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Concert: Kelly Montgomery and Oksana Lutsyshyn

  • Prince of Peace Lutheran Church 424 Kings Grant Road Virginia Beach, VA, 23452 United States (map)

Music of the Wild Wild West

Kelly Montgomery, contralto will perform with  Oksana Lutsyshyn, piano at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church on September 9 at 4 PM. Its free and open to the public. Prince of Peace Lutheran Church is located at 424 Kings Grant Road, Virginia Beach VA. For the information call at 757-340-8420.

About the guest artist: KELLY MONTGOMERY, a contralto on the voice faculty of Old Dominion University located in Norfolk, Virginia, USA has also served on the faculties of Ithaca College, Pittsburg State University, and Mississippi State University. Dr. Montgomery’s career includes feature performances in professional concert tours throughout the Middle East, Asia, and Europe, in addition to regional performances with Cincinnati Opera, New York Baroque, Virginia Beach Musical Theatre, Des Moines Metro Opera, Indiana University Opera Theater, Symphonicity Orchestra Virginia Beach, and Bloomington Music Works among others. She has performed recitals and presented lectures for the Music Teacher’s National Association (Eastman School of Music) and the College Music Society (Ithaca College, NY), in addition to performances and master classes given in Ireland and Canada. An alumna of Indiana University Jacob School of Music (Doctor of Music 2011), her esteemed teachers include Virginia Zeani, James King, Carol Smith, and Carlos Montané. Additionally, her portfolio includes 1st and 2nd place prizes from regional and district Metropolitan Opera Auditions in addition to positive professional reviews from Opera News and Opera Canada.

PROGRAM: 

The Star – Spangled Banner Francis Scott Key/John Stanford Smith

Five Songs for Contralto Ruth Crawford Seeger: #2 White Moon, #3 Joy

Souvenirs Leonard Bernstein: For Aaron Copland, For Paul Bowles

When Johnny Comes Marching Home Patrick Gilmore

I’ll Be a Soldier Stephen Foster

I Cannot Sing Tonight

Camptown Races

Persistently Pastoral: Aaron Copland Virgil Thompson

Souvenir: A Portrait of Paul Bowles

Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child Spiritual, arr. Jean Shackleton

Weepin’ Mary Spiritual, arr. H.T. Burleigh

The Sweetest Gift James B. Coates

Give Me That Old Time Religion Traditional Gospel

I’ll Fly Away Albert E. Brumley

Folk Preludes Paul Bowles

  1. Peter Gray

  2. Ching A Ring Chaw

  3. Whar Did You Cum From?

  4. Oh! Potatoes They Grow Small Over There

  5. Cape Ann

  6. Ole Tare River

7 Kentucky Moonshiner

Poor Wayfaring Stranger Traditional

He’s Gone Away

Shenandoah

La Cuelga Paul Bowles

Sayula

From the musical Annie Get Your Gun Irving Berlin: Ceremonial Chant,  I’m an Indian Too,  I’ve Got the Sun in the Mornin’ ,  There’s No Business Like Show Business

From the Disney movie Pocahontas Alan Menken/Stephen Schwartz: Colors of the Wind

 

Earlier Event: September 4
Large Print Ministry
Later Event: September 10
Christian Education Committee