THE PSA’S 2022-2023 CONCERT SEASON

All programs are subject to change.

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The Arlington Philharmonic Orchestra, Orlando Cela, Music Director

A FALL CONCERT

 Sunday, October 23, 2022 at 3:00 PM,
First Parish Unitarian Universalist, Arlington, MA

Johannes Brahms – Academic Festival Overture, Op. 80
Ludwig van Beethoven – Concerto for Violin, Cello and Piano in C Major, Op. 56
featuring  The Essex Piano Trio
William Grant Still – Symphony No. 1, “Afro-American”

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

“A French Connection”

Saturday, December 3, 2022 at 8:00 PM
Payson Park Church, Belmont, MA

Claude de Sermisy – Amours, partes
Jean-Phillipe Rameau – Hymne à la Nuit
Camille Saint-Saëns – Calmes des nuits, Op. 68 #1
Camille Saint-Saëns – Les fleurs et les arbres, Op. 68 #2
Gabriel Fauré – Madrigal
Claude Debussy – Dieu, qu’il la fait
Gabriel FauréCantique de Jean Racine
Morten Lauridsen – 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

A HOLIDAY CONCERT

 Sunday, December 18, 2022 at 3:00 PM,
First Parish Unitarian Universalist, Arlington, MA

Louise Farrenc – Premiere Overture in E
Ralph Vaughan Williams – Fantasia on Christmas Carols
Anton Bruckner – Mass #2 in E Minor
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The Arlington Philharmonic Orchestra, Orlando Cela, Music Director

A MID-WINTER CONCERT:
“It’s All About Papa”

Saturday, February 11, 2023 at 7:30 PM,
First Parish Unitarian Universalist, Arlington, MA

Mariana Martinez – Overture to “Isacco”
Franz Joseph Haydn – Cello Concerto No. 2 in D, featuring the
2022 Young Artist Competition winner, cellist Elena Ariza
Johannes Brahms – Variations on a Theme of Haydn

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The Arlington-Belmont Chorale, Barry Singer, Music Director

AN ALMOST SPRING CONCERT

Sunday, March 12, 2023 at 3:00 PM,
First Parish Unitarian Universalist, Arlington, MA

Program still to be determined

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The Arlington Philharmonic Orchestra, Orlando Cela, Music Director

FAMILY CONCERT

Sunday, March 19, 2023 at 3:00 PM,
First Parish Unitarian Universalist, Arlington, MA

Camille Saint Saëns – Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso
featuring the 2022 Young Artist Competition

Wood Prize Winner, violinist Ayaan Ahmad
Nathaniel Stookey – The Composer Is Dead
with narration written by Lemony Snicket

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

SPONSORS’ CONCERT

Saturday, April 29, 2023 at 7:00 PM,
First Parish Unitarian Universalist, Arlington, MA

Pyotr Tchaikovsky – Capriccio Italien, Op. 45
Ralph Vaughan Williams – Flos Campi
Antonin Dvorak – Te Deum, Op. 103

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

MUSIC FOR A SPRING EVENING

Friday, May 19, 2023 at 8:00 PM,
First Parish Unitarian Universalist, Arlington, MA

Johannes Brahms- Liebeslieder Waltzer Op. 52
Vincent Persichetti – Sam Was a Man
Vincent Persichetti – Dominic Has A Doll
Joshua Chai – since feeling is first
and other works to be determined

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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
“The Great American Songbook”

Friday, June 9, 2023
Strawberries and Ice Cream from 6:00 PM,
Pops Concert at 7:30 PM
Arlington Town Hall, Arlington, MA

Program still to be determined