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Holiday Concerts 2013

Thursday, December 19, 2013

BLS Beginning String Orchestra
Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star (Traditional)
Dreidel (Traditional)
Jingle Bells (J.S. Pierpont)

BLS Class V Choir
I'll be Home for Christmas (Gannon/Kent)
Break Forth, O Beauteous Heavenly Light (J.S. Bach)
Hot Chocolate (Ballard/Silvestri)
Deo Dicamus Gratias (Victor C. Johnson)

BLS Training String Orchestra
Sword Dance (Bob Phillips)
Dona Nobis Pacem (G.P. Palestrina)
Mystic Caravan (Soon Hee Newbold)

BLS Class VI Choir
We Wish You a Merry Madrigal (Russell Robinson)
Tomorrow (Strouse/Charnin)
The Christmas Tree Feud! (Jacobson/Miller)

BLS Repertory String Orchestra
Prelude to Te Deum (Charpentier)
Music for a Found Harmonium (Jeffes)
Mystic Caravan (Balmages)

BLS Chamber Choir
My Spirit Sang All Day (Gerald Finzi)
Eriskay Love Lilt (Traditional Hebridean Folk Song)
Up on a House Top (arr. Bukvich)
When I Fall in Love (arr. Darin Lewis)

BLS Philharmonic String Orchestra
Sinfonia in G Major, I. Allegro (T. Albinoni)
River Song (K. Sharp)
Heart of Fire (L. Bernofsky)

BLS Treble Choir
How Can I Keep from Singing (Quaker Hymn)
Hotaru Koi (arr. Ro Ogura)
Kusimama (Jim Papoulis)
Like a Tree (Margaret P. Douro)

BLS Concert String Orchestra
Divertimento in D Major, I. Allegro (W.A. Mozart)
Serenade for Strings in E Major, I. Moderato (A. Dvorak)
Symphony No. 8 in G Major, Op. 88, IV. Allegro (A. Dvorak)

BLS Concert Choir
Harambee (Traditional Kwanzaa)
I Know a Young Maiden Wondrous Fair (Orlando Di Lasso)
Samson, I. Awake the Trumpet's Lofty Sound, II. Let Their Celestial Concerts All Unite (Handel) with Concert String Orchestra


Friday December 20, 2013

BLS Class VI Band
Good King Wenceslas (Traditional English Carol)
Jolly Old St. Nicholas (American Carol)
A Children's Christmas Carol (J.A.P. Schulz/Magil)
Jingle Bells (J.S. Pierpont)

BLS Class V Band
Marche Militaire (Franz Schubert)
Un Flambeau Jeannette, Isabelle (Nicholas Saboly)
Christmas, Here We Come (John O'Reilly)

BLS Purple Concert Band
A Cambridge Carol (Traditional)
Simple Gifts (Shaker Hymn)
Primeval Stormfront (Matt Conaway)

BLS White Concert Band
Where Eagles Soar (Steven Reineke)
Santa's Wild Ride (Robert W. Smith)
Theme and Finale from "Pictures at an Exhibition" (Modest Moussorgsky)

BLS Symphonic Band
March to the Scaffold from "Symphonie Fantastique" (Modest Moussorgsky)
Scheherazade (Rimsky-Korsakov)
Sleigh Ride (Leroy Anderson)

BLS Junior Big Band
Blues In The Closet (Oscar Pettiford)
St. Louis Blues (W.C. Handy)

BLS Big Band
Pedal Point Blues (Charles Mingus)
Goodbye Pork Pie Hat (Charles Mingus)
Song With Orange (Charles Mingus)

BLS Wolfettes
How Ya Doin'? (Lewis, arr. Imani Sherley)
If I were a Boy (Jean/Gad, arr. Ari Napoletano)
Royals (Ella O'Connor)
All I Want for Christmas (Afanasieff/Carey, arr. Imani Sherley) with BLS Wolftones

BLS Gospel Choir
Joy (with "Joy to the World") Medley (Franklin/Handel/Mason/Watts)
Stayed on You/You are Good (Tye Tribbett)
There's No Christmas Without You (Kirk Franklin)

BLS Wolftones
Treasure (Mars/Lawrence/Levine/Brown, arr. Nathan Hermida)
Poor Wayfaring Stranger (Cash, arr. Nathan Hermida)
This Christmas (Hathaway/McKinnor, arr. Nathan Hermida)

BLS Show Choir
Safety Dance (Ivan Doroschuk)
We Can Be Kind (David Friedmans)
It's Beginning to Look A Lot Like Christmas (Meredith Wilson)
The Way You Make Me Feel (Michael Jackson)