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2017-18 Season

November 3, 2017  -  concert poster
Holst: Prelude from Brook Green Suite
Mozart: Overture to Betulia Liberata
Yeager: A Haunting Refrain
Humperdinck: Evening Prayer(Hansel & Gretel)
Handel: Selections from Il pastor fido
Beethoven: Ode to Joy
December 17, 2017  -  concert poster
Schiassi: Adagio from Christmas Sinfonia
Away in a Manger (Kirkpatrick)
Angelus ad virginem
Bouvard: Noel Vosgien
Come All Ye Shepherds
Gounod: I Pifferari (The Pipers)
Carol of the Bagpipers
Away in a Manger (Murray)
Deck the Halls
Rondeau: Deck the Halls
Corelli: Christmas Concerto
 - Vivace/Grave/Allegro/Pastorale
J.M. Bach: In dolci jubilo
Good Christian Men Rejoice
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen
Handel: Messiah
 - Pifa
 - Comfort Ye, My People
 - Every Valley Shall be Exalted
 - Hallelujah Chorus
March 24, 2018  -  concert poster
Mozart: Adagio in C major
Tchaikovsky: Album for the Young, Suite
Bach: Fugue in B minor, BWV 579
May 20, 2018  -  concert poster
Aumann: Sinfonia Solennissima
Vivaldi: Allegro from Violin Concerto in A minor
   with Avery Peterson, violinist
Napravnik: Melancolie
Beethoven: Symphony No. 1, first movement

2016-17 Season

October 30, 2016  -  concert poster
Charpentier: Prelude to Te Deum
Handel: March from Judas Maccabaeus
Handel: Coro from Water Music
Handel: Minuet from Royal Fireworks Music
Bertini: Minuet
Tchaikovsky: Morning Prayer
Vivaldi: Sonata “Al Santo Sepolcro”
December 18, 2016  -  concert poster
Schiassi: Adagio from the Christmas Sinfonia
See, Amid the Winter’s Snow
Warlock: Adam lay ybounden
Krug: Weihnachtsglocken (Christmas Bells)
In the Bleak Midwinter (Holst)
Ding Dong, Merrily On High
Guilamant: Carol for Christmas-tide
Lo, How a Rose (Praetorius)
Gabriel’s Message (arr. R. Mather)
Sharpe: Joyous Bells
Corelli: Pastorale from "Christmas Concerto"
Once in Royal David's City
Handel: Comfort Ye, My People (Messiah)
Handel: Hallelujah Chorus
March 19, 2017  -  concert poster
G.P. Telemann: Overture a la Pastorelle
J.S. Bach: Polonaise & Badinerie (Orch Suite 2)
J.S. Bach: Largo (Concerto for 2 Violins)
Mozart: Allegro, from Symphony No. 9
May 21, 2017  -  concert poster
J.S. Bach: Prelude in C major, BWV 943
Vivaldi: Violin Concerto in A minor
Grieg: Ballad
Mozart: Menuetto from Symphony No. 9
Mozart: Andante from Piano Concerto No. 21
Anonymous: Fugue in B Minor
Haydn: Adagio from Symphony No. 31
J.C. Bach: Sinfonia in D major

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Vinny Fuerst, music director

Maestro Fuerst is well known for his work with students and ensembles throughout Southern and Midcoast Maine, including 15 years as director and conductor of the Curtis Strings, and his tenure with the Portland Conservatory's Festival Orchestra

PCO Program Archive
Season 1 (2016-17)

 - Concert 1
 - Concert 2
 - Concert 3
 - Concert 4

Season 2 (2017-18)
 - Concert 1
 - Concert 2
 - Concert 3
 - Concert 4


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Rehearsals take place Tuesdays from 6-8pm at Trinity Episcopal Church 580 Forest Ave, Portland

PCO rehearsals take place Tuesday evenings from 6:00-8:00pm at Trinity Episcopal Church, 580 Forest Avenue in Portland. To audition, volunteer, donate, or just find out more about the PCO, please contact us at:

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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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