Coming events:

Sunday, December 6thWind Symphony

Anderson Center Chamber Hall, 3:00 PM – FREE

Tuesday, December 8thPercussion Ensemble

Anderson Center Chamber Hall, 8:00 PM – FREE

Thursday, December 10thHoliday Mid-Day Concert

Casadesus Recital Hall, , 1:20 PM,FREE

Friday, December 11thHoliday Mid-Day Concert

University Downtown Center, 4:00 PM, FREE

Friday, December 11thSinging Chinese Class Recital

Casadesus Recital Hall, 7:00 PM, FREE

Saturday, December 12thFaculty Fireworks: Winter Winds (with the University Symphony Orchestra) – a gala benefit concert for the Music Department, 8:00 PM, Osterhout Concert Theater, $$

Sunday, December 13thMaster’s Recital: Jenean Truax, soprano,

3:00 PM, Casadesus Recital Hall, FREE

Tuesday, December 15th Master’s Recital: Jana Kucera, soprano,

7:30 PM, Casadesus Recital Hall, FREE

Sunday, January 24thUniversity Chamber Chorus

Trinity Memorial Church, Binghamton, 3:00 PM – FREE

For ticket information, please call the

Anderson Center Box Office at 777-ARTS.

The Binghamton University

Department of Music


Madrigal Mayhem

An Elizabethan Madrigal Feaste

The Old Union Hall of the

University Union

6:30 p.m.

December 4 and 5, 2009


The Entrance of the Guests

Sundry selections by the Royal Brass

The Jester’s Welcome

The Entrance of the Lords and Ladies

Masters in This Hallarranged by Peter Browne

The Presentation of the Wassail Bowle

Gloucestershire Wassail arranged by Bruce Borton

First remove:

Thickke Vegetable Soupe

Sundry Musick by the Royal Consort

The Presentation of the Boar’s Head

The Boar’s Head Carolarranged by Peter Browne

Second Remove:

Mandarin Orange and Craisins, Tendre Roasted Boeff, Fowl with Herb Marinade, Greene Benes with Mushrooms, Carrotes and Rice Pilaf

More Selections by the Royal Consort

And the Wandering Musicians

Several Ayres by the Singing Wenches, namely:

Let All who Sing be MerryOrazio Vecchi

It was a Lover and his LassThomas Morley

The Silver SwanOrlando Gibbons

To Shorten Winter’s SadnessThomas Weelkes

A Group of Songs by the Royal Court, namely:

Haec DiesWilliam Byrd

Grace My Lovely One, Fair BeautiesThomas Weelkes

Ecco Mormorar L’ondeClaudio Monteverdi

Third Remove:

Chocolate Cake

Some Ayres by the Singing Wenches, namely:

Flow Not so Fast ye FountainsJohn Dowland

LullabyWilliam Byrd

In These Delightful Pleasant GrovesHenry Purcell

The Tale of the Two Evil Friars

A final group by the Royal Court

Fire, Fire! my HeartThomas Morley

Take Here, My HeartThomas Weelkes

My Bonnie LassP.D.Q. Bach

The Jester’s Farewell and the Recessional

Masters in This Hallarranged by Peter Browne

The Players

Lord of the ManorJoshua Darfler

Lady of the ManorAyla Gordon

JesterAlison Metcalfe

Friar NipGabriel Lotto

Friar TuckJoshua Setren

Gerold the BakerMark Rossnagel

Hugh the WoodsmanJonathan Karlas

Ladies in PerilMichelle Aronson, Eliana Frim

Lords in PerilAriel Hausman, Michael Mechman

PlantsMollie Adams-Toomey,

Catherine Cornell,

Kristina Dowling

The Singing Wenches (Women’s Chorus)

Molly Adams-ToomeyYiting Liang

Danielle BarbanellLaura MacAvoy

Ilyssa BaineSamantha Ng

Alicia CarusoDorothy Rota

Meredith CollinsRaquel Rozner

Catherine CornellChristine Ryder

Rebecca DinhoferAriel Schlesinger

Kristina DowlingSiobhan Sculley

Tahnee FallisAllison Timpson

Annie FerroMelanie Young

Samantha Grieco

The Royal Court (Harpur Chorale)

Michele AronsonThomas Blumenthal

Laura DemseyJoshua Darfler

Eliza Espinosa-ThomasDavid Frey

Tahnee FallisAriel Hausman

Eliana Frim

Nuala GaffeyJonathan Karlas

Ayla GordonGabriel Lotto

Shaina Carmel IndovinoMichael Mechman

Brianna JenkinsGlenn Parker

Alexandra KirbyMark Rossnagel

Sarah KurasJoshua Setren

Alison MetcalfeAlexander Turo

Krystiana Resto

Samantha VanAdelsberg

Jaclyn Wallach

The Instrumental Consort

Dennis LeipoldDirector, Recorder

Kathy KarlsenRecorder

Bruce BortonRecorder

Lana OgdenRecorder

Lee ShepherdViolin

Julian ShepherdCello

The Royal Brass
The Strolling Singers
Mon Coeur se recommande a vousOrlando de Lasso

Allison Metcalfe, Ayla Gordon,

Joshua Setren, Mark Rossnagel

Sing We and Chant ItThomas Morley

Michele Aronson, Nuala Gaffey, Shaina Carmel Indovino

Josh Darfler, Gabriel Lotto

A Selection to be Named

Samantha VanAdelsberg,

Alexander Turo, Jon Karlas

The Production
Dramatic direction, scriptBruce Borton

Musical DirectionPeter Browne, Harpur Chorale

Tahnee Fallis and Siobhan Sculley, Women’s Chorus

Dennis Leipold, Consort

ProductionBruce Borton

Amy Keough

PublicityMarnie Wrighter


Joe Laskaris, catering manager

CostumesKrystiana Resto

Heather Allen

Catherine Cornell

Nanette Borton

Coat check and UshersAnderson Center

BannersGrace Houghton, Murray Frick

Set construction, propsBruce Borton

Boar’s HeadBrian Davis

Thanks to

Steve Machlin, Anderson Center

Anderson Center Arts Corps Volunteers

Tri-Cities Opera

James Koval, Student Activities

Nick Kocan, University Union

And special thanks to Sodexho

For subsidizing the Student Price of the dinner