“A Twist of Fate,” a joint concert by the Parkland Chorus, Parkland Chamber Singers and the Parkland Concert Band, will be held May 10 at 7 p.m. at the Parkland College Theatre. This concert is free and open to the public.
The Parkland Chorus is conducted by Barbara Zachow, with Sunny Choo as accompanist. The ensemble will perform selections from The Creation
by Franz Joseph Haydn; Derry Air
, a traditional Irish melody arranged by David Mooney; Celebration Songs from die Fledermaus
by Johann Strauss, II; and Ain’t Misbehavin’
by Thomas ‘Fats’ Waller, arranged by Larry Shackley, among other selections.
Miranda M. Rowland, conductor for the Parkland Chamber Singers, will lead the group in a number of selections, also accompanied by Choo. They include The May Night
by Johannes Brahms, arranged by Arthur Frackenpohl; She is Evening
by John Parker and Vicki Tucker Courtney; Russian Picnic
by Harvey Enders; and the traditional Gaelic blessing May the Road Rise Up
, arranged by Jay Rouse, among other selections.
The Parkland Concert Band, conducted by Larry Stoner, will perform A Festive Overture
by Alfred Reed; Spirit of the Sequoia
by Philip Sparke; Arlington (Where Giants Lie Sleeping)
by Paul Murtha; March “The Dam Busters”
by Eric Coates, arranged by W.J. Duthoit; and Morning, Noon, and Night in Vienna Overture
by Franz von Suppe, arranged by Henry Filmore.