Music to Cure MS


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

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Sunday, October 30, 2016, 3-5 pm
Park Avenue Congregational Church
50 Paul Revere Rd, Arlington, MA


Buy tickets on-line / Make on-line donations
$20 in advance | $25 at the door
MSers, students, and elders: $10

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.

Performers | Program | Sponsors


2016 roster

Karen Amlaw
Karen Amlaw,

Marion Leeds Carroll
Marion Leeds Carroll,
soprano, concert organizer

William Clark
William Clark,

Barbara Englesberg
Barbara Englesberg

Jim Hay
James Hay,

Susan Holcomb,
Susan Holcomb

Anne-Louise Klaus
Anne-Louise Klaus,

Alyssa Koogler
Alyssa Koogler

Danute Mileika
Danute Mileika,

Ben Morse
Ben Morse

Katie O'Reilly
Katie O'Reilly

Dawn Perner

Dawn Perlner,

Joanna Porakova
Joanna Porackova,
Tanya Shrago
Tanya Shrago,

Michelle Trainor
Michelle Trainor,

Alesia Tringal
Alesia Tringale,

Janine Wanee
Janine Wanée,

Daniel Applebaum,

Juliet Cunningham,

James Eggleston,
Master of Ceremonies

Michelle Markus,

Nicole Reindorf,





Piece Composer Performers

Presto, G Minor solo sonata

J. S. Bach

Barbara Englesberg

Caro Nome, Rigoletto

Giuseppe Verdi

Alyssa Koogler, James Hay

Non mi dir, Don Giovanni

W. A. Mozart

Karen Amlaw, James Hay

The Vagabond, Songs of Travel

Ralph Vaughan Williams Ben Morse, James Hay

Marietta's Lied, Die tote Stadt

E. W. Korngold

Anne-Louise Klaus, James Hay

Erbarme dich mein gott, St Matthew Passion

J. S. Bach

Danute Mileika, Dawn Perlner, Tanya Shrago

Sonatina in C major, Op. 36, No.1

Muzio Clementi

Daniel Applebaum

I've heard an organ talk sometimes

Sleep is supposed to be

Aaron Copland

Michelle Trainor, James Hay

Liebhaber in allen Gestalten

Franz Schubert

Marion Leeds Carroll, James Hay

** Intermission **

Martern aller Arten, Die Entführung aus dem Serail

W. A. Mozart

Katie O'Reilly, James Hay

Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen, Rückert Lieder

G. Mahler

Joanna Porackova, James Hay

Se pieta di me non senti, Giulio Cesare

G. F. Handel

Alesia Tringale, Tanya Shrago, Dawn Perlner, Susan Holcomb, Nicole Reindorf

Minnie, dalla mia casa son partito, La Fanciulla del West

G. Puccini

William Clark, James Hay


M. Glinka

Danute Mileika, Dawn Perlner, Tanya Shrago

Senza mamma, Suor Angelica

G. Puccini

Karen Amlaw, James Hay

Bei Männern, Die Zauberflöte

W. A. Mozart

Anne-Louise Klaus, Ben Morse, James Hay

La mort du chiffonnier

Charles Trenet (writing as Yvon le Hir)

Juliet Cunningham, Michelle Markus, James Hay

Glitter and be Gay, Candide

L. Bernstein

Alyssa Koogler, James Hay

Feeling Good, The Roar of the Greasepaint — The Smell of the Crowd

Anthony Newley Ben Morse, James Hay

Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered, Pal Joey

Accentuate the Positive

Rodgers and Hart

Arlen and Mercer

Janine Wanée, James Hay

Our 14th annual concert supports

Accelerated Cure Project and
Patient Centered Research: Progressive Multiple Sclerosis

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