THE PSA’S 2021-2022 CONCERT SEASON

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The Arlington Philharmonic Orchestra, Orlando Cela, Music Director

ORCHESTRA in the PARK

 Saturday, August 28, 2021 at 3:00 PM,
Robbins Farm Park

Georges Bizet – Carmen Suite
Aaron Copland – Fanfare for the Common Man
Antonin Dvorak – Serenade for Winds, Op. 44
Sir Edward Elgar – Nimrod
Gustav Holst – St. Paul’s Suite
John Moss (arr.) – Salute to Ol’ Blue Eyes
Ted Ricketts (arr.) – Pirates of the Caribbean
John Philip Sousa – Stars and Stripes Forever

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The Arlington Philharmonic Orchestra, Orlando Cela, Music Director

A FALL CONCERT

 Sunday, November 7, 2021 at 3:00 PM,
First Parish Unitarian Universalist, Arlington, MA

Dora Pejačević – Mvmt #3 of Symphony in F# Minor
Gustav Holst – St. Paul’s Suite for Strings
Richard Strauss – Serenade for Winds, Op. 7

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov – Russian Easter Overture

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 The Arlington-Belmont Chamber Chorus, Barry Singer, Music Director

AN ALMOST WINTER CONCERT:
Music of Shakespeare

Saturday, December 4, 2021 at 8:00 PM,
Payson Park Church, Belmont, MA

George Shearing – Songs and Sonnets
John Hatton – Over Hill, Over Dale
Henry Leslie – How Sweet the Moonlight Sleeps

Tamsin Jones – Love Unchangèd: A Shakespeare Cycle
(a Bavicchi Fund commission) – World Premiere
Emma Lou Diemer – Three Madrigals
Charles Wood – Full Fathom Five
Robert Pearsall – Take, O Take These Lips Away

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The Arlington-Belmont Chorale, Barry Singer, Music Director and
The Arlington Philharmonic Orchestra,
Orlando Cela, Music Director

A HOLIDAY CONCERT

 Sunday, December 12, 2021 at 3:00 PM,
First Parish Unitarian Universalist, Arlington, MA

Frederick Delius – Sleigh Ride
Edward Elgar – The Snow
Dan Forrest – The First Noel
Zoltan Kodaly – Missa brevis
Pasquale Tassone – Hannukah Remembrances

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The Arlington Philharmonic Orchestra, Orlando Cela, Music Director

A MID-WINTER CONCERT

Saturday, February 12, 2022 at 8:00 PM,
First Parish Unitarian Universalist, Arlington, MA

Ludwig van Beethoven – Coriolan Overture
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – Violin Concerto No. 4 in D, featuring the
2021 Young Artist Competition winner, violinist Boxianzi Ling
Franz Schubert – Symphony No. 4 in C Minor

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The Arlington Philharmonic Orchestra, Orlando Cela, Music Director

A FAMILY CONCERT

Sunday, March 6, 2022 at 3:00 PM,
First Parish Unitarian Universalist, Arlington, MA

Nathaniel Stookey – The Composer Is Dead

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The Arlington-Belmont Chorale and
Chamber Chorus, Barry Singer, Music Director

AN ALMOST SPRING CONCERT:
Music About Music

Sunday, March 13, 2022 at 3:00 PM,
First Parish Unitarian Universalist, Arlington, MA

Thomas Morley – Sing We and Chant It
George Friedrich Handel – Your Voices Tune (from “Alexander’s Feast”)
Stephen Chatman – Thou Whose Harmony Is the Music of the Spheres
Tamsin Jones – Love Unchangèd: A Shakespeare Cycle (reprise performance)
George MacFarren – Orpheus with his Lute
John Rutter – Musica Dei donum
Charles Wood – Music When Soft Voices Die
Andrea Ramsey – Sing to Me
Frank Bridge – Music When Soft Voices Die
Sarah  Quartel – There Alway Something Sings
Gwyneth Walker – How Can I Keep From Singing
Elaine Hagenberg
– Refuge

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The Arlington-Belmont Chorale, Barry Singer, Music Director and
The Arlington Philharmonic Orchestra,
Orlando Cela, Music Director

SPONSORS’ CONCERT

Sunday, May 1, 2022 at 3:00 PM,
First Parish Unitarian Universalist, Arlington, MA

Claude Debussy – Prelude a l’apres-midi d’un faune
Manuel de Falla – Nights in the Gardens of Spain,
featuring pianist Carmen Rodriguez-Peralta
John Bavicchi – Movements from Songs of Remembrance, Op. 100
(celebrating the composer’s birthday)
Antonin Dvorak – Te Deum
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The Arlington-Belmont Chamber Chorus, Barry Singer, Music Director

MUSIC FOR A SPRING EVENING:
The French Connection

Friday, May 13, 2022 at 8:00 PM,
First Parish Unitarian Universalist, Arlington, MA

Claudin de Sermisy – Amours, Partes (or Secourez Moy)
Jean-Phillipe Rameau – Hymne a la nuit
Camille Saint-Saëns – Les Fleurs et les Arbres & Calmes de Nuits
Claude Debussy – Trois Chansons
Gabriel Fauré – Madrigal
Paul Hindemith – Six Chansons
Morten Laudridsen – Dirait-on
William Hawley – Sur la Morte de Marie

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The Arlington-Belmont Chorale, Barry Singer, Music Director and
The Arlington Philharmonic Orchestra,
Orlando Cela, Music Director

STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL and POPS! CONCERT

Saturday, June 11, 2022 at 6:00 PM,
Arlington Town Hall, Arlington, MA

Join us again for the PSA’s fun and festive annual Pops! Concert

Program to be announced