Music

Concerts

Tickets for the 2016-2017 season are now available.

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Upcoming Concerts / 2016-2017 Season

Thursday, December 15, 2016

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm, Saint Thomas Church
This one-hour concert of A Ceremony of Carols (Benjamin Britten) & Dancing Day (John Rutter) begins at 5:30pm and ends at 6:30pm. All tickets are $40 general admission with a reserved section up front for Friends of Music Donors. Seating begins at 4:45pm.

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Saturday, February 4, 2017

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm, Saint Thomas Church
Director of Music and Organist Daniel Hyde presents an hour of music by Gabrieli, Merula, Vivaldi (arr. J.S. Bach and J. G. Walther), Ligeti and Tippett on the Loening-Hancock organ. No tickets required, donation requested

Friday, March 24, 2017

7:30 pm – 9:30 pm, Saint Thomas Church
Opening with Haydn's Passion Symphony, this evening of Baroque music for Lent highlights two works by of one of Bach's talented sons, Carl Philipp Emanuel: Klopstock's Morning Song of Creation and the Saint John Passion (1772). New York Baroque Incorporated performs with the Saint Thomas Choir of Men and Boys under the baton of Daniel Hyde.

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Monday, April 10, 2017

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm, Saint Thomas Church
Benjamin Sheen plays the Orgelbüchlein ‘Passiontide’ Chorales, Prelude and Fugue in B minor, BWV 544 and more on the Loening-Hancock organ. No tickets required, donation requested.

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm, Saint Thomas Church
Early music ensemble TENET sings a selection of polyphony from Holy Week with organ improvisation by Daniel Hyde. No tickets required, donation requested.

Friday, April 28, 2017

7:30 pm – 9:30 pm, Saint Thomas Church
Lead by Ebbe Munk, the choir in residence at Copenhagen Cathedral brings the music of Palestrina, Nielsen, Grieg and Gade to Saint Thomas Church.

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Thursday, May 11, 2017

7:30 pm, Saint Thomas Church
Celebrating the re-release of the choir's "American Voices" recording, the 2016/17 concert season closes with a mix of twentieth century anthems for spring.

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