The Orpheus Story in Early Baroque Music Love Lost Love Regained
Friday, September 30, 2022   8:00 PM   Cambridge, MA
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First Congregational Church, 11 Garden Street
Cost: Free Will Offering
Details: This is the story of Orpheus and Eurodice told through song and instrumental music. Some of the music is from Monteverdi\\\'s L\\\'Orfeo and some it is from Jacopo Peri\\\'s Eurodice. All is happy until Eurodice gets bit by a snake and goes into Hades where she meets Pluto, god of the underworld. Orpheus goes after her and begs to get her back. After a struggle Pluto relents and Orpheus gets her back and all is happy again.
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Organ Concert featuring Dr. Wayne L. Wold
Saturday, October 1, 2022   7:00 PM   Melrose, MA
  Melrose Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall, 590 Main Street, Melrose MA
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $40; Sr/Stu: $25 - $25 if paid in advance, $10 for students
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Details: This will be an organ concert with the organ played by Wayne L. Wold in Melrose’s Soldiers and Sailor’s Memorial Hall on the 1919 Austin Organ, Opus 851, in the hall. Proceeds are to benefit the Friends of Melrose Memorial Hall.
Wayne Wold is a retired professor of Music, having taught at Hood College in Maryland, and Shenandoah Conservatory in Virginia. For 15 years he was also the chapel organist for Camp David. Wayne has an extensive catalog of composed work.
Melrose Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall was built in 1912 as a commemorative monument to the patriotism of service men and women from Melrose who died for the country. It also serves as a cultural center for the community, and hosts numerous functions throughout the year. The Friends of Melrose Memorial Hall helps raise money to support repairs and improvements to the Hall.
Works by Bach, Widor, Bizet, Wold
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Organ Concert featuring Dr. Wayne L. Wold
Saturday, October 1, 2022   7:00 PM   Melrose, MA
  Melrose Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall, 590 Main Street, Melrose MA
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $40; Sr/Stu: $25 - $25 if paid in advance, $10 for students
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Details: This will be an organ concert with the organ played by Wayne L. Wold in Melrose’s Soldiers and Sailor’s Memorial Hall on the 1919 Austin Organ, Opus 851, in the hall. Proceeds are to benefit the Friends of Melrose Memorial Hall.\r\nWayne Wold is a retired professor of Music, having taught at Hood College in Maryland, and Shenandoah Conservatory in Virginia. For 15 years he was also the chapel organist for Camp David. Wayne has an extensive catalog of composed work.\r\nMelrose Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall was built in 1912 as a commemorative monument to the patriotism of service men and women from Melrose who died for the country. It also serves as a cultural center for the community, and hosts numerous functions throughout the year. The Friends of Melrose Memorial Hall helps raise money to support repairs and improvements to the Hall.
Works by Bach, Widor, Bizet, Wold
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The Orpheus Story in Early Baroque music Love Lost, Love Regained
Saturday, October 1, 2022   8:00 PM   Lincoln, MA
  First Parish, 14 Bedford Rd.
Cost: Free Will Offering
Details: This is the story of Orpheus and Eurodice, our version.











This is the story of Orpheus and Eurodice, our version, with a lovely, playful beginning until Eurodice gets bit by a snake and goes into the underworld where she meets Pluto, god of the underworld. Orpheus goes after her and begs for her release. Pluto finally relents and all ends happily. The concert is performed with violin, viel da gamba, woodwinds, harpsichord, soprano and baritone.
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The Orpheus Story in Early Baroque music Love Lost, Love Regained
Saturday, October 1, 2022   8:00 PM   Lincoln, MA
  First Parish, 14 Bedford Rd.
Cost: Free Will Offering
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Contact: kwmlee@gmail.com
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The Orpheus Story in Early Baroque Music Love Lost Love Regained
Saturday, October 1, 2022   8:00 PM   Lincoln, MA
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First Parish, 14 Bedford Rd.
Cost: Free Will Offering
Details: This is the story of Orpheus and Eurodice told through song and instrumental music. Some of the music is from Monteverdi\'s L\'Orfeo and some it is from Jacopo Peri\'s Eurodice. All is happy until Eurodice gets bit by a snake and goes into Hades where she meets Pluto, god of the underworld. Orpheus goes after her and begs to get her back. After a struggle Pluto relents and Orpheus gets her back and all is happy again.
Contact: kwmlee@gmail.com
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"Peter and the Wolf" with Organ, Percussion and Narrator
Sunday, October 2, 2022   1:00 PM   Brockton, MA
  Christ Congregational Church UCC, 1350 Pleasant Street
Cost: Free
Details: Co-sponsored by the SEM chapter of AGO and Arts & Music at Christ Church, Brockton, MA, this family event will feature Nicole Marane on organ, Hope Velasguez on percussion, and Matt Cunningham, Narrator. An OrgelKids kit will be on hand so children and adults can assemble a working organ. Piano and organ students are encouraged to attend, and admission is free. Donations will be accepted to defray costs. Suitable for children ages 4 and up; childcare will be available for infants through 4 year old children. Ample free parking at rear of building, which is handicap accessible.
Contact: boardofmusic@brocktonucc.org
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"Hear My Cry, Hear My Call" - Voice and Piano at MMMH
Sunday, October 2, 2022   3:00 PM   Methuen, MA
Sunday October 2, 2022 Methuen Memorial Music Hall, Methuen Memorial Music Hall, 192 Broadway (Route 28)
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $15; Sr/Stu: $ - 5 for children
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Details: Tenor Neal Ferreira and pianist James Myers present a concert of African American words in song.
The concert will feature the world premiere of "The Slave Auction" by James Myers with text by Frances E.W. Harper. Other selections are arrangements of Spirituals and Gospel Songs, settings of Poems by Langston Hughes, and Songs of Love and Justice by Adolphus Hailstork.
Works by Hailstork, Musto, Price, Gordon and Myers
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The Bach Project at Ashmont Hill Chamber Music with Reginald Mobley, countertenor
Sunday, October 2, 2022   4:00 PM   Boston, MA
Sunday October 2, 2022 The Parish of All Saints - Ashmont, 209 Ashmont Street, Dorchester, MA
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $25; Sr/Stu: $18
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Details: Internationally-acclaimed countertenor, Boston resident, and sometime member of the choir of All Saints' Ashmont, Reginald Mobley joins the Bach Project chamber ensemble in a program including the cantata "Vergnügte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust" (BWV 170) for solo alto and orchestra, the Violin Concerto in A minor (BWV 1041) featuring Susanna Ogata on solo violin, and a partita of variations for organ, "Sei gegrüßet, Jesu gütig" (BWV 768).
About Reggie Mobley:
"...but the voice that many in the audience left the hall raving about was that of countertenor Reginald Mobley, also pure of tone, immaculate in his articulation and with a personal approach to ornamentation that was never too much and always musical."
- Keith Bruce, The Herald
PROGRAM
Bekennen will ich seinen Namen (BWV 200)
Violin Concerto No. 1 in A minor (BWV 1041)
Sei gegrüßet, Jesu Gütig (BWV 768)
Vergnügte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust (BWV 170)
PERSONNEL
The Bach Project Orchestra
Susanna Ogata, concertmaster
Reginald Mobley, alto solo
Andrew Sheranian, organ and director

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Works by Johann Sebastian Bach
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Organ Concert featuring Dr. Wayne L. Wold
Sunday, October 2, 2022   7:00 PM   Melrose, MA
  Melrose Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall, 590 Main Street, Melrose MA
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $40; Sr/Stu: $ - $25 if paid in advance, $10 for students
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Details: This will be an organ concert with the organ played by Wayne L. Wold in Melrose’s Soldiers and Sailor’s Memorial Hall on the 1919 Austin Organ, Opus 851, in the hall. Proceeds are to benefit the Friends of Melrose Memorial Hall.

Wayne Wold is a retired professor of Music, having taught at Hood College in Maryland, and Shenandoah Conservatory in Virginia. For 15 years he was also the chapel organist for Camp David. Wayne has an extensive catalog of composed work.

Melrose Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall was built in 1912 as a commemorative monument to the patriotism of service men and women from Melrose who died for the country. It also serves as a cultural center for the community, and hosts numerous functions throughout the year. The Friends of Melrose Memorial Hall helps raise money to support repairs and improvements to the Hall.
Works by Bach, Widor, Bizet, Wold
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The Orpheus Story in Early Baroque Music Love Lost Love Regained
Sunday, October 2, 2022   7:30 PM   Salem, MA
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St Peter's Episcopal church, 24 St. Peters Street
Cost: Free Will Offering
Details: This is the story of Orpheus and Eurodice told through song and instrumental music. Some of the music is from Monteverdi's L'Orfeo and some it is from Jacopo Peri's Eurodice. All is happy until Eurodice gets bit by a snake and goes into Hades where she meets Pluto, god of the underworld. Orpheus goes after her and begs to get her back. After a struggle Pluto relents and Orpheus gets her back and all is happy again.
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JSB Plays JSB
Sunday, October 9, 2022   5:00 PM   Winchester, MA
  Parish of the Epiphany, 70 Church Street
Cost: Free
Details: Jeremy S. Bruns, Epiphany’s Director of Music & Organist, will perform an organ recital on the church’s C.B. Fisk, Opus 65 mechanical action pipe organ. The recital will feature the music of Johann Sebastian Bach. Admission is free of charge.
Works by Johann Sebastian Bach
Contact: office@3crowns.org
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BOYD MEETS GIRL: LAURA METCALF, CELLO; RUPERT BOYD, GUITAR
Friday, October 14, 2022   7:30 PM   West Hartford, CT
Friday October 14, 2022 St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
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Details: Join us for a beautiful chamber music concert on Friday, October 14, 2022 at 7:30pm by Boyd Meets Girl: Laura Metcalf, cello; Rupert Boyd, guitar. Ms. Metcalf is no stranger to our series, having grown up at St. John’s Church. We’re very excited about this return engagement, as their 2020 performance for Music at the Red Door was online-only due to the pandemic.
Contact: concerts@reddoormusic.org
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International Prize Winning Organist to Play Hampton Annual Tracker Organ Concert
Saturday, October 15, 2022   4:00 PM   Hampton, CT
  Hampton Congregational Church, 263 Main Street (Route 97)
Cost: Free Will Offering
Details: Hampton Congregational Church 263 Main Street, Hampton, has announced their 21st annual concert on the church’s Tracker pipe organ will be held on Saturday, October 15th at 4 p.m. The instrument was built in 1836 specifically for the Hampton church, by Dennison Smith of Hartford and is the only known example of his work. It is a one manual of 4 stops. Rebuilt in the 1980’s by Richard Hamar, the organ continues to work well and is used for Sunday preludes. Refreshments will be served after the program. There will be a free will offering.

This year’s artist is Raphael Attila Vogl of Germany who began his early musical study with cathedral organist, Ludwig Ruckdeschel, in Passau, Germany. At the age of 18, he attended the Hochschule für Katholische Kirchenmusik und Musikpädagogik (College for Catholic Church Music & Music Education) in Regensburg, Germany. While in Regensburg, he studied Organ Performance and Church Music under Stefan Baier and Markus Rupprecht. Subsequently, he studied under László Fassang for one year at the Franz-Liszt-Academy in Budapest, Hungary. Raphael graduated with a Master's degree in Organ Performance from the world-famous Juilliard School in 2020, where he studied under the Grammy Award winning Paul Jacobs. In the following year, he was admitted to the most advanced course of study offered at The Juilliard School — The Doctor of Musical Arts. Raphael has taken part in various competitions, winning prizes in: The International Me...
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Music at St. Anthony's - Concert Series
Sunday, October 16, 2022   3:00 PM   New Bedford, MA
  TCS Studio, 186 Metcalf Street
Cost: Free Will Offering
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Details: St. Anthony of Padua Church, 1359 Acushnet Avenue, New Bedford, MA
4 manual 1912 Casavant Organ, Opus 489
Peter Edwin Krasinski, Guest Organist
Freewill Donation
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Maurice Clerc, Titular Organist Emeritus, Cathédrale de Dijon, France
Sunday, October 23, 2022   3:00 PM   Boston, MA
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Cathedral of the Holy Cross, 1400 Washington St. Boston, MA 02118
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $20; Sr/Stu: $10 - 17 and under FREE
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Details: Maurice Clerc is the Titular Organist Emeritus of the Cathédral in Dijon, France after serving as titular organist of this great instrument for forty-six years from 1972 until 2018. He was also a professor at the Conservatory of Dijon and lecturer at the University. He has performed some 1,300 concerts on four continents to great acclaim. Maurice Clerc recorded a dozen CDs including Bach and German baroque masters. However, having built up a reputation for romantic and modern repertoire, he is considered one of the specialists of the French music and has become attached to the promotion of the major works of Franck, Vierne, Dupré, Fleury, and Langlais. His most recent recordings include Cochereau and French transcriptions.
Works by Franck, Viernne, Widor, Tournemire, Langlais, Cochereau
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Maurice Clerc, Titular Organist Emeritus, Cathédrale de Dijon, France
Sunday, October 23, 2022   3:00 PM   Boston, MA
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Cathedral of the Holy Cross, 1400 Washington St. Boston, MA 02118
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $20; Sr/Stu: $10 - 17 and under FREE
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Details: Maurice Clerc is the Titular Organist Emeritus of the Cathédral in Dijon, France after serving as titular organist of this great instrument for forty-six years from 1972 until 2018. He was also a professor at the Conservatory of Dijon and lecturer at the University. He has performed some 1,300 concerts on four continents to great acclaim. Maurice Clerc recorded a dozen CDs including Bach and German baroque masters. However, having built up a reputation for romantic and modern repertoire, he is considered one of the specialists of the French music and has become attached to the promotion of the major works of Franck, Vierne, Dupré, Fleury, and Langlais. His most recent recordings include Cochereau and French transcriptions.
Works by Franck, Viernne, Widor, Tournemire, Langlais, Cochereau
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Stephen Tharp, Organist
Sunday, October 23, 2022   4:00 PM   New Britain, CT
  South Church, 90 Main Street, New Britain, CT
Cost: Free Will Offering
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Details: Stephen Tharp, hailed as “the organist for the connoisseur" (Journal für die Orgel, Germany) and “the consummate creative artist" (Michael Barone, Pipedreams), is recognized as one of the great concert organists of our age. He has performed concerts around the globe and is much sought after as a champion and interpreter of new organ music. The Music Series is overjoyed to celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Cooper Memorial Gress-Miles Organ with Mr. Tharp and to enjoy, once again, the beauty and strength of this glorious instrument played by one of the world’s most lauded organists.
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Choral Evensong - St. John's Choir School & Adult Choir
Sunday, October 23, 2022   5:00 PM   West Hartford, CT
Sunday October 23, 2022 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 October 23 at 5:00pm for this time of music and worship.

Sung by the St. John’s Choir School & Adult Choir; Scott Lamlein, organist/choirmaster.
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Festive Choral Evensong - Paul Spicer Guest Conductor (UK)
Sunday, October 23, 2022   5:00 PM   Chestnut Hill, MA
Sunday October 23, 2022 Church of the Redeemer, 379 Hammond Street
Cost: Free
Details: Paul Spicer is one of the leading choral directors in the UK. He is a conducting teacher, composer, writer, lecturer and one of the leading specialists in 20th century British music.
A former student of Herbert Howells, Paul will conduct the Redeemer Choir for Festive Choral Evensong at 5pm. Music will include Howells' Dallas Evening Canticles, and the anthem Evening Hymn by Balfour Gardiner. Redeemer Organist & Director of Music, Nigel Potts will accompany the service on the Schoenstein organ. (The service will be proceeded by a Mini Choirmaster Conference with Paul Spicer. There is limited availability so if you are interested, please email Nigel Potts for more details).
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Pipes Alive! - Alan Murchie, organist
Sunday, November 6, 2022   12:30 PM   West Hartford, CT
Sunday November 6, 2022 St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
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Details: The Pipes Alive! series opens with organist Alan Murchie playing the St. John’s organ on Sunday, November 6, 2022, at 12:30pm.
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Pipes Alive! - Alan Murchie, organist
Sunday, November 6, 2022   12:30 PM   West Hartford, CT
Sunday November 6, 2022 St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
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Details: The Pipes Alive! series opens with organist Alan Murchie playing the St. John’s organ on Sunday, November 6, 2022, at 12:30pm.
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Franck Complete Organ Masterworks (3 of 4)
Sunday, November 13, 2022   6:00 PM   Chestnut Hill, MA
Sunday November 13, 2022 Church of the Redeemer Concert Series, 379 Hammond Street
Cost: Suggested Donation: Gen: $20; Sr/Stu: $
Details: Nigel Potts performs the third of four Cesar Franck Complete Organ Masterworks concerts, celebrating the composer's bicentenary. The concert follows Choral Evensong at 5pm sung by the Redeemer Choir and directed by Nigel Potts. Schoenstein Organ. All are welcome.
Contact: music@redeemerchestnuthill.org
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Franck Complete Organ Masterworks (4 of 4)
Sunday, November 20, 2022   6:00 PM   Chestnut Hill, MA
Sunday November 20, 2022 Church of the Redeemer Concert Series, 379 Hammond Street
Cost: Suggested Donation: Gen: $20; Sr/Stu: $
Details: Andrew Sheranian performs the fourth and final Cesar Franck Complete Organ Masterworks concerts, celebrating the composer's bicentenary. The concert follows Choral Evensong for the Feast of St. Cecilia at 5pm (Howells in G and "A Hymn for St. Cecilia" by Howells), sung by the Redeemer Choir, directed by Nigel Potts and accompanied by Andrew Sheranian. Schoenstein Organ. All are welcome.
Contact: music@redeemerchestnuthill.org
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Pipes Alive! Susan Carroll, organist
Sunday, December 4, 2022   12:30 PM   West Hartford, CT
Sunday December 4, 2022 St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
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Details: The Pipes Alive! series continues with organist Susan Carroll playing the St. John’s organ on Sunday, December 4, 2022, at 12:30pm.
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Candlelight Festival of Nine Lessons & Carols
Sunday, December 11, 2022   3:00 PM   West Hartford, CT
Sunday December 11, 2022 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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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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