2017 Friends & Family Year End Concert

Music from The King and I

by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II  arr. Larry Moore

Air, Orchestral Suite #3, BWV 1068 (2nd movement)

by Johann Sebastian Bach

English Folk Song Suite (1. Seventeen Come Sunday and 3. Folk Songs from Somerset)

by Ralph Vaughan Williams arr. Stephen Bulla

All of Me

by Seymour Simons and Gerald Marks arr. Ric Giorgi

    • vocal solo: Anne Simmonds
    • violin solo: Russell Spencer
    • flute solo: Jennifer Burak
    • cello solo: Ed Segalowitz
Concerto in B♭ for two recorders, strings and continuo

by Georg Philipp Telemann

  • guest solo recorders: Janos Ungvary, Max Ungvary

by Maurice Ravel arr. FCM


Speeches about the Young Composers Initiative
Winner Damiano Perrella speaking Viaggio delle Farfalle
Viaggio delle Farfalle

by Damiano Perrella


by Astor Piazolla arr. James Kazik

Grave from Violin Concerto in G

by Johann Benda

  • solo viola: Rachel Craik
Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 (3rd movement – Presto)

by Johann Sebastian Bach

  • solo violin: Ruth Levenstein
  • guest solo recorders: Janos Ungvary, Max Ungvary
Selections from Phantom of the Opera

by Andrew Lloyd Webber arr. Larry More

Sweet Caroline

by Neil Diamond arr. Meaghan Clayton

  • vocal duet: Anne Simmonds, Astrid Foster
Bessarabican Hora

by Traditional arr. Ognyan Petrov


To watch the full uncut concert video please click here.


This has been an amazing third season!  Thanks to our wonderful audience who came out to support us.  You shared such wonderful feedback with us and we’re so glad you were able to join us for our evening’s performance.  We look forward to playing for you again in the future.

 – Ruth Levenstein, SAO president



We are a community orchestra – We fill our lives with music and we share it with others!

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