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Vaughan Williams Serenade to Music and Anton Bruckner Te Deum

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Sunday, April 12, 2015 at 3pm 

Vaughan Williams Serenade to Music and

Anton Bruckner Te Deum – Alto Soloist 

Bangor Symphony Orchestra 

Collins Center for the Arts, Bangor, ME

Bangor Symphony OrchestraThe BSO’s 119th season closes with a program of uplifting and spiritual works, beginning with Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Jennifer Higdon’s blue cathedral. The concert also features Brahms’ Variation on a Theme of Joseph Haydn before the orchestra is joined by the University of Maine Singers and Oratorio Society for Vaughan-Williams’ Serenade to Music. The program and season concludes appropriately with Bruckner’s larger than life setting of the Te Deum, a performance you won’t want to miss!

https://bangorsymphony.org/

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“Springtime in Paris”

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Saturday, March 14th  2015,  6-9:30 PM

“Springtime in Paris”

Le Club Calumet, 334 Northern Avenue, Augusta

Tour eiffelImagine listening to the songs of Edith Piaf. Excellent food, with exquisite CanCan women showing you to your table. We invite you to escape – briefly – Maine’s mud and cold, and enjoy “Springtime in Paris’ at Le Club Calumet in Augusta, Saturday, March 14, 2014 from 6-9:30 p.m.  Sponsored by French at UMA and the Maine French Heritage Language Program,  come enjoy the French “joie de vivre” in a lively and fun setting!       Concert sung both in French and English

http://www.calumetclub.com/

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Bangor Symphony Soirée

 

Saturday, March 7th,  at 6-10 pm

Bangor Symphony Fundraiser

Grace Theatre at Husson University,  Bangor

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Join us for our seventh annual Symphony Soiree, which will be held on Saturday, March 7, 2015, 6-10 p.m., at the Gracie Theatre at Husson University in Bangor. All proceeds will benefit the Bangor Symphony and Bangor Symphony Youth Orchestras. The evening will feature performances by members of the Bangor Symphony Youth Orchestras and guest pianist Norman Krieger and vocalist Joelle Morris with Maestro Lucas Richman, as well as a live and silent auction with many fabulous items!

http://www.bangorsymphony.org/page/866-608/symphony-soiree

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Music of Surrealism

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Friday, March 6th 2015 at 7:30pm

“Music of Surrealism” 

Nordica Auditorium  

University of Maine at Farmington

The red orchestra - Salvador DaliIn collaboration with the students and faculty of the French, English and Music departments at UMF,  Joelle Morris and pianist Bridget Convey presents the music of Kurt Weill, Erik Satie, Francis Poulenc, Darius Milhaud, Arthur Honnegger and Olivier Messiaen.

We will explore in music, the revolutionary movement of 1920’s surrealism; aimed to highlight elements of surprise, the absurd, unexpected juxtapositions and non sequitur, through the leaders of the Surrealism movement such as artists Salvador Dali, René Magritte, writers Jean Cocteau, André Breton and others.   Concert presented both in French and in English.

https://www.facebook.com/events/720034588095052 

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Bal Folk

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Saturday February 21, 2015 at 6-8 pm

Bal Folk – French Dance Music

Maple Tree Community School

12 Church Street, Readfield, Maine

Bal FolkJoin us and dance to music provided by the band Nouveau Chapeau, including our very own accordionist Gary Chapin and singer Joelle Morris with the fabulous caller Marie Wendt! Supper Buffet 5-6 pm.   Free will offering,  Proceeds Benefit the UU Community Church of Augusta.

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Airs de Cour

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Saturday February 7th 2015 at 7pm

Airs de Cour – Music of Louis XIII

St Luke’s Cathedral Chapel, 143 State Street, Portland, ME

With Timothy Neill Johnson, tenor and Timothy Burris, lute and theorboLe concert / National Gallery of Ireland /Gerrit van Honthorst

This rich repertoire, by composers such as Pierre Guédron, Gabriel Bataille, and Adrien LeRoy, transports the audience into the court of Versailles of 17th-century France.  We will take the listener into a world full of passionate expression, the emotions of love’s innocence, and the bawdy drinking song!       
 
http://www.portlandearlymusic.com/chapel-series/

 

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The Joelle Morris Studio Student Voice recital

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Sunday, January 18th at 2pm

Snow Pond Community Music School,

8 Goldenrod Lane, Sidney

Student voice recitalStudents of the Joelle Morris Voice Studio come together to perform selections of British, French, Italian and Spanish art songs and musical theater.   Free and open to the public.

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Proudly introducing my new Christmas album “C’est Noël!”

Proudly introducing my new Christmas album “C’est Noël!”

As featured on Channel 6 “207” !! See here videos of “O Holy Night” and “Ave Maria” 

Accompanied by Bridget Convey on piano and recorded live at the incredible Franco Center in Lewiston, Maine, this new album showcases favorite sacred melodies and lively French carols such as “Il est né le divin enfant”, “Cantique de Noël”, “Pie Jesu”, “Un flambeau Jeannette, Isabelle”…


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Comes in a jewel case CD pack with cover picture by Jamie Ribisi-Braley –  http://www.jamieribisi.com 

 
 

Also on sale at Made Maine & More stores in Augusta and Waterville.

DIGITAL DOWNLOAD $7 USD

For immediate download of 9-track album in your choice of high-quality MP3, FLAC, or just about any other format you could possibly desire, visit my bandcamp page.

Recorded live at the Franco Center, Lewiston – May 2013
Joëlle Morris – Mezzo-Soprano
Bridget Convey – Piano
Bob Colwell – Audio recording and mastering
Jamie Ribisi-Braley – Cover picture

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New Students

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Currently accepting new students – all ages and levels

Voice lessons in Winthrop and at the Snow Pond Community Music School in Sidney.

 

Slots still available on Tuesday and Fridays

 

Please contact Joelle at joellemezzo@gmail.com

 

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C’est Noel

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Saturday December 6th 2014 at 7:30 pm

 “C’est Noël!

Franco Center, Lewiston, ME

Joëlle Morris

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Come celebrate the holidays with Joëlle, pianist Bridget Convey and flutist Christopher Lansley, as they set the mood for Christmas by featuring colorful carols from around the world including those of France and Quebec. With beautiful lyrical melodies such as “Cantique de Noël,” familiar to Anglophones as “O Holy night,” to sparkling folk tunes such as “Il est né le divin enfant” and “Un flambeau, Jeannette, Isabelle” our beloved duo will enchant you with the lively, joyful tunes of your youth.

http://www.francocenter.org/