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Winter Orchestra Concert

The Winter Orchestra Concert took place on Thursday, March 3, in the Loyola Academy Chapel and featured the talents of our beginning guitars, guitar ensemble and the combined orchestra students performing music from Mozart, The Beatles, Vivaldi and the soundtrack from the movie La la Land.
The program for the concert was as follows:

Beginning Guitar Ensembles
Let it Be, The Beatles
Bill Brandstrader '88, drumkit

Guitar Ensemble
Bambou Calypso, Thierry Tisserand
In the Clouds, Joey Hirsh

Combined Orchestras
Caribbean Breeze (with Beginning Strings), Victor Lopez
Abigail Lavaccare, piano
Lilian Stumpf, program announcer

Concerto for 4 violins in E minor, mvt 1, Antonio Vivaldi arranged by Ralph Matesky
Honors Orchestra only
James O'Connor, piano
Lexi Chigas, program announcer

Piano Concerto #21, 2nd movement, Andante, Wolfgang A. Mozart
James O'Connor, piano solo
Amanda Rajkovich, program announcer

The Planets; 'Mercury, Mars, and Jupiter,' Gustav Holst arranged by Carrie Ann Gruselle
Anna Miller and Abigail Lavaccare, paino
Abigail Lavaccare, program announcer

Baile de Lila, Chris Thomas
Brenda Fernandez, guitar
John McBrearty, piano
Danny Blanchard, program announcer

Music from "La La Land," Justin Hurwitz arranged by Robert Longfield
Daniel Blanchard, piano
Bill Brandstrader '88, drumkit
Ryan Susanto, program announcer


Ryan Susanto - Concertmaster
Katie Bennett
James Casey
Amanda Rajkovich
Bella Licudine
Sofia Zlatkovic
*Molly Fitzsimmons

Lexi Chigas - Principal
Jasmyne Montoya
Karolina Doroszkiewicz
Carolina Sperekas
Eleanor Goodrich
Emma Hernandez
Mahelate Tamrat
Emelia D’Anniballe
*Emanuel Mengiste
*Peter Joseph
*Samuel Curry
*Asmerome Tecabo
*Anika Lazic

Giorgi D’Angelo – Principal
Julia Narkun
*Lilian Stumpf
Peter Scheidt - Principal
Sam Cho
David Reyes
Samantha Schnur
*Carter Tiv
*Andrew Belmonte-Russo
James O’Connor
Abigail Lavaccare
Jack McBrearty
Anna Miller
Daniel Blanchard
*Beginning Strings
Paul Awdisho
Michael Byrnes
JP Desherow
Brenda Fernandez
Emmett Healy
Jamie McCabe
Zach Roth
Josh Vedder
Margaret Merck
Mary Wulu
Jane Calk
Max Garcia
Noah Tekhle
Grace Leader
Dominic LaTorraca
Ben Griesmeyer
Israel Starks
Liam Kilroy
Lilly Weber
John Cummins
Maeve Dooley
Thomas Szafraniec
Mark Gonzalez
Gabe Gyorgy
Joseph Kearney
Jack Parker
Ryan O'Neill
MarieClaire Fadonougbo
Jane Rushin
Scott Szafraniec

To watch a recording of the 2022 Winter Orchestra Concert, click here.
    • Winter Orchestra Concert

      Winter Orchestra Concert


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