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All concerts are free, donations accepted.


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TOE RIVER CHAMBER ENSEMBLE
R. Kevin Paul, Director/Conductor

Join us for our first concert of the new year.

Concert: TRCE
May 28, 2024 TBD @ 7:30pm

First Baptist, Burnsville


Program (selections and order tbd):
English Folk Song SuiteRalph Vaughan Williams
Bachannale from Samson and DelilahCamille Saint-Saens (arr. Isaac)
Dance of the Tumblers from the Snow MaidenNicolai Rimsky-Korsakov (arr. Dackow)
Overture to Die FledermausJohann Strauss II
Overture to The WaspsRalph Vaughan Williams (arr. McBrien)
Coriolan OvertureLudwig van Beethoven
Dance of the GypsyCamille Saint-Saens (ar. Mosier)




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TOE RIVER CHAMBER ENSEMBLE
R. Kevin Paul, Director/Conductor

Join us for a program of Holiday selections to brighten your evening with sounds of the Season, including an Audience Sing-A-Long (no skills required).

Concert: TRCE
Tue. Dec. 19, 2023 @ 7:30pm

First Baptist, Burnsville


Program (selections and order tbd):
Christmas Festivalarr. Anderson
Music from "The Polar Express"Alan Silvestri
There's Christmas In The Airarr. Strommen
Have Yourself A Merry Little ChristmasMartin/Blane (arr. Whitney)
Jesu, Joy of Man's DesiringJ.S. Bach
The Christmas SongTorme/Wells (arr. Lowden)
Audience Sing-A-Longvarious/arr. Willcocks
        God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
        O Come, All Ye Faithlful
        Hark, the Herald Angels Sing
Sleigh Ride
Leroy Anderson




TRCE BRASS CONSORTIUM

Our resident brass chamber ensemble will be performing Christmas Favorites on Friday Dec. 8 on the Square starting at 5:15pm, and during the Walk-Through Manger event at First Baptist starting at 6pm alternating with the church organist and pianist. The Brass Consortium will also perform a lunchtime concert on Dec. 20 from 12-1 at FIrst Baptist, Burnsville.

Concert: Brass Consortium
Fri. Dec. 8, 2023 @ 5:15 - 9pm

Town Square/First Baptist, Burnsville
Concert: Brass Consortium
Wed. Dec. 20, 2023 @ 12:00-1

First Baptist, Burnsville


Program (selections and order tbd):
The Holly and The IvyTrad./arr. Paul
The Wexford CarolTrad./arr. Paul
Prelude from "Hansel and Gretel"Engelbert Humperdinck (1854-1921)/arr. Paul
Lo, How a Rose E'er BloomingMichael Praetorius (1571-1621)/arr. Paul
The Trumpet Shall SoundG. F. Handel/arr. Young
Jolly Old St. NicholasBenjamin Hanby (1833-1867)/arr. Frackenpohl
Jingle BellsJames Lord Pierpont (1822-1893)/arr. Frackenpohl
We Wish You a Merry ChristmasTrad./arr. Gale
Here We Come a WassailingTrad./arr. Paul
Coventry CarolTrad./arr. Paul
Caroling, CarolingAlfred Burt
(others tbd)





TOE RIVER CHAMBER ENSEMBLE
R. Kevin Paul, Director/Conductor

Concert: TRCE
Tue. Oct. 17, 2023 @ 7:30pm

First Baptist, Burnsville


Program (selections and order tbd):
Hungarian Dance No. 1 (1869)Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
The Barber of Seville (1816)Gioachino Rossini (1792-1868)
Rákóczy MarchHector Berlioz (1803-1869)
       from "The Damnation of Faust"
Danse Macabre (1874)Camille Saint-Saëns (1835-1921)
       Brenda Phetteplace, violin soloist
Slavonic Dance No. 3, Op. 46 (1878)Antonin Dvořák (1841-1904)
Music from "Harry Potter"John Williams
The Stars and Stripes Forever (1896)John Philip Sousa (1854-1932)




TRCE BRASS CONSORTIUM

Concert: TRCE Brass Consortium
Sept. 15, 2023 @ 6:30pm

Spruce Pine Central Park


Program:
Grand Valley Fanfare (2001)Eric Ewazen (b. 1954)
Music from AladdinAlan Menken/arr. Sadler
Barnum and Bailey’s FavoriteKarl L. King/arr. Glover
Royal Air Force March PastWalford Davies/arr. Sadler
Sonata from Die Bänkelsängerlieder (~1684)Anon./arr. King
Puttin’ On The RitzIrving Berlin/arr. Frackenpohl
Music from Star TrekMichael Giacchino & Alexander Courage/arr. Sadler
The MandalorianLudwig Göransson/arr. Sadler
Pirates of the CaribbeanKlaus Badelt (b. 1967)/arr. Newton




TOE RIVER CHAMBER ENSEMBLE
Lisa Mauney, Director/Conductor
Concert: TRCE
Tue. May 30 @ 7:30
First Baptist, Burnsville

Program (order tbd):
Overture to NabuccoGiuseppi Verdi (1813-1901)/arr. Dackow
Prairie Night and Celebration Dance from Billy The KidAaron Copland (1900-1990)
Petite SuiteClaude Debussy (1862-1918)/orch. Büsser
       I. En Bateau, IV. Ballet
Symphonic Dances from Fiddler On The RoofJerry Bock (1955-2010)/arr. Hearshen
       "Tradition", "Bottle Dance", "Perchik and Hodel Dance", "Chava Sequence"
Piano Concerto No. 21 in C Major, KV 467W. A. Mozart (1756-1791)
       Allegro maestoso - Andante - Allegro vivace assai



TOE RIVER CHAMBER ENSEMBLE
Lisa Mauney, Director/Conductor
Concert: TRCE
Tue. June 6 @ TBD
Homeplace, Burnsville

Program (order tbd):
Overture to NabuccoGiuseppi Verdi (1813-1901)/arr. Dackow
Prairie Night and Celebration Dance from Billy The KidAaron Copland (1900-1990)
SmoothItaal Shur and Rob Thomas/arr. Brubaker
Symphonic Dances from Fiddler On The RoofJerry Bock (1955-2010)/arr. Hearshen
       "Tradition", "Bottle Dance", "Perchik and Hodel Dance", "Chava Sequence"
Light Cavalry OvertureFranz von Suppè (1819-1895)/arr. Isaac
James Bond ThemeMonty Norman (1928-2022)




June 6, 2023 - Homeplace, Burnsville

    Toe River Chamber Ensemble, June 2023, Homeplace, Burnsville





Dec. 2022 - First Baptist, Burnsville

Thanks to all who made our December concert a very well-attended huge succes!

    Toe River Chamber Ensemble and Community Choir, Dec. 2022, First Baptist Church, Burnsville


        


  Concert:
TRCE Brass Consortium
Sept. 15, 2023-TBD

Spruce Pine Central Park
    Concert:
TRCE
Oct. 17, 2023-TBD

First Baptist, Burnsville



    Toe River Chamber Ensemble, First Baptist Church, Burnsville



Notes from the Maestro

coming soon.