SOFA 2016--Participants and Programs
North Penn HS String Orchestra
North Penn SD—Erica Milbourne
In the Bleak Midwinter—Gustav Holst/ arr. John Leavitt
Soloists—Neil Goh, Noelle Horrell, Micaela Greco, Eunteak An
Tico Tico—Zequinha de Abreu/ arr. Bob Lipton


North Penn HS String Chamber Orchestra
North Penn SD—Erica Milbourne
Fugue from L’Estro Armonico—A. Vivaldi/ J.S. Bach
Dia de Los Muertos—Richard Meyer


Germantown Academy Strings
Christopher Horner
“Rondo” from Abdelazer—Purcell/ arr. Isaac
Andante—Telemann/ arr. Hellem
“Allegro” from Brandenburg Concerto #3—J.S. Bach/ arr. Isaac


UNAMI MS String Ensemble
Central Bucks SD—Hannah Pak
Raider’s March—John Williams/ arr. C. Custer
Con Te Partiro—Sartori, Quarantotto, & Peterson/ arr. T. Ricketts
Themes from Symphony No. 7 (Allegretto)—Beethoven/ arr. Gruselle & Keiser—
A compilation by director, Hannah Pak


Sandy Run MS Symphonic Strings
Upper Dublin SD—Mae Huang
“Alborada” from Capriccio Espagnol—Rimsky-Korsakov—Soloist, Lucas Lin, violin
“Fandango Asturiano” from Capriccio Espagnol—Rimsky-Korsakov


Haverford MS String Ensemble
Haverford SD—Joseph Brennan
Fun, Fun, Fun—Brian Wilson & Mike Love/ arr. Larry Moore
Chant, Chorale, and Dance—Bill Calhoun
Concert Piece for Strings—Elliot Del Borgo


Perkiomen Valley HS, Select Strings
Perkiomen Valley SD—Steve Suloman
“Allegro” from Sonata #1—Telemann/ arr. Mosier
Air with Variation #14 for Cello and String Orchestra—DeBeriot/ arr. Frost—
Soloist—David Wang, cello
“The Walzer” from the Serenade for Strings in C Major—Tchaikovsky


Upper Dublin HS String Orchestra
Upper Dublin SD—Virginia Herrmann
“Kyrie” from Requiem K626—Mozart/ arr. Doan
Theme from “Schindler’s List”—John Williams/ arr. Custer
Concerto Grosso in D Minor, Op. 3, No. 11, 1st Mvt.—A. Vivaldi/ arr. Isaac
Sospiri—Edward Elgar
Today—Robert Gardner


Upper Dublin HS Sophisticated Strings
Upper Dublin SD—Virginia Herrmann
Follow the Drinking Gourd—Spiritual arr. Gruselle
Catharsis—Amy Cann/ arr. Bob Phillips
Deep River—Spiritual arr. Gruselle
Radioactive—arranged by Larry Moore



Lower Moreland HS String Orchestra
Lower Moreland SD—Dr. Sarah Gulish
Say Something—A Great Big World/ arr. Smith
Soloists—Marjanna Smith, Amy Yoon, Julie Gang
Farandole—Bizet/ arr. Isaac


Plymouth Whitemarsh HS String Orchestra
Colonial SD—Elise Derewitz
Rondo—Purcell/ arr. Stroud—Soloists –Leah Schick & Anna Schick, violins,
Robbie Gotman, viola & Federica Andino-Vega, cello
Adventure on Bainbridge Island—Alan Lee Silva
Soloists—Leah Schick, violin & Federica Andino-Vega, cello


Lower Moreland HS Chamber Strings
Lower Moreland SD—Dr. Sarah Gulish
Clair de Lune—Debussy/ arr. Lipton
Brandenburg Concerto No. 2, Mvt. 1 (abridged)—J.S. Bach/ arr. Isaac


Cheltenham HS Chamber Orchestra
Cheltenham SD—Matthew Hoy
“Intermezzo” from Cavalleria Rusticana—Mascagni/ arr. Simpson
“Overture” from L’Arlesienne Suite No. 1—Bizet/ arr. Ryden
Perseus—Soon Hee Newbold


Perkiomen Valley MS East, Select Strings
Perkiomen Valley SD—Liz Shafman
Drifen—Atwell
Symphony No. 16, Mvt. III, “Finale”—Haydn/ arr. Dackow
“Allegro” from Concerto Grosso—Handel/ arr. Dackow


Perkiomen Valley MS West, 7th & 8th Grade Orchestra
Perkiomen Valley SD—Stan Yoder
Dance of the Tumblers—Rimsky-Korsakov/ arr. Lipton
Fantasia For Strings—Elliot Del Borgo
Echoes of Bartok—Bartok/ arr. Cummings


Penndale MS String Orchestra
North Penn SD—Erica Milbourne
Furiant—Elliot Del Borgo
Oh What Fun—Bud Caputo
Soloists—Annie Shin (violin), Andrew Wang (piano), Tanya Kler (perc.)


Gwynedd Square & Inglewood ES Advanced Strings
North Penn SD—Krista Feliciani
Undercurrents—Sean O’Laughlin
Pirate’s Code—Steven J. Campbell
Afterburn—Randall Standridge/ arr. Cameron Law


Bridle Path & Montgomery ES Select Strings
North Penn SD—Ralph Jackson
Te Dije—Andy Patterson
The Texians—Carold Nunez
Point Lookout (A Fantasy on Civil War Songs)—Brian Balmages


Pennbrook & Pennfield MS Honors
North Penn SD—Dah-veed Pimentel