2010 – 2011 Season

October 17, 2010
Dolphin Aviation Executive Airplane Hanger, Sarasota, Florida

Conductor Joseph Caulkins
Artist and Composer in Residence Dale Warland
Accompanist Nancy Yost Olson
Clarinetist Bharat Chandra

Jeffrey L. Ames In Remembrance
Eliza Gilkyson Requiem***
Bonia Shur Kol Haneshamah (Psalm 150)
Gwyneth Walker Three Days by the Sea**
The Bottom of the Sea – Gifts From the Sea – Down to the Sea
Dale Warland Invocations: Prayers for the Earth**
I Bow to Thee – My Heart SoarsA Prayer for Peace

Program Notes Presentation by Mote Marine, in Response to the Gulf Oil Spill

*CD Launch Concert
**Commissioned by Key Chorale
***Accompanied by presentation & images from the Gulf oil spill – A Region Heals

November 6 and 7, 2010
Historic Asolo Theater, Sarasota, Florida

Composer James Whitbourn
Conductor Joseph Caulkins
Soprano Kathy Pyeatt
Violin Dan Jordan
Clarinet Bharat Chandra
Cello Abe Feder
Piano Nancy Yost Olson

Program Notes Inspired by The Diary of Anne Frank and fourth worldwide performance, with Composer James Whitbourn in residence.

Flower of Beauty
February 6, 2011
Ringling Museum, Art & Music Series Event

Conductor Joseph Caulkins
Accompanist Judy Richey
Bass John Miller
Key Chorale
Chamber Chorus

Eric Barnum Afternoon on a Hill*
John Clements Flower of Beauty
Morten Lauridsen Contre Qui, Rose, Dirait-on
Thomas Morley I Love, Alas, I Love Thee, Sing We and Chant It
James Mulholland A Red, Red Rose
John Rutter When daises pied
Harvey Schmidt Soon it’s Gonna Rain
Stephen Sondheim Sunday
Randall Thompson A Girl’s Garden, A Road Not Taken
Gwyneth Walker Let Music Fill The Air
John Wilbye Adieu, Sweet Amarillis

* Florida Premiere with John Miller, bass

Cirque des Voix™
February 25 and 26, 2010
Circus Sarasota Big Top, Sarasota, Florida

Conductor & Ringmaster Joseph Caulkins
Sarasota Young Voices, Genvieve Beauchamp, Founder & Artistic Director
Circus Sarasota & Cirque Orchestra
Stephen Hatfield La lluvia*
Charles Ives Circus Band
Karl Jenkins Palladio (Allegretto), Adiemus from Songs of Sanctuary, Lacrimosa, Pie Jesu, Dies Irae, and The Snow of Yesterday* from Requiem
Ennio Morricone Gabriel’s Oboe
Carl Orff O Fortuna and Fortune Plango from Carmina Burana
Nick Page Niska Banja*
Stephen Sondheim Sunday
Eric Whitacre Little man in a hurry**

*Sarasota Young Voices
**Shared Commission by Key Chorale

March 31 – April 3, 2011
Sarasota Orchestra Masterworks Concert
Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, Sarasota, Florida
Neel Performing Arts Center, Bradenton, Florida

Conductor, Sarasota Orchestra Leif Bjaland
Conductor, Women of Key Chorale Joseph Caulkins

           Symphony No. 3 in D Minor – Gustav Mahler

Brahms – Out of the Box
April 30, 2011
Municipal Auditorium, Sarasota, Florida

Conductor Joseph Caulkins
Pianist Dwight Oarr
Pianist Judy Richey
Soprano Lorraine Murphy
Baritone Daniel Cartlidge
Key Chorale
Chamber Chorus

Johannes Brahms (Piano Four-Hand version) Ein Duetsches Requiem, Opus 45
Johannes Brahms (Chamber Chorus & Piano Four-Hand) Neue Liebelieder Waltzes, Opus 65