AGO Music Community Events

2016-2017


Kathleen Scheide, Coordinator
calendar@agophila.org

Friday, May 19, 8:00 PM

Music at Abington presents Abington Symphony Orchestra and soloists. Freewill offering. Abington Presbyterian Church, 1082 Old York Rd, Abington PA 215.887.4530 www.apcusa.org/MusicatAbington

Saturday, May 20, 1:00 PM

Free at the Kimmel monthly Organ Demonstration! Join us for a very special Fred J. Cooper Memorial Organ demonstration as part of our FREE Kimmel Center tour! Once a month, our 1:00 pm tour will start with a 15 minute organ demonstration by AGO partners. Verizon Hall, The Kimmel Center 215.893.1999 www.kimmelcenter.org

Saturday, May 20, 2:00 PM

Norman Mackenzie, organist. Ticketed. Verizon Hall, The Kimmel Center 215.893.1999 www.kimmelcenter.org

Saturday, May 20, 4:00 PM

Dr Benjamin Harding plays solo piano works of Haydn, Mendelssohn, Liszt, and Chopin for the dedication recital of the new Mason & Hamlin Grand Piano. St. John's Anglican Church, 1150 Bristol Rd., Southampton Pa. Call 215.396.1970 for more information. Reception with the artist to follow.

Sunday, May 21, 10:45 AM

HOWARD HELVEY, renowned composer, arranger and pianist will lead a worship service featuring his music with the Chancel Choir of Covenant United Methodist Church (Sarah Batchelor, Organist/Director of Music). Covenant United Methodist Church, 212 W. Springfield Road, Springfield, PA 610.544.1400 www.covumc.com

Sunday, May 21, 5:00 PM

Legendary conductors Anton Armstrong and André Thomas with the BMPC Sanctuary Choir and Children and Youth Choirs, Singing City and the Singing City Children’s Choir, and the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia. Buy tickets $20/$15/$5 at singingcity.org Bryn Mawr Presbyterian Church, 625 Montgomery Ave, Bryn Mawr PA 610.525.2821 www.bmpc.org/programs/music-and-fine-arts

Friday, May 26, 8:00 PM

All Bach program #17 in a series of complete works performed by organist Stephen Williams. Concerto in G (Ernst), Kirnberger chorales, Clavierübung III – Four Duetti, Partita “O Gott, du frommer Gott,” A minor Prelude with Fugue. Cathedral Church of the Nativity, 321 Wyandotte St, Bethlehem PA www.nativitycathedral.org 610.865.0727 swilliams@nativitycathedral.org

Friday, June 2, 8:00 PM

All Bach program #18 in a series of complete works performed by organist Stephen Williams. C Major “9/8” prelude and fugue, Kirnberger chorales, Canonic Variations Vom Himmel Hoch, Trio No. 6 in G, Passacaglia. Cathedral Church of the Nativity, 321 Wyandotte St, Bethlehem PA 610.865.0727 www.nativitycathedral.orgswilliams@nativitycathedral.org

Sunday, June 4, 4:30 PM

4:30 Prelude, David Hearn, organist.
5:00 Pentecost Evensong with works by Jackson, Jennings, Sowerby and Sumsion. Christ Church Christiana Hundred, 505 Buck Rd, Wilmington, DE 19807. 302.655.3379 www.christchurchde.org

Friday, June 16, 8:00 PM

All Bach program #19 in a series of complete works performed by organist Stephen Williams will feature all transcriptions for organ that have become favorites of the repertoire. Cathedral Church of the Nativity, 321 Wyandotte St, Bethlehem PA 610.865.0727 www.nativitycathedral.orgswilliams@nativitycathedral.org

Saturday, June 17, 7:00 PM

Concert by the BLT Trio including Keoni Bolding, violin; Peter Lockman cello; and Seth Trumbore, piano. Freewill offering. Reception. Church of the Holy Spirit-Episcopal, 2871 Barndt Rd, Harleysville PA 215.234.8020 www.churchoftheholyspirit.us

Sunday, June 18, 7:30 PM

Terry Schnarr, CAGO, organist. Sunset Organ Vespers, followed by special Cathedral lighting. Freewill donation. Bryn Athyn Cathedral, Bryn Athyn PA 19009 267-502-4606www.brynathyncathedral.org

Sunday, June 25, 7:00 PM

Handbell Concert. Carol Ringers and Celebration Ringers from St. Matthews UMC, Annandale, VA. These high school ringers have played the White House, the State Department, Constitution Hall and Kennedy Center’s Millennium Stage. Freewill offering. Palmyra Church of the Brethren, 45 N Chestnut St., Palmyra, PA 17078 717.838.6369 www.palmyracob.org

Sunday, July 16, 7:30 PM

Leah Martin, organist. Sunset Organ Vespers, followed by special Cathedral lighting. Freewill donation. Bryn Athyn Cathedral, Bryn Athyn PA 19009 267-502-4606 www.brynathyncathedral.org

Sunday, August 13, 7:00 PM

Kenneth Coy, organist. Sunset Organ Vespers, followed by special Cathedral lighting. Freewill donation. Bryn Athyn Cathedral, Bryn Athyn PA 19009 267.502.4606 www.brynathyncathedral.org



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