Kansas City Musical Club
organized to stimulate, encourage, and acquire a broader knowledge of music and musical literature
PROGRAMS -- October, 2015 through May, 2016

Monday, October 5, 2015 -- First Lutheran, Mission Hills, KS
Arioso Synfonia da Cantata 156 - "I Stand at the Threshold" -- J.S. Bach
Fantasy for Organ and Soprano Saxophone -- J. L. Krebs
Visa efter Torn Erik -- Nils Lindberg
Mark Cohick, Soprano Saxophone
Dr. Kenneth Walker, Organ

Divertimento in G Major, Hob XV:G1 -- Franz Joseph Haydn
I Allegro
Sketch -- Cesar Franck
Sonatino in Colors -- Kevin Olson
IV Red
Lisa Ji, Piano

Prelude in G-sharp minor, Op. 32, No. 12 -- Sergei Rachmaninoff
Prelude in A Major, Op. 32, No. 9 -- Sergei Rachmaninoff
Sonata, Hob XVI 46 -- Franz Joseph Haydn
III Finale: Presto
The Enchanted Garden (Preludes, Book 2) -- Richard Danielpour
III Elegie
IV Lean Kat Stride
Laura Anderson, Piano

Monday, November 2, 2015 -- First Lutheran, Mission Hills, KS

Two Nursery Rhymes -- Arthur Bliss
The Ragwort and The Dandelion
The Lament of Ian the Proud -- Charles Griffes/arr. Naughtin
Epitaphs (text of Rudyard Kipling) -- Ian David Coleman
Minuet from Le Tombeau de Couperin -- Maurice Ravel
Knoxville, Summer of 1915, Op. 24 -- Samuel Barber/Harmon
Soldier's Dream -- Robert Pherigo
In Flanders' Field, Op. 79, No. 1 -- Arthur Foote/Talley
Lyric Arts Trio
Sarah Tannehill Anderson, Soprano
Elena Lence Talley, Clarinet 
Daniel Velicer, Piano

Monday, December 7, 2015 -- First Lutheran Church, Mission Hills, KS

"Rejoice" from the Messiah -- Handel
Paulette Votava Resch, Soprano
 John Schaefer, Piano

"Holy Night, Blessed Night" -- Chuah Jia Ning
Kristopher Taylor, Tenor 
Paulette Votava Resch, Piano
"Child of Peace, Child of Hope" --  English/arr. Rouse
Paulette Votava Resch, Soprano
Kristopher Taylor, Tenor 
John Schaefer, Piano

"He Shall Feed His Flock" from The Messiah -- Handel
Paulette Votava Resch, Soprano
Kristopher Taylor, Tenor 
John Schaefer, Piano
Savior of the Nations, Come -- Bach
From Heaven above to Earth I Come -- Pachelbel
John Schaefer, Organ
The Christmas Song -- Torme and Wells
Kristopher Taylor, Tenor
John Schaefer, Piano
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas -- Blane and Martin
Paulette Votava Resch, Soprano
Kristopher Taylor, Tenor 
John Schaefer, Piano
Here We Come A-Caroling
O Christmas Tree
O Come, All Ye Faithful
Silent Night
We Wish You a Merry Christmas
Sing Along with John Schaefer, Piano

Monday, February 1, 2016 -- First Lutheran Church, Mission Hills, KS

Sonata in A minor -- J.S. Bach
I Grave; II Fugua
Noah Geller, Violin
Variations on Japanese Children's Songs -- Keiko Abe
Mari Yoshinaga, Marimba
Sonata No. 3 - Ballade -- Eugène Ysaÿe
Noah Geller, Violin
O Sacrum con Vivium -- Oliver Messiaen
Mari Yoshinaga, Marimba
Le Histoire du Tango selections  -- Piazzola
I Bordel 1900; II Cafe 1930
Noah Geller, Violin
Mari Yoshinaga, Marimba

Monday, March 7, 2016 -- First Lutheran Church, Mission Hills, KS

from the International Center for Music at Park University
Chaconne from Partita BWV 1004 -- Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) 
Laurel Gagnon, Violin

Suite for cello (1926) -- Gaspar Casado  (1897-1966)
I. Preludio - Fantasia
II. Sardana (Danza)
III. Intermezzo - Danza finale
Dilshod Narzillaev, Cello

Piano Sonata in B-flat Major op.83 -- Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1953)
I. Allegro inquieto
II. Andante caloroso
III. Precipitato
Artem Kuznetsov, Piano

Monday, April 4, 2016 -- First Lutheran Church, Mission Hills, KS
Suite in D for Trumpet and Organ -- George Fridrick Handel
The Prayer of St. Gregory -- Alan Hovhaness
Three Pieces in the Jazz Idiom -- Joe Utterback
Keith Benjamin, Trumpet
John Schaefer, Organ
Fantasia on "TON-Y-BOTLE" -- Richard Purvis
"The Peace that may be Exchanged" (mvt. 4 from Rubrics) -- Dan Locklair
Sonata in D Minor, Opus 65, No. 6 -- Felix Mendelssohn
Chorale with Variations, Fugue, Andante
Vaughn Scarcliff, Organ
Sunday, April 10, 2016 -- Prairie Baptist Church, Prairie Village, KS

Scholarship Benefit Concert  -- Performances by 2016 Scholarship Winners
Poem -- Arno Babajanian
Mi Ou Lee, Piano

Partita No. 2, in D Minor, BWV 1004, Chaconne -- J.S. Bach
Laurel Gagnon, Violin

Piano Sonata No. 2 in G-sharp Minor "Sonata-Fantasy", Op. 19 -- Alexander Scriabin
I Andante,   II Presto
Malcolm Liu, Piano

Prelude No. 24 in D Minor -- Lera Auerbach
Humoreske in Bb, Op. 20 -- Robert Schumann
Yuliana Wijaya, Piano

Sonato for Cello #6 in A Major -- Luigi Boccherini
I Adagio,  II Allegro
Dilshod Narzillaev, Cello
Mansur Kadirov, Cello

Rhapsodie Espanole, S254 -- Franz Liszt
Leonard Lindweld, Piano
Monday, May 2, 2016 -- Grace & Holy Trinity Episcopal Cathedral Founders' Hall, Kansas City, MO
Spring Luncheon
Recognition of 2015-16 Executive Board by Elaine Minden, President
Installation of Elected & Appointed Officers & Chairpersons by Dixie Lou Morris
Introduction of Charles Bruffy by Marilyn Miller
Presentation of 2016 Annual Award to Charles Bruffy by Elaine Minden
Acceptance of Award and Rendition of "Silent Night" by attendees under the direction of Charles Bruffy

** Music Program**

Sonata for Cello and Piano in d minor -- Charles Debussy
I Progogue:  Lent, sustenuto e molto risoluto
II Serenade:  Moderement anime
III Finale:  Anime, leger et nereux

Grand Tango -- Astor Piazzolla
Qizhen Liu, Cello 
Brian Woods, Piano

 Questions?  Call 913-384-5340 or contact chris.evans.hands@gmail.com