2011-12 BCGS Events
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Sunday, October 9, 2011: 3 p.m. First Church of Christ, Sandwich, MA.
Friday, October 14, 2011: 7:45 p.m. First Lutheran Church of Boston.
$25 / 20 / 15. View artist website, program, and press release.
Masterclass: Saturday, October 15: 10 a.m. Northeastern University, Ryder Hall 354.
Festival 21 featuring David Leisner
Saturday, April 21, 2012. Old South Church and First Lutheran Church of Boston.
Event Pass $60 / 50 / 35. Evening concert $25 / 20 / 15. View artist website, festival program, David Leisner interview by Will Riley, and press release.
Gordon Chapel, Old South Church, 645 Boylston St., Boston
- 09:00am Registration and Open Orchestra Rehearsal
- 10:00am Technique Workshop with Jerome Mouffe
- 11:00am Conservatories Concert featuring
- Matt McCue (Keene State College)
- Jared Maynard (University of Rhode Island)
- Billy Chi (Boston Conservatory)
- Shon Boublil (Berklee College of Music)
- Stefan Koim (New England Conservatory)
- Tony Rizzotto with Elizabeth Sterling, mezzo soprano (Longy School of Music)
- 1:30pm Members’ Concert with
- Franziska Huhn (harp) and Jose Lezcano (gtr) performing Pujol’s Suite Magica
- Berit strong (gtr) and Greg Zavracky (tenor) performing Four Chinese Gardens by Roth
- Robert Margo performing Goodin’s The Autumn After and Kioulaphides’ Differencias
- George Attisano performing Ballada de la Doncella Enamorada from Brouwer’s El Decameron Negro
- Steve Rapson performing Ravel’s Pavane pour one infant défunte, Jobim’s Triste, and Rapson’s Morocco
- Jeff Wyman performing his own compositions: Etudes I-III and Prelude I
- Jim Davidson performing Villa-Lobos’ Etude 10 and York’s Sunburst
- 2:30pm Coffee Break
- 3:00pm Ensembles Concert with
- Boston Guitar Orchestra – dir. Scott Borg
- Timberlane Regional High School (NH) Guitar Orchestra – dir. John Zevos
- The Wheeler School (RI) Guitar Ensemble and Performance – dir. Jared Maynard
- Rhode Island University Guitar Ensemble – dir. John Dennewitz
- Keene State College Guitar Orchestra – dir. Dr. José Manuel Lezcano
- Providence Mandolin Orchestra – dir. Mark M. Davis
First Lutheran Church, 299 Berkeley Street, Boston, MA
- 7:45pm Evening concert featuring David Leisner and combined Festival 21 Orchestra (dir. Scott Borg), premiering the new BCGS commission, Four Pieces for Guitar Orchestra, by Anthony Paul De Ritis