Master Chorale of South Florida

Performance History

2017-2018, Season 15

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Duruflé's Requiem

Brett Karlin, conductor
Timothy Brumfield, organist
Kate Maroney, mezzo-soprano
Manuel Capote, cellist

Joshua Rist's Invictus
Brahms' Wie lieblich sind deine Wohnungen
James Kallembach's Death, Be Not Proud

November 4, 2017 - Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church, Fort Lauderdale, FL
November 5, 2017 - St. Gregory's Episcopalian Church, Boca Raton, FL

 

2016-2017, Season 14

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Bach's Mass in B Minor

The Symphonia, Boca Raton
Brett Karlin, conductor
Jolie Greenleaf, soprano
Nola Richardson, soprano
Douglas Dodson, countertenor
Dann Coakwell, tenor
Paul Max Tipton, baritone

November 18, 2016 - Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church, Fort Lauderdale, FL
November 19, 2016 - First United Methodist Church, Coral Gables, FL
November 20, 2016 - Roberts Theater, St. Andrews School, Boca Raton, FL

 

Handel's Messiah

Brett Karlin, conductor

December 16, 2016 - Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church, Fort Lauderdale, FL

 

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Berlioz’ Roméo et Juliette

Lynn University Philharmonia Orchestra
Guillermo Figueroa, music director and conductor
Adrian Smith, bass-baritone
Rebecca Robinson, mezzo-soprano
Héctor Manuel Mir, tenor

February 25-26, 2017 - Lynn University, Boca Raton, Florida

 

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An Evening of Gilbert & Sullivan

Brett Karlin, conductor
Lloyd Reshard, Jr., bass-baritone
Jonathan Cornell, tenor
Fran Goldenberg, alto
Laura Chami, soprano
Emily Thorne, soprano
Jessica Bianco Borborne, soprano
Curt Olds, baritone

April 28, 2017 - Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church, Fort Lauderdale, FL
April 29, 2017 - First Presbyterian Church, Miami, FL
April 30, 2017 Wold Performing Arts Center, Lynn University, Boca Raton, FL

 

 

2015-2016, Season 13

Mozart’s Requiem

The Symphonia, Boca Raton
Brett Karlin, conductor

Buxtehude’s Membra Jesu Nostri, Bux WV 75
Mozart’s Requiem Mass in D minor, K. 626

October 23, 2015 – Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church, Fort Lauderdale
October 24, 2015 – First United Methodist Church, Coral Gables
October 25, 2015 – Roberts Theater, St. Andrews School, Boca Raton

 

Cocoa and Carols

Brett Karlin, conductor
The Girl Choir of South Florida
Timothy Brumfield, organ

Featuring: Gauntlett’s Once in Royal David’s City; Mendelssohn’s Hark!  The Herald Angels Sing; Wade’s O Come, All Ye Faithful; Leontovich’s Carol of the Bells; Chilcott’s In the Bleak Mid-Winter; Austrian Carol Still, Still, Still; Anderson’s Sleigh Ride; Loman’s O Come, O Come Emmanuel; Vivaldi’s Gloria in excelsis Deo from Gloria RV598; Traditional Appalachian Carol The Cherry Tree Carol; Traditional Spanish Carol A La Nanita Nana; Poston’s Jesus Christ the Apple Tree; Traditional Carols, Carol Sing-A-Long; Traditional Hebrew Song S’vivon; Isaacson’s Light the Legend; Lehrer’s Hanukkah in Santa Monica;  Handel’s Hallelujah, Amen from Judas Maccabeus; Gruber’s Silent Night

 

December 4, 2015 – Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church, Fort Lauderdale
December 5, 2015 – First Presbyterian Church, Miami
December 6, 2015  - St. Mark Greek Orthodox Church, Boca Raton

 

Messiah Sing-In

Brett Karlin, conductor
Timothy Brumfield, organ
Kimberly Soby, soprano
Misty Bermudez, mezzo-soprano
David Pereira, tenor
Neil Nelson, bass-baritone

December 11, 2015 – First Presbyterian Church, Pompano Beach

 

Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony

with the South Florida Symphony Orchestra
Sebrina Alfonso, conductor

January 21-25, 2016

 

Andrea Bocelli – Songs of Love and Joy

with Bella Musica Orchestra of Florida
Eugene Kohn, conductor

February 13-14, 2016

 

Broadway Legends

Featuring music from: Oklahoma, South Pacific, West Side Story, Rags, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, Phantom of the Opera, My Fair Lady, Les Miserables, Spamelot, Carousel, Pippin, Oh, Kay!, and Sweeney Todd.

Brett Karlin, conductor
Amy Justin, soprano
Brian Giebler, tenor

February 19, 2016 – First Presbyterian Church, Miami
February 20, 2016 – Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church, Fort Lauderdale
February 21, 2016 – Wold PAC, Lynn University, Boca Raton

 

Haydn’s Lord Nelson Mass
Mozart’s Symphony No. 25, First Movement

Lynn University Philharmonia Orchestra

 

Brett Karlin, conductor
Meredith Ruduski, soprano
Misty Bermudez, mezzo-soprano
Steven Soph, tenor
Douglas Williams, bass-baritone

 

April 29, 2016 – Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church, Fort Lauderdale
April 30, 2016 – First Presbyterian Church, Miami
May 1, 2016 – Wold PAC, Lynn University, Boca Raton

 

2014-2015, Season 12

Classical Hit Parade!

Featuring: Orff’s O Fortuna from Carmina Burana, Verdi’s Va Pensiero from Nabuco; Verdi’s Brindisi from La Traviata; Leoncavallo’s Vesti La Giubba from Pagliacci; Debussy’s Claire de Lune; Rachmaninoff’s Bogoroditse Devo; di Capua’s O Sole Mio; Verdi’s Coro di singari (Anvil Chorus); Rimsky-Korsakov’s Flight of the Bumble Bee; Massenet’s Meditation from Thais; Bach’s Jesus bleibet meine Freude; Borodin’s Strangers in Paradise from Prince Igor; Verdi’sLa donna e mobile from Rigoletto;  Beethoven’s Sonata No. 8 in C Minor – Pathetique;  Williams’ Theme from Schindler’s List; Elgar’s Lux Aeterna from Enigma Variations; Vivaldi’s Concerto No.1 in E Major – Spring; Mozart’s Ave verum corpus; Mozart’s Lacrymosa from Requiem; Handel’s Hallelujah from Messiah. 

Brett Karlin, conductor
Martin Nusspaumer, tenor
Jared Peroune, piano
Gareth Johnson, violin

October 24, 2014 - First Presbyterian Church, Pompano Beach
October 25, 2014 - Trinity Episcopal Cathedral,
Miami
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Messiah Sing-In

Brett Karlin, conductor
Timothy Brumfield, Organ
Handel’s Zadok The Priest
Handel’s Messiah

December 12, 2014 – First Presbyterian Church, Pompano Beach

 

Orff’s Carmina Burana

Brett Karlin, conductor
University of Miami Percussion Studio
Jared Peroune and Paul Schwartz, piano
Girl Choir of South Florida
Teresa Wakim, soprano
David Pereira, tenor
Graham Fandrei, baritone

February 20, 2015 – First Presbyterian Church, Pompano Beach
February 21, 2015 – Trinity Cathedral, Miami
February 22, 2015 – Wold PAC, Lynn University, Boca Raton

 

Andrea Bocelli - Love Concert

Symphony Miami
Eugene Cohen, conductor

February 13-15, 2015

 

Bach’s Wachet! Betet!  From BWV 70
Kuhnau’s Ihr Himmel jubilirt von oben
Graupner’s Magnificat in C
Telemann’s Burlesque de Quixote, TWV 55:G10
Bach’s Aus der Tiefen rufe ich, Herr, zu dir, BWV 131

The Symphonia, Boca Raton
Brett Karlin, conductor
Yulia Van Doren, soprano
Reginald Mobley, countertenor
Steven Soph, tenor
Paul Max Tipton, baritone

April 24, 2015 – First Presbyterian Church, Pompano Beach
April 25, 2015 – Trinity Cathedral, Miami
April 26, 2015 -  Wold PAC, Boca Raton

 

2013-2014, Season 11

Ode to St. Cecilia, Purcell
Ode for St. Cecilia’s Day
, Handel
Caciienmesse,
Haydn

Brett Karlin, conductor
The Symphonia, Boca Raton
Sherezade Panthaki, soprano
Amanda Crider, mezzo
Brad Diamond, tenor
John Buffett, baritone

November 22, 2013 – First Presbyterian Church, Pompano Beach
November 23, 2013 – Wold PAC, Lynn University, Boca Raton
November 24, 3013 – First United Methodist Church, Coral Gables

 

Jauchzet dem Herrn, alle Welt, Mendelssohn
Eine Kleine Nachtmusik, Mozart
Exsultate, jubilate,
Mozart
Laudate dominum,
Mozart
Mass No. 2 in G Major,
Schubert
Ave verum corpus,
Mozart

Brett Karlin, conductor
The Symphonia, Boca Raton
Lauren Snouffer, soprano

April 25, 2014 - First Presbyterian Church, Pompano Beach
April 26, 2014 - Wold Performing Arts Center, Lynn University, Boca Raton
April 27, 2014 - First United Methodist Church, Coral Gables

 

2012-2013, Season 10

 

 Carmina Burana, Orff

Karen Kennedy, conductor

Ah Young Hong, soprano

James Hall, tenor

David Newman, baritone

Frost Symphony Orchestra

Frost Chorale

Florida Singing Sons Boychoir November 2, 2012 – First Presbyterian Church, Pompano Beach

November 4, 2012 – Arsht PAC, Miami

 

Symphony No. 3, Mahler

Cleveland Orchestra

Franz Welser-Most, conductor

November 16 & 17, 2012 – Arsht PAC, Miami

 

Symphony No. 9, Beethoven

Cleveland Orchestra

Tampa Bay Chorale

Franz Welser-Most, conductor

March 14, 15 & 16 – Arsht PAC, Miami

 

Mass of the Children, Rutter

Joshua Habermann, conductor

Requiem, Mozart

Jo-Michael Scheibe, conductor

See the Chariot at Hand, Vaughan Williams

Whether Men Shall Laugh or Weep, Vaughan Williams

Karen Kennedy, conductor

Sanctus: My Cathedral, Schumacker

Alec Schumacker, conductor Symphony of the Americas

Girl Choir of South Florida

April 19, 2013 – First Presbyterian Church, Pompano Beach

April 20, 2013 – Pine Crest School, Boca Raton

April 21, 2013 – First United Methodist Church, Coral Gables

 

2011-2012, Season 9

 

Magnificat in D major, Bach

Christmas Concerto, Corelli

Mi Y’Maleil and S’Vivon, traditional Hanukah

Carol Medley, traditional

Lux Arumque, Whitacre

Carol Symphony, Bass

Karen Kennedy, conductor

Ah Young Hong, soprano

Misty Bermudez, mezzo-soprano

Tony Boutté, tenor

David Newman, baritone

November 18, 2011 - Second Presbyterian Church, Fort Lauderdale 386

November 19, 2011 - Lynn University, Boca Raton 304

November 20, 2011 – First United Methodist Church, Coral Gables 447

 

Pastyme with Good Companye, King Henry VIII

Zadok the Priest, Handel

Coronation Mass K. 317, Mozart

Serenade to Music, Vaughan Williams

This is the Day, Rutter

The King Shall Rejoice, Handel

Aloha ‘oe, Queen Lili’uokalani

Karen Kennedy, conductor

Theresa Bickham, soprano

Maria Fenty Denison, mezzo-soprano

Brad Diamond, tenor

Burr Cochran Phillips, bass-baritone

April 20, 2012 – Second Presbyterian Church, Fort Lauderdale 362

April 21, 2012 – Lynn University, Boca Raton 422

April 22, 2012 – First United Methodist Church, Coral Gables 159

 

2010-2011, Season 8

 

The Creation, Haydn

Joshua Habermann, Conductor

Maria Jette, Soprano

Glenn Siebert, Tenor

Graham Fandrai, Bass

November 19, 2010 – Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, Miami 406

November 20, 2010 – Lynn University, Boca Raton 335

November 21, 2010 – First Presbyterian Church, Pompano Beach 287

 

Requiem, Verdi

Albert-George Schramm, Conductor

Amanda Hall, Soprano

Christin-Marie Hill, Mezzo

Scott Ramsay, Tenor

Wayne Shepperd, Bass

March 24, 2011 – Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, Miami 263

March 25, 2011 – Second Presbyterian Church, Fort Lauderdale 570

March 26, 2011 – Lynn University, Boca Raton

March 27, 2011 – Lynn University, Boca Raton

 

 2009-2010, SEASON 7

 

Di quella pira from Il Trovatore, Guiseppe Verdi

Va Pensiero from Nabucco, Guiseppe Verdi

Brindisi from La Traviata, Guiseppe Verdi

Panis Angelicus, Cesar Franck

Silent Night, Franz Xaver Gruber

Angels We Have Heard on High, Traditional (arr. Foster)

Adeste Fideles, Traditional (arr. Serio)

The Lord’s Prayer, Traditional (arr. Foster/Ross)

Nessun Dorma from Turandot, Giacomo Puccini

Steven Mecurio, Conductor

Miami Symphony Orchestra

Andrea Bocelli, Tenor

November 28, 2009 - BankAtlantic Center, Sunrise

 

Messiah, George Friedrich Handel

James Judd, Conductor

Boca Raton Symphonia

Sarah Shafer, Soprano

J’nai Bridges, Mezzo

Joshua Stewart, Tenor

Thomas Shivone, Bass

December 4, 2009 – Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, Miami

December 5, 2009 – Spanish River Church, Boca Raton

December 6, 2009 – Broward Center for the Performing Arts, Fort Lauderdale

 

Requiem, W.A. Mozart

Te Deum, W.A. Mozart

Joshua Habermann, Conductor

Boca Raton Symphonia

Susan Williams, Soprano

Misty Bermudez, Mezzo-Soprano

Tony Boutté, Tenor
Teppei Kono, Bass

April 16, 2010 – Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, Miami

April 17, 2010 – Boca Community High School, Boca Raton

April 18, 2010 – Broward Center for the Performing Arts, Fort Lauderdale

 

 2008-2009, SEASON 6

 

Elijah, Felix Mendelssohn

Joshua Habermann, Conductor

Boca Raton Symphonia

Angela Cadelago, Soprano

Hannah Sharene Penn, Mezzo-Soprano

Glenn Siebert, Tenor

Donnie Ray Albert, Baritone

November 14, 2008 - First Presbyterian Church, Pompano Beach

November 15, 2008 – Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, Miami

November 16, 2008 – Pine Crest School, Boca Raton

 

Deus in Adjutorum, Claudio Monteverdi

The Holly and the Ivy, Traditional

In Dulci Jubilo, Michael Praetorius

Masters in this Hall, Traditional (arr. Shaw/Parker)

A Christmas Carol, Charles Ives

Ding Dong! Merrily on High, Traditional (arr. Willcocks)

Maoz Tsur (Rock of Ages), Traditional Jewish (arr. Epstein)

The Virgin Mary Had a Baby Boy, Traditional Caribbean (arr. Wilberg)

Es ist ein Ros entsprungen, Traditonal German (arr. Praetorius)

Ya Viene la Vieja, Traditional Spanish (arr. Shaw/Parker)

A Christmas Garland, Conrad Susa

Joshua Habermann, Conductor

The Empire Brass

Pine Crest School Choir

December 12, 2008 – First Presbyterian Church, Pompano Beach

December 13, 2008 – Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, Miami

December 14, 2008 – Pine Crest School, Boca Raton

 

Symphony No. 9, Ludwig van Beethoven

Itzhak Perlman, Conductor

Russian National Orchestra

Layla Claire, Soprano

Kelley O’Connor, Mezzo-Soprano

John Tessier, Tenor

Kyle Ketelsen, Bass-Baritone

March 15, 2009 – Mizner Center for the Performing Arts, Boca Raton

 

Chichester Psalms, Leonard Bernstein

Lux Aeterna, Morten Lauridsen

American Songs, Aaron Copland

Make Our Garden Grow, Leonard Bernstein

Joshua Habermann, Conductor

Boca Raton Symphonia

Florida Singing Sons Boychoir

April 24, 2009 - First Presbyterian Church, Pompano Beach

 

2007-2008, SEASON 5

 

Gloria, Francis Poulenc

Gloria, Antonio Vivaldi

Gloria, John Rutter

Jo-Michael Scheibe, Conductor

Boca Raton Symphonia

Marvis Martin, Soprano

November 16, 2007 - Second Presbyterian Church, Fort Lauderdale 664

November 17, 2007 –Boca Raton Community High School, Boca Raton 347

November 18, 2007 – Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, Miami 417

 

Symphony No. 9, Ludwig van Beethoven

Franz Welser-Möst, Conductor

The Cleveland Orchestra

Measha Brueggergosman, Soprano

Kelley O’Connor, Mezzo-Soprano

Frank Lopardo, Tenor

Rene Pape, Bass

January 19 & 20, 2007 – Carnival Center (Arsht Center), Miami

 

Carmina Burana, Carl Orff

Jo-Michael Scheibe, Conductor

Pine Crest School Choir

Miami Children’s Choir

Boca Raton Symphonia

Suzan Hanson, Soprano

John Duykers, Tenor

Donnie Ray Albert, Baritone

April 11, 2008 – Adrienne Arsht Center, Miami

April 12, 2008 - First Presbyterian Church, Pompano Beach

April 13, 2008 – Pine Crest School, Boca Raton

 

2006-2007, SEASON 4

 

 Il Trovatore, Giuseppi Verdi

Daniel Oren, Conductor

Maria Guleghina, Soprano

Marianne Cornetti, Mezzo-Soprano

Salvatore Licitra, Tenor

Lado Ateneli, Baritone

Burak Bilgili, Bass.

December 9, 2006 – Carnival Center, Miami

December 12, 2006 - Broward Center for the Performing Arts, Fort Lauderdale

 

Requiem, Johannes Brahms

Ave Verum Corpus, W.A. Mozart

Jo-Michael Scheibe, Conductor

Boca Raton Symphonia

Joyce Guyer, Soprano

Keith Spencer, Baritone

April 13, 2007 - Second Presbyterian Church, Fort Lauderdale 533

April 14, 2007 – Boca Raton Community High School, Boca Raton 372

April 15, 2007 – Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, Miami 490

 

2005-2006, SEASON 3

 

Dona Nobis Pacem, Ralph Vaughan Williams

Jo-Michael Scheibe, Conductor

Boca Raton Symphonia

Rebecca Sherburn-Bly, Soprano

David McCutcheon, Baritone

January 13, 2006 – Calvary Chapel, Boca Raton

January 14, 2006 - Second Presbyterian Church, Fort Lauderdale

January 15, 2006 – Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, Miami

 

Mass in C-Minor, W.A. Mozart

Jo-Michael Scheibe, Conductor

Boca Raton Symphonia

Rebecca Sherburn-Bly, Soprano

Hannah Sharene Penn, Mezzo-Soprano

Matthew Tresler, Tenor

Graham Fandrei, Bass

March 31, 2006 – St. Andrews School, Boca Raton

April 1, 2006 - Second Presbyterian Church, Fort Lauderdale

April 2, 2006 – Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, Miami

 2004-2005, SEASON 2 

 

Deus in Adjutorium, Claudio Monteverdi

Resonet in Laudibus, Jacob Handl

Hodie Christus Natus est, Giovanni Gabrielli

In Dolce Jubilo, traditional

Ave Maria, Johann Sebastian Back and Charles Gounod (arr. Summer)

What Sweeter Music, John Rutter

Personet Hodie, Piae Cantinones

Gaudete, traditional,

Shcho to za prevido, Ukranian carol

O Magnum Mysterium, Morten Lauridsen

B’tal’lei Orah, Benjamin Maissne

Jo-Michael Scheibe, Conductor

The Empire Brass

November 19, 2004 - St. Jude Catholic Church, Boca Raton

November 20, 2004 - Second Presbyterian Church, Fort Lauderdale

November 21, 2004 – Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, Miami

 

Mass in E-flat Major, Franz Schubert

Jo-Michael Scheibe, Conductor

Boca Raton Symphonia

Jana Young, Soprano

Hannah Sharene Penn, Mezzo

Kristopher Jean & Matthew Tresler, Tenors

James Bass, Baritone

April 15, 2005 - St. Jude Catholic Church, Boca Raton

April 16, 2005 - Second Presbyterian Church, Fort Lauderdale

April 17, 2005 – Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, Miami

 

2003-2004, iNAUGURAL SEASON

 

 Te Deum, W.A. Mozart

Ave Verum Corpus, W.A. Mozart

Requiem, W.A. Mozart

Jo-Michael Scheibe, Conductor

Boca Raton Symphonia

Lynn Eustis, Soprano

Hannah Sharene Penn, Mezzo

Stephen Ng, Tenor

Nicholas Pallesen, Baritone

March 19, 2004 - St. Jude Catholic Church, Boca Raton

March 20, 2004 - Second Presbyterian Church, Fort Lauderdale

March 21, 2004 – First United Methodist Church, Coral Gables