Advent Concert—December, 2004

We also performed the same program in Latvia three weeks later!


Program Cover


Advent Program
Sunday, December 5, 2004, 10:00
 
SVETBRIDIS
Pastor Juris Saivars
 
Bruno Skulte  SPOŽA ZVAIGZNE ATTECEJA (1963)
Tonija Kalve, text
Andrejs Jansons, orchestration
   
 
  1. Ziemassvetki
  2. Pieminešana
  3. Svetaja nakti
  4. Gods Dievam
   
Silvija Augstroze, soprano
Aija Pelše, narrator
   
Romualds Jermaks  LATVIEŠU ZIEMASSVETKI (1999)
Folk song and liturgical texts
   
 
  1. Kur gul Ziemassvetki?
  2. Ziemassvetki - liela diena
  3. Rami, rami Dievinš brauca
  4. Ziemsvetes naksnina
  5. Labvakari nama mate
  6. Sudrabina lietinš lija
   
Laila Liepina, soprano
   
Ilona Rupaine  NOSAPŅOTIE ZIEMASSVĒTKI (2004)
Folk song and Latgalian liturgical texts
Premier performance
   
Selga Mence  ZIEMASSVĒTKU ZVANU DZIESMAS (2001)
   
 
  1. Ceribu zvans (Karlis Skalbe)
  2. Dzivibas zvans (O. Lisovska un Lija Bridaka)
  3. Sapnu zvans (E. Cerinš un Leonids Briekšs)
  4. Atminu zvans (Laimonis Vaczemnieks)
  5. Prieka zvans (autors nezinams)
   
New York Latvian Concert Choir
Bronx Chamber Orchestra
 
Andrejs Jansons, conductor
   

New York Latvian Concert Choir
Aija Pelše, choir president
Uga Grants, pianist
Andrejs Jansons and Laura Padega Zamura, conductors

Soprani
Gunta Aldzere
Dzintra Alversone
Lina Bataraga
Silvija Grendze
Silvija Griffina
Laila Liepina
Anita Millere
Aija Pelše
Vizbulite Schulmeistere
Ludmila Stivrina Yamrone
Krista Zamura
Aradine Zarda
  Altos
Maija Andersone
Mirdza Balode
Zenta Bataraga-Hayes
Skaidrite Klezberga
Ruta Lace
Mara Marschat
Gita Padega
Barbara Rouse
Biruta Surmane
Lize Zalite
Laura Padega Zamura
  Tenors
Martinš Andersons
Vilnis Geide
Indulis Lacis
Juris Padegs
Peters Vecrumba
 
Basses
Uldis Blukis
Uga Grants
Marcis Jansons
Magnuss Klavinš
Arturs Kruminš
Andris Padegs
Valdis Vinkelis
         

Bronx Chamber Orchestra

Violins
Una Tone
Natalie Krieger

Viola
Sally Shumway

Cello
Daryl Goldberg
  Bass
Louise Koby

Harp
Susan Jolles

Flute
Indra Ozola

Oboe
William Merideth
  Percussion
Larry Spivack

Zithers
Lina Bataraga
Silvija Grendze
Lize Zalite
Laura Padega Zamura
         

Photograph and graphics, Peters Vecrumba

This concert has been supported by a grant from the NYSCA,
New York State Council on the Arts

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