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Enjoy the intersection of classical and pops melodies from Johann Sebastian Bach, Ludwig van Beethoven, Sergei Prokofiev, to music by the Beatles.  This concert will be performed by the Garden State Philharmonic Orchestra under the direction of Music Director Diane Wittry, and the GSP chorus. This performance will also feature several special guests including the Monmouth University Chorus under the direction of David Tripold, Pianist Craig Ketter, Violinist Nicholas Pappone, and Beatles Expert Ken Womack. To be redirected to the ticketing page, please click here.

 

PROGRAM:

Soloists and Guests:

Music Director & Conductor – Diane Wittry

Piano – Craig Ketter

Violin – Nicholas Pappone

GSP Chorus – Director – Steven Russell

Monmouth University Chorus – Director David Tripold

Guest Beatles Expert – Ken Womack

Toccata and Fugue in d minor BWV 565 – J.S. Bach

Brandenburg No. 2 (1st mvt) – J.S. Bach

Lieutenant Kije – Romance Prokofiev

Piano Concerto No. 2 (2nd mvt) – Rachmaninoff

Piano Sonata No. 14 in C# minor, Op. 27, No. 2, (1st mvt) – Beethoven

(Moonlight Sonata)

Symphony No. 5 (1st mvt ) – Beethoven

Intermission

Beatles Fantasy Concerto for Violin – Maxime Goulet and Eric Jones Cadieux

Yesterday – arr. Bill Holcombe

She’s Got a Ticket To Ride – arr. Paul Langford

Hey Jude (audience sing-a-long) – arr. Bill Holcombe

Can’t Buy me Love – arr. Audrey Snyder