a program of

South Shore Conservatory

Kathy Czerny, SSC President
Stephen Deitz, Festival Director Amy Schomp, Festival Manager
Nancy Meredith, Box Office and Duxbury Campus Manager
Michelle McGrath, Publicity Services
Rick Assmus, Building/Grounds
Rich Fell, Piano Technician
Louis Gentile, Piano Mover

DMF 2016 DONORS
(as of July 1)

FESTIVAL SPONSORS
Mollie Baldwin Foley
Diane and F. Sherman Hoyt
Holly and Brendan Kissane
The Foundation for Creative Achievement
Frank Wisneski and Lynn Dale

TENT SPONSORS
Sheila and Richard Morse

EVENT SPONSORS
Lee and Jack Barlow
Jane Carr and Andrew Hertig
Barbara and Fred Clifford
Cornelia and Steward Clifford
GAGNONtax, Judy and Bill Gagnon
Nancy Herndon
Nancy and John Powell
The Village at Duxbury

COMPETITION SPONSORS
Wendy and Vince Spiziri

FULL STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP
SPONSORS
Safe Foundation
Kathy and Warren Skillman
Pat and Wilfred Sheehan

STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP SPONSORS
Mary and Marshall Carter
Mary Danner
Motoko and Gordon Deane
Rebecca and James Garrett
Cheri and Dan Haas
Donne and Frank Holden
Mimi and Joe Jannetty
Linda and Gerald Jones
Diane Keller
Barbara and Morgan Lamarche
Hilary and Richard Lucier
Merck Foundation
Michael and Christine Puzo
Mary and Jerry Steinke
Carolyn and Richard Wadsworth
Jason Wolfson

VAN SPONSOR
Francis R. Doran Insurance Agency

FESTIVAL FRIENDS
Julia and Stephen Adams
Alliance Bernstein
Nancy Riegel
Sylvia and Dwight Rost

FESTIVAL DONORS
Shirley Amory
Katherine and William Dixon
Jeannie and Robert Fawcett
Lyell and Kurt Franke
Susan and Louis Jannetty
Courtney and Gregg Jordan
Anne Morgan
Amy and Brian Sack
Holly and Charles Weilbrenner

FESTIVAL FANS
Mary and William Benjes
Jeannine Brayman
Richard Brown
Elizabeth and Thomas Bullock
Maureen and John Cataudella
Anne Marie and Anthony DiBona
Constance and John Enniss
Jane and George Fogg
Stephanie and Patrick Gagnon
Shirley and David Jenkins
Marilyn and Stephen Kaszynski
Carol Loring
Nancy and Thomas O'Neill
Olga and Richard Rothschild
Patricia Shea
Larence Smith
Catherine and Joel Stein
Cheryl and Charles Tufankjian
Lanci and Page Valentine
Freja Wagner

CONCERT HOSTS
PENMOR AVIATION, Sheila and Richard Morse
SHORELINE AVIATION, Ann Pollard, Keith Douglass
Holly and Brendan Kissane
Reggie and Steve McCormack
Kathy and Jack Shield

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Events & Tickets

2016 Duxbury Music Festival

Subscription sales open May 24
Individual concert ticket sales open June 1

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Accessibility:  The Ellison Center for the Arts, First Parish Church and the Village at Duxbury are fully handicapped accessible.  For more information regarding a visit to the Ellison Center for the Arts review Know Before You Go. For information regarding the accessibility at other Duxbury Music Festival venues please contact Amy Schomp at 781-749-7565 ext. 19 or the South Shore Conservatory office at the Ellison Center for the Arts at 781-934-2731 ext. 11.

Accomodations:  A limited number of large-print programs will be available at each performance for guests with low vision/vision impairments.  At the Ellison Center for the Arts, we can accommodate a variety of special seating requests (chairs with armrests, extra space for a wheelchair or a service animal).  If you would benefit from these accommodations, please identify yourself to one of our volunteers so they can assist you.

For box office information please call 781-934-2731, ext. 23.

DMF 2016 program booklet Download

Performance Venue Key:
ECA = Ellison Center for the Arts, 64 St. George Street
PH = Private Home, TBA
FP = First Parish
TG = Duxbury Town Green, Washington Street and Harden Hill Road
VAD = The Village at Duxbury
July 17, 6:30 pm
SEASIDE OPENING CONCERT and Reception
sponsored by Holly & Brendan Kissane
picture of violinist Andre Previn's Trio for oboe, bassoon & piano; Mozart's Violin Concerto No. 4 in D Major, K. 218, soloist Ahra Cho, first-prize winner of DMF 2015 Concerto Competition; Claude Bolling's Suite for Violin and Jazz Piano Trio.

PH, $60


July 18, 4:30 pm
FESTIVAL RECITAL
sponsored by Nancy Herndon
ECA, Free
July 19, 6:30 pm
THE PIANO MAN
sponsored by Frank Wisneski & Lynn Dale
picture of Billy Joel Cabaret Concert, light bites served during concert An evening of the music and magic of Billy Joel. Share an evening of hit songs and lyrics by the American treasure, Billy Joel, including early gems like Piano Man, New York State of Mind, Moving Out as well as later ones, like And So it Goes and Allentown.

FP, $60

July 20, 4:30 pm
FESTIVAL RECITAL
sponsored by Barbara & Fred Clifford
ECA, Free

July 21, 6:30 pm
BARN FACULTY CONCERT and Reception
sponsored by Kathy and Jack Shields
Featuring Francaix String Trio: Franck Violin Sonata; and Martinu Variations on a Theme of Rossini
PH, $125

July 22, 7 pm
MOTOWN ON THE GREEN
sponsored by GAGNONtax
records Under the tent on Duxbury Town Green
TG, $15/$5

Join us as we celebrate "dancing in the street" on the Duxbury Green; motor with us as we make our way on West Grand Boulevard to Hitsville USA; share in the great pop-influenced soul music of Martha and the Vandellas, the Temptations, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, the Four Tops, the Jackson 5, and the Supremes, among others.

$50 family maximum

Adult $15

Children $5

July 23, 6:30 pm
RHYTHM & BLUES ON THE GREEN
sponsored by Mollie Baldwin Foley
Island Creek Oyster Bar l Rum Swizzles l Buffet Dinner
Dance Music by In the House l Cash Bar l Raffle for John Henry's BoSox Tickets l Bermudas and Vintage Lilly Pulitzer Attire
TG

 

$90 Ticket

table for 8 @ $720

July 24, 10:30 am
FAMILYFEST
sponsored by Foundation for Creative Achievement

National award-winner Beethoven's Wig in concert along with SSC movement, music and arts activities including: Dance Party! | Time Train percussion | Family Music and Music Together®| Face Painting and Art Project!, food and more!
TG

$30 family max

Adult $10

Child $5

July 24, 5:00 pm
SUNDAY IN THE PARK
sponsored by Nancy and John Powell
DMF faculty and students in recital
TG, Free
July 25, 6:30 pm
FACULTY CONCERT and Reception
sponsored by Reggie and Steve McCormack
Featuring Mozart Piano Quartet in G Minor, K. 478 and Brahms Piano Quartet No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 60

PH, $125
sold out

July 26, 4:30 pm
FESTIVAL RECITAL
sponsored by Lee & Jack Barlow
ECA, Free
July 27, 7:30 pm
ALL THAT JAZZ CONCERT
with Snug Harbor Wine tasting

Featuring music from Gershwin's Porgy and Bess, Templeton: Pocket-size Sonata No. 2 for clarinet and piano, Brubeck: Point on Jazz for Two pianos and a Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald, Celebrating Ella.
ECA, $40

July 28, 4:00 pm
FESTIVAL RECITAL
sponsored by Village at Duxbury
VAD, Free
July 29, 7:00 pm
WINNERS CONCERT and farewell reception and Snug Harbor Wine tasting
sponsored by Diane & Sherm Hoyt
Featuring winners of the DMF Solo and Chamber Competitions
ECA, $60

DMF Tent Sponsored by Sheila and Richard Morse


 

Performance Venue Key:
ECA = Ellison Center for the Arts, 64 St. George Street
FP = First Parish Church
PH = Private Home, TBA
TG = Duxbury Town Green, Washington Street and Harden Hill Road
VAD = The Village at Duxbury

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