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September Meeting

June 26th, 2017

Our next meeting will be in September. Please check back after Labor Day for details.

June Meeting

May 22nd, 2017

Annual Picnic in Hopewell Borough.

May Meeting

April 27th, 2017

These pieces were played at the May 21 meeting in Warren:

Andrew Alford 

  • Manzanares el Real from Castles of Spain — Torroba

Andrew Alford and Deblina Mukherjee

  • Opus 120, No. 7 — Carulli

Deblina Mukherjee

  • Opus 35, No. 17 — Fernando Sor

Kevin Lutke

  • Be Thou My Vision/Hymn — arr., Kevin Lutke
  • Suite  in Em, Part 3 — Kevin Lutke

Gary Lee

  • Sonata No. 37, Prelude, Allemande & Courante — S.L. Weiss
  • The Water is Wide — Trad., arr. Frederic Hand

Ray Butler

  • Maria Carolina — Antonio Lauro
  • Angustora — “”

Bob Ey

  • Saltarello — Chilesotti
  • Ajde Jano — Trad. Macedonian, arr. Allan Alexander
  • Dreamcatcher — Mike Christiansen

 

April Meeting

March 20th, 2017

These pieces were played at the April 23 meeting in Wayne:

Ray Butler and Kevin Lutke

  • Canon – G.P. Telemann

Ray Butler

  • Mombassa – Tommy Emmauel arr. Classical gtr Ray B
  • Maria -Francisco Tarrega

Kevin Lutke

  • Two Part Etudes – Kevin Lutke
  1. Prelude
  2. Bourree
  3. Allemende
  4. Courante
  5. Gigue

Anthony Campanella

  • Jag Rag – Bernard Bigo
  • Caleche Rag   “

Jeff Wilt

  • Evocacion – Jose Luis Merlin
  • Adios a Ocumare – Angel Maria Landaeta, arr. Antonio Lauro
  • If You Were Here – Per-Olov Kindgren

Jim Tosone

  • Cuckoo’s Nest – trad., arr. Norman Blake/Jim Tosone
  • Edelweiss -Richard Rodgers, arr. unknown
  • Blackbird – The Beatles, arr. Soren Madsen

Gary Lee

  • Let Go – Benjamin Verdery
  • Kinkachoo, I Love You – Phillip Houghton
  • Estudio Sencillo No. IX, Ommagio a Szymanowski – Leo Brouwer

Michael Topolski

  • In Her Family – Pat Metheny
  • Spatter In the Dew – Celtic
  • Cappricio Catalan – I. Albeniz

Jeff Griesemer

  • Here, There, and Everywhere – Lennon/McCartney, arr. J. Griesemer
  • Sound of Bells – Joao Pernambuco

Bob Ey (Irish bouzouki)  and Jeff Griesemer (mandolin)

  • Port Sgian – Traditional Celtic, arr. Bob Ey

March Meeting

February 20th, 2017

 

These pieces were played at the March 19 meeting in Hopewell Borough:

Gad Berger

  • Star Wars (Main Theme) – Arr. Pete Billman & Jeff Jacobson
  •  Han Solo and the Princess – “”

Robert Ey

  • Vaghe belleze et bionde treccie d’oro vedi che per ti moro – Chilesotti
  • Bianco Fiore – “
  • The Boys of Blue Hill/Reedsdale Hornpipe – Arr. Gordon Bok
  • Give Me Your Hand – Rory Dhall O’Caithan

Gary Lee

  •  Prelude from Sonata No. 29 – S.L. Weiss
  • Lesley’s Song – Frederic Hand
  • The Water is Wide – Trad., arr. Hand

Kevin Lutke

  • Prelude No. 3
  • Prelude in C
  • E Minor Suite: Introduction and Waltz

Ray Butler

  • Si Ela Perguntar – Dilermando Reis
  •  Natalia – Antonio Lauro
  • Miller’s Dance– Manuel DeFalla

Jeff Griesemer

  • Port Skeain (on mandolin) –Trad. Irish
  • Soldier Boy – Luther Dixon and Florence Greenberg, arr. Griesemer
  • Theme from a Summer Place – Mack Discant and MaxSteiner

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The remaining meetings this season are scheduled for these locations:

April 23 – Wayne

May – Warren

June – Picnic in Hopewell Borough

February Meeting

January 27th, 2017

These pieces were played at the February 19 meeting in Wayne:

Ming Chao

  • Ariel Ramirez – Alfonsina y el Mar (arr. Jorge Cardoso)
  • Scottish Air – Skye Boat Song (arr. David Russell)

Anthony Campanella

  • Be Thou My Vision
  • Flickering Firelight – Arthur Penn arr: Walter Jacobs
  • Ragtime Study – AJ Weidt

Robert Ey

  • Saltarello – Chilesotti
  • The Boys of Blue Hill/Reedsdale Hornpipe – Arr. Gordon Bok
  • Give Me Your Hand – Rory Dhall O’Caithan

Dave Starbuck

  • F. Carulli – Variations on Las Folias Op. 75

Jim Tosone

  • Sor – Op. 35, Nos. 1 & 2
  • Scarlatti – Sonata in A (K. 322)

Gary Lee

  • S.L. Weiss – Prelude from Sonata No. 5
  • J.S. Bach – from Violin Sonata No. 3, III: Largo
  • Domenico Scarlatt – Sonata K. 209

Ray Butler

  • Fantasia X – Alonso Mudarra
  • Natalia – Antonio Lauro

Kevin Lutke

  • PRELUDE & VARIATIONS – Kevin Lutke
    1. Prelude
    2. Variation l
    3. Variation ll
    4. Finale

Jeff Griesemer

  • Georgia On My Mind, Hoagy Carmichael – arranged Drueding/Griesemer;
  • Canción De Cuna – Leo Brouwer;
  • When I’m Sixty Four – Lennon/McCartney, arranged Griesemer.
  • Because – Dave Clark, arr. J. Griesemer

Dana Hamilton

  • Prelude #1 in E minor – H. Villa Lobos
  • Gentle Rain – Louis Bonfa

Peter Villalta

  • Study No. 1, Opus 60 – Fernando Sor

January Meeting

December 27th, 2016

The First Annual Lasagna Meeting on January 22 was a great success. These pieces were played before dinner:

Crossing Consort: Valerie Nelson (guitar); Jim Ferris (alto recorder); Francis Riesz (alto recorder)

  • Divertimento – Hans Gál

Irene Ey (soprano) and Robert Ey (guitar)

  • Spanish is the Loving Tongue – Trad., arr. Richard Dyer-Bennet
  • Somewhere Along the Road – Rick Kemp, arr. R. Ey

Dave Starbuck

  • Oracion – Andres Segovia

Gad Berger

  • Cello Suite No. 1 – J.S. Bach

Gary Lee

  • Ricercare No. 16 – Francesco da Milano
  • Sonata K. 69 in Gm – Domenico Scarlatti, arr. G. Arbiton
  • L’Ultimo Cafe Insieme – Simone Ianarelli

Ray Butler

  • Se Ela Perguntar – Dilermando Reus
  • Miller’s Dance (Farruca) from the The Three Cornered Hat – Manual De Falla, trans. Butler
  • Prelude No. 4 –Heitor Villa Lobos

E. Berger

  • Mary Had a Little Lamb
  • Scales

Jeff Griesemer

  • Sheebeg Sheemore – Turlough O’Carolan, arr. Duck Baker
  • Because – Dave Clark, arr. J. Griesemer

December Meeting

November 22nd, 2016

These pieces were played at the December 11 meeting in Warren:

Dave Starbuck (mandolin), Jeff Griesemer (mandolin), and Bob Ey (octave mandolin)

  • The Sussex Carol – Trad., adapted from a guitar arrangement by Allan Alexander.

Dave Starbuck

  • Variations on a Theme by Cabezon – Ponce

Idyllwood Trio: Anthony Campanella (guitar); Kris Lamb (baroque flute, recorder, whistle); Roma Blanchet (bar flute, recorder)

  • Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day; Lo, How a Rose; The Sussex Carol; Auld Lang Syne
  • Greensleeves

Gary Lee

  • Prelude from Sonata No. 5 – Silvius Leopold Weiss
  • Let Go – Benjmin Verdery
  • Tardia Con Lluvia con Cafe – Simone Ianarelli
  • The Water is Wide – Trad., arr. by F. Hand

Kevin Lutke

  • Peccadilloes importune – Erik Satie
  • Two Minor Etudes – K. Lutke

Jeff Griesemer

  • Georgia On My Mind – Hoagie Carmichael, arr. Richard Drueding/Jeff Griesemer
  • Crazy – Willie Nelson
  • Sound of Bells – Joao Pernambuco

Dana Hamilton

  • Romance Antiguo – Anon.

Robert Ey

  • Vaghe belleze et bionde treccie d’oro vedi che per ti moro; Bianco Fiore – Chilesotti
  • Scarborough Fair – arr. Debbie Cracknell; The Parting Glass – arr. John Mock

November Meeting

October 17th, 2016

These pieces were played at the November 13 meeting in Wayne:

Jim Tosone

  • Impromptus 3 and 4 – Richard Rodney Bennett

Ming Chao

  • Love light In My Heart – H. M. King Bhumibol Adulyadej, arr. Frederic Hand
  • L’Hymne A L’Amour – Marguerite Monnot/Edith Piaf, arr. Roland Dyens
  • Agua e Vinho – Egberto Gismonti, arr. Daniel Wolff

Dane Christopher Wagner

  • Danza del Altiplano – Leo Brouwer
  • Rumores de la Caleta – Isaac Albeniz

David Graessle

  • Julia Florida – Agustin Barrios Mangore
  • Fandaguillo – Joaquin Turina

Gary Lee

  • Sonata No. 37: Prelude, Allemande and Courante – Silvius Leopold Weiss, trans. Gary Lee

Jeff Griesemer

  • Gymnopidie I – Erik Satie
  • Georgia On My Mind – Hoagie Carmichael, arr. Richard Drueding/Jeff Griesemer
  • Sonata K. 69 – Domenico Scarlatti

Robert Ey

  • Vaghe belleze et bionde treccie d’oro vedi che per ti moro – Chilesotti
  • Bianco fiore – “
  • Liverpool Handy – Gordon Bok

October Meeting

September 20th, 2016

These pieces were played at the October 16 meeting in Warren:

David Starbuck

  • Guardame Las Vacas – Luis de Narvaez
  • Six Variations on a Theme by Milan – Joaquin Nin-Culmell

Gary Lee

  • Leslie’s Song – Frederic Hand
  • The Water is Wide – Trad., arr. Frederic Hand
  • Sonata K. 69 – Domenico Scarlatti

Ray Butler

  • Prelude No. 1 –  Heitor Villa-Lobos

Robert Ey

  • Saltarello – Chilesotti
  • Vaghe belleze et bionde treccie d’oro vedi che per ti moro – “
  • Bianco fiore – “
  • Liverpool Handy – Gordon Bok