Saturday, February 24, 2024   9:30 AM - Northampton, MA
Introduction to the Pipe Organ for Pianists!
St. John's Episcopal Church, 48 Elm Street
Cost: Free
Saturday February 24, 2024
The Springfield Chapter of the American Guild of Organists (AGO) is pleased to offer another “Introduction to the Pipe Organ for Pianists” workshop. If you know a piano player who feels mystified or intimidated by all of the buttons gizmos on a pipe organ, this event is for them! It will be hands-on and will have them playing on keyboards and 32 pedals! Our professional instructors will give the basic information needed to help launch a new interest as an organist! The event is free. Food will be provided. For more information, please visit our website (link) . To register, please send an email with your name, contact phone number, and approximate level of piano skill to agospringfieldma@gmail.com. We will contact you to confirm registration.
Contact: agospringfieldma@gmail.com
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Saturday, February 24, 2024   9:30 AM - Northampton, MA
Introduction to the Pipe Organ for Pianists!
St. John's Episcopal Church, 48 Elm Street
Cost: Free
Saturday February 24, 2024
The Springfield Chapter of the American Guild of Organists (AGO) is pleased to offer another “Introduction to the Pipe Organ for Pianists” workshop. If you know a piano player who feels mystified or intimidated by all of the buttons and gizmos on a pipe organ, this event is for them! It will be hands-on and will have them playing on keyboards and 32 pedals! Our professional instructors will give the basic information needed to help launch a new interest as an organist! The event is free. Food will be provided. For more information, please visit our website (link) . To register, please send an email with your name, contact phone number, and approximate level of piano skill to agospringfieldma@gmail.com. We will contact you to confirm registration.
Contact: agospringfieldma@gmail.com
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Sunday, February 25, 2024   5:00 PM - West Hartford, CT
Choral Evensong - St Patrick - St. Anthony Choirs
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Music at the Red Door - St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
Sunday February 25, 2024
The ancient and beautiful service of Choral Evensong is presented on the fourth Sunday of selected months at St. John’s. Join us on February 25 at 5:00pm for this time of music and worship. This event will be presented in person and by livestream. Sung by the Choirs of St. Patrick – St. Anthony Church, Hartford; Gabriel Löfvall, choirmaster: Madison H. Thompson, organist This event is free admission, donations welcome in any amount.
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Tuesday, February 27, 2024   12:15 PM - Boston, MA
Pipes on the Plaza Organ Concert Series
The Mother Church Extension at the Christian Science Plaza, 250 Massachusetts Ave
Cost: Free
Tuesday February 27, 2024
The Pipes on the Plaza organ concert series continues at the Christian Science Plaza for 2024. Experience the glorious sounds of one of the world’s largest pipe organs at our upcoming organ concert at The Mother Church, featuring Dr. David von Behren, Assistant University Organist and Choirmaster of the Memorial Church at Harvard University. To view the concert program and learn more about getting here, please visit christianscience.com/pipesontheplaza.
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Saturday, March 2, 2024   5:00 PM - Hampton, CT
Soup 'n Silents Show at Hampton Congregational Church
Hampton Congregational Church, 263 Main Street
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $15; Sr/Stu: $ - $10 Students, children 5 and under free,
 
"Safety Last" will be this years’ annual silent movie event featuring Harold Lloyd in what’s generally considered his finest comedy. It’s boy gets girl but only after climbing the outside of a large office building in downtown Los Angeles. The difficulties are only overcome with Harold’s renowned and hilarious fixes to impossible situations. The church’s special Walker organ will be played by none other than Hollywood’s chosen Clark Wilson, master of silent movie accompaniment. Homemade soups and breads will be served starting at 5pm in the parish hall. Movie time is 7 pm.
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Saturday, March 2, 2024   8:00 PM - West Roxbury, MA
Inspired to Joy
Holy Name Parish, 1689 Centre St
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $22inadvanc; Sr/Stu: $17inadvanc - Students: $10, tickets at bit.ly/seraphi
 
Seraphim’s March 2 & 3 program will explore JOY in its many colors and depths in works of J.S. Bach, Coleridge-Taylor, Mendelssohn, Biebl, Duruflé, Parry, a new commission by Trevor Weston, and more. We have been through many challenges in recent years, with more to come. Yet JOY resurfaces from consolation growing into hope. Join us to CELEBRATE the JOY that sometimes emerges without reason, and in spite of reasons, that JOY is irrepressible and unmistakably human. We will present the composer of our featured commission, Trevor Weston, along with the lyricist Angelo Geter in a pre-concert forum at 7:30 pm on March 2. During the concert Geter will recite his poem "Praise" prior to performance of the new piece, which Dr. Weston has entitled "Lauda." We encourage you to take advantage of the plentiful parking available at the venue in West Roxbury and the opportunity to greet our honored guests following the concert. The concert will be repeated on March 3 at 3 PM at First Church in Cambridge, 11 Garden St. Jennifer Lester, music director Heinrich Christensen, organ Stephan Griffin, baritone soloist Paul Mattal and Stephanie Wingfield, cello
Works by JS Bach, Biebl, Duruflé, Coleridge-Taylor, Antognini, Weston, Hill, Mendelssohn, Parry, Whitten Thomas
Contact: darylbichel@aol.com
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Sunday, March 3, 2024   12:30 PM - West Hartford, CT
Pipes Alive! - Natasha Ulyanovsky, organist
Music at the Red Door - St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Fsrmington Ave
Cost: Free
Sunday March 3, 2024
The Pipes Alive! series continues with organist Natasha Ulyanovsky playing the St. John’s organ on Sunday, March 3, 2024, at 12:30pm. This event will be presented in person and by livestream. The concert is free admission – donations welcome in any amount.
Contact: concerts@reddoormusic.org
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Sunday, March 3, 2024   3:00 PM - Groton, MA
Christian Lane: Solo Organ Recital
Groton Hill Music Center, 122 Old Ayer Rd
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $27,37,47; Sr/Stu: $27,37,47
Sunday March 3, 2024
Mr. Lane is the winner of the 2011 Canadian International Organ Competition and founding director of the Boston Organ Studio – the largest private organ studio in the country. He will perform works by Elgar, Bach, Pinkham, Marchand, Vierne, and others on our Meta Organworks Hauptwerk organ, featuring English Cathedral, French Baroque, Bach’s Arnstadt, and the Skinner.
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Sunday, March 3, 2024   3:00 PM - Cambridge, MA
Inspired to Joy
First Church in Cambridge, 11 Garden St
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $22inadvanc; Sr/Stu: $17inadvanc - Students: $10, tickets bit.ly/seraphim-
 
Seraphim’s March 2 & 3 program will explore JOY in its many colors and depths in works of J.S. Bach, Coleridge-Taylor, Mendelssohn, Biebl, Duruflé, Parry, a new commission by Trevor Weston, and more. We have been through many challenges in recent years, with more to come. Yet JOY resurfaces through consolation growing into hope. Join us to CELEBRATE the JOY that sometimes emerges without reason, and in spite of reasons, that JOY is irrepressible and unmistakably human. Jennifer Lester, music director Heinrich Christensen, organist Stephan Griffin, baritone soloist Paul Mattal and Stephanie Wingfield, cello This concert will be broadcast.
Works by Antognini, JS Bach, Biebl, Coleridge-Taylor, Duruflé, Hill, Mendelssohn, Parry, Weston, Whitten Thomas
Contact: darylbichel@aol.com
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Thursday, March 7, 2024   12:10 PM - Hartford, CT
Trinity Organ Series: Lunchtime Thursdays
Trinity College Chapel, 300 Summit St
Cost: Free
 
Enjoy 30-minute recitals on the first Thursday of the month (during the semester). A complimentary light lunch is offered during the carillon performances. 12:10—12:40 p.m. Carillon Recital by Ellen Dickinson, Trinity College Carillonist 12:45—1:15 p.m. Organ recital by Zachary Schurman ’22
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Thursday, March 7, 2024   12:10 PM - Hartford, CT
Trinity Organ Series: Lunchtime Thursdays
Trinity College Chapel, 300 Summit St
Cost: Free
Thursday March 7, 2024
Enjoy 30-minute recitals on the first Thursday of the month (during the semester). A complimentary light lunch is offered during the carillon performances. 12:10—12:40 p.m. Carillon Recital by Ellen Dickinson, Trinity College Carillonist 12:45—1:15 p.m. Organ recital by Zachary Schurman ’22
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Sunday, March 10, 2024   4:00 PM - Boston, MA
Bach Project: Ensemble Program
All Saints Church, 209 Ashmont St
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $25; Sr/Stu: $18 - EBT, WIC & Connectcare Holders: $3
 
Ah, coffee! … but how much would you be willing to give up for your daily cup? In Bach’s delightful Coffee Cantata, Ulysses Thomas, Elise Groves, and Andrew Bearden Brown will find out how far a devoted coffee lover will go to maintain their habit! Also on this program of Bach’s secular music is his thrilling 5th Brandenburg Concerto, written for flute, strings, and Sylvia Berry playing the sumptuous harpsichord solo. Program: Brandenburg Concerto No. 5, BWV 1050 Trio Sonata in G major, BWV 1038 Schweigt stille, plaudert nicht (Coffee Cantata), BWV 211
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Sunday, March 10, 2024   4:00 PM - Boston, MA
Bach Project: Ensemble Program
All Saints Church, 209 Ashmont St
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $25; Sr/Stu: $18 - EBT, WIC & Connectcare Holders: $3
Sunday March 10, 2024
Ah, coffee! … but how much would you be willing to give up for your daily cup? In Bach’s delightful Coffee Cantata, Ulysses Thomas, Elise Groves, and Andrew Bearden Brown will find out how far a devoted coffee lover will go to maintain their habit! Also on this program of Bach’s secular music is his thrilling 5th Brandenburg Concerto, written for flute, strings, and Sylvia Berry playing the sumptuous harpsichord solo. Program: Brandenburg Concerto No. 5, BWV 1050 Trio Sonata in G major, BWV 1038 Schweigt stille, plaudert nicht (Coffee Cantata), BWV 211
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Friday, March 15, 2024   7:30 PM - West Hartford, CT
Spring Chamber Music - Leonid Sigal and Friends
Music at the Red Door - St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
Friday March 15, 2024
Join us on Friday, March 15, 2024 at 7:30pm for an evening of exquisite chamber music with Hartford Symphony concertmaster Leonid Sigal and friends. Mr. Sigal always creates a program sure to mesmerize audience members and take full advantage of the beautiful acoustics of the St. John’s nave. This event will be presented in person and by livestream. A reception will follow this concert. The concert is free admission, suggested donation $20.
Contact: concerts@reddoormusic.org
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Tuesday, March 19, 2024   7:30 PM - Hartford, CT
Twilight Tuesdays: Christopher Houlihan
Trinity College Chapel, 300 Summit St
Cost: Free
Tuesday March 19, 2024
Trinity College Organist, Director of Chapel Music, and Artist-in-Residence The Annual Clarence Watters Memorial Recital “As for Houlihan himself, he just keeps getting better.”—The American Organist, 2023 “Houlihan’s organ mastery and thoughtful musicianship deserve serious consideration” – Gramophone, 2023 “Christopher is a local hero here in the Hartford area.”–WWUH
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Thursday, April 4, 2024   12:10 PM - Hartford, CT
Trinity Organ Series: Lunchtime Thursdays
Trinity College Chapel, 300 Summit St
Cost: Free
Thursday April 4, 2024
Enjoy 30-minute recitals on the first Thursday of the month (during the semester). A complimentary light lunch is offered during the carillon performances. 12:10—12:40 p.m. Carillon Recital by Ellen Dickinson, Trinity College Carillonist 12:45—1:15 p.m. Organ recital by Clara Gerdes
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Sunday, April 7, 2024   12:30 PM - West Hartford, CT
Pipes Alive! - Frank Zilinyi, organist
Music at the Red Door - St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
Sunday April 7, 2024
The Pipes Alive! series continues with organist Frank Zilinyi playing the St. John’s organ on Sunday, April 7, 2024, at 12:30pm. This event will be presented in person and by livestream. The concert is free admission – donations welcome in any amount.
Contact: concerts@reddoormusic.org
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Sunday, April 21, 2024   5:00 PM - Marblehead, MA
Carson Cooman in Concert @ St. Michael's
St. Michael's Episcopal Church, 26 Pleasant St.
Cost: Suggested Donation: Gen: $10; Sr/Stu: $ - $50 for season subscription (5 concerts)
Sunday April 21, 2024
Carson Cooman plays works by Karen Beaumont, Carlotta Ferrari, Katia Farn, and Thomas Åberg.
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Saturday, April 27, 2024   3:00 PM - West Hartford, CT
Choral Music for the Soul - Forrest Requiem
Music at the Red Door - St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
Saturday April 27, 2024
A Requiem is a prayer for rest, traditionally for those who have died. The five movements of Dan Forrest’s Requiem for the Living, however, offer a new twist—a narrative just as much for the living, with all our struggles, as for the dead. Join us on Saturday, April 27, 2024 at 3:00pm and fill your soul with this transcendent music that speaks to all of us. The event includes a major organ solo piece by Mr. Houlihan. This event will be presented in person and by livestream. The St. John’s Adult Choir and Choir School with orchestra; Scott Lamlein, choirmaster; Christopher Houlihan, organist. A reception will follow this concert. The concert is free admission, suggested donation $20.
Contact: concerts@reddoormusic.org
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Sunday, April 28, 2024   5:00 PM - West Hartford, CT
Choral Evensong - The Anglican Singers
Music at the Red Door - St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
Sunday April 28, 2024
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 28 at 5:00pm for this time of music and worship. This event will be presented in person and by livestream. Sung by The Anglican Singers; Simon Holt, choirmaster. This event is free admission, donations welcome in any amount.
Contact: concerts@reddoormusic.org
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Sunday, May 5, 2024   12:30 PM - West Hartford, CT
Pipes Alive! - Scott Lamlein, organist
Music at the Red Door - St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
Sunday May 5, 2024
The Pipes Alive! series continues with our own Scott Lamlein playing the St. John’s organ on Sunday, May 5, 2024, at 12:30pm. This event will be presented in person and by livestream. The concert is free admission – donations welcome in any amount.
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Sunday, June 2, 2024   12:30 PM - West Hartford, CT
Pipes Alive! - Christa Rakich, organist
Music at the Red Door - St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
Sunday June 2, 2024
Our 2023-2024 season draws to a close with Pipes Alive! featuring St. John’s artist-in-residence Christa Rakich playing the St. John’s organ Sunday, June 2, 2024, at 12:30pm. This event will be presented in person and by livestream. The concert is free admission – donations welcome in any amount.
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