2011-12

Date Event Details Presenter
Wednesday, September 14, 2011, 5 P.M. STEPHEN BUCHALTER FUNDRAISER Fundraiser presented by the Committee to Elect Stephen Buchalter. No admission charge, but contributions are accepted. buchalter4citycouncil.com
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 AMERIPRISE DINNER Lecture and dinner for invited guests of Ameriprise Financial. Ameriprise Financial
Thursday, October 27, 2011, 6 P.M. WPI INVENTOR AWARD DINNER Honoring the inventor of the year. WPI – By invitation only
Saturday, October 29, 2011, 8 P.M. ANAGNOSON & KINTON DUO PIANISTS Beethoven: Three marches, op. 45
Schubert: Marches militaires, op. 51, D. 733
Stravinsky: highlights from Petrouchka
Rachmaninov: Suite #2, op. 17
Music Worcester – Tickets, $39 and $36
Saturday, November 5, 2011, 8 P.M. DUO-PIANO GALA
Malcolm Halliday, Kallin Johnson, Sima Kustanovich, Dick Odgren, Olga Rogach, Myron Romanul, and Ian Watson, pianists
Celebrated area keyboard artists playing the Orchestra’s two magnificent pianos – its vintage 1902 Steinway Model “C” concert grand piano and the newer 2006 Steinway Model “B” concert grand. Massachusetts Symphony Orchestra -Tickets, $25 (premium) and $20 (general) in advance, $30 (premium) and $25 (general) at the door. All reserved seating.
Wednesday, November 16, 2011, 4:30 P.M. WORCESTER ART MUSEUM MEETING Annual Meeting of members of the Worcester Art Museum Worcester Art Museum
Saturday, November 19, 2011, 5:30 P.M. WORCESTER DIOCESE DINNER Dinner for the St. Paul Society of the Diocese of Worcester. The Diocese of Worcester – By invitation only
Saturday, December 3, 2011, 6 P.M. UMASSMEMORIAL PARTY Holiday party for employees of the Heart & Vascular Department of UMassMemorial Medical Center. UMass Memorial Medical Center – By invitation only
Wednesday, January 4, 2012, 8 P.M. TRIO CON BRIO COPENHAGEN
Soo-Jin Hong, Violin
Soo-Kyung Hong, Cello
Jens Elvekjaer, Piano
Haydn: Piano trio in G, Hob.X:25, “Gypsy”
Ravel: Piano trio in a (1914)
Arensky: Piano trio #1 in d, op. 32
Music Worcester – Tickets, $39 and $36
Saturday, January 21, 2012, 11 A.M. to 2 P.M. WEDDING OPEN HOUSE For those planning a wedding: In the atmosphere of a wedding, guests will sample delectable wedding cakes and sumptuous hors d’oeuvres, observe stunning floral arrangements, fashionable place settings and linens and hear music in the dazzling setting of historic Tuckerman Hall. Free admission, but you must register in advance by calling (508) 754-1234. Sponsored by Tuckerman Hall, Struck Catering, Something Sweet by Michelle, and The French Bouquet. Tuckerman Hall – Reservations required; call (508) 754-1234
Thursday, February 2, 2012, 7 P.M. U.S. TENNIS ASSOCIATION DINNER United States Tennis Association Official Dinner – Fed Cup: USA v. Belarus. Private dinner for competition participants. United States Tennis Association
Sunday, February 26, 2012, 3 P.M. WPI ORCHESTRA
Douglas Weeks, conductor
Works include:
Dvorak: Symphony #8 in G, op. 88
WPI Humanities & Arts – Free admission
Sunday, April 15, 2012, 3 P.M. BSO CHAMBER PLAYERS
Thomas Siders, trumpet
Michael Martin, trumpet
Jason Snider, horn
Stephen Lange, trombone
Michael Roylance, tuba
A Community Chamber Concert of the Boston Symphony Orchestra.Shostakovich: Quartet #12 in Dflat, op. 133
Ewald: Brass quintet #1 in Bflat, op. 5
Berezowsky: Brass quintet
Lutoslawski: Mini-Overture for brass quintetComplimentary coffee and dessert reception follows.
Boston Symphony Orchestra – By reservation; for free tickets, call (617) 266-1200 or (888) 266-1200.
Sunday, April 22, 2012, 4:30 P.M. MUSIC MEETS BELLS An evening of Indian classical music featuring world-renowned flutist Pt. Parvin Godkhindi, internationally-acclaimed Odissi danseuse Guru Sanchita Bhattacharya, and santoor maestro Pt. Tarun Bhattacharya. Presented by the India Society of Worcester and the Worcester County Bengali Association. Tickets can be obtained by visiting www.wcbaonline.org, or by calling (508) 864-9875. Worcester County Bengali Association – Tickets, $25 (age 13+)
Friday, June 1, 2012, 6 P.M. SALISBURY SOCIETY EVENING Meeting of members of the Stephen Salisbury Society of the Worcester Art Museum. A reception at the Worcester Art Museum follows. Worcester Art Museum
Tuesday, June 26, 2012, 6 P.M. WORCESTER COMMUNITY ACTION COUNCIL GRADUATION Graduation of Worcester Community Action Council students and reception for students and their families. Worcester Community Action Council