Springfield College Holiday Winter Concert 2021

The Springfield College Department of Music hosted its annual Winter Concert on Tuesday, Dec. 14 in the Harold C. Smith Presentation Room, Stitzer Welcome Center in Judd Gymnasium, as part of the William Simpson Fine Arts Series. ​​​​​​​

 

The Springfield College Department of Music hosted its annual Winter Concert on Tuesday, Dec. 14 in the Harold C. Smith Presentation Room, Stitzer Welcome Center in Judd Gymnasium, as part of the William Simpson Fine Arts Series. 

The campus community joined members of the Springfield College Band, SC Singers, and soloists, in enjoying seasonal music and other popular favorites during this holiday season.

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Concert Program:

Springfield College Band

White Christmas

Composed by Irving Berlin
Arranged by Michael Sweeney

A Child is Born

Composed by Thad Jones
Arranged by Mike Carubia
Featuring: Andrew Stratton, trumpet

Ma'oz Tzur

Traditional
Arranged by Chris Gagne

Soloists 

It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year

Composed by Eddie Pola & George Wyle
Soloist: Kayden DeFriesse

The Christmas Waltz

Composed by Jule Styne
Soloist: Nicole Connell

Mary, Did You Know?

Composed by Mark Lowry & Buddy Greene
Soloist: Victoria McFarlin

The SC Singers

White Winter Hymnal

Composed by Robin Pecknold of Fleet Foxes
Accompanied by Kyle Grimm, bass

Take Me Home 

Composed by Kirstin Maldonado, Audra Mae
Kevin Olusola Arranged by Roger Emeron

Improvisation 

SC Singers

That's Christmas to Me

Composed by Scott Hoying and Kevin Olusola
Arranged by Mark Brymer 
Accompanied by Michael Rheault, piano

The Springfield College Band

Christmastime is Here

Composed by Vince Guaraldi
Arranged by Chris Gagne
Featuring: Mason Yusko, tenor saxophone

Linus and Lucy

Composed by Vince Guaraldi
Arranged by John Berry
Featuring: Andrew Stratton, trumpet and Joanne Farias, alto saxophone

Sing-Alongs 

SC Band, SC Singers, and audience.

Ensemble Personnel

Springfield College Band

Saxophones - Mason Yusko, Joanne Farias, Aaron Kust, Melanie Emery, Jackson Urtz, and Jacob Chaimovitch

Clarinet - Nicole Connell

Trumpets - Andrew Stratton, Nadia Ghareeb, and Julian Ellington

Guitar - Juan Gomez

Drums - Reese Merritt

Special Guests - Kyle Grimm (Bass) and Michael Rheault (Piano)

Directed by - Christopher Gagne

SC Singers

Vocals - Nolan Jaeger, Natalia Kompocholi, Victoria McFarlin, Reese Merritt, and Emily Tonning

Special Guests - Kyle Grimm (Bass) and Michael Rheault (Piano)

Directed by - Alexandra Ludwig