Ian Watson, conductor; Emily Marvosh, alto; Stefan Reed, tenor; and Woodrow Bynum, bass
October 24, 2015 at 8pm; Mechanics Hall, Worcester
Beethoven Symphony No. 9
Priscilla Herreid, oboe
October 25, 2014 at 8pm; Houghton Chapel, Wellesley College
Piffaro delights audiences with highly polished recreations of the rustic music of the peasantry and the elegant sounds of the official wind bands of the late Medieval and Renaissance periods. wellesley.edu/event/node/45871
Margaret Lias, alto
November 9, 2014 at 3.30pm
St. Rose of Lima Parish, 244 W Main Street, Northborough, MA
Assabet Valley Mastersingers
Margaret Lias, alto
November 18, 2014 at 7pm
Memorial Chapel, Union College, Schenectady, NY
Union College and Community Orchestra; John Cox, Conductor
Elgar Sea Pictures, Op. 37
David McFerrin, bass
November 19-23, 2014
Temple Ohabei Shalom, 1187 Beacon Street, Brookline MA
Boston Lyric Opera
Frank Martin The Love Potion
Role of King Mark in Swiss composer Frank Martin’s 20th-century telling of the Tristan and Isolde story, in a new English translation.
Jessica Cooper, soprano; Douglas Dodson, countertenor; Anne Black, violin; Colleen McGary-Smith, cello; Paul Perfetti, trumpet
November 23, 2014 at 3pm
All Saints Parish, 1773 Beacon St. Brookline, MA 02478
The Henry Purcell Society of Boston, will perform Purcell’s “Te Deum and Jubilate,” featuring countertenors Douglas Dodson and Gerrod Pagenkopf, the treble boys choir of All Saints Ashmont and the treble choir of All Saints Brookline. Other music from the Royal Chapel composed during the short reign of Queen Mary will be performed, including the solemn funeral sentences.
Kristin Olson, oboe and Elisabeth Axtell, horn
November 23, 2014 at 7.30pm
Paine Hall, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
“Drumrolls and Drama”
Grand Harmonie brings a dashing program of CPE Bach Sinfonia in D Major, Mozart Oboe Concerto, and Haydn Symphony No. 103 to Cambridge.
Jesse Irons, violin; Emily Dahl, violin; Erik Higgins, bass
Friday December 5, 2014 at 7.30pm
First Lutheran Church, 299 Berkeley Street, Boston, MA
Antico/Moderno, a chamber ensemble dedicated to performing new music on historical instruments, gives its Boston debut.
Clare McNamara, alto
December 6, 2014 at 7.30pm
Rogers Center for the Arts, Merrimack College, North Andover, MA
New England Classical Singers
“Handel’s Messiah and More!”
A concert of festive cheer including Handel Messiah (Christmas portion and Hallelujah Chorus) as well as Zelenka Dixit Dominus.