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Spring 2018 Concert

Spring 2018 Concert

Daniel Epstein returns to The Broadway Bach Ensemble in a performance of Brahms’ epic Second Piano Concerto. Music director and conductor Mike Tietz leads, along with music of Telemann and Antonio Rosetti.

Winter 2018 Concert

Winter 2018 Concert

Guest conductor and composer Victoria Bond returns with music from the stage and more. WQXR midday host Annie Bergen will narrate Bond’s work “Thinking Like A Mountain.”

Autumn Concert 2017

Autumn Concert 2017

Music director Mike Tietz teams up with trumpet soloist Kevin Quill in music of Bach, Arutiunian and, in honor of Reformation Sunday, Mendelssohn’s “Reformation” Symphony.

Spring, 2017 Practice Parts

Here are the downloadable parts for the Spring, 2017 concert. You should have received the password in your rehearsal notification. If not, please let us know. Enter the password in the “password” box, then click the “download” button for each of your parts to get the printable PDF files.

Elgar Concerto

Marked-up practice parts for the May 7, 2017, performance.

Elgar Cello Concerto Violin 1 practice part
Elgar Cello Concerto Violin 2 practice part
Elgar Cello Concerto Viola practice part
Elgar Cello Concerto Cello practice part
Elgar Cello Concerto Bass practice part

Brahms’ Third Symphony

Marked-up parts for the May, 2017, performance.

Brahms Symphony #3 Violin 1 practice part
Brahms Symphony #3 Violin 2 practice part
Brahms Symphony #3 Viola practice part
Brahms Symphony #3 Cello practice part
Brahms Symphony #3 Bass practice part

Chamber Music Concert 2017

Chamber Music Concert 2017

Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 7:30 PM
The Broadway Presbyterian Church
114th and Broadway, New York City

Igor Stravinsky
Fanfare for a New Theater

Tom McGee and Brian Metcalf, trumpet

Antonín Dvořák
Largo from the New World Symphony (Symphony No. 9)*

Nina Basescu, Harriet Levine, Jack Levy and Olivia Stockard, violins
Nancy Dunetz, Jeff Hertzberg, violas
Lenny Mims, Mike Tietz, ‘celli

Benjamin Britten
Fanfare for St. Edmundsbury

Jen Luzzo, Tom McGee and Brian Metcalf, trumpets

Samuel Barber
Summer Music

Renée Oakford, flute
Eliot Friedman, oboe
Steve Loffredo, clarinet
Kukiko Mitani, bassoon
Liz Dejean, horn

John Curtin (arranger)
The Water is Wide (Folk Song Variations for Smallpipes and Strings)

Nina Basescu, violin
Lenny Mims, ‘cello
Mike Tietz, smallpipes

Ludwig van Beethoven
Piano Quartet, Op 16, 1st movement

Olivia Stockard, violin
Jeff Hertzberg, viola
Lenny Mims, ‘cello
Verna MacCornack, piano

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Sonata in E Minor for Violin and Piano, K. 304

Guy Kettelhack, violin
Arlene Hajinlian, piano

Antonín Dvořák
Largo from the New World Symphony (Symphony No. 9) *

Renée Oakford, flute
Eliot Friedman, English horn
Steve Loffredo, clarinet
Kukiko Mitani, bassoon
Liz Dejean, horn

* Presented as part of the New York Philharmonic’s “New World Initiative”

Practice Parts for February, 2017

String Parts

Purcell – “Abdelazar” Suite

Purcell Abdelazar Violin 1 practice part
Purcell Abdelazar Violin 2 practice part
Purcell Abdelazar Viola practice part
Purcell Abdelazar Cello practice part
Purcell Abdelazar Bass practice part

Schumann – Konzertstück

Schumann Konzertstück Violin 1 practice part
Schumann Konzertstück Violin 2 practice part
Schumann Konzertstück Viola practice part
Schumann Konzertstück Cello practice part
Schumann Konzertstück Bass practice part

Dvořák – Symphony No. 5

Dvorak Symphony #5 Violin 1 practice part
Dvorak Symphony #5 Violin 2 practice part
Dvorak Symphony #5 Viola practice part
Dvorak Symphony #5 Cello practice part
Dvorak Symphony #5 Bass practice part

Wind Parts

All wind parts can be downloaded from IMSLP.


Spring Concert 2017

Spring Concert 2017

For our Spring, 2017, concert, guest artists Teresa Cheung and Sophie Shao team up with the orchestra in music of Brahms and Elgar.

Important Note: Uptown local #1 trains won’t be stopping between 96th and 168th this weekend. You’ll need to go uptown to 168th, then take the downtown #1 to 116th Street.

Second Annual Chamber Music Concert

Second Annual Chamber Music Concert

This year we’re again presenting a program of chamber music performed by members of The Broadway Bach Ensemble and their colleagues.

Mark your calendars for 7:30PM, Monday, April 4, 2016, at the Broadway Presbyterian Church.

This year’s lineup (subject to change) is:

Nebojsa Jovan Zivkovic Trio Per Uno
ZYMA Percussion
ChiChing Grace Lin
Christine Chen,
Greg Riss

Elliott Carter Woodwind Quintet
Renée Oakford, Flute
Eliot Friedman, Oboe
Kukiko Mitani, Bassoon
Liz Dejean, French Horn
Steve Loffredo, Clarinet

Ludwig van Beethoven String Quartet Op. 59 #1
James Eng, Julie Ringelheim, Violins
Raquel Laneri, Viola
Jihyun Kim, Cello

Arthur Foote Quintet for Flute and String Quartet
David Rosen, Flute
Yuxin Yu, Ken Johnson, Violins
Heather Faust, Viola
Mike Tietz, Cello

Gordon Jacob Suite for 8 Violas
Heather Faust, Sarah Stefanski, Ken Johnson, Nancy Dunetz,
Jack Levy, Paula Washington, John Austin, Jeff Hertzberg

Elgar Howarth Fanfares for Brass Ensemble
Giovanni Gabrielli Canzon Septimi Toni No. 2
and Canzon Primi Toni
Bruce Kung, Jen Luzzo, Brian Metcalf, Dan Sugarman, Trumpet
Stan Corfman, Leah Van Doornik, French Horn
Phil Mayer, Carl Reinlib, Trombone

Winter Concert 2017

Winter Concert 2017

Our 2016-17 season continues featuring a performance of Schumann’s virtuosic Konzertstück for 4 Horns, plus music of Purcell and Dvořák’s Fifth Symphony.