AGO Music Community Events

2017-2018


Kathleen Scheide, Coordinator
calendar@agophila.org

Thursday, October 12, 12:30 PM

Mark Steinbach, organist. Free. Princeton University-Chapel, Nassau and Washington Rds., NJ eplutz@princeton.edu 609.258.3016 www.princeton.edu/~choir

Friday, October 13, 7:30 PM

The Practitioners of Musick with John Burkhalter on English and small flutes and Donovan Klotzbeacher on harpsichord. Freewill offering. Reception follows. Church of the Holy Spirit, 2871 Barndt Road @ Sumneytown Pike, Harleysville, PA 215.234.8020 www.churchoftheholyspirit.us

Friday, October 13, 9:00 PM

Organist Michael Britt accompanies the silent film, Phantom of the Opera. Free admission. Princeton University-Chapel, Nassau and Washington Rds., Princeton NJ eplutz@princeton.edu 609.258.3016 www.princeton.edu/~choir

Sunday, October 15, 4:00 PM

Concert and CD Release Party: 125th anniversary of Herbert Howells. A new recording of the complete works for organ, performed by Andrew Senn. First Presbyterian Church, 21st and Walnut Sts, (Center City) Philadelphia PA www.fpcphila.org 215.567.0532 www.andrewsenn.com

Sunday, October 15, 5:00 PM

Choral evensong sung by Saint Paul’s Adult Choir. Music by Sowerby, Leighton, Conte, and Radcliffe. Reception. St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 22 E Chestnut Hill Ave, Philadelphia PA 215.242.2055 www.stpaulschestnuthill.org

Sunday, October 15, 5:00 PM

Organ and Song: European organist Zoltan Borbely in concert with the Choral Scholars of First Presbyterian Church, 130 W. Miner St., West Chester PA 19382. Free, offering received. Part of the Column Classics fine arts series.

Sunday, October 15, 7:00 PM

Compline, Saint Peter's Compline Choir, Darryl Roland, Director. Freewill donation. St. Peter's Episcopal Church, 313 Pine St, Philadelphia PA roland@stpetersphila.org 215.925.5968 www.stpetersphila.org

Thursday, October 19, 12:30 PM

Robert Lehman, organist. Free. Princeton University-Chapel, Nassau and Washington Rds., Princeton NJ eplutz@princeton.edu 609.258.3016 www.princeton.edu/~choir

Sunday, October 22, 3:00 PM

Welcome the People: The Musical Legacy of the Reformation. Piffaro Band and The Rose Ensemble. Christ Church Christiana Hundred, 505 Buck Rd, Wilmington, DE 19807. 302.655.3379 www.christchurchde.org

Sunday, October 22, 4:00 PM

Rededication of the Haskell Organ at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Honey Brook. Andrew Heller and Mary Elizabeth Campbell will be joined by the St. Mark’s choir with guests and woodwind ensemble. 1040 Chestnut Tree Rd., Honey Brook, PA 19344 610.942.2365 www.stmarkshb.org

Thursday, October 26, 12:30 PM

Jackson Borges, organist. Free. Princeton University-Chapel, Nassau and Washington Rds., Princeton NJ eplutz@princeton.edu 609.258.3016 www.princeton.edu/~choir

Friday, October 27, 6:00 PM

"Tunes from the Crypt: Spooky Organ Music for Halloween" with Joanne K. Owen, Organ. Works by Bach, Boellmann, Mulet, Bedell. Sponsored by Music Around the County / Salem County Arts Alliance prior to Salem City’s Ghost Tour. Free admission. St. John's Episcopal Church, 76 Market Street, Salem NJ 856.769.3212

Sunday, October 29, 4:00 PM

"Now Thank We All Our God" A hymn festival celebrating 500 years of the Protestant Reformation. Freewill offering. Overbrook Presbyterian Church, 6376 City Avenue (Corner of Lancaster and City Avenues), Philadelphia www.overbrookpresb.org

Sunday, October 29, 4:00 PM

10th Anniversary Organ Concert with St. David's Choirs, the Fairmount Brass, organists Clair Rozier and Elaine Sonnenberg. Reception. 3:00 Pre-Concert Discussion led by Lynn Dobson and John Panning. St. David's Episcopal Church, 763 South Valley Forge Road, Wayne www.stdavidschurch.org crozier@stdavidschurch.org

Friday, November 3, 8:00 PM

The Abington Symphony Orchestra and Oratorio Choir reflect on the 500th anniversary of the beginning of the Protestant Reformation. Bach’s Cantata 80 and Mendelssohn’s Symphony 5, both built on “A Mighty Fortress.” Freewill offering. Abington Presbyterian Church, 1082 Old York Rd Abington, PA 19001-4593. 215.887.4530

Sunday, November 5, 3:00 PM

Eric Plutz, organist, The Ballroom, Longwood Gardens. Free with Gardens admission. Longwood Gardens, 1001 Longwood Road, Kennett Square, PA https://longwoodgardens.org

Sunday, November 5 4:00 PM

Choral Evensong, Saint Peter's Choir of Boys, Girls and Adults, Darryl Roland, Director. Saint Peter's Church at 3rd and Pine, Philadelphia, PA 19106. Freewill offering. 215.925.5968, roland@stpetersphila.org, www.stpetersphila.org

Sunday, November 5, 4:30 PM

Prelude, Jackson Borges, organist. 5:00 Choral evensong: Remembrance of the Beloved Departed. Bainton, Neswick, Sowerby, Walker. Christ Church Christiana Hundred, 505 E. Buck Road, Wilmington, DE 19807 www.christchurchde.org/worship/music/music-events/concerts 302.655.3379

Thursday, November 9, 8:00 PM

Sophie-Veronique Cauchefer-Choplin, organist. Free. Princeton University Chapel, Nassau Street & Washington Road, Princeton, NJ 609.258.3016

Saturday, November 11, 7:00 PM

David Hearn and Friends: Heroic Music for Organ & Brass. Reception. Suggested donation: $20 / Adult, No donation is requested for persons under 18. Christ Church Christiana Hundred, 505 E. Buck Road, Wilmington, DE 19807 www.christchurchde.org/worship/music/music-events/concerts 302.655.3379

Sunday, November 12, 3:00 PM

Chamber Music at Bournelyf presents Moravian Music with choir and strings. Jeffrey Gemmell, Millersville University, conductor. Suggested donation $20/10. Church of the Loving Shepherd, 1066 South New Street, West Chester, PA 19382 http://www.lovingshepherd.org 610.692.5662 (response line)

Thursday, November 16, 12:30 PM

Robert Poovey, organist. Free. Princeton University Chapel, Nassau Street & Washington Road, Princeton, NJ 609.258.3016

Friday, November 17, 7:30 PM

Cordus Mundi, Southeastern Pennsylvania's male a cappella choir in concert. Freewill offering. Reception. Church of the Holy Spirit, 2871 Barndt Road at Sumneytown Pike, Harleysville, PA 215.234.8020 www.churchoftheholyspirit.us

Friday, November 17, 8:00 PM

Eric Plutz, organist. “From Darkness to Light,” works from somber to joyful. Free. Princeton University Chapel, Nassau Street & Washington Road, Princeton, NJ 609.258.3016

Sunday, November 19, 4:00 PM

Greg Zelek, principal organist, Madison WI Symphony Orchestra, Free admission. St. Mary's Episcopal Church, 18 White Horse Pike Haddon Heights, NJ 856.547.3240

Sunday, November 19, 7:00 PM

Compline, Saint Peter's Compline Choir, Darryl Roland, Director. Saint Peter's Church at 3rd and Pine, Philadelphia, PA 19106. Freewill donation. 215.925.5968, roland@stpetersphila.org, www.stpetersphila.org.

Thursday, November 30, 12:30 PM

Nolan Anthony, organist. Free. Princeton University Chapel, Nassau Street & Washington Road, Princeton, NJ 609.258.3016

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