PipeChat Digest #2652 - Monday, January 14, 2002
 
Re: 1A Epiphany at you-know-where
  by "Mike Gettelman" <mike3247@earthlink.net>
Re: Choral suggestions?
  by <Chicaleee@aol.com>
 

(back) Subject: Re: 1A Epiphany at you-know-where From: "Mike Gettelman" <mike3247@earthlink.net> Date: Sun, 13 Jan 2002 20:59:48 -0500   Thank you Glenda, As delicious a day in the reading as it obviously was in the writing = and the living. It was Resume finishing and tax filing day for me, blended = with a few Felix CDs. The only part of my day that might have been better than yours was the $700 refund I discovered is coming. The fact that the Resume was requested by an organ builder is not bad either. (grin). cheers Mike   Glenda wrote:   > St. Agatha's Episcopal Church > DeFuniak Springs, Florida > > 1 Epiphany, Year A > > Prelude: > Andante cantabile (X 2), K. 15o and 15q from > Aus dem Londoner Skizzenbuch > Veroneser Allegro, KV 72a > Air from Eine klein nachtmusik - W. A. Mozart (1756 - 1791) > Processional Hymn: Hail to the Lord's Anointed (Es flog ein kleins > Waldvogelein) - H 616 > Sequence Hymn: O love, how deep, how (Deus tuorum militum) - H 448 > Offertory Hymn: Spirit divine, attend our (Nun danket all und bringet > Ehr) - H 509 > Music during Communion: > Shall we gather at the river - Aaron Copland > Come with us, O blessed Jesus (Werde munter; text H 336) > Closing Hymn: Christ is the world's true Light (St. Joan) - H 542 > Dismissal > Postlude: > Fugue (Little) in G minor (BWV 578) - J. S. Bach > > No one paid much attention to the Mozart ditties (what a shame, because > they're going to have to hear Mozart sonatas next week, but maybe on the > piano), but the postlude always is a crowd pleaser. We had a good > crowd, with lots of visitors. What started out as a foggy and miserable > morning broke forth as a beauteous, albeit chilly, day. > > What a long and immensely satisfying experience! How I've longed to say > those words in another context. This afternoon St. Agatha's Lakeside > Concert Series hosted the Hachidori Trio in concert, a return > engagement. The program: > > THE HACHIDORI TRIO: > > JENNIFER DALMAS, violin > EVGENI RAYCHEV, cello > KARLA QUALLES, piano > > Bergerettes - Bohuslav Martinu (1890-1959) > I. Poco allegro > > II. Allegro con brio > III. Andantino > IV. Allegro > V. Moderato > > Passacaglia: Duo for Violin and Cello - Johan Halvorsen (1864-1935) > after George F. Handel's Suite No. 7 in G minor for Harpsichord > > Trio in G minor, Opus 15 - Bedrich Smetana (1824-1884) > Moderato assai > Allegro, ma non agitato > Finale: Presto > > We packed the house - over 90 people and counting - and the trio did not > disappoint. The Smetana was chocolate gold, a fabulous experience > (probably as good as sex, or Godiva White Chocolate Raspberry ice cream, > WHICH I DO NOT GET ANYMORE BECAUSE WINN DIXIE STOCKS ALL THE FLAVORS BUT > THAT ONE!). Sorry - I went to the Bahamas for a minute. (Actually, I > know that Wal-Mart is reading my posts, because Gouda cheese showed up > the week after I lamented the lack of Gouda cheese on this list. We're > just checking to see if there are spies for Winn Dixie on this list.) > > The whole program was wonderful, and the acoustics of this tiny church > just allow the music to wash over you in glorious color. And then a > Southern reception to end all receptions - what delectable goodies! I > didn't get to eat for the crowd all gushing to me about the recital. > > When I announced a tentative engagement for Felix Hell in December, that > got lots of attention and comments - everyone was very excited. One > parishioner told me that she'd give me $100 if I'd allow the pews to be > reversed for the recital. I told her no, but for $500, I might consider > it. Hey, everyone has their price. Like the story of the beautiful > woman sitting at the bar, and the man next to her asked her if she would > have sex with him for $1 million. She thought a minute, and said, > "Sure." Then he asked if she'd do it for $10. She responded, "What do > you think I am - a whore?" He replied, "I thought we already > established that - we're just haggling over the price now." Now the > fundraising begins in earnest - gotta wine and dine a few moneyed > friends and acquaintances. > > In fact, the "honey-do" list is pretty long right now, and the new job > starts officially on Tuesday. I'm already doing it and the old one > until then, and the new suit is still sitting in the closet. I feel > like a peanut farmer on subsidy, and that they've been paying me for 6 > years to not practice law. It's time to kick some legal butt, and the > organ playing will just blossom as I vent my frustrations in the > courtroom. Please, God, don't let it disappear this time - I've already > moved into my new office. > > It was very gratifying today that almost a dozen people asked me when I > was going to play another recital. Of course, they probably wanted to > know so that they could skip that one. I told one that my goal in life > was for people to pay me NOT to play, and that when the series got > really desperate for money I would consider doing another one. > > Of course, a million little vignettes occur on days like today, but > you'll just have to wait for the book (or like me, the movie on DVD). > > Regards, > > Glenda Sutton > > "Pipe Up and Be Heard!" > PipeChat: A discussion List for pipe/digital organs & related topics > HOMEPAGE : http://www.pipechat.org > List: mailto:pipechat@pipechat.org > Administration: mailto:admin@pipechat.org > Subscribe/Unsubscribe: mailto:requests@pipechat.org    
(back) Subject: Re: Choral suggestions? From: <Chicaleee@aol.com> Date: Sun, 13 Jan 2002 21:18:00 EST     --part1_185.20df32d.297399d8_boundary Content-Type: text/plain; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   Have you seen Dale Wood's "Service of Darkness.?" Lee   --part1_185.20df32d.297399d8_boundary Content-Type: text/html; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   <HTML><FONT FACE=3Darial,helvetica><FONT SIZE=3D2>Have you seen Dale = Wood's "Service of Darkness.?" &nbsp;Lee</FONT></HTML>   --part1_185.20df32d.297399d8_boundary--