Music to Cure MS


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

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Sunday, October 28, 2012, 3-5 pm
Park Avenue Congregational Church
50 Paul Revere Rd, Arlington, MA


$20 in advance | $25 at the door
MSers, students, MIT staff, and elders: $10

Our 10th annual concert: October 28, 2012
Program: Program | artists | sponsors, 2012
Sophie Michaux
See photographer Michael Zimmer's
photos from the 2012 concert.

Artists this year:

Featured Artist:

Barbara Quintiliani

Barbara Quintiliani,

See a video of her story: Part 1 | Part 2

Ms. Quintiliani appears courtesy of Personaggi


Karen Amlaw
Karen Amlaw,

Marion Leeds Carroll

Marion Leeds Carroll,
soprano, concert organizer

Laura Hansen
Laura Hansen,

Willemien Insinger
Willemien Insinger,

[Duo Atlantica]

Elke Jahns
Elke Jahns,

Jagan-Nath Khalsa
Jagan-Nath Khalsa,

Julie Poole Martini
Julie Poole Martini,
Sophie Michaux
Sophie Michaux
Danny Padgett
Danny Padgett,

Lyman Opie
Lyman Opie,
Master of Ceremonies

Amanda Sindel-Keswick
Amanda Sindel-Keswick,

Sara Michale Smith
Sara Michale Smith,

Kimberly States
Kimberly States,

Sonya Taaffe
Sonya Taaffe,



Joe Turbessi
Joseph Turbessi,

Janine Wanee
Janine Wanée,


Megan Welker
Megan Welker,

Not pictured:
Mies Boet, flute [Duo Atlantica]
Joseph Reid, accompanist
S. Robert Schroeder, accompanist






Piece Composer Performers

Que fais-tu, blanche tourterelle, Roméo et Juliette

Charles Gounod

Sophie Michaux, Danny Padgett

Je veux vivre, Roméo et Juliette

Charles Gounod

Megan Welker, Joseph Reid

Three folksongs

Benjamin Britten

Sonya Taaffe, Joseph Reid

Pong (world premiere)

James Ricci

Duo Atlantica:
Mies Boet and Willemien Insinger, flutes

Chansons de Bilitis

Claude Debussy

Janine Wanée, Danny Padgett

Quando m'en vo, La Bohème

Giacomo Puccini

Kimberly States, Danny Padgett

The Jewel Song, Faust

Charles Gounod

Laura Hansen, Danny Padgett

Elle a fuit, la tourterelle, Les Contes d'Hoffmann

Jules Offenbach

Marion Leeds Carroll, Joseph Reid

Come Scoglio, Cosi Fan Tutte

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Sara Michale Smith, Joseph Reid

L'altra notte in fondo al mare, Mefistofele

Arrigo Boito

Karen Amlaw, Danny Padgett

** Intermission **

Ritorna vincitor, Aida

Giuseppe Verdi

Karen Amlaw, Danny Padgett

Pan et les oiseaux, La flûte de Pan, Op.15

Jules Mouquet

Elke Jahns, Joseph Turbessi

Svegliatevi nel core, Giulio Cesare

Georg Friedrich Händel

Amanda Sindel-Keswick, Danny Padgett

Caro Nome, Rigoletto

Giuseppe Verdi

Kimberly States, Danny Padgett

Along the Field: We'll to the Woods No More; Along the Field; In the Morning; Goodbye; Fancy's Knell; With Rue My Heart Is Laden

Ralph Vaughan Williams

Jagan-Nath Khalsa,  Sophie Michaux, Amanda Sindel-Keswick

I Love Paris

Cole Porter

Julie Poole Martini, Joseph Reid

Santo di patria, Attila

Giuseppe Verdi

Barbara Quintiliani, S. Robert Schroeder

Pennies from Heaven

Johnny Burke, Arthur Johnston

Julie Poole Martini, Joseph Reid


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