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2007 Events

Classical Music Festival
August 4, 2007

Courthouse Park Church Street
Cortland, NY

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A Classical Music Festival will be held on Saturday August 4, 2007 in the Courthouse Park in Cortland, NY as part of the Arts and Wine Festival. If you would like to participate this or future festivals, contact John Sikora A list of participating musicians and their music is given below.

Music Schedule

Time Musician Instrument Music Program
10:00am Crown City Brass
      Mark Baxendell
      Brian Shelley
      Terry Martens
      Mike Poole
      Phillip Rumsey
      Cheri White
Brass Ensemble:
     French horn
Intrada - A Fanfare 			J. Pezel, arr. W. Barnes
Canzona Prima 				G. Gabrieli, ed. A. Fromme
Comedy Tonight 				S. Sondheim, arr. B. Lowden
Ol' Man River 				J. Kern, arr. B. Lowden
Madrigal 				C. Coreggio, arr. M. Tezak
Three Madrigals 			arr. M. Tezak
   I. Now is the Month of Maying 	T. Morley
  II. My Bonny Lass She Smileth 	T. Morley 
 III. Ah Dear Heart 			O. Gibbons
The Original Dixieland One-Step		arr. J. Gale
Royal Garden Blues 			arr. J. Gale
10:30 Emmanuel Sikora composer/piano
Mazurka in  A major, Sonata in  C major		Emmanuel Sikora
Prelude, Wind Chimes, After the Storm	  	Emmanuel Sikora
Rondo and Hymn in  E-flat major	                Emmanuel Sikora
10:50 Dave Richman classical guitar
Choro #1, Choro Valse, Prelude #5		Hector Villa Lobos
Minuet in B, Scale and Prelude in G Minor	Barrios
5 Venezuelan Melodies				Vincente Emilio Sojo
11:10 Chris Woodard guitar
Merrily Kissed the Quaker	trad.-Irish jig-unknown
Le Lendemain de la Fete		Pierre Bensusan (1984)
Copeland's Fancy		Chris Woodard (Celtimorphosis, 1997) 
The Arkansas Traveler 		trad.-American 
				19th century fiddle dance melody 
The Return to Fingal		trad. Irish march
Garryowen			trad. British Isles march 
				late 18th-early 19th century
The Gentle Man			trad. Scotch/Irish step dance
Planxty Fanny Powers		Turlough O'Carolan-1732-Ireland 
				(also known as Mrs./Madame Trench)  
11:30 Gina Sikora
Stephen B. Wilson
Volver 					Le Pera/ Gardel
Chiquilin de Bachin 			Astor Piazzolla
Balada para mi muerte 			Astor Piazzolla
Milonga in Ay Mayor			Astor Piazzolla
El dia que me quieras 			Le Pera/Gardel
A media luz 				E. Donato			
Amado mio 				Fischer/Roberts
Milonga del angel 			Astor Piazzolla
La muerte del angel 			Astor Piazzolla	
C'est l'amour 				Astor Piazzolla
12:00pm Maria Mucaria
Marina Gorelaya
Suite in B minor 	 			J .S. Bach	
Entr'acte from Carmen (w/ Lois Pfister, violin)	George Bizet
Minuet (with Lois Pfister, violin)  		George Bizet
Piccolo Polka Op. 157				Eugene Damare
12:30pm Maria Mucaria
Tina Shattuck
Aaron Baier
Duets No.33 and No.45 				Nilo Hovey		
The Wind that Shakes the Barley/ Drowsy Maggie 	Traditional Irish
Goin' Home from Largo "New World" Symphony 	Antonin Dvorak 
Brian Boru's March 				Traditional Irish 
The House of the Rising Sun  			Alan Price
Whiskey in the Jar 				Traditional Irish
Scottish Dance No.3 Allegretto 			Malcolm Arnold 
Wild Rover 					Traditional Irish
Greensleeves				 	Traditional 
The Liverpool Hornpipe/Harvest Home 		Traditional Irish
1:00 Tekla Babyak piano
Prelude and Fugue in F-sharp Major, WTC Book 1	J.S. Bach
Prelude and Fugue in B-flat Major, WTC Book 1	J.S. Bach
Sonata in A Major, Op. 120, D. 664		Franz Schubert       	     
  1.Allegro Moderato 2.Andante 3.Allegro	
Nocturne in B-flat Major, Op. 9 no. 1		Frederic Chopin
Etude in E Major, Op. 10 no. 3			Frederic Chopin
Rumanian Dance no. 1, Op. 8A			Bela Bartok
The Juggler, Op. 31 No. 3			Ernst Toch
The Cat and the Mouse				Aaron Copland
Two Motions in One Movement			Samuel Zyman 
2:00 Mary Sugar with
SUNY Cortland Students
Musical Theater
3:00 Lois Pfister
Marina Gorelaya
Slavonic Fantasie				A. Dvorak, (Kreisler)	
Romanian Folk Dances				Bela Bartok
Bolero						E. Rothleder
Two Mazurkas			
   From "The North"				H.D. Hewitt
   "Kamazur"					W. Halsche
Danse Espanole from "La Vida Breve"		Manuel de Falla, (Kreisler)
Serenade					G. Pierne
Kamennoi Ostrow ["The Stone Island"]		A. Rubinstein
Andante & Rondo Op.25 (w/ Maria Mucaria, flute) Franz Doppler 
Rakoczi March					John Bihari	
4:00 Emmanuel Sikora composer/piano
Mazurka in  A major			Emmanuel Sikora
Prelude, After the Storm		Emmanuel Sikora
Hymn in  E-flat major			Emmanuel Sikora
4:15 Sharon Holbert
Bill Holbert
Marina Gorelaya
Classic Broadway (Porter, Berlin,...)

Event Sponsors:

Cultural Council of Cortland County

St. Mary's Church: Cortland, NY

Cultural Resources Council of Onondaga County

New York State Music Fund
established by the New York State Attorney General at
Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors

Contributions of Local Individuals and Businesses