COURT HILL MUSIC FESTIVAL

Saturday, April 21, 2018 7pm
First Unitarian Church of Worcester, 90 Main St Worcester, MA

  • Telemann – Oboe Concerto in D minor TWV 51:E1
  • Handel – Aria – Il primo Ardor
  • Handel – Aria – Se mi rivolgo al prato
  • Handel – Aria – Qui l’Augel da pianta
  • Handel – Chaconne in G major, HWV 435 for harpsichord
  • Telemann – Concerto for Flute and Recorder in E minor
 Sunday December 17, 2017 –  Melrose Highlands Congregational Church 355 West Franklin St., Melrose  MA  – 3:00pm
  • Arcangelo Corelli – Concerto Grosso Op 6 No. 8 (Christmas Concerto)
  • Bach – BWV 151 -Süsser Trost, mein Jesus kömmt
  • Bach – Christmas Oratorio – Pastoral Symphony
  • Bach – Sheep may Safely Graze
  • Telemann – Lauter Wonne Lauter Freude
  • Anon. – “Greensleeves/What Child is This”

Admission: Free

     
 Sunday August 6, 2017 – Tower Hill Botanic Garden,  11 French Drive,  Boylston MA   2 :00 pm
  • Bach Brandenburg Concerto #5 – 1st mvmt                            
  • Aaron Copland – Selections from “12 poems by Emily Dickinson”
  • R.A. Moulds – Concerto Capriccioso for flute, harpsichord and strings
  • Vivaldi Cantata  RV 631 – “O qui caeli terraeque serenitas”
http://www.towerhillbg.org
Admission charge at front gate.  Rates for seniors and students.    

Sunday September 10, 2017 – Notre Dame Du Lac, 555 Plantation St., Worcester, MA 2:00 PM

  • Bach Brandenburg Concerto #5 – 1st mvmt                            
  • Aaron Copland – Selections from “12 poems by Emily Dickinson”
  • R.A. Moulds – Concerto Capriccioso for flute, harpsichord and strings
  • Vivaldi Cantata  RV 631 – “O qui caeli terraeque serenitas
Tuesday April 18, 2017 – Millis Public Library 8 pm – 961 Main St (Rt 109), Millis MA  02054
  • Pergolesi – “Lieto cosi talvolta”
  • Alan Hovhaness – Sextet for recorder, harpsichord and strings
  • Luciano Berio – Folk Songs – “Loosin Yelav” 
  • Osvaldo Golijov – Lua Descolorida
  • Telemann – Suite in a for Recorder and strings
This program is supported in part by a grant from the Millis Cultural Council, a local agency which is part of the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.
Sunday April 23, 2017 – Morrill Memorial Library  – 3:00 PM 33 Walpole St (Rt 1A), Norwood  MA
  • Alan Hovhaness – Sextet for recorder, harpsichord and strings
  • Luciano Berio – Folk Songs – “Loosin Yelav”
  • Pergolesi – “Lieto cosi talvolta”
  • Marcello – Oboe Concerto in c minor
  • Osvaldo Golijov – Lua Descolorida
Saturday March 18, 2017 – Willows of worcester, Worcester, MA – 7:30pm
  • Telemann – Double Concerto for oboe/violin in F
  • Alessandro Marcello, Concerto in d minor for oboe and strings
  • Pergolesi – “Lieto cosi talvolta”
  • Handel – “Sweet Bird”
  • Osvaldo Golijov – Lua Descolorida
  • Beatles – Eleanor Rigby
Saturday Feb 18, 2017 – Yoga at the Ashram, Millis MA 5:30pm
Potluck vegetarian-  RSVP  Jagan Nath Khalsa  508-376-3765
  • JJ Quantz Trio for recorder, flute and continuo
  • Handel – “Sweet Bird”
  • Handel – “Where e’re you Walk”
  • Variations on Greensleeves – Heinrich Poos
  • Vaughan Williams – “Along the Field”
  • Mozart – Violin and Viola Duo
  • Variations on “Happy Birthday to You” in 12 different genres from Gregorian Chant thru Bach and Hindemith to Dixieland
Saturday Oct 8, 2016 – First Unitarian Church, Worcester MA – 7 pm
  • Alessandro Marcello, Concerto in C minor for oboe and strings
  • Bach BWV 105 – Wie Zittern Und Wanken
  • Bach BWV 1053 – Siciliano – Oboe concerto
  • Handel – “Sweet Bird”
  • Handel – “Se Pieta”
  • Osvaldo Golijov – Lua Descolorida
Sunday Oct 9, 2016 – Worcester Auditorium  Worcester MA – 3 pm
  • Alessandro Marcello, Concerto in C minor for oboe and strings
  • Bach BWV 105 – Wie Zittern Und Wanken
  • Bach BWV 1053 – Siciliano – Oboe concerto
  • Handel – “Sweet Bird”
  • Handel – “Se Pieta”
  • Osvaldo Golijov – Lua Descolorida
Tuesday July 26, 2016 2:30 PM  –  Willows at Worcester,  a senior living community, Worcester MA
  • Bach – Brandenburg Concerto #4
  • Handel – Delirio Amoroso HWV 99
Not open to general public
Sunday August 7, 2016 4:30 pm –Yoga at the Ashram 368 Village St. Millis MA 02054
  • Bach – Brandenburg Concerto #4 in G
  • Handel – “Delirio Amoroso” HWV 99
Sunday May 22 at 2:30 PM
Fox Hill Village Westwood MA
  • World premier of Frederic Sharaf’s “Guernica” for voice, classical guitar and piano
  • Handel – Delirio Amoroso  HWV 99
  • Vivaldi – Oboe Concerto in d minor
Not open to general public
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Saturday May 28 at 1:30 PM
Tower Hill Botanic Garden 11 French Drive Boylston MA
  • Handel – Delirio Amoroso  HWV 99
  • Vivaldi – Oboe Concerto in d minor
  • More Bach
  • More Handel
Free and open to the general public.  Admission to the site gives you an entire day’s visit.  Come early, stay late.
Thursday  April 14, 2016 – 7:00pm  Millis Public Library 961 Main St Millis MA 02051
  • Handel with Love
Free and open to public
Thursday  March 24, 2016 –  5:45 pm First Unitarian Church 90 Main St, Worcester, MA –  Holy Thursday Service
  • Pergolesi- Stabat Mater
Free and open to public
Friday  March 25, 2016 –  7:00 pm – Trinity Episcopal Church 17 Congress St., Milford, MA  –     Good Friday Service
  • Pergolesi- Stabat Mater
Free and open to public
Sunday February 21, 2016 –  3 pm     Beethoven Society of Melrose    Melrose Highlands Congregational Church, 355 Franklin St., Melrose MA 02176
        Handel with Love
  • Handel – Julius Caesar – Soprano and Alto Arias and Duets
  • Handel – Rinaldo – Soprano and Alto Arias and Duets
  • Handel – HWV 288  Sonata a Cinque for Violin solo and strings
  • Telemann Suite in A minor for recorder and strings
    Free and open to public
Saturday February 13, 2016 – Willows – Senior living Community   Image 827
      Handel with Love
  • Handel – Julius Caesar – Soprano and Alto Arias and Duets
  • Handel – Rinaldo – Soprano and Alto Arias and Duets
  • Handel – HWV 288  Sonata a Cinque for Violin solo and strings
  • Telemann Suite in A minor for recorder and strings
    NOT OPEN TO PUBLIC
 Saturday November 21, 2015 –  5 pm House Concert
Brookline, MA    
  • Bach – Siciliano from Oboe Concerto in F  oboe, strings, cello, harpsichord
  • Telemann – Suite in Am for recorder, Strings, cello and harpsichord
  • Sharaf – ‘A Chorale’ – Soprano, cello, piano
  • Bach Concerto for Oboe/violin in c  BWV 1060  with viola, cello, and keyboard 
  • Bach aria 1 and 3 from BWV 84 – oboe, violin, soprano, viola, cello and harpsichord
    RSVP  seelemusicale@gmail.com for more info
Sunday November 22, 2015 –  3 pm Norwood Library
33 Walpole St (Rte 1A), Norwood, MA  
  • Bach – Siciliano from Oboe Concerto in F  oboe, strings, cello, harpsichord
  • Telemann – Suite in Am for recorder, Strings, cello and harpsichord
  • Sharaf – ‘A Chorale’ – Soprano, cello, piano
  • Bach Concerto for Oboe/violin in c  BWV 1060  with viola, cello, and keyboard
  • Bach aria 1 and 3 from BWV 84 – oboe, violin, soprano, viola, cello and harpsichordFree and open to public
Friday October 23, 2015 7pm First Unitarian Church  90 Main St, Worcester, MA
  • Pergolesi -Trio in G – first movement
  • Vivaldi – RV 626  In furore iustissimae irae
  • Brahms – Capriccio, Op 76, No. 8 for piano solo
  • Barber – Knoxville: Summer of 1915, Op. 24 
  • Bach – Brandenberg Concerto #4  
Saturday August 22, 2015 –  2 pm Tower Hill Botanic Garden 11 French Drive,  Boylston MA  
  • Bach – Siciliano from Oboe Concerto in F  oboe, violin, cello, harpsichord
  • Handel – German Aria 1 soprano,violin, cello harpsichord
  • Barber – Knoxville: Summer of 1915, Op. 24 – Soprano, piano
  • Bach Concerto for Oboe/violin in c  BWV 1060  with cello/harpsichord
  • Bach aria from BWV 84 “Ich esse mit Freuden mein weniges Brot” oboe, violin, soprano, cello and harpsichord
Sunday August 23, 2015 6:30 pm Briarwood Retirement Community 65 Briarwood Cir, Worcester, MA
  • Bach – Siciliano from Oboe Concerto in F  oboe, violin, cello, harpsichord
  • Handel – German Aria 1 soprano, violin, cello, harpsichord
  • Barber – Knoxville: Summer of 1915, Op. 24 – Soprano, piano
  • Bach Concerto for Oboe/violin in c  BWV 1060  with cello/harpsichord
  • Bach aria from BWV 84 “Ich esse mit Freuden mein weniges Brot” oboe, violin, soprano, cello and harpsichord
 Sunday June 28, 2015 – Bolton Congregational Church 4pm 673 Main St (Rt 117),  Bolton MA     
  • Prelude and Fugue in D Minor, Op. 87, No. 24 (Dimitri Shostakovich)
  • Intermezzo in A Major, Op. 118, No. 2 (Johannes Brahms)
  • Knoxville: Summer of 1915, Op. 24 (Samuel Barber)
  • Scherzo No. 1 in B Minor, Op. 20 (Frederic Chopin)
  • Chorale No. 3 in A Minor (Cesar Franck)
  • Organ Concerto F Major, HWV 292 (George Frederick Handel)
  • Variations and Fugue on “America” [1901] (Max Reger)
Saturday May 30, 2015 -Harvard-Epworth United Methodist Church 1555 Mass Ave., Cambrige MA 6:30 pm – Nepal Earthquake Relief Concert
  • Greensleeves to a Ground  arr. Jerry Bellows   
  • Handel  from Nine German Arias  – 3 movements
  • Schubert Sonatina in D   
  • Telemann – Sonata in a minor for violin, recorder and continuo
  • Mozart – L’amero, saro costanza     
  • Handel –  Let the Bright Seraphim   
Sunday May 17, 2015 – Yoga at the Ashram   368 Village St., Millis MA 4:00 pm – Nepal Earthquake Relief Concert
  • Greensleeves to a Ground  arr. Jerry Bellows   
  • Handel  from Nine German Arias  – 3 movements
  • Schubert Sonatina in D   
  • Telemann – Sonata in a minor for violin, recorder and continuo
  • Mozart – L’amero, saro costanza     
  • Handel –  Let the Bright Seraphim   
Sunday April 12, 2015 –  First Unitarian Church of Worcester 10am
  • Handel – 9 German Arias (3 selections)
  • Telemann – Trio Sonata in D-minor – recorder, violin and continuo
  • Laven – “Soaring” – for violin and Cello
Thursday April 2, 2015 –  Maundy Thursday Service Bolton Congregational Church  7 pm  673 Main St (Rt 117), Bolton MA             
  • G B Pergolesi – Stabat Mater
Sunday March 8, 2015 – Nashaway Philharmonic event Bolton Congregational Church 4pm 673 Main St (Rt 117),  Bolton MA       
  • G B Pergolesi – Stabat Mater
  • JS Bach – Deathbed Chorale
http://nashawayphil.org/
Wednesday February 18, 2015 – Greendale People’s Church – Worcester MA
6 PM- Dinner, 7 PM Sacred concert. In celebration of Ash Wednesday 2015.
  • G B Pergolesi – Stabat Mater
http://www.greendalepeopleschurch.org
Sunday February 1, 2015 – Tower Hill Botanic Garden – Boylston MA at 1:00 and 3:00 pm
  • Purcell: Chaconne in G
  • Purcell: Sweeter than Roses
  • Anon: Greensleeves to a Ground
  • Vivaldi: Four Seasons – Winter – 2nd Mvmt
  • GF Handel “Flammende Rose” from Nine Deutsch Arias
  • GP Telemann Trio in F for Alto recorder, gamba, and basso continuo
http://www.towerhillbg.org
Sunday December 14, 2014 – Trinity Episcopal Church,  17 Congress St., Milford MA at 3:00 pm
  • Corelli:  “Christmas Concerto”  Op 6 No. 8
  • Tarquinio Merula:  Hor Ch’e Tempo Di Dormire
  • Scarlatti: Pastorale o Di Betlemme
  • Advent carols – Congregational sing
  • Bach:”Schafe können sicher weiden” (Sheep May Safely Graze)
  • Handel: Trio Op. 2 No. 5 in g minor
  • Handel : Let the Bright Seraphim
Saturday December 13, 2014 – Tower Hill Botanic Garden – Boylston MA  at 3:00 pm 
  • Corelli:  “Christmas Concerto”  Op 6 No. 8
  • Tarquinio Merula:  Hor Ch’e Tempo Di Dormire
  • Scarlatti: Pastorale o Di Betlemme
  • Bach: Brandenberg Concerto No. 5 – Mvmt 2   Adagio
  • Bach: “Wachet auf” from Cantata 140
  • Bach:Schafe können sicher weiden” (Sheep May Safely Graze)
  • Handel: Trio Op. 2 No. 5 in g minor
  • Handel : Let the Bright Seraphim
http://www.towerhillbg.org
Sunday November 30, 2014 – Yoga at the Ashram   368 Village St., Millis MA 3:00 pm – Open House/ concert / dinner     Vegetarian pot-luck
  • Pergolesi – Stabat Mater
  • Bach – Deathbed Chorale
  • Bach – Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 (1st mvmt)
  • RSVP  JN Khalsa 508-376-3765
http:/www.yogaattheashram.org/
 Sunday October 26, 2014 – Music to Cure MS – Arlington MA 2:30 pm 
  • Vivaldi Cantata – RV 626 – In furore iustissimeae Irae
http://http://singtocurems.org
Saturday October 3, 2014 – Tower Hill Botanical Gardens – Boylston MA 3 pm 
  • J.S. Bach  (1685-1750) – Psalm 51,  BWV 1083 – Tilge, Höchster, meine Sünden” – Verse 7
  • Bach – Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 – 1st mvmt
  • Bach – Deathbed Chorale     BWV 668
  • Telemann (1681-1767) Cantata – TWV1:1258- “Seele, lerne dich erkennen”
  •  Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741) Cantata – RV 626 -“In furore iustissimeae Irae”
http://www.towerhillbg.org