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2023-24 Season Portland Community Orchestra

immerse yourself in an ensemble tailored to improve your performing and technical skills

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Saturday, October 21, 2023, 7:30pm

 - Bach
   - Prelude in D major, BWV 933
   - Prelude in D major, BWV 925
   - Prelude in C major, BWV 943
   - Gavotte I & II, from Orchestral Suite No. 3
 - Fauré: Masques et Bergamasques (1919)
   - Ouverture
   - Menuet
   - Gavotte
   - Pastorale
 - Mozart: Adagio, Bb major, K.411/484a (1784)
 - Handel: Concerto Grosso, op. 6, no. 5 (1740)
   - Larghetto e staccato
   - Allegro
   - Presto
   - Largo
   - Allegro
   - Menuet

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Saturday, December 16, 2023, 7:30pm

Handel: Overture from Messiah
Corelli: Pastorale, from "Christmas Concerto"
Ashford: Christmas Chimes
Handel: Comfort Ye, My People
Handel: Every Valley Shall Be Exhalted
     with Miles Wetzel, tenor
Satie: Enfantines
Satie: Le Fils des étoiles
Satie: Gymnopédie No.2
Handel: Pifa from Messiah
PCO Christmas Gift
Marcello: Oboe Concerto
     with Susie Travis, oboe
Handel: Hallelujah Chorus

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Saturday, March 9, 2024, 7:30pm

Schumann: Selections from Album for the Young
Tchaikovsky: Selections from Album for the Young
Fuerst: Symphony 3, Mice a la Haydn
Ravel: Mother Goose Suite
       with Vasily and Enrique Lee, piano 4-hands

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Saturday, May 18, 2024, 7:30pm

Mozart: Symphony No. 10 in G major, K.74
Vaughan Williams: The Charterhouse Suite
Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 2
       with Charlotte Sustersic, violin

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Tuesday, August 13, 2024, 6:30pm

Handel: Minuet from Royal Fireworks Music
Handel: Chorus from Judas Maccabaeus
Purcell: Rondeau from The Fairy Queen
Bateson: Beauty Is a Lovely Sweet
Linley: Elegy
Charpentier: Prelude to Te Deum
Tchaikovsky: Morning Prayer
Handel: Courante in G major
Stetsenko: Bless the Lord, My Soul
Handel: La Réjouissance from Royal Fireworks Music
Mozart: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik (1st movement)

Trinity Episcopal Church, 580 Forest Avenue,
                  Portland, ME

Rehearsals take place Tuesdays from 5:30-7:30pm at Trinity Episcopal Church or various locations around Portland

PCO rehearsals take place Tuesdays from 5:30-7:30pm at Trinity Episcopal Church, 580 Forest Avenue, Portland, or at various outdoor locations in and around the Portland area (Fort Allen Park, Evergreen Cemetery, Payson Park, Bug Light Park/South Portland). To audition, volunteer, donate, or just find out more about the PCO, please contact us at:

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         389 Cousins St, Yarmouth, ME 04096

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I love your wide-ranging, interesting and very playable selections and arrangements. Please keep doing what you're doing!

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