBLE SPOTLIGHT SERIES
David R. Thye, Conductor
Dan Forrest and Russell Ronnebaum, Pianists
DAN FORREST: Folk Songs of America
Choruses from Arizona, Michigan

Leslie W. Hicken, Conductor
Carolina Youth Symphony, Greenville, SC

Sunday, April 24, 2016, 2 PM

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NEW ENGLAND SYMPHONIC ENSEMBLE
David R. Thye, Conductor
Amy Shoremount-Obra, Soprano
Peter Drackley, Tenor
Nicholai Strommer, Baritone
Schubert: Mass in G major, D. 167
Choruses from Arkansas, California, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Texas

ENSEMBLE SPOTLIGHT SERIES
Paula C. Ferguson & Andrew Robertson, Co-Conductors
Redmond High School Studio Jazz Band, Studio Strings and Orchestra, WA

Patrick Kukes, Shawn Weis & Steve Grussendorf, Co-Conductors
Natrona County High School Jazz Orchestra, Casper, WY

Monday, April 25, 2016, 8 PM

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NEW ENGLAND SYMPHONIC ENSEMBLE
Peter Tiboris, Conductor
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 72

Giselle Elgarresta Rios, Conductor
Eilana Lappalainen, Soprano
Krysty Swann, Mezzo-soprano
Vivaldi: Gloria in D major, RV 589
Choruses from Florida, New Jersey

ENSEMBLE SPOTLIGHT SERIES
Thomas M. Council and Julian Ackerley, Conductors
Choruses from Arizona, California, Delaware, Florida, Montana, North Carolina, New York, Tennessee, Texas

Sunday, May 8, 2016, 2 PM

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NEW ENGLAND SYMPHONIC ENSEMBLE
Filippo Arlia, Conductor
BEETHOVEN: Coriolan Overture, Op. 62
Schubert: Symphony No. 8 in B minor, D.759 ("Unfinished")

ENSEMBLE SPOTLIGHT SERIES
Jacqueline Butler Hairston, Conductor
“African Diaspora”
Choruses from California, Indiana, North Carolina

Wendolin Pazitka-Munroe, Conductor
Burman University and Parkview Adventist Academy Choral Union,
Lacombe, Alberta, Canada

Saturday, May 28, 2016, 1 PM

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NEW ENGLAND SYMPHONIC ENSEMBLE
David R. Thye, Conductor
Jessica Sandidge, Soprano
DAN FORREST: Requiem for the Living
Choruses from Illinois, Michigan, New Jersey, Oklahoma, Texas, Washington

Andrew Crane, Conductor
Jessica Sandidge, Soprano
IVO ANTOGNINI: A Prayer for Mother Earth (World Premiere)
Choruses from North Carolina, New Jersey, New York, Texas, Switzerland

ENSEMBLE SPOTLIGHT SERIES
Cynthia C. Stevens, Conductor
Valerie Smith, Pianist
Great Falls College Community Choir, Great Falls, MT
"Music from Montana"

Saturday, May 28, 2016, 8PM

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NEW ENGLAND SYMPHONIC ENSEMBLE
Sonja Sepúlveda, Conductor
Mary Ann Stewart, Soprano
Robert-Heepyoung Oh, Baritone
FAURÉ: Requiem in D minor, Op. 48
Choruses from Brazil, California, Maine, South Carolina

Mark Hayes, Conductor
MARK HAYES: The Field (World Premiere)
Mark Hayes: Selected Anthems,

Z. Randall Stroope, Conductor
John Rutter: Gloria
Choruses from Arizona, Minnesota, Nebraska, New Jersey, Texas, Washington

ENSEMBLE SPOTLIGHT SERIES
Lesley Moffat, Conductor
Bruce Caldwell, Guest Conductor
Jackson High School Honors Wind Ensemble, Mill Creek, WA

Monday, May 30, 2016, 8 PM

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NEW ENGLAND SYMPHONIC ENSEMBLE
John Silantien, Conductor
Samantha Malk, Mezzo-soprano
Ivan Conrad, Baritone
San Antonio Mastersingers, San Antonio, TX
ROBERT COHEN: Alzheimer's Stories (New York Premiere)

Lester Seigel, Conductor
Michael Nansel, Baritone
Birmingham-Southern College Concert Choir, Birmingham, AL
Bloch: Sacred Service

Rebecca Prater, Co-Conductor
Richard Williamson, Co-Conductor
Kathryn Wieckhorst, Soprano
John Rutter: Requiem
Choruses from Florida, Kansas, Pennsylvania, South Carolina

Sunday, June 5, 2016, 2 PM

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NEW ENGLAND SYMPHONIC ENSEMBLE
Dennis Malfatti, Conductor
HAYDN: Te Deum for Empress Marie Therese
MOZART: Te Deum in C major, K.141
MOZART: Kyrie in D minor, K.341
Choruses from Indiana, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia

Danya Tiller, Conductor
Cecelia López, Soprano
Jessica Grigg, Mezzo-soprano
Vivaldi: Gloria in D major, RV. 589
Choruses from Arizona, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania

ENSEMBLE SPOTLIGHT SERIES
Noel Weaver, Conductor
Ballard High School Choir & Orchestra, Louisville, KY
John Rutter: Gloria and Te Deum

Sunday, June 19, 2016, 2PM

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NEW ENGLAND SYMPHONIC ENSEMBLE
Alex Qian, Conductor
Sharon Azrieli Perez, Soprano
SeungHyeon Baek, Baritone
FAURé: Requiem
Tibetan folk song: Ode to the Grandiose Tibet Plateau (a cappella)
Choruses from New Jersey, New York, Texas

ENSEMBLE SPOTLIGHT SERIES
Carol Nelson, Conductor
McCallum High School Band, Austin, TX

Philip Gabriel Garcia, Conductor
El Paso Youth Symphony Orchestra, El Paso, TX

Tuesday, June 21, 2016, 8PM

Concert Details

NEW ENGLAND SYMPHONIC ENSEMBLE
Fabrizio Da Ros, Conductor
Davide Alogna, Violinist
Giuseppe Gullotta, Pianist
MOZART: Overture to Mitridate, Re di Ponto, K.87 (74a)
MOZART: Concerto for Violin, Piano, and Orchestra in D major, Anh. 56/315f

Terry Russell, Conductor
Hyung Yun, Baritone
Mark Hayes: Requiem
Choruses from Alberta, California, Massachusetts, South Carolina

Composer’s Gala
Kevin A Memley, Composer & Conductor
She Walks in Beauty, O Vos Omnes, Count On It

Larry Nickel, Composer & Conductor
Excerpts from Requiem for Peace: Fratres in Unum, Long Black Arm,
Hiroshima Lacrimosa, Dulce et Decorum

Raymond Weidner, Composer & Conductor
God Be in My Head, Psalm 23
Choruses from Alberta, British Columbia, Greece, California, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Virginia