Category: performance

A Night of Romance

My second performance of the 2012-2013 season with the Queer Urban Orchestra. It’s also probably my last of the year. At this chamber music concert, I chose to perofrm only with the brass ensemble. We played that old Leroy Anderson chestnut “A Christmas Festival”. This concert was  much easier for me since I only had…

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A Night at the Ballet

My first performance of 2012-2013 with the Queer Urban Orchestra, on trombone. This was the first concert with officially appointed music director Nolan Dresden. The program consisted of the following: Lully : Ballet des Muses Stravinsky : Circus-Polka Copland : Scenes from Rodeo (Saturday Night Waltz, Corral Nocturne, Hoe-down) Bedford : Persephone, 1930 Debussy :…

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Apple Fritters at Broadway Idol

The biergarten ensemble of the LGBAC, Apple Fritters, performed at the final round of Broadway Idol at the New World Stages, hosted by the New York Music Festival. We performed our usual repertoire from the chart-book ‘Hungry Five Go to Germany’. No.9 remains my personal favorite. Without any budget for costumes, and no one owning…

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