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A Jazz Christmas with the Sarah Hanahan Jazz Quartet
Sunday, December 11, 2022   10:30 AM   Hartford, CT
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Center Church 675 Main Street Hartford CT 06103, 675 Main Street
Cost: Free
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Details: The Sarah Hanahan Jazz Quartet presents "A Jazz Christmas" on Sunday, Dec. 11 from 10:30-11:50 AM at Center Church in downtown Hartford. This is free and open to all. Free Sunday street Parking and free parking in the Travelers Plaza Garage next to the Hartford Club on Prospect Street. centerchurchhartford.org
Works by Various
Contact: Robert Gilbert 860-966-3920
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A Jazz Christmas with the Sarah Hanahan Jazz Quartet
Sunday, December 11, 2022   10:30 AM   Hartford, CT
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Center Church 675 Main Street Hartford CT 06103, 675 Main Street
Cost: Free
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Details: The Sarah Hanahan Jazz Quartet presents "A Jazz Christmas" on Sunday, Dec. 11 from 10:30-11:50 AM at Center Church in downtown Hartford. This is free and open to all. Free Sunday street Parking and free parking in the Travelers Plaza Garage next to the Hartford Club on Prospect Street. centerchurchhartford.org
Works by Various
Contact: Robert Gilbert 860-966-3920
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Candlelight Festival of Nine Lessons & Carols
Sunday, December 11, 2022   3:00 PM   West Hartford, CT
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St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
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Details: A“must” to center your soul during the Advent season! In the tradition of King’s College, Cambridge, prepare your soul for the Christmas miracle with carols for choir and organ. This event is a long-standing tradition at St. John’s – arrive early to get a good seat. Sunday, December 11 at 3:00pm.

The St. John’s Adult Choir and Choir School; Scott Lamlein, choirmaster; Floyd Higgins, organist.
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Christmas in Harvard Square
Sunday, December 11, 2022   3:00 PM   Cambridge, MA
Sunday December 11, 2022 St. Paul's Church, Harvard Square, 29 Mount Auburn St
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $35; Sr/Stu: $
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Details: The acclaimed Choir of Saint Paul's presents "Christmas in Harvard Square" on Sunday, December 11, 3 pm and Sunday, December 18, 3pm at St. Paul’s Parish, 29 Mount Auburn Street, Harvard Square, Cambridge. The performance is conducted by Saint Paul’s Choir School (SPCS) Director of Music and Choirmaster James Kennerley.

The Choir of Saint Paul’s is renowned for its audible beauty and passionate performances. The concert also features audience sing-alongs, accompanied by the virtuosic Back Bay Brass ensemble, together with percussion and the majestic Saint Paul’s pipe organ. A cameo appearance by the youngest choristers of the choir delight in a beloved arrangement of “Silent Night”, originated by SPCS Founder Theodore Marier.
Contact: kclark@stpaulparish.org
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Messiah Sing
Sunday, December 11, 2022   3:30 PM   Marlborough, MA
  First Church of Marlborough, Congregational, 37 High Street
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $10.00; Sr/Stu: $
Details: COME! SING! LISTEN! A joyful opportunity to participate in singing MESSIAH with the Assabet Valley Mastersingers will take place on Sunday, December 11, 2022 at 3:30pm. The Christmas portion of Handel’s oratorio in addition to the “Hallelujah Chorus” will be sung at First Church in Marlborough Congregational, 37 High St., Marlborough, MA 01752.

Dr. Robert Eaton, Founder and Artistic Director of the Assabet Valley Mastersingers will direct soloists Kelly Hollis, Soprano, Vanessa Moya-,Mezzo Soprano, Francesco Logozzo, Tenor, Thomas Valle-Hoag, Baritone, the chorus and audience with organ accompaniment by Brett Maguire. A limited number of scores will be available to share if participants do not have their own, Admission is $10.00
Works by Handel
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Advent Organ Meditation: His Light in the darkness
Sunday, December 11, 2022   3:30 PM   Orleans, MA
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Church of the Transfiguration, 5 Bayview Drive
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $30; Sr/Stu: $25 - Free for Students and 18 & under
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Details: Sunday, December 11, 3:30 p.m.
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Come Celebrate the Light and Hope of the season! Embark on a journey with the Angels, shepherds, Holy Family - even the star! - thru the music of Langlais, Buxtehude, and Dupré. The concert will be performed by Sharon Rose Pfeiffer, Artist-in-Residence, on the newly completed St. Cecilia organ at the Church of the Transfiguration, Rock Harbor, Orleans.
Works by Langlais, Buxtehude, Dupre
Contact: 508-240-2400
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Messiah Sing
Wednesday, December 14, 2022   5:15 PM   Boston, MA
Wednesday December 14, 2022 Cathedral Church of St. Paul, 138n Tremont Street
Cost: Free Will Offering
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Details: Annual Messiah Sing at the Cathedral Church of St. Paul, 138 Tremont Street, Boston (across from Park Street Station). Scores Provided. Free will donation. With organist Fred MacArthur and Cathedral Music Director Louise Mundinger. Solos by the Cathedral Schola. Elizabeth Ayres-Kerr, Laura Thomas, Alexandra Henderson, Leo Balkovetz and Jameson Wells. Tree-trimming afterward in the Cathedral lobby. (link)
Works by Messiah by Georg Friedrich Handel (1685-1756)
Contact: lmundinger@diomass.org
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Organ Sounds Concert Series: Holiday Spectacular
Friday, December 16, 2022   6:30 PM   West Hartford, CT
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Congregation Beth Israel, 701 Farmington Ave.
Cost: Free
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Details: Our next concert in the Organ Sounds series will feature clarinetist Alexander Kollias and organist Natasha Ulyanovsky. Join us for “Holiday Spectacular” with works by Bach, Bozza, Guilmant, Franck, Weinberg, Nichifor, Khachaturian and Bizet. The concert will be both in person and virtual. It is free and open to the public.
Works by Bach, Bozza, Guilmant, Franck, Weinberg, Nichifor, Khachaturian, Bizet
Contact: bethisrael@cbict.org
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Wakefield Community "Messiah" Sing
Friday, December 16, 2022   7:30 PM   Wakefield, MA
  First Parish Congregational Church, 1 Church St.
Cost: Free Will Offering
Details: The annual Wakefield "Messiah" Sing presented by the First Parish Congregational Church with chamber orchestra, harpsichord, organ, and professional soloists; the audience is invited to sing the Part I choruses and the "Hallelujah Chorus" (scores are provided if needed) or just listen; free-will offering, a reception follows
Contact: Don Hodgkins (donhodg@aol.com)
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Waiting to Welcoming: An Advent to Christmas concert and play
Saturday, December 17, 2022   4:00 PM   Boston, MA
Saturday December 17, 2022 Cathedral Church of St. Paul, 138 Tremont Street
Cost: Free Will Offering
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Details: Advent is not a countdown to Christmas, but rather a season of waiting. Come with us as we move from waiting for the birth of Jesus to welcoming it. The event begins with the singing of "O Come, O Come Emmanuel" paired with new "O" antiphons written by poet Carole-Jean Smith with chants adapted from Hildegard. Then the play "The Young Shepherds' Tale" will burst on the scene with the appearance of a "lost", cheeky lamb trying to outsmart the shepherds. We will hear from shepherds and angels all while singing carols to propel the Christmas story forward.
Works by "O Come, O Come, Emmanuel", New "O" antiphons by Carole-Jean Smith with chants adapted from Hildegard. Music for "The Young Shepherds' Tale" by Louise Mundinger
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A Seraphim Christmas
Saturday, December 17, 2022   4:00 PM   Brookline, MA
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Church of Our Saviour, 25 Monmouth St
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $25; Sr/Stu: $20(10) - Advance ticket prices are less.
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Details: A joyful celebration of the season and Seraphim's annual winter wear clothing drive to benefit the homeless and those living on the margins. Hear spirited and sublime Christmas music and participate in a carol sing with the Seraphs. The program includes early works by Byrd, Sweelinck, and Praetorius; beautiful music by Walton, Leighton, Betinis, Cutter, and Harris; rollicking settings of Deck the Halls and Behold That Star; and Ukrainian and Swedish carols. The Sunday concert will be streamed.
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Contact: darylbichel@aol.com
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"Christmas with the Hooks--Dashing Through the Stops!"
Sunday, December 18, 2022   3:00 PM   Peabody, MA
  St. John the Baptist Church, 19 Chestnut Street
Cost: Free Will Offering
Details: Guest organist, Eric Anderson, will delight to audience with seasonal music featuring works by Mendelssohn, Balbastre, Sullivan, Saint-Saens as well as an original piece "Froliche Weinachten Vom Himmel" (Merry Christmas from Heaven) by Mr. Anderson. This Christmas program has been specifically chosen to highlight the beauty and range of the Hook and Hastings Organ (Opus 937) 1879.

Eric Anderson, whose organ study was under Robert Love, with improvisation master classes under Messr. Naji Hakim, Basilique du Sacre-Coeur, Paris, is Director of Music and Organist at Visitation Parish, Manchester by the Sea and St. John the Baptist in Essex, Associate Organist at St. Joseph Cathedral in Manchester, NH, and Staff Organist and Consultant for the Pelland Pipe Organ Company of Derry, NH. He is an active member of the AGO and the Organ Historical Society among other organizations.
Works by Felis Mendelssohn,Claude Balbastre, Eric Anderson, Sir Arthur Sullivan, Camille Saint-Saens
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"Christmas With the Hooks--Dashing Through the Stops!"
Sunday, December 18, 2022   3:00 PM   Peabody, MA
  St. John the Baptist Church, 19 Chestnut Street
Cost: Free Will Offering
Details: Guest organist, Eric Anderson, will delight the audience with seasonal music featuring works by Mendelssohn, Balbastre, Sullivan, Saint-Saens as well as an original piece "Froliche Weinachten Vom Himmel" (Merry Christmas from Heaven) by Mr. Anderson. This Christmas program has been specifically chosen to highlight the beauty and range of the Hook and Hastings Organ (Opus 937) 1879. Eric Anderson, whose organ study was under Robert Love, with improvisation master classes under Messr. Naji Hakim, Basilique du Sacre-Coeur, Paris, is Director of Music and Organist at Visitation Parish, Manchester by the Sea and St. John the Baptist in Essex, Associate Organist at St. Joseph Cathedral in Manchester, NH, and Staff Organist and Consultant for the Pelland Pipe Organ Company of Derry, NH. He is an active member of the AGO and the Organ Historical Society among other organizations.
Works by Felis Mendelssohn,Claude Balbastre, Eric Anderson, Sir Arthur Sullivan, Camille Saint-Saens
Contact: 978 531-0002
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A Seraphim Christmas
Sunday, December 18, 2022   3:00 PM   Cambridge, MA
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First Church in Cambridge, 11 Garden St
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $25; Sr/Stu: $20(10) - Advance ticket prices are less.
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Details: A joyful celebration of the season and Seraphim's annual winter wear clothing drive to benefit the homeless and those living on the margins. Hear spirited and sublime Christmas music and participate in a carol sing with the Seraphs. The program includes early works by Byrd, Sweelinck, and Praetorius; beautiful music by Walton, Leighton, Betinis, Cutter, and Harris; rollicking settings of Deck the Halls and Behold That Star; and Ukrainian and Swedish carols.
Works by See concert description
Contact: darylbichel@aol.com
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Candlelight Festival of Lessons & Carols
Sunday, December 18, 2022   5:00 PM   Winchester, MA
  Parish of the Epiphany, 70 Church Street
Cost: Free
Details: A holiday favorite, this service of scripture and music centers on the mystery of the Incarnation. Sung by the Parish Choir and Choristers, this service also features the Triton Brass Quintet.
Contact: jbruns@3crowns.org
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Gail Archer in Concert @ St. Michael's
Sunday, January 15, 2023   5:00 PM   Marblehead, MA
Sunday January 15, 2023 St. Michael's Episcopal Church, 26 Pleasant St.
Cost: Suggested Donation: Gen: $10; Sr/Stu: $10 - $50 for season subscription (5 concerts)
Details: Gail Archer will perform works by Ukrainian composers. In case of a snow emergency, concert may be postponed to Sunday, January 22 at 5:00pm. For more details, please visit our website: (link)
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Choral Evensong - The Anglican Singers
Sunday, January 22, 2023   5:00 PM   West Hartford, CT
Sunday January 22, 2023 St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
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Details: The ancient and beautiful service of Choral Evensong is presented on the fourth Sunday of selected months at St. John’s. Join us on January 22 at 5:00pm for this time of music and worship.

Sung by The Anglican Singers; Simon Holt, choirmaster.
Contact: concerts@reddoormusic.org
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Pipes Alive! Manuel Piazza, organist
Sunday, February 5, 2023   12:30 PM   West Hartford, CT
Sunday February 5, 2023 St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
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Details: The Pipes Alive! series continues with organist Manuel Piazza playing the St. John’s organ on Sunday, February 5, 2023, at 12:30pm.
Contact: concerts@reddoormusic.org
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Jazz at the Red Door - Nat Reeves and Friends
Friday, February 10, 2023   7:30 PM   West Hartford, CT
Friday February 10, 2023 St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
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Details: Join us on Friday, February 10 at 7:30pm, in the marvelous acoustics of St. John’s Church, for an evening of incredible jazz with the inimitable Nat Reeves. This is always a sell-out event by Hartford’s top bassist, who has made a strong impact on the world of jazz through education and performance.
Contact: concerts@reddoormusic.org
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Jazz at the Red Door - Nat Reeves & Friends
Friday, February 10, 2023   7:30 PM   West Hartford, CT
Friday February 10, 2023 St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
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Details: Join us on Friday, February 10 at 7:30pm, in the marvelous acoustics of St. John’s Church, for an evening of incredible jazz with the inimitable Nat Reeves. This is always a sell-out event by Hartford’s top bassist, who has made a strong impact on the world of jazz through education and performance.
Contact: concerts@reddoormusic.org
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Erica Johnson in Concert @ St. Michael's
Sunday, March 19, 2023   5:00 PM   Marblehead, MA
Sunday March 19, 2023 St. Michael's Episcopal Church, 26 Pleasant St.
Cost: Suggested Donation: Gen: $10; Sr/Stu: $10 - $50 for season subscription (5 concerts)
Details: For details, please visit our website: (link)
In case of a snow emergency, this concert may be postponed to Sunday, March 26 at 5:00pm.
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Choral Evensong - St. John's Choir School
Sunday, March 26, 2023   5:00 PM   West Hartford, CT
Sunday March 26, 2023 St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
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Details: The ancient and beautiful service of Choral Evensong is presented on the fourth Sunday of selected months at St. John’s. Join us on March 26 at 5:00pm for this time of music and worship.

Sung by the St. John’s Choir School; Scott Lamlein, organist/choirmaster.
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Pipes Alive! Scott Lamlein, organist
Sunday, April 2, 2023   12:30 PM   West Hartford, CT
Sunday April 2, 2023 St. John's Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
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Details: The Pipes Alive! series continues with our own Scott Lamlein playing the St. John’s organ on Sunday, April 2, 2023, at 12:30pm.
Contact: concerts@reddoormusic.org
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Spring Chamber Music - Catalyst String Quartet
Friday, April 21, 2023   7:30 PM   West Hartford, CT
Friday April 21, 2023 St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
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Details: On Friday, April 21, 2023, at 7:30pm, we are excited to welcome the Grammy-award-winning Catalyst String Quartet. The New York Times writes: “…the Catalyst Quartet is beautiful to watch, like a family in live conversation at the dinner table.”
Contact: concerts@reddoormusic.org
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Choral Evensong - St. John's Schola
Sunday, April 23, 2023   5:00 PM   West Hartford, CT
Sunday April 23, 2023 St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
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Details: The ancient and beautiful service of Choral Evensong is presented on the fourth Sunday of selected months at St. John’s. Join us on April 23 at 5:00pm for this time of music and worship.

Sung by the St. John’s Schola; Scott Lamlein, organist/choirmaster.
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Pipes Alive! Alexander Straus-Fausto, organist
Sunday, May 7, 2023   12:30 PM   West Hartford, CT
Sunday May 7, 2023 St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
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Details: The Pipes Alive! series continues with organist Alexander Straus-Fausto playing the St. John’s organ on Sunday, May 7, 2023, at 12:30pm.
Contact: concerts@reddoormusic.org
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Raymond Hawkins in Concert @ St. Michael's
Sunday, May 21, 2023   5:00 PM   Marblehead, MA
Sunday May 21, 2023 St. Michael's Episcopal Church, 26 Pleasant St.
Cost: Suggested Donation: Gen: $10; Sr/Stu: $10 - $50 for season subscription (5 concerts)
Details: Raymond Hawkins will premiere his newly composed work for organ and narrator based on the myth of Theseus and the Minotaur. For more info, please visit our website: (link)
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Pipes Alive! Christa Rakich, organist
Sunday, June 4, 2023   12:30 PM   West Hartford, CT
Sunday June 4, 2023 St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
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Details: The Pipes Alive! series concludes with artist-in-residence Christa Rakich playing the St. John’s organ on Sunday, June 4, 2023, at 12:30pm.
Contact: concerts@reddoormusic.org
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