Adagio

Guitar / Flute or Guitar / Violin Classical Duo

About Adagio

Adagio is a guitar and flute or guitar and violin duo that specializes in elegant, classical acoustic music for intimate performance spaces, such as wedding ceremonies, cocktails, dinner events, or entertainment at wineries and upscale restaurants.

Guitar and Flute

Guitar and Flute Audio Clips

Solo Flute

Fantasie in Bb – Andante – Telemann

Fantasie in Bb – Allegro – Telemann

Wedding Ceremony

Bridal Chorus – Wagner

Wedding March – Mendelssohn

Canon in D – Pachelbel

Flower Song (Duet) – Delibes

Gymnopedie #1 – Satie

Minuet – Boccherini

Spring (From Four Seasons) – Vivaldi

All I Ask of You – A.L. Webber

Musette – Bach

Gavotte – Handel

Serenade – Schubert

Cocktails / Private Party

Romanza Andaluza – Sarasate

Cavatina – Myers

Blue Bossa – Dorham

Take 5 – Brubeck

Bungle in the Jungle – Tull

Fiddler on the Roof – standard

Garryowen – Irish standard

Misty – Jazz standard

Solo Guitar

Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring – Bach

The Entertainer – Scott Joplin

Concerto in D – Vivaldi

Midsummer’s Daydream

Guitarist Scot Silver

Guitarist Scot Silver majored in classical performance at West Chester University from 1987 to 1991. He earned the Hal Simons Memorial Award for Excellence in Music. Scot studied under Glenn Lyons while performing with the West Chester Classical Guitar Ensemble.

Scot advanced his jazz and pop playing through studies with Chuck Anderson. During that period, he began writing for both band and solo guitar. More about these projects can be found on ScotSilverMusic.com.

For Adagio, Scot is joined by one of two excellent performers, BelMary Lorcas or Rebecca Simon.

BelMary (violin)

BelMary is originally from Venezuela where she was part of the Internationally acclaimed “EL SISTEMA” and the Simon Bolivar Orchestra and Conservatory in Caracas. She has lived in the USA for over 15 years where she received her Master Degree in Music Education from Carnegie Mellon University. She is a Suzuki certified teacher with an extensive career in music education and performance. An active chamber musician, Ms. Lorcas has participated in recitals and music festivals in different venues in her native country as well as in the Philadelphia area.

Since she moved here in 2004, BelMary has been an active member of the Suzuki Association of the Americas, Greater Philadelphia Area Suzuki Association, is the Suzuki Academy Coordinator of the Community Music School in Collegeville, PA , performs with the “Gaudeamus Ensemble”, where she and Scot first met. Mrs. Lorcas is an active collaborator with “Casa de Venezuela” a non-profit organization for the Greater Philadelphia area. She has been performing with the “Ensemble Casa de Venezuela” since 2004 promoting and sharing her love for the folklore of her homeland. Since the Fall of 2013, Ms.Lorcas joined Arconetwork organization as the Junior Ensemble Conductor of the Elite Strings Program.She further joined the faculty team of Christopher Dock Mennonite High School in Lansdale,PA. Each summer BelMary is an a performing guest with the Chamber Art Music Festival in Madrid, Spain.

Rebecca (flute)

Rebecca Simon is a freelance performer and teacher in the Philadelphia area. She is the Professor of Flute at Wilkes University in Wilkes-Barre, PA. She is also on the faculties of Suburban Music School, Germantown Academy and Nelly Berman School of Music. She maintains a busy teaching schedule of over 40 students. Rebecca is an active performer and chamber musician. She plays with the Orchestra Society of Philadelphia and is a substitute with the world-renowned New World Symphony. She has also played with the Lancaster Symphony, the Maryland Chamber Orchestra, and the National Orchestral Institute.

Rebecca completed her Master’s Degree in Flute Performance at the Peabody Conservatory in May of 1999. There she performed regularly as principal flutist of the Peabody Concert Orchestra, the Peabody Wind Ensemble and Mount Vernon Winds Woodwind Quintet. In 1986, she won the Maryland State MTNA Collegiate Artist Competition and was chosen as first runner-up at the regional level.

Sample Songlists

Classical Songlist
  • Air – Bach
  • Andante – Mozart
  • Annie Laurie – trad.
  • Ave Maria
  • Bridal Chorus – Wagner
  • Canon in D – Vivaldi
  • Cavatina – Myers
  • Cradle Song – Duarte
  • Flower Song – Delibes
  • Gavotte – Handel
  • Gymnopedie #1 – Satie
  • Hornpipe(Alla Danza) – Handel
  • Hymn – Vangelis
  • Irlandaise – Bolling
  • Jesu, Joy of man’s desiring – Bach
  • Little Italian Song – Tchaikovsky
  • Love Song – Duarte
  • Menuet – Bach
  • Menuet – Rameau
  • Minuett in A – Boccherini
  • Musette – Bach
  • Pavane – Faure
  • Polonaise – Mozart
  • Romance – Beethoven
  • Serenade – Schubert
  • Siciliana – Bach
  • Sleeper’s Awake – Bach
  • Spring(from Four Seasons) – Vivaldi
  • The Swan – Saint-Saens
  • Trumpet Voluntary in D – Purcell
  • Wedding March – Mendelssohn
Jazz / Contemporary Songlist
  • A sunday Kind of Love – Etta James
  • A Thousand Years – Christina Perri
  • All Blues – Miles Davis
  • All I ask of you – Webber(from Phantom of the opera)
  • All my loving – the beatles
  • All the things you are
  • Angel eyes
  • Autumn leaves
  • Better Together – Jack Johnson
  • Black Orpheus
  • Blue Bossa
  • Blue Monk
  • Bungle in the jungle – Jethro Tull
  • Cantaloupe island – Hancock
  • Crash into me – Dave Matthews
  • Edelweiss – Rodgers/ Hammerstein (Sound of Music)
  • Eleanor Rigby – The beatles
  • Feels so good – Mangione
  • Fly me to the moon
  • Hallelujah – Leonard Cohen
  • Happy – The Rolling Stones
  • Here comes the sun – The Beatles
  • Just the 2 of us
  • Killing me softly
  • Lovesong – The Cure
  • Marry Me – Train
  • Marry You – Bruno Mars
  • Michelle – The Beatles
  • Misty
  • My favorite things
  • My girl
  • One Hand, One heart – Bernstein
  • Over the rainbow – (Wizard of OZ)
  • Someone like you – (Jeckyl and Hyde)
  • Spanish eyes
  • St. Elmo’s Fire theme
  • Take 5 – Brubeck/Desmond
  • When I’m 64 – Lennon/McCartney
  • You and I – Ingrid Michaelson
  • You are the sunshine of my life – Wonder
  • You’re my best friend – Queen
  • You’re my best friend – Queen
Solo Guitar Songlist
  • Ave Maria – Schubert
  • Bouree in Em – Bach
  • Canon in D – Vivaldi
  • Classical gas – Williams
  • Concerto in D – Vivaldi
  • El noy de la mare – Trad.
  • Granada Skies – Silver
  • Greensleeves – Trad.
  • Guardame las vacas – Narvaez
  • Gymnopedie #1 – Satie
  • Jesu, Joy of man’s desiring – Bach
  • Malaguena
  • Midsummer Night’s daydream – Emmett
  • Prelude #1 – Bach
  • Prelude #1 – Villa-Lobos
  • Prelude in Dm – Bach
  • Recuerdos de la Alhambra – Albeniz
  • Spanish Guitar Blues – Byrd
  • Spring from Four seasons – Vivaldi
  • The Entertainer – Joplin
Solo Guitar Jazz / Contemporary
  • A 1000 years – Christina Perri
  • All of me – John Legend
  • As time goes by
  • At last – Etta James
  • Autumn leaves
  • Better together – Jack Johnson
  • Black Orpheus
  • Blackbird – The Beatles
  • Blue Bossa
  • Blue Skies – Irving Berlin
  • Bubble toes – Jack Johnson
  • Can’t help falling in love – Elvis
  • Cantaloupe Island – Herbie Hancock
  • Cissy Strut – The Meters
  • Crash into me – Dave Matthews
  • Doc – Silver
  • Falling Slowly (from Once) – Hansard/Irglova
  • Girl From Ipanema – Jobim
  • Guataca City – Paquito D’Rivera
  • Hallelujah – Leonard Cohen
  • Happy – Pharrell
  • Here comes the sun – The Beatles
  • If only my heart were young – Bruno Bavata
  • Jitterbug Waltz – Fats Waller
  • Just the way you are – Bruno Mars
  • Lovesong – The Cure
  • Marry me – Train
  • Marry you – Bruno Mars
  • Meditation
  • Mediterranean Sundance – Al DiMeola
  • Michelle – The Beatles
  • My favorite things
  • My one and only love
  • Night in Tunisia
  • One Hand, One heart – Bernstein
  • Our day will come – Hilliard/Garson
  • Over the rainbow – Iz style
  • Oye como va – Puente/Santana
  • Perfect – Ed Sheeran
  • Photograph – Ed Sheeran
  • Rain Song – Led Zeppelin
  • Road Song – Wes Montgomery
  • Samba Pa Ti – Santana
  • Satellite – Dave Mathews Band
  • Satin doll
  • Smooth operator – Sade
  • Spanish Eyes – Al martino
  • Thinking out loud – Ed Sheeran
  • Tiger Mountain Peasant Song – Fleet Foxes
  • Time in a bottle – Jim Croce
  • Tuolomne – Eddie Vedder
  • VSQ – Chuck Anderson
  • Walk don’t run – The Ventures
  • Wicked Game – Chris Isaak
  • Yesterday – The Beatles
  • You and Me – Dave Mathews Band
  • You are the Sunshine of my life – Stevie Wonder
  • You name it – Silver