The Music of Friends

Past Performances – 2016

3 December 2016 – ALWM-11 performed “Classical Christmas” at St Margaret’s In-the-Pines Anglican Church in Scarborough, Ontario

  • Fanfare Jubiloso – James Curnow
  • Tempus Adest Floridum – 13th Century/arr. Rita Arendz
  • Une Jeune Pucelle – French Traditional – Soloist David Murrell
  • Huron Indian Carol – Jean de Brebeuf/arr. Morley Calvert
  • Troika from Lieutenant Kije Suite, Op 61 – Sergei Prokovieff/arr. Rita Arendz
  • Winterdream – Thomas Rueedi – Soloist – Fred Haire
  • Etude-Tableau, Op. 33, No. 6 – Sergie Rachmaninoff – Soloist – David Murrell
  • Carol of the Bells – Mykola Leontovich/arr. David Hanson
  • In the Bleak Mid-Winter – Gustav Holst/arr. Rita Arendz
  • Christmas Day – Gustav Holst/arr. Michael Allen
  • Walking in the Air from The Snowman – Howard Blake
  • Christmas Cradle Song – Alfred Hollins/arr. Rita Arendz
  • Fugue from Prelude & Fugue in Eb Major BWV 552 (St. Anne) – J.S. Bach – Soloist – David Murrell
  • Silent Night Swing – Franz Gruber/arr. Michel Rondeau
  • I Wonder As I Wander – John Jacob Niles/arr. David Hanson
  • O Magnum Mysterium – Morten Lauridsen
  • Nisi Dominus from Vespers 1610 – Claudio Monteverdi/Arthur Frackenpohl
  • The Christmas Song – Mel Torme/arr. David Hanson

25 June 2016 – ALWM’s Brit-10-ish performs at the Ohio Brass Arts Festival (OBAF) in Gahanna, Ohio!  We’re one of the 2 “busker” groups performing between the brass bands participating in the Festival – Fun for all!


4 June 2016 – ALWM-5 – Our brass quintet performed for a private dinner function in Toronto.


1-2 April 2016 – ALWM’s Brit-10-ish performs at the North American Brass Band Association (NABBA) festival in Fort Wayne, Indiana.


20-21 February 2016 – members of ALWM participated in the Canadian Band Associations (Ontario Chapter)’s Inaugural Community Brass Band Weekend in Oshawa, Ontario.