Music to Cure MS


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

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Sunday, October 27, 2013, 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 11th annual concert: October 27, 2013:
Program, artists, sponsors

Read the Arlington Advocate online on the concert, or
download a PDF of the October 10 issue article.


Sophie Michaux
See photographer Michael Zimmer's
photos from our 2012 concert.

Donor Pages

Order tickets through the
2013 Cure Project Donations page.

Bad news concerning
former featured singer
Barbara Quintiliani

Ms Quintiliani, an internationally-acclaimed singer with MS, is in the hospital suffering from an MS attack, and will not be able to take part in this year's concert.

Artists this year:

Group portrait
Photo by Andy Buscemi
See more of his concert photos!

Karen Amlaw
Karen Amlaw,



Elizabeth Anker

Elizabeth Anker,


Sangeetha Vandeyar Appavoo

Sangeetha Vandeyar Appavoo,

Ethan Butler
Ethan Butler,

Marion Leeds Carroll

Marion Leeds Carroll,
soprano, concert organizer

Tom Frates
Tom Frates,

Laura Hansen
Laura Hansen,

Jim Hay
James Hay,

Jagan-Nath Khalsa
Jagan-Nath Khalsa,

Alyssa Koogler
Alyssa Koogler,

Julie Poole Martini
Julie Poole Martini,

Marc McNeill

Mark McNeill,

Kate Meifert
Kate Meifert,
Sophie Michaux
Sophie Michaux


Lyman Opie
Lyman Opie,
Master of Ceremonies

Barbara Quintiliani
Barbara Quintiliani
Ms. Quintiliani unfortunately will not be able to take part in this year's concert, due to an MS relapse .

Miles Rind
Miles Rind

Kimberly States
Kimberly States,

Sonya Taaffe
Sonya Taaffe,

Janine Wanee
Janine Wanée,

Seele Musicale
Seele Musicale:
Madeline Browning, flute
Jagan Nath Khalsa, violin
Kristjon Imperio, piano
(not taking part:
Alesia Tringale, soprano
Pat Diamond, viola)


(print the program as a pdf or Word document)

Piece Composer Performers

Una voce poco fa, Il Barbiere di Siviglia

Giocchino Rossini

Sophie Michaux, Mark McNeill

Je dis que rien ne m'épouvante, Carmen

Georges Bizet

Laura Hansen, Mark McNeill

Io son l'umile ancella, Adriana Lecouvreur

Francesco Cilea

Karen Amlaw, Mark McNeill

O zittre nicht, Die Zauberflote

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Alyssa Kugler, Mark McNeil

Come dal ciel precipita, Macbeth

Giuseppe Verdi

Miles Rind, Mark McNeill

Habanera, Carmen

Georges Bizet

Janine Wanee, Mark McNeill

Liebhaber in allen Gestalten

Franz Schubert

Marion Leeds Carroll, James Hay

Song to the moon, Rusalka

Antonín Dvořák

Sangeetha Vandeyar Appavoo, Mark McNeill

** Intermission **

Schlummert Ein, BWV 82 (Ich habe genug)

Johann Sebastian Bach

Elizabeth Anker, Seele Musicale (Jagan-Nath Khalsa and friends)

Suicidio, La Gioconda

Amilcare Ponchielli

Karen Amlaw, Mark McNeill

Dove Sono, Le Nozze di Figaro

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Kimberly States, Mark McNeill

- Das verlassene Mägdlein, Mörike-Lieder
- Meine Liebe ist grün wie der Fliederbusch, Junge Lieder I

- Hugo Wolf
- Johannes Brahms

Sonya Taaffe, Mark McNeill

Riddle Trio, The Scarlet Pimpernel

Frank Wildhorn/Nan Knighton

Tom Frates, Kate Meifert, Ethan Butler, James Hay

Bring him home, Les Miserables


Ethan Butler, James Hay

- I loved, Jacques Brel Is Alive and Well and Living in Paris
- The hills are alive, The Sound of Music

- Jacques Brel
- Rodgers/Hammerstein

Julie Poole Martini, James Hay


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