Concert Calendar

All concerts are held in the Main Church Nave unless otherwise specified.

 

Williamsburg Area Hymn Festival

Sunday, January 29, 2017 at 2:00 p.m.

Celebrating the "Week for Christian Unity" and commemorating the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, all are invited to this Hymn Festival led by Dr. David Cherwien, organist/cantor at Mount Olive Lutheran Church, Minneapolis.  Sponsored by Saint Stephen Lutheran Church and Saint Bede Catholic Church, the large festival choir will be made up of members from more than a dozen area churches.  Free will offering will go to the Williamsburg House of Mercy.  See the following link for information on singing in the choir for this festival and the choral workshops. http://www.reformation500williamsburg.com/   

 

 

Trinity Organ Series

Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at Noon

Celebrate Black History Month with organist Aaron Renninger performing music by black composers from the U.S. and abroad in addition to both lively and soulful arrangements of well-known spirituals. All are invited to bring lunch to eat following the free concert. Beverages will be provided.  

 

Tidewater Intergenerational Orchestra

Sunday, March 5, 2017 at 1:00 p.m.

Feature soloist, Erich Graf, will join the Tidewater Intergenerational Orchestra in performance of the "Concerto in D Major" by W.A. Mozart.  The orchestra will also perform "St. Paul Suite" by G. Holst and "Symphony No. 25" by W.A. Mozart.  The concert will take place in Kaplan Parish Hall.  Our newly constructed parish hall provides an elegant setting with tables for concert guests.  Those attending are welcome to bring a bag lunch to eat prior to the concert.  All are welcome to this free event.

 

 

 

USAF Heritage of America Band

Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at 1:00 p.m.

The American Clarinet Quartet from the USAF Heritage of America Band provides virtuosic and enthusiastic performances for audiences from South Carolina to Maine.  Drawing on years of professional experience, they present an exciting program that captivates listeners of all ages. All are invited to this free concert.

 

 

AGO Organ Series

Sunday, March 26, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.

Dr. Lynn Trapp holds a distinguished career as concert organist, pianist, conductor, composer, and liturgist.  Through his many concert appearances, publications, awards, and clinician work he is a highly respected leader with a national and international reputation.  He presently serves as Director of Liturgy and Music at Saint Joseph Catholic Church in Baltimore, MD.  Dr. Trapp will perform in this free solo organ concert co-sponsored with the Tidewater Chapter of the American Guild of Organists. All are welcome.

 

Masterworks Series

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at 1:00 p.m.

J. S. Bach had a love affair with the Italian style of music and thus created organ works based on Violin Concerti that Antonio Vivaldi wrote. Come hear how this enchanting music changed Bach’s perspective on music, and how he was influenced by Vivaldi – nicknamed “The Red Priest” because he was ordained in 1704 and had red hair. You will also hear the stories between Bach and Vivaldi – a fun history lesson led by organist Michael Steven Lianos.  All are invited to this free concert.

 

Trinity Organ Series

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at Noon

Organist David Jonies, Associate Director of Music at Holy Name Cathedral, Chicago IL will perform.  Works include music by Guilmant, Handel, Reger, and Sowerby.  All are invited to bring lunch, and meet the artist following the free concert.  Beverages will be provided.  

 

Williamsburg Choral Festival and Mass

Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 5:30 p.m.

The Pueri Cantores Children's Choral Festival and Mass for the Diocese of Richmond.  More information coming soon!

 

 

 

Trinity Organ Series

Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at Noon

Closing concert of this season's Trinity Organ Series.  All are invited to bring lunch, and meet the artists following the free concert.  Beverages will be provided.  More information coming soon!

 

Tidewater Intergenerational Orchestra

Sunday, June 11, 2017 at 1:00 p.m.

The Tidewater Intergenerational Orchestra will perform.  All are welcome.  More information coming soon!

 

 


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For additional information, email music@bedeva.org, or call the Music and Liturgy Office at 757-229-3631.

 

 

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