Music

Concerts

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Purchase your ticket to Simon Rattle Conducts here. Upon purchasing your ticket reservation for Simon Rattle Conducts, you will receive an email confirmation of your reservation. This email confirmation cannot be used as your ticket. You will receive your ticket with your seating assignment via a separate email in September. Questions? Contact us at concerts@saintthomaschurch.org or 212-664-9360.

Advance tickets for the 2016/17 season will be available online to Friends of Music beginning at 12pm on Friday, August 5. All tickets will go on sale to the general public on Tuesday, September 6.

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Upcoming Concerts / 2016-2017 Season

Sunday, September 18, 2016

7:00 pm, Saint Thomas Church
The last in a yearlong series of performances that have been offered at Saint Thomas Church Fifth Avenue in honor of Maestro John Scott who served as Organist and Director of Music for eleven years and who died unexpectedly in August of 2015. Proceeds from the concert will be used to create the John Scott Memorial Scholarship for the Choir School to assist choristers in need. The Fifth Avenue entrance will open at 6:15.

Thursday, October 27, 2016

7:30 pm – 9:30 pm, Saint Thomas Church
“Imagine an oratorio with the awesome intricacy of Bach’s Mass in B minor yet the sublime contentment of Mozart’s Magic Flute, and you will have some idea of The Creation.The New York Times.

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

7:30 pm – 10:00 pm, Saint Thomas Church
In the glorious setting of Saint Thomas Church, Director of Music Daniel Hyde leads baroque music ensemble Concert Royal and The Saint Thomas Choir of Men and Boys in this joyous holiday concert.

Thursday, December 8, 2016

7:30 pm – 10:00 pm, Saint Thomas Church
In the glorious setting of Saint Thomas Church, Director of Music Daniel Hyde leads baroque music ensemble Concert Royal and The Saint Thomas Choir of Men & Boys in this joyous holiday concert.

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.

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.

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.

Thursday, May 11, 2017

7:30 pm, Saint Thomas Church
Cerebrating 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.