CNY’s own Nick Ziobro and Julia Goodwin delight you and your sweetheart with your favorite romantic tunes from the Great American Songbook. It’ll be a Valentine’s Day you won’t forget!
The Music of George Gershwin (medley)
Someone to Watch Over Me
Come Fly With Me
Ain’t That a Kick in the Head
They Can’t Take That Away From Me
The Music of Cole Porter (medley)
Standing on the Corner
My Funny Valentine
Day in Day Out
Make it a Date Night with special add-ons from Epicuse! (order by Feb. 10 at 10AM)
|Option #1: $25
Cheese Board for 2
• Vermeer Gouda, Holland
• Le Gruyere, Switzerland
• Belletoile Brie, FranceSelection of 3 cheeses with accoutrements
|Option #2: $35
Cheese and Charcuterie Board for 2
• Alma-Blu Blue, Minnesota
• Mantoro Manchego, Wisconsin
• Vermont Creamery Cremont, Vermont
• Proscuitto and Coppa
Selection of 3 cheeses and 2 cured meats with accoutrements
|Option #3: $10
Dessert Duo (one of each)
• Strawberry Cheesecake
• Dark Chocolate Raspberry Cupcake
|WINE: Both wines will be featured in a pre-concert tasting with American Wine Society Member Jim Beckman and Symphoria Principal Pops Conductor Sean O’Loughlin. Both wines will pair with the boards even though the Petit-Petit is paired for the dessert|
|Option #4: $25
M. Chapoutier “La Ciboise” Blanc, Luberon (France)Wine Enthusiast 91 points – Smoke and dusty mineral tones accent zesty pineapple and pear in this full-bodied, freshly concentrated blend of six regional white-grape varieties. The palate is concentrated but irresistibly quaffable, with a pristine and mineral finish.
|Option #5: $25
Michael David Winery Petite Petit, Lodi (California)Wine Enthusiast 90 points – This admittedly huge wine offers tamed tannins, with a generous dose of spicy oak and a hint of sweetness that seem to absorb some of the astringency.
Sean O’Loughlin (b.1972) is the Principal Pops Conductor of Symphoria, the exciting new symphony in Syracuse, NY and the newly appointed Principal Pops Conductor of the Victoria Symphony in Victoria, B.C. Canada. He is a fresh voice and a rising name in the music world. His music ...
Sean O’Loughlin (b.1972) is the Principal Pops Conductor of Symphoria, the exciting new symphony in Syracuse, NY and the newly appointed Principal Pops Conductor of the Victoria Symphony in Victoria, B.C. Canada. He is a fresh voice and a rising name in the music world. His music is characterized by vibrant rhythms, passionate melodies, and colorful scoring. Commissions from the Boston Pops Orchestra, the Los Angeles Philharmonic and the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra highlight and showcase his diverse musical abilities. As a conductor, he has led performances with the Boston Pops Orchestra, the San Francisco Symphony, the Chicago Symphony, the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra, the Minnesota Orchestra, the Dallas Symphony, the Vancouver Symphony, the Atlanta Symphony, the Baltimore Symphony, the Houston Symphony, the Victoria Symphony and the Seattle Symphony amongst others. He was the assistant conductor and arranger for a production of Sgt. Pepper Live in Las Vegas featuring the band Cheap Trick. He has served as conductor for national and world-wide tours with Josh Groban, Sarah McLachlan and the Jerry Garcia Symphonic Celebration. He has also appeared on ABC’s Good Morning America with Josh Groban and NBC’s “A Very Pentatonix Christmas.”
Recent collaborations include such artists as Sarah McLachlan, Adele, Josh Groban, Pentatonix, Steven Tyler and Joe Perry, Kelly Clarkson, Diana Ross, Journey, Melissa Etheridge, Weird Al Yankovic, Blue Man Group, Janelle Monáe, Audra McDonald, Hall and Oates, Gloria Estefan, the Indigo Girls, Diana Krall, Itzhak Perlman, Natalie Merchant, Chris Isaak, Pink Martini, Brandi Carlile, The Decemberists, Martina McBride, Josh Ritter, Gloria Gaynor and others. The Los Angeles Times calls his orchestrations “…magnificent and colorful” while adding “…even more dimension…” to the compositions. Daily Variety heralds Sean’s writing as “most impressive …” with a “wide range of coloring in the orchestra…” that “…adds heft and rolling energy.
Through his growing number of commissioned and published works, Sean is excited to continue contributing to the rich history of orchestral and wind band literature. His music is published by Excelcia Music, Hal Leonard and Carl Fischer. He is a frequent guest conductor with professional orchestras around the country and abroad. An annual ASCAP Special Awards winner, Sean was a composition fellow at the Henry Mancini Institute in Los Angeles, and holds composition degrees from New England Conservatory and Syracuse University.