2016–2017 Performance Schedule

 Please note all singers are called 30-60 minutes prior to all concerts

WINTER/SPRING 2017

Tuesday, January 10:  Regular rehearsals resume

 

Friday, January 27, 4:30pm – 5:30pm:  Super Singers at First United Presbyterian Church (Optional event for choristers who need extra help with reading music, finding their pitch, etc.)

 

Saturday, January 28, 9:00am-1:00pm:  Extended rehearsal at First United Presbyterian Church with special guest, soprano soloist and vocal coach Carla Fisk (Bel Canto rehearses 1:15 - 1:45pm)

 

Sunday, March 12, 1:15pm call time for rehearsal with 3pm concert:  CDYC Choral Festival, Troy Savings Bank Music Hall

 

Friday, March 24, 4:30pm – 5:45pm:  Special Bel Canto Singers rehearsal at First United Presbyterian Church 

 

Tuesday, April 11, 4:15pm (call time 3:45pm):  Concert at Van Rensselaer Manor, 85 Bloomingrove Drive, Troy, NY.  (This concert is during our regularly scheduled rehearsal time.) 


Tuesday, April 25, 12:30 call time, 1pm concert, Bel Canto only performance at the Langan School @ The Center for Disability Services, 314 South Manning Boulevard, Albany.

 

Saturday, May 13, 4:00pm (call time 2:45pm):  Final 2017 Spring Concert, "One World, One Voice" with special guest Alex Torres – First United Presbyterian Church

 


FALL 2016

 Tuesday, September 13, 5:00pm – 5:45pm:  TCC auditions for new choristers (Rose Room @ First United Presbyterian Church, 1915 5th Ave, Troy)

 

Tuesday, September 20, 4:30pm – 5:45pm:  First Rehearsal!  (Parent League Welcome Meeting / Orientation at 5pm)

 

Friday, October 7, 4:30pm – 5:30pm:  Super Singers at First United Presbyterian Church (Optional event for choristers who need extra help with reading music, finding their pitch, etc.)

 

Saturday, October 22, 9am-1pmExtended rehearsal at First United Presbyterian Church

 

Friday, November 4, 4:30pm – 5:45pm:  Special Bel Canto Singers rehearsal at First United Presbyterian Church


Tuesday, November 22, 4:15pm-4:45pm (call time 3:45pm):  Eddy Alzheimer's Center at Hawthorne Ridge Concert (32 Community Way, East Greenbush) Please note:  this concert is during our normal Tuesday rehearsal time 

 

 Wednesday, November 30, 4:30-6:45pmDress Rehearsal for Victorian Stroll Concerts - Troy Savings Bank Music Hall (30 2nd St., Troy)

 

Friday, December 2, 4:00 pm (call time 3:30pm): Eddy Geriatric Care Center Concert (2256 Burdett Ave., Troy) 

 

 Sunday, December 4, 12:00pm and 1:00pm (call time 11:10am):  Victorian Stroll Holiday Concert appearance with the Sage Singers - Troy Savings Bank Music Hall (30 2nd St.,Troy)  

 

Sunday, December 4, 2:00 pm:  Victorian Stroll Holiday Concert (Full Concert for TCC) - Troy Savings Bank Music Hall (30 2nd St., Troy)

 

Tuesday, December 6, 4:30pm to 7:00pm:  TCC Holiday Party and Potluck Dinner at FUPC

Sunday, December 11, 2:00pm (call time 1:30pm):  Holiday Concert at First United Presbyterian Church, Troy

 

No rehearsal on 12/13/16, 12/20/16, 12/27/16 or 1/03/17. (Winter Recess) Rehearsals will resume on Tuesday, January 10 for the Winter / Spring Season.


FALL 2015

AUDITIONS: Tuesday, September 15, 5:00-5:45pm

First United Presbyterian Church


First Rehearsal: Tuesday, September 22, 4:30-5:45pm

First United Presbyterian Church


Saturday, November 14, 9:00am-1:00pm

Extended rehearsal at First United Presbyterian Church


Tuesday, November 17, 4:15pm-4:45pm

Concert at Eddy Alzheimer's Center at Hawthorne Ridge

 (32 Community Way, East Greenbush)

 

 Wednesday, December 2, 4:30-6:30pm

Dress Rehearsal for Victorian Stroll Concerts

 Troy Savings Bank Music Hall (30 2nd St., Troy)

 

Friday, December 4, 4:00 pm

Eddy Geriatric Care Center Concert (2256 Burdett Ave., Troy) 


Friday, December 4, 5:00pm

Samaritan Hospital Guild Giving Tree Ceremony (2215 Burdett Ave., Troy)

 

Saturday, December 5, 10:00am

 Dress Rehearsal with the Festival Chorus

 First Lutheran Church (181 Western Ave., Albany)

 

Sunday, December 6, 12:00pm and 1:00pm

 Victorian Stroll Holiday Concert appearance with the Sage Singers

 Troy Savings Bank Music Hall (30 2nd St., Troy)


Sunday, December 6, 2:00 pm

Victorian Stroll Holiday Concert (Full Concert for TCC)

 Troy Savings Bank Music Hall (30 2nd St., Troy)


Sunday, December 6, 4:00 pm

Concert with the Festival Celebration Choir

First Lutheran Church (181 Western Ave., Albany)


Tuesday, December 15, 5:00 pm

Concert for Tenants of FUPC


WINTER/SPRING 2016

 Saturday, February 27, 9:00am-1:00pm

  Extended rehearsal at First United Presbyterian Church (with special guest conductor, Sherri Strichman)

 

Tuesday, March 1, 4:30pm

Concert at Troy Boys and Girls Club, 1700 7th Ave, Troy

 

 Sunday, April 3, 3:00pm

 National Anthem at the Albany Devils Hockey game, Times Union Center, Albany

 

Tuesday, April 5, 4:15pm 

Concert at Van Rensselaer Manor (85 Bloomingrove Drive, Troy)


Tuesday, April 12, 6:30pm

Bel Canto Performance at Taste of Troy, Franklin Terrace Ballroom, 126 Campbell Ave, Troy

 

Saturday, May 14, 4:00 pm 

 Final 2016 Spring Concert, "Songs of Peace and Love"

– First United Presbyterian Church, Troy


Below is from our previous 2014/2015 season:

Friday, September 26 at 6:00pm

Troy Farmers Market


Sunday, October 26 at 10:00am

First United Presbyterian Church


Saturday, November 15, 9:00am-1:00pm

Rehearsal at FUPC


Sunday, November 16, 7:00pm

Children's Concert with St. Rose's Women Chorale

 

Friday, December 5, 4:00 pm

Eddy Geriatric Care Center Concert (2256 Burdett Ave., Troy) 


Friday, December 5, 5:00pm

Samaritan Hospital Guild Giving Tree Ceremony (2215 Burdett Ave., Troy)

  

Sunday, December 7, noon and 1:00pm

Victorian Stroll engagement with Sage College for Troy Savings Bank Music Hall Concerts (30 2nd St., Troy)

Sunday, December 7 at 2:00pm

Victorian Stroll Holiday Concert  Troy Savings Bank Music Hall (30 2nd St., Troy)


Friday, January 9, 7:00pm

National Anthem at the Albany Devils Hockey game

 

Tuesday, Februry 10, 4:30pm: Rescheduled to Tuesday, March 31

Van Rensselaer Manor, 85 Bloomingrove Drive, Troy, NY

Choir meets at 4:00pm at nursing home, concert 4:30-5:00


Saturday, February 28, 9:00am-1:00pm

Rehearsal at FUPC

 

Sunday, March 15, 10:00am

Performance at our host church FUPC in Troy


Tuesday, March 31, 4:00pm-5:30

Van Rensselaer Manor, 85 Bloomingrove Drive, Troy, NY

Choir meets at 4:00pm at nursing home, concert 4:30-5:00

 

Sunday, April 19, 1:00pm

Earth Day Celebration Concert, Zion's United Church of Christ (741 Taborton Rd., Sand Lake)


Tuesday, April 28, 4:30pm

Concert at Whole Foods in Albany

 

Saturday, May 16, 4:00pm

Final 2015 Spring Concert




Below is from our previous 2013/2014 season:

Sunday, November 3, 10:00 am

Worship Service at First United Presbyterian Church (1915 Fifth Ave., Troy)

 

 

Friday, December 6, 4:00 pm

Eddy Geriatric Care Center Concert (2256 Burdett Ave., Troy)

 

 

Friday, December 6, 5:00 pm

Samaritan Hospital Guild Giving Tree Ceremony (2215 Burdett Ave., Troy)

 

 

Sunday, December 8, noon and 1:00 pm

Victorian Stroll engagement with Sage College for Troy Savings Bank Music Hall Concerts (30 2nd St., Troy)

 


Sunday, December 8, 2:00 pm

Victorian Stroll Holiday Concert featuring flute soloist Jacqueline Wright at Troy Savings Bank Music Hall (30 2nd St., Troy)



Tuesday, December 17, 4:30 pm

Eddy Alzheimer's Center at Hawthorne Ridge (32 Community Way; East Greenbush)



 

Monday, January 20, 10:00 am

New York State’s Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Memorial Observance (Convention Center, Empire State Plaza, Albany)

 

 

Saturday, February 1, 1:00 pm

Siena Saints Women's Basketball National Anthem at Alumni Recreation Center at Siena College (515 Loudon Rd., Loudonville)

 


 

March 16, 2:30 pm

 Concert at Schenectady County Central Public Library (99 Clinton St., Schenectady)



Saturday, March 29, 3:00 pm concert

Children's Chorus Festival at Westminster Presbyterian Church, Albany (262 State St.), co-hosted by Glens Falls Symphony Children's Chorus, Troy Children's Chorus, and Saratoga Children's Chorus, in part sponsored by the New York State Chapter of the American Choral Director's Association; Kristin Zaryski, conductor; Carol Ann Elze-Sussdorff, accompanist.



Sunday, April 27, 10:00 am

Worship Service at First United Presbyterian Church


 


Sunday, April 27, 1:00 pm

Concert for Earth Day Celebration at Zion's United Church of Christ (741 Taborton Rd., Sand Lake)


 

Saturday, May 17, 4:00 pm

Spring Concert, First United Presbyterian Church. Out of Africa

 



Highlights of the 2012–2013 season:


Sunday, December 2, noon and 1:00 pm

Victorian Stroll engagement with Sage College for Holiday Music Hall Concerts (Troy Savings Bank Music Hall)

 


Sunday, December 2, 2:00 pm

Victorian Stroll Christmas Concert featuring soprano soloist Carla Fisk (Troy Savings Bank Music Hall)

 

 

Saturday, March 2, 3:00 pm concert

Children's Chorus Festival at Westminster Presbyterian Church, Albany (262 State St.), co-hosted by Troy Children's Chorus and Saratoga Children's Chorus, in part sponsored by the New York State Chapter of the American Choral Director's Association; Elizabeth Nunez, conductor; Carol Ann Elze-Sussdorff, accompanist.


 

Sunday, March 24, 2:30 pm

Concert with Deborah Rocco at Schenectady County Central Public Library (99 Clinton St., Schenectady)

 

 

 

Sunday, April 28, 3:00 pm

Concert at Roeliff Jansen Community Library, Hillsdale, NY (9091 Route 22)



Friday, May 10, 5:30 pm

NYS Citizens' Coalition for Children Concert, Albany Marriott (189 Wolf Rd.)

 

 

Saturday, June 1, 4:00 pm

Spring Concert, First United Presbyterian Church, Troy. Featuring Christopher Trombley, Baritone; Amanda Dame, piccolo; Jacquelyn Wright, piccolo; Steve Weisse, trumpet; Alex Torres, tambora.



Tuesday, June 25, 7:00 pm

Young People's Chorus of Erie concert in collaboration with Troy Children's Chorus, First United Presbyterian Church, Troy