“Philly’s amazing church-music concert scene is now at its Easter best”

 

Two great opportunities to enjoy music between now and Easter. Read the full article here.

“Christ Church has been home to many grand organs across its 300-plus-year history. On March 30, it debuts its newest one in a performance of Seven Last Words (Sept Chorals-Poëmes), written by French composer Charles Tournemire. The free Good Friday event is a first-chance opportunity to hear the custom-built mechanical-action pipe organ.”

“The award-winning St. Thomas Gospel Choir will perform an afternoon concert on Palm Sunday at Overbrook’s African Episcopal Church of St. Thomas. Guests can look forward to a characteristically energetic gospel performance from the 60-member group.”