Tagged with Beethoven

Falmouth Chamber Players Orchestra Presents Beethoven’s 9th Symphony in 10th Anniversary Concert

Falmouth Chamber Players Orchestra Presents Beethoven’s 9th Symphony in 10th Anniversary Concert

The Falmouth Chamber Players Orchestra, John Yankee, music director. Photo: Eli Perrone In celebration of its 10th anniversary, the Falmouth Chamber Players Orchestra will perform, with the Falmouth Chorale, Beethoven’s incomparable Symphony No. 9 in D Minor. There are two performances: Saturday, March 24, at 4 PM, and Sunday, March 25, at 3 PM at Falmouth … Continue reading

Brittany and the FCPO

Brittany and the FCPO

November 22, 2011 Brittany Alexa Rodriquez wowed audiences last weekend with her performance of Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 23 with the Falmouth Chamber Players Orchestra, directed by John Yankee. The 11-year-old played beautifully and won everyone’s hearts as well. She has a bright future ahead. Brittany also won the concerto competition she played in on … Continue reading

Beethoven’s Ninth Resonates with Joy

Beethoven’s Ninth Resonates with Joy

May 13, 2011 Stephen Simon asks the musicians to to stand, following their performance of Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9. It was an extraordinary experience. Even from outside the Parish of Christ the King in Mashpee this past Tuesday evening, you could tell something special was about to happen. The parking lots were full, both at … Continue reading

Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony

Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony

April 14, 2011 John Yankee, Stephen Simon, and Joseph Marchio Stephen Simon, director and conductor of the 40-piece Simon Sinfonietta, has brought so much fine music to Falmouth, much of it rarely played elsewhere. His enjoyment of music and the exploration and sharing of music is clear on his face as he conducts, and when … Continue reading

Modern Music at the Mansion

Modern Music at the Mansion

May 23, 2009 My husband and I attended the final Music at the Mansion Sunday afternoon concert of the season last Sunday at Highfield Hall in Falmouth. It is an elegant and intimate concert setting, where you can enjoy the architecture, interior design, and art exhibits, as well as the music. Cellist Ashima Scripp and … Continue reading