Our 90th season continues with our annual Music Awards concert on Sunday, May 21, 2017, 3:00pm. Each year, the Society awards funds to talented high school students. This year the students auditioning are: Maria Tramantozzi, Voice and Piano, Sofia Quinci, Viola, John Patric Bulman, Trombone, Marie Svoboda, Violin and Piano. Performance interlude will be provided by Jackie Wattenberg, mezzo soprano, including a spiritual, Under the Cherry Trees (written by Jackie), and Those Were the Days. Please join us for refreshments following the program. Free will offering at the door benefits our Music Award Fund for students. We hope all members will come and hear our talented high school students auditioning at this meeting. Your vote is important. Partial funding for this concert was made possible by grants from the Melrose Cultural Council and the Melrose Messina Fund for the Arts. Beethoven Society concerts are held generally on the 3rd Sunday of the month at 3pm at Melrose Highlands Congregational Church, 355 Franklin Street, Melrose, MA. Handicap parking available at the back of the church.
Next Beethoven Society performance: June 11, 2017, “Return to Broadway”.
CDs of the February 2-piano, 8-hand concert are available for sale at the May concert. The price is $10. for members and $15 for non-members.
Polymnia Choral Society “Pops Concert”, “ABBA – PALOOZA,” featuring Broadway Star Danny Zolli, Sat. June 3rd at 7:30 pm, Memorial Hall 590 Main Street, Melrose. Table and Arena seating. Tickets: Online at www.polymnia.org. Miter Biter, 479 Main St., Melrose. Refreshments served at tables and GAR Hall during intermission.