Events for Calliope Inc.
September 10, 2016 (Saturday)
7:30 PM. Calliope Inc. [MA]: TEN! . . . Calliope celebrates 10 years of wonderful music making. A concert celebrating the opening of Calliope's 10th anniversary season, with 10 works, including of Mozart's Davide Penitente (10 movements); Sibelius's Karelia Overture (Opus 10); Yang's My Dream on January 20 composed for his wife's 10th death anniversary); J.S. Bach's cantata Meine Seel erhebt den Herren (BWV 10); Dvorak's Slavonic Dance #10; Saint-Saens's Carnival of the Animals—10th movement; Gorney's "Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?"; Fine's Design for October; the Clarinet Polka (for Oktoberfest); and Beethoven's Piano Sonata (Opus 10). First Church, 66 Marlborough Street, Boston MA 02116 ⓘ
February 4, 2017 (Saturday)
7:30 PM. Calliope Inc. [MA]: Benefit concert for Sacred Threads. The program reflects Sacred Thread's mission to nourish, connect and inspire women by weaving spirituality into everyday life. Works include Adria Stolk's Leaf to Leaf (world premiere), a choral/orchestral work written for Sacred Threads and this performance; an excerpt from Dvořák's oratorio St. Ludmila; "Kyrie" from James Whitbourn's Annelies; "Climb Ev'ry Mountain"; "You'll Never Walk Alone"; The Prayer (made famous by Andrea Bocelli); two settings of "The Rose of Sharon" from the Song of Solomon; and orchestral works by little-known women composers. Tickets: $45 (premium), $35 (general admission), $25 (seniors and students w/ ID); discounts for groups of 10 or more. More about Sacred Threads is at http://www.sacredthreadscenter.org. First Church, 66 Marlborough Street, Boston MA 02116 (View flier) ⓘ