2016-2017 Season




 Musical Art Society of Branford
2016-2017 Season
  our Ninety-Seventh season!

Our "MAS" motto!  M=Membership  A=Attendance  S=Scholarship
 
Programs Coming Up:

January 29, 2017
2:00 PM
Blacktstone Library

Musical Art Society of Branford presents the Branford High School Showcase

of Talent. This year, Musical Art Society will feature a wide range of fresh

and beautiful singing and playing by the Music Makers and the

BHS Orchestra. These wonderful ensembles are conducted by

Ms. Cathyann Roding and Ms. Mallory Legman.

We thank the Library for hosting this event.

 

Come and enjoy this free concert, January 29, 2017 at 2:00 PM at

the James Blackstone Memorial Library Auditorium, 758 Main St.

Branford, CT. Information is available at the Library or by calling

Martha Medford, 203 481 6952.





Coming Up:

Alice Collins Memorial Scholarship Concert

Jim & Liz Beloff

Friday, February 24, 2017 – 7:30 P

(Snow Date: Friday, March 3rd)

First Congregational Church - Pilgrim Hall – On the Green

1009 Main St. – Branford, CT

Tickets: Carol Titcomb – 203 488-3088

General Public: $15 – Members: $12 – Students: $6

Jim & Liz Beloff are national and international performers who take their audience on a

journey with the help of their beloved ukuleles. Bring your ukulele and join the fun or listen

and enjoy the musical and vocal stylings of this talented couple.

The concert is a fundraiser for the annual Alice Collins Memorial Scholarship.

To date the Musical Art Society of Branford has provided over $50,000 in scholarships to local

students advancing their careers in the arts. This goal could not have been achieved without

the support of the Branford community. THANK YOU!

For more information, please contact: Chris Cohen – 203 453-0287








Past Programs
 

Friday November 18, 2016
7:30 PM


2nd Company Connecticut Governor's Foot Guard
Dance Band
The Historically Significant 2nd Company
brings their Dance Band to perform for us

First Congregational Church
Pilgrim Fellowship Hall
1009 Main Street,
Branford, CT
Bring your dancing shoes!

Info: Arlene Steinlauf:  203-488-6837






Bear Minimum
September 23, 2016
7:30 PM
Blackstone Library Auditorium
758 Main Street
Branford, CT




Bear Minimum is a bluegrass flavored duet that remembers the old-country sound. 

Dave "Tex" Orlomoski from Barkhamsted, CT and Dave Shaw from Belmont, NH make up the duo Bear Minimum, performing old country and bluegrass music in the traditional brother duet style.  They've been playing as a duo for the past several years, showcasing their Louvin Brothers and Delmore Brothers style of singing.  In 2015 they released their first recording, " The Automobile of Life " on the Open Road label.  Both men are multi-instrumentalists and vocalists, playing various combinations of guitar, mandolin, banjo and fiddle.

 

For more information:  Barbara Shaw at b.shaw@snet.net or (203) 481-2819


Prior to the Concert:
Please join us in the Lucy Hammer Room at 6:45 for a general meeting as we start our new season.  Hear about plans for upcoming concerts and our scholarship fundraiser and see how you can get involved











Help support our annual scholarship awarded to a high school senior planning to study music in college.

Musical Art Society of Branford
 
  If you are interested in becoming a member send dues to:
Christine Cohen, Treasurer
47 Mustang Drive
Guilford, CT 06437
 
Dues are $25 for individuals and $30 for families
Download a membership form below.
















 






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