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Member Program - Nov 29, 2018

From Russian Romantic to Russian Contemporary and German Romantic to American jazz, our program
will fill the hall with exciting varieties of style and mood. Fran Bard, cello, and Carolyn Woodard, piano will
perform Nocturne in D Minor, Op. 19, No. 4 by Tchaikovsky, followed by the last two movements from
Prokofiev’s Sonata in C Major, Op. 119. Two movements from Doppelkonzert in E minor, Op. 88, by Max
Bruch, will be played by Carolyn Bernstein, clarinet, Virginia Allen, viola, and Michelle Duffy, piano.
Lastly, The Meeting House Trio with Walter Mayo, bass, *David Sergio, piano, and David

Date: 
Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 10:00am
Admission: 
$5.00
Type: 
Music by Members
Location: 
Westminster Presbyterian Church, 2080 Boulevard, West Hartford, CT
Chair: 
Carolyn Woodard

Member Program - Dec 13, 2018

This holiday-season program features the Musical Club of Hartford Vocal Ensemble, soprano Adrienne Milics, and an unusual work of chamber music.
 

PROGRAM

 
Musical Club of Hartford Vocal Ensemble
Gail Tanguay, director
Dorothy Bognar, accompanist
 
Velvet Shoes       Randall Thompson, 1899-1984
    Suzanne Hertel, organist  
 
This is a stunning setting of the famous winter poem by Elinor Wylie. The text reveals several metaphors for purity and delicacy, while the music suggests an awesome purpose of preserving that beauty.
 
She Sings       Amy F. Bernon
 
The haunting, yet whimsical quality of this
Date: 
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 10:00am
Admission: 
$5.00
Type: 
Music by Members
Location: 
Westminster Presbyterian Church, 2080 Boulevard, West Hartford, CT
Chair: 
David Schonfeld

Member Program - Jan 10, 2019

Program details TBA.

Date: 
Thursday, January 10, 2019 - 10:00am
Admission: 
$5.00
Type: 
Music by Members
Location: 
Westminster Presbyterian Church, 2080 Boulevard, West Hartford, CT
Chair: 
Maryjane Peluso

Classical Competition Winners Concert - Jan 20, 2019

On January 5 and 6 of this year, The Musical Club of Hartford will hold its 43rd annual scholarship competition for high school students living or studying music in Connecticut. At the Winners’ concert we will hear the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners in the Piano, Strings, Winds, and Voice categories of this competition.

The strings, brass/woodwind, and voice scholarship prizes are awarded by the Musical Club’s Gifts and Scholarships Fund, which also supports many other musical activities in the Hartford area.

Date: 
Sunday, January 20, 2019 - 2:00pm
Admission: 
$0.00
Type: 
High School Competition Winners Performance
Location: 
Westminster Presbyterian Church, 2080 Boulevard, West Hartford, CT
Chair: 
Bridget Gilchrist

Jazz Competition Winners Concert - Jan 27, 2019

Performances by the Winners of the 1st High School Competition in Solo Jazz

This year, on January 6, The Musical Club of Hartford will hold its 2nd annual scholarship jazz solo competition for high school students living or studying music in Connecticut. The 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners will perform in a cabaret setting accompanied by a professional jazz trio. The professional trio will also perform a set separately from the students, to round out the one-hour concert.

The scholarship prizes are awarded from the Jolidon Fund, named for Marjorie Jolidon, who left a share of her estate to the

Date: 
Sunday, January 27, 2019 - 3:30pm
Admission: 
$0.00
Type: 
High School Competition Winners Performance
Location: 
Universalist Church, 433 Fern St, West Hartford, CT
Chair: 
Bridget Gilchrist

Mid-Year Meeting - Feb 7, 2019

Come early for refreshments at 9:45 a.m. and then find a seat at one of the round tables that will be set up in the Fireside Room. The meeting will begin shortly after 10:00 a.m. Details TBA.

Date: 
Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 10:00am
Admission: 
$0.00
Type: 
Member Meeting
Location: 
Westminster Presbyterian Church, 2080 Boulevard, West Hartford, CT
Chair: 
Suzanne Hertel

Winograd Scholarship Benefit - Feb 10, 2019

Violinist Peter Winograd and pianist and Hartt faculty member David Westfall will perform the three Brahms Sonatas for Violin and Piano. Admission is free but tickets are required. Call the Hartt box office at (860) 768-4228 or obtain them onlineAll free-will contributions will benefit the Betty and Arthur Winograd Scholarship, for students studying chamber music at the Hartt Community Division.

 

Date: 
Sunday, February 10, 2019 - 3:00pm
Admission: 
$0.00
Type: 
Special Event
Location: 
Millard Auditorium, University of Hartford

Member Program - Feb 21, 2019

Program details TBA.

Date: 
Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 10:00am
Admission: 
$5.00
Type: 
Music by Members
Location: 
Westminster Presbyterian Church, 2080 Boulevard, West Hartford, CT
Chair: 
Michelle Duffy

Member Program - Mar 7, 2019

Program details TBA.

Date: 
Thursday, March 7, 2019 - 10:00am
Admission: 
$5.00
Type: 
Music by Members
Location: 
Westminster Presbyterian Church, 2080 Boulevard, West Hartford, CT
Chair: 
Ami Montstream

Piano Ensemble - Mar 24, 2019

This program features teams of pianists playing two grand pianos, with repertory ranging over hundreds of years.

Date: 
Sunday, March 24, 2019 - 3:00pm
Admission: 
$0.00
Type: 
Piano Ensemble Day
Location: 
Lincoln Theater, University of Hartford
Chair: 
Diane Day

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