“Wister and More!” Current Season
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Sunday, September 24, 2017, 3:00pm
Marin Marais - The Gallbladder Operation
Franz Schubert - Arpeggione Sonata
Johann Sebastian Bach - Gounod Ave Maria
Led Zeppelin - Stairway to Heaven
Tomaso Vitali - Chaconne
The Delius Society presents The Wister Quartet
Sunday, October 29, 2017, 3:00pm
Frank James Staneck - Spring Dance
Edvard Grieg - Violin Sonata in C Minor
Frederick Delius - String Quartet in E Minor, RT VIII/8
Luther in Worms: an Oratorio by Ludwig Meinardus
Sunday, November 5, 2017, 3:00pm
The oratorio "Luther in Worms" will be performed in its entirety and lead in full orchestra by conductor Christian Möbius of the Staatstheater Cottbus.
Sunday, December 17, 2017, 3:00pm
Natalie Kress (violin), Elena Smith (cello), and Joyce Chen (harpsichord) will present a repertoire of seasonal early music on period instruments with works by Johann Sebastian Bach, Alessandro Stradella, and Daria Castello.
Claire Huangci, piano
Sunday, January 7, 2018, 3:00pm
Frederic Chopin - Polonaise Fantaisie, Op. 61
Ludwig van Beethoven - Pictures at an Exhibition
Modest Mussorgsky - Moonlight Sonata
Frederic Chopin - Nocturnes, Op. 27
EStrella Piano Duo: "DANCE"
Sunday, January 28, 2018, 3:00pm
Selections will include dance music, such as polonaises, waltzes, and ballets, by greats such as Schubert, Brahms, Ravel, Saint-Saens, and more.
Leslie Johnson with Michael Djupstrom and Chuck Holdeman
Sunday, February 18, 2018, 3:00pm
Soprano Leslie Johnson is joined by composer/performers Michael Djupstrom (piano) and Chuck Holdeman (bassoon). They will present a program including their own compositions and music by Johann Sebastian Bach, plus songs by Edvard Grieg.
The Casimir Trio
Sunday, March 18, 2018, 3:00pm
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Trio in C Major, K. 548
Marcel Farago - Duo, Op. 52
Antonin Dvorak - Four Romantic Pieces
Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Trio, Op. 70, No. 2
The Delius Society presents: Choral Arts Philadelphia
Sunday, April 22, 2018, 3:00pm
Frederick Delius - Songs of Sunset
With an orchestral score by Lloyd Smith presented by members of the Wister Quartet - five string players and a pianist - under the direction of Matthew Glandorf
Academy of Vocal Arts
Sunday, May 20, 2018, 3:00pm
Current AVA students and alumni will present Broadway musicals and German operettas from their vast repertoire of songs.