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Music for Violin and Piano

Nutmeg Symphony Orchestra Musicians:

Elliott Davis, Violin
Bridget da Moura Castro, Piano

with Marshall Brown, Music Director and Conductor

Elliott was the first prize winner of the Nutmeg Symphony Orchestra Young Artists Competition in 2018 and performed Tchaikovsky’s violin concerto with the Nutmeg Symphony Orchestra May 10, 2019 at Avon High School.


Recorded: Thursday, December 23, 2021.
Trinity Episcopal Church
Torrington, CT

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Felix Mendelssohn (1809 – 1847)

Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), op. 62 (arr. by Friedrich Hermann)
1. Andante expressivo
2. Allegro con fuoco
3. Andante maestoso
4. Allegro con anima
5. Venetianisches Gondellied. Andante con moto
6. Allegretto grazioso
Claude Debussy (1862 – 1918
Sonata for Violin and Piano)
L. 140
I. Allegro vivo
II. Intermède: fantasque et léger
III. Finale: très animé
J.S. Bach (1685 – 1750)
Violin Partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004
V. Chaccone

Sponsor: Oles Family Charitable Foundation, sponsor of the Nutmeg Symphony Orchestra Young Artists Competition and of this recording.

The Four Violins

Nutmeg Symphony Orchestra Musicians:
Cynthia Knotts
Dongbin Shin
Meridith Bryant
Carissa McQuaid

with Marshall Brown, Music Director and Conductor

Recorded: Wednesday, July 14, 2021.
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church
355 Camp Street, 
Bristol, CT

Sponsor: Clinton S Roberts Foundation

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Ignaz Lachner

Violin Quartet, op. 107

1 Allegro moderato
Andante
Allegro giocoso
Finale: Allegro vivo, ma non troppo

Ladislav Gabrielli

Suite for 4 Violins
1 Adagio con espressione
2 Gavotta
3 Moderato solenne

Jakob Dont
Violin Quartet, op.42
 

1 Allegro espressivo
2 Scherzo: Allegro assai
3 Larghetto
4 Finale: Vivace

Carl Bohm

Quartet in 1 Movement
Allegro commodo

 

Man and Nature Concert

Nutmeg Symphony Orchestra Musicians:
Oliver Homann, oboe
Lisa Homann, violin & viola
Bridget de Moura Castro, piano
with Marshall Brown, Music Director and Conductor

Recorded: Sunday, April 25, 2021, 7:00 p.m.
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, Bristol, CT

  • J.S. Bach, Concerto for Oboe and Violin in c minor, BWV 1060
     1 Allegro
     2 Adagio
     3 Allegro

    • W.A. Mozart, Sonata for Piano and Violin in B-flat major, K. 454
1 Largo. Allegro.
  • Georges Migot, Le Soir Tombe

    • August Klughardt, Schilflieder Trio for Oboe, Violin & Piano
      1 Langsam, träumerisch
      3 Zart, in ruhiger Bewegung
      2 Leidenschaftlich erregt

    Sponsor: Clinton S Roberts Foundation

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    German Classics Concert

    Nutmeg Symphony Orchestra Musicians:
    Julie Levene, clarinet
    Amy Jones, viola
    Bridget de Moura Castro, piano
    with Marshall Brown, Music Director and Conductor

    Recorded: Sunday, January 31, 2021, 7:30 p.m.
    Trinity Episcopal Church, Torrington, CT

      • Robert Schumann, 2 from Fairy Tales, op. 132
      • Max Bruch, 2, 7, 5, 8 from Eight Pieces, op. 83
      • Wolfgang Mozart, Trio for Piano, Clarinet and Viola
             1 Andante
             2 Menuetto
             3 Rondeaux: Allegretto

    Sponsor – McPhee Electric

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    Knotts Family Holiday Concert

    Nutmeg Symphony Orchestra Musicians:
    Cynthia Knotts, violin
    Timothy Knotts, percussion
    Adele, age 12, violin
    Corin, age 10, violin
    Penelope, age 8, violin
    Gwendolyn, age 6, violin
    with Marshall Brown, Music Director and Conductor

    Recorded: Sunday, December 20, 2020, 8:00 p.m.
    Trinity Episcopal Church, Torrington, CT

    • Traditional holiday favorites
    • Johann Sebastian Bach

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    Music For All Seasons

    Nutmeg Symphony Orchestra Musicians:
    Jackie Harris Stone, bass trombone, piano
    Joseph Russo, string bass
    with Marshall Brown, Music Director and Conductor

    Recorded: Sunday, December 13, 2020, 8:00 p.m.
    Trinity Episcopal Church, Torrington, CT

    • Telemann,
    • W. A. Mozart,
    • Joseph Russo,
    • William Osborne,
    • Elgar, Rossini,
    • J.S. Bach,
    • V. Duke, Gershwin,
    • J. Kosma and F. Bernard

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    From Bach to Brahms

    Winners of the NSO Young Artists Competition
    Elliott Davis, violin
    Lillian Yim, cello
    Bridget de Moura Castro, piano
    with Marshall Brown, Music Director and Conductor

    Elliott, 1st prize, 2018 Nutmeg Symphony Orchestra Young Artists Competition 
    Lillian, 1st prize, 2019 and 2020 Nutmeg Symphony Orchestra Young Artists Competition

    Recorded: Sunday, August 30, 2020, 8:00 p.m.
    Trinity Episcopal Church, Torrington, CT

    • Johann Sebastian Bach, Gigue from Cello Suite No. 3 in C major
    • Johann Sebastian Bach, Allemande and Courante from Violin Partita No. 2 in d minor
    • Ysaye,Sonata for Solo Violin No. 3 in d minor, op. 27 – The Ballade
    • Brahms, Allegro non troppo from Sonata No. 1 for Cello and Piano in e minor, op. 38
    • Mendelssohn, Molto allegro agitato from Piano Trio No. 1, op. 49e

    Thank you to the Oles Family Charitable Foundation, concert sponsor

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    Journey into the Baroque

    Nutmeg Symphony Orchestra Musicians:
    Cynthia Knotts, violin
    Dongbin Shin, violin
    Pihsun Shin, piano
    with Marshall Brown, Music Director and Conductor

    Recorded: Sunday, July 19, 2020, 8:00 p.m.
    Trinity Episcopal Church, Torrington, CT

    • Johann Sebastian Bach, Concerto for 2 Violins in d minor, BWV 1043
      Vivace 2:15
      Largo ma non tanto 6:08
      Allegro 12:40
    • Georg Philipp Telemann, Canonic Sonata No, 1 in G major, TWV 40:118 18:00
      Vivace, Adagio, Allegro
    • Georg Philipp Telemann, Canonic Sonata No. 2 in g minor, TWV 40:119 24:00
      Presto, Largo, Vivace
    • Arcangelo Corelli, Trio Sonata in C major, op. 4 no. 1 30:10
      Largo, Allegro, Adagio, Presto
    • Arcangelo Corelli, Trio Sonata in g minor, op. 4 no. 2 37:50
      Grave, Allegro, Grave, Vivace

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    Some Concert Photos from 2019

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    Some Concert Photos from 2018

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