Music to Cure MS

The 8th Annual
Accelerated Cure Project Benefit Concert

opera, songs, chamber music
to support the Accelerated Cure Project for Multiple Sclerosis

ACP logo





Sunday, October 24, 2010, 3-5 pm
Park Avenue Congregational Church
50 Paul Revere Rd, Arlington, MA


$20 in advance | $25 at the door |
$10 students and elders

2010 program: artists and music.

See also: This year's program ads | raffle prizes | 2010 memories

Mass. Cultural Council

This year's concert is supported in part by a grant from the Arlington Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.

We are grateful to Arlington's Park Avenue Congregational Church, which, once again, has donated space for our concert.


David Goldhirsch, piano | Joseph Reid, piano | Eric Schwartz, piano | Sonya Taaffe, soprano

Marion Leeds Carroll
Marion Leeds Carroll,
soprano, concert organizer
Composite icture from '09 concert
scenes from the 2009 concert
photos by Michael Zimmer
Karen Amlaw
Karen Amlaw,

David Diamond
David Diamond,
Bulent Guneralp
Bulent Guneralp,
Willemien Insinger
Willemien Insinger,

Emily Jaworski
Emily Jaworski
Jagan-Nath Khalsa
Jagan Nath Khalsa,

Maria Jane
Maria Jane Loizou,

Stephanie Mann
Stephanie Mann,

Linda Nadeau
Linda Nadeau,
Wendy Parker
Wendy Parker, mezzo-soprano

Susan Swan
Susan Swan,
Janine Wanee
Janine Waneé,




Piece Composer Performers
Tombeau Sonata op 9 Allegro/Presto Jean-Marie Leclair Jagan Nath Khalsa, violin
Eric Schwartz, piano
Spanish folk-songs Manuel De Falla Susan Swan, soprano
David Goldhirsch, piano
Pace, pace mio Dio, La Forza del Destino Giuseppe Verdi Karen Amlaw, soprano
Eric Schwartz, piano
The Wonderful Widow of 17 Springs John Cage Maria Jane Loizou, soprano
David Robbins, piano
Von ewiger Liebe Johannes Brahms Janine Waneé, mezzo-soprano
David Goldhirsch, piano
The Embroidery Aria, Peter Grimes Benjamin Britten Sonya Taaffe, soprano
David Goldhirsch, piano
Soliloquy (world premiere!) Jim Ricci Willemien Insinger, flute
Vous qui faites l'endormie, Faust Charles Gounod Bulent Guneralp, bass-baritone
Joseph Reid, piano
D'Oreste D'Ajace, Idomeneo W. A. Mozart Stephanie Mann, soprano
David Goldhirsch, piano

** Intermission **

The Nightmare Song, Iolanthe Gilbert & Sullivan Lyman Opie, baritone
David Goldhirsch, piano
Dein ist mein ganzes Herz, The Land of Smiles Franz Lehar David Diamond, tenor
Joseph Reid, piano
Seien wir wieder gut! (The composer's aria), Ariadne auf Naxos Richard Strauss Emily Jaworski, mezzo-soprano
Eric Schwartz, piano
When I am laid in earth, Dido and Aeneas Henry Purcell

Linda Nadeau, mezzo-soprano
David Goldhirsch, piano

Le bonheur est chose légère, Le Timbre d'Argent Camille Saint-Saëns Marion Leeds Carroll, soprano
Jagan Nath Khalsa, violin
David Goldhirsch, piano
Some enchanted evening, South Pacific Richard Rodgers Bulent Guneralp, bass-baritone
Joseph Reid, piano
Bill, Showboat Jerome Kern Wendy Parker, mezzo-soprano
Eric Schwartz, piano
We are women, Candide Leonard Bernstein Stephanie Mann, soprano
Linda Nadeau, mezzo-soprano
David Goldhirsch, piano
site by to support the Accelerated Cure Project for Multiple Sclerosis