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Updated: Dec 18, 2022




Vivace Semi-Annual Recital 2022-23 Season – Christmas Concert


Location

John Knox Presbyterian Church | 2525 Gessner Rd, Houston, TX 77080


Dec. 18, 2022 | Sunday


Dress Rehearsal 03:30 PM - 05:30 PM

03:30 PM - 04:45 PM | All Vivace String Ensemble/ Violin Ensemble/ Duets & Trio Performers

04:45 PM -05:15 PM | All Violin and Cello Soloists

05:15 PM - 05:30 PM | All Piano Soloists


Recital 06:00 PM-08:30 PM

Awarding 08:00 PM -08:10 PM


Students Recital Etiquette: www.VivaceMusic.org/sre

VMR Videos: VMR Videos: www.youtube.com/VivaceMusic

VMR Photos: www.facebook.com/VivaceMusic.org


Ticket: $10.00

Audience (Age Limit: 6yo and elder): Please buy tickets at www.VivaceMusic.org/event


PROGRAM


Deux Arabesques by Debussy

Emma Li | Piano

Ca. 4

Rock the Halls by Olson

Jingle Blues by Olson

Nathan Sun | Piano

Ca. 3

Piano Sonata No. 17 in B-flat Major, K. 570 By Mozart

The Lark (L’Alouette ) by Mikhail/ Balakirev

Julian James | Piano

Ca. 12

Danse Rustique by Squire

Sharon Fang | Cello

Ms. Wei Zhu | Piano, Performer's Mom

Ca. 4

Humoresque by A. Dvorak

Rayne Wang | Cello

Ms. Sayaka Seki | Piano

Ca. 4

Concerto in E minor, op. 85 I. Adagio - Moderato, 1st Movt. by Elgar

Helena Chandy | Cello

Ms. Sayaka Seki | Piano

Ca. 7

Sonata for Piano and Violin in G Major, K. 301: II Allegro, by W.A. Mozart

Devon Chan | Violin

Ms. Annie Su | Piano, Performer's Mom

Ca. 6

Violin Concerto No. 2 in G Major, 1st movement by J. Haydn

Dylan Chan | Violin

Ms. Annie Su | Piano, Performer's Mom

Ca. 7

Gavotte by P. Martini

Christina Zhou | Violin

Mr. Xu | Piano

Ca. 4

The Boy Paganini Fantasia by Edward Mollenhauer

Aiden Xu | Violin

Mr. Xu | Piano

Ca. 5

Concerto in A minor by Accolay

Michelle Li | Violin

Ms. Sayaka Seki | Piano

Ca. 7

The Christmas Song by Tormé and Wells arr. Walters

Mr. Kevin Hwang | Violin Faculty of Vivace International School of Music

Ms. Sayaka Seki | Piano Faculty of Vivace International School of Music

Ca. 3

Sleigh Ride by Anderson arr. Avery

Ms. Xiaoou Ma | Violin Faculty of Vivace International School of Music

Ms. Sayaka Seki | Piano Faculty of Vivace International School of Music

Ca. 3

Vocalise by Rachmaninoff

Mr. Louis-Marie Fardet | Cello of Houston Symphony & Vivace Artist

Ms. Sayaka Seki | Piano Faculty of Vivace International School of Music

Ca. 6

A Child is Born in Bethlehem by Praetorius

Mr. Kevin Hwang | Violin Faculty of Vivace International School of Music

Mr. Louis-Marie Fardet | Cello of Houston Symphony & Vivace Artist

Ms. Sayaka Seki | Piano Faculty of Vivace International School of Music

Ca. 2

------ Intermission ------


Christmas Duets for Two Cellos


Jingle Bells —James Lord Pierpont

Deck the Hall —winter carol “Nos Galan”

Cello Duet: Rayne Wang & Simona Li

Ca. 4

O Tannenbaum

Winter Wonderland

Arranged by Bing Wei

Cello: Ryan Fang & Sharon Fang

Piano: Ms. Wei Zhu (Performer's Mom)

Ca. 3

Vivace Violin Ensemble - VKSATV1

Pierrot in the Moonlight, French Folk Song

America by Ambrosio

  • Aiden Xu

  • Christina Zhou

  • Emma Li

  • Frederick Pang

  • Jacob Morgan

  • Michelle Li

  • Sebastian Wang

  • Skye Lindsley

Ca. 3

Vivace Violin Ensemble - VKSUNV1

Allegro by Suzuki

Perpetual Motion by Suzuki

God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen English

The little star by W.A. Mozart

  • Aaron Hao

  • Anson Soule

  • Devon Chan

  • Dylan Chan

  • Jasper Gu

  • Vivasvaan Rao

  • Yizhong (Jerry) Xu

Ca. 7

The Changing Season” by Joe Hisaishi

Violin: Michelle Li | Ms. Xiaoou Ma

Good King Wenceslas | In Dulci Jubilo | Jingle Bells arr. by Kadlec

Violin: Michelle Li | Aiden Xu

Cello: Rayne Wang

Piano: Nathan Sun

Pomp and Circumstance March No.1 by Edward Elgar

Guten Abend, gut’ Nacht by Johannes Brahms

Violin: Emma Li

Cello: Simona Li

Piano: Mr. Peter Xu


The Happy Farmer by Robert Schumann

Violin: Jacob Morgan | Ms. Xiaoou Ma

Piano: Mr. Peter Xu


Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber

Violin: Michelle Li | Christina Zhou

Cello: Rayne Wang

Piano: Mr. Peter Xu


Theme from Witches Dance by N.Paganini

Violin: Skye Lindsley | Sebastina Wang | Frederick Pang | Christina Zhou | Michelle Li | Ms. Xiaoou Ma

Piano: Mr. Peter Xu

Ca. 20

Vivace Violin Ensemble - VKSATV1

Frosty the Snowman by Nelson/ S. Rollins

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer by Sam Levine

Violin: Christina Zhou | Jacob Morgan | Emma Li | Sebastian Wang | Skye Lindsley | Frederick Pang | Michelle Li | Aiden Xu

Piano: Mr. Peter Xu

Ca. 6

Vivace String Ensemble

The First Nowell | Joy to the World

Violin: Christina Zhou | Jacob Morgan | Emma Li | Sebastian Wang | Skye Lindsley | Frederick Pang | Michelle Li | Aiden Xu | Ms. Xiaoou Ma | Mr. Kevin Huang

Cello: Simona Li | Rayne Wang | Julian James | Ms. Sophia Liu

Ca. 6

------ Awarding | Group Photos ------


BEFORE YOU ARRIVE

  • Please self-assess your health before leaving home.

  • Please check-in at the entrance, our staff will measure your temperature and provide face mask if you forget to bring.

 

Vivace Houston (Dun Huang Plaza)

https://g.page/VivaceHouston?share

9889 Bellaire Blvd., #D261, Houston, TX 77036


Vivace Katy (Cinco Ranch)

https://g.page/VivaceKaty?share

23855 Cinco Ranch Blvd., #220, Katy, TX 77494


Vivace Sugar Land (Riverstone)

https://goo.gl/maps/TFh2iXnh1b219ofo6

4502 Riverstone Blvd #1204, Missouri City, TX 77459


Please subscribe Vivace’s Facebook and YouTube channel as below to receive the latest posts of the performances and other events.

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Updated: Dec 4, 2022


Vivace Monthly Recital Series | 2022-23 Season - VIII (Ms. Ti Xin)


Location

Vivace Houston (Dun Huang Plaza) | 9889 Bellaire Blvd, #D261, Houston, TX 77036


Dec. 4, 2022 | Sunday


Dress Rehearsal 05:15 PM-06:00 PM

Recital 06:30 PM-07:50 PM

Awarding 07:50 PM -08:00 PM


Students Recital Etiquette: www.VivaceMusic.org/sre

VMR Videos: VMR Videos: www.youtube.com/VivaceMusic

VMR Photos: www.facebook.com/VivaceMusic.org


Audience (Age Limit: 6yo and elder): Please RSVP at www.VivaceMusic.org/event


PROGRAM


Timothy Xu | Piano

1. Ecossaise in G, by J.W.Hassler;

2. O Waly Waly, arranged by Hywel Davies;

3. Inter-City Stomp, by Christopher Norton;


Eva Sammon | Piano

Innocence, by J.F.F. Burgmuller;


Bryce Chen | Piano

1. Sonata in G Major, K 391 L 79, by Domenico Scarlatti

2. Light-hearted Maiden; Lullaby; Agitato( from 18 Characteristic Studies), by F. Burgmuller

3. Sonatina in C Major, Op.20, No.1 (III.Rondo: Allegro), by F. Kuhlau;


Jiahui Zhang | Piano

La chevalereque, by J.F.F.Burgmuller;


Maggie Du | Piano

1. Sonatina in C Major, Op.20, No.1 (I. Allegro), by F. Kuhlau

2. Minuet No.3 in G Major, BWV Anh 116, by J.S.Bach


Aaheli Das | Piano

Fur Elise, by L.V. Beethoven


Ethan Zhang | Piano

1. Waltz in A Minor, B.150, Op.Posth. ,by F. Chopin

2. Mr.Trumpet Man, by William Gillock

3. Piano Duet-Yankee Doodle(Primo:Vincent), by Nancy and Randall Faber


Michelle Hu | Piano

1. Minuet and Trio, by F. Schubert

2. Teasing Song, by B.Bartok


Laura Gao | Piano

Sonatina in C major, Op.20, No.1, by F. Kuhlau

I. Allegro

II. Andante

III. Rondo: Allegro


------ Intermission ------


Milani Velez | Piano

Fur Elise, by L.V. Beethoven

Amelia Sammon | Piano

La chevalereque, by J.F.F.Burgmuller


Riesajen De Gracia | Piano

March- “Song of the Lark” (from The Seasons), by P.I. Tchaikovsky


Travis Busenbark | Piano

La chevaleresque, by J.F.F. Burgmuller


Chiara Wang | Piano

1. Fur Elise, by L.V. Beethoven

2. Mr.Trumpet Man, by William Gillock


Luffy Sun | Piano

1. Sonata in C, K.545 ( I.Allegro; II.Andante; III. Rondo: Allegretto), by W.A. Mozart

2. Nocturne, Op.20, by F. Chopin


Zhaolin Colin Wu | Piano

(Secondo: Ms. Ti Xin)

1. Pink Minor,by Madeleine Dring

2. Turkish March-Rondo Alla Turca (4 hands piano arrangement)


------ Awarding | Group Photos ------


PARKING

You may park in the 4-stories garage building behind Vivace Houston (Dun Huang Plaza).


KEEPING YOU SAFE | HEALTH & SAFETY MEASURES AT VIVACE RECITAL HALL

The health and safety of our patrons, musicians, and staff is our top priority.

Current safety measures include:

  • Mask-wearing is required for all audience

  • No food or drinks will be allowed inside the auditorium

BEFORE YOU ARRIVE

  • Please self-assess your health before leaving home.

  • Please check-in at the entrance, our staff will measure your temperature and provide face mask if you forget to bring.

 

Vivace Houston (Dun Huang Plaza)

https://g.page/VivaceHouston?share

9889 Bellaire Blvd., #D261, Houston, TX 77036


Vivace Katy (Cinco Ranch)

https://g.page/VivaceKaty?share

23855 Cinco Ranch Blvd., #220, Katy, TX 77494


Vivace Sugar Land (Riverstone)

https://goo.gl/maps/TFh2iXnh1b219ofo6

4502 Riverstone Blvd #1204, Missouri City, TX 77459


Please subscribe Vivace’s Facebook and YouTube channel as below to receive the latest posts of the performances and other events.

www.youtube.com/VivaceMusic

www.facebook.com/VivaceMusic.org

https://www.instagram.com/VivaceSchool

https://twitter.com/VivaceMuisc

Updated: Nov 27, 2022



This is the 5th student recital of VMR 2022-23 Season and it is an online event. Welcome to the concert! Please sign-up to receive the link and password for the event: https://www.VivaceMusic.org/event

TIME

Dress Rehearsal | Sound & Camera Check (Online): 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM, Nov. 27, 2022 (Sunday)

Vivace Monthly Recital Series | 2022-23 Season - V (Online): 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM, Nov. 27, 2022 (Sunday)


ADDRESS

Vivace Online: https://VivaceMusic.zoom.us


All performers will receive the event links & passwords and you can also find it in the reminder email about 24 hours before the event.

Please watch the video of Recital Logistics before the Sound & Camera Check, and contact us immediately if there is any repertoire information incorrect.

https://youtu.be/gTEXAizyyjE

PROGRAM


Sonatina in C major, Op.20, No.1 (III. Rondo-Allegro) by F. Kuhlau

Laura Gao | Piano


Allegro by S. Suzuki | Ode to Joy by L. V. Beethoven

Hadi Moualla | Cello


Innocence by J.F.F. Burgmuller

Eva Sammon | Piano


May Song (Folk Song) | Long, Long Ago by T.H. Bayly

Andrew Sun | Cello


Allegro by S. Suzuki | Rigadoon by H. Purcell

Ryan Fang | Cello


La Chevaleresque by J.F.F. Burgmuller

Travis Busenbark | Piano


Gavotte by J-B Lully

Anya Kamaldev | Cello


La Chevalereque by J.F.F. Burgmuller

Amelia Sammon | Piano


Scherzo by Webster | Minuet #3 by J. S. Bach

Evalynn Lu | Cello


Sonatina in C Major, Op. 20, No.1 (I. Allegro) by F. Kuhlau | Minuet No.3 in G Major, BWV Anh 116, by J.S. Bach

Maggie Du | Piano


Humoresque by A. Dvorak

Rayne Wang | Cello


Go Tell Aunt Rhody, Folk Song | Allegro by Suzuki | Chorus from Judas Maccabaeus by G.F. Handel

Jasper Gu | Violin


Dragon Lantern Melody, Chinese Folk Song | Minuet No. 2 J. S. Bach

Linda Shao | Cello


Musette from English Suite No. 3 by G. F. Handel | Hunter's Chorus by C. M. von Weber

Shuyi Huo | Cello


Gavotte by J. Becker

Anya Aggarwal | Violin


Danse Rustique by W. H. Squire

Sharon Fang | Cello


It's Beginning to Look Like Christmas by Willson arr. Alexander | Rock the Halls by Olson

Nathan-Jin Sun | Piano


--- Group Photos ---