Handel Messiah, 1749 Covent Garden
Version, by VoxAmaDeus at St. Mark’s, Philadelphia on
Friday, December 15, 2017 from 7 to 10 p.m. The church is located
at 1625 Locust Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103. Buy tickets:
Three Events on Sunday, December 17th at the Washington
Memorial Chapel: at 4:00 p.m., Advent Lessons and Carols; at 5:00 p.m.,
a Live Nativity Scene on the Chapel Front Lawn; at 7:00 p.m., Carols at the
Carillon – Community Christmas Carol Sing Along with ample seating at the
base of the Bell Tower – Dress Warmly!
The Senior Choir of Trinity will perform Handel’s Messiah Part I and selections from
Part II & III, Sunday, December 17th at 4:00 p.m at Trinity Episcopal Church, Solebury, PA.
They will be accompanied by a 16-piece chamber orchestra and conducted by Timothy Harrell, organist/
choirmaster at Trinity Church. The Madrigal Singers from Bucks County Community College
will be joining us again this year. Rochelle Reed returns as our soprano soloist. She is a
full-time faculty member at Bucks County Community College. Gus Mercante enjoys an active
career performing repertoire from the Baroque to the newly-created. Steven Brennfleck returns as
our tenor soloist. Baritone, Brian Ming Chu holds an M.M.in Voice/Opera from the Peabody
Conservatory of Music. Admission is $20 adults, $10 children 12 and under. To purchase tickets: visit
https://www.trinitysolebury.org/messiah, call the church office at 215-297-5135, or tickets are also available
at the door. A reception will follow. Trinity Church is located at 6587 Upper York Rd, Solebury, PA 18963.
Caroling at the Carillon at Washington Memorial
Chapel, Route 23 in Valley Forge Park. Sunday, December 17 at 7:00
p.m. Community Christmas Carol Sing-Along accompanied by Doug
Gefvert playing the 58-bell carillon. This outdoor event takes place in
front of the carillon tower, so dress warmly! Free. Further info:
Jazz ‘n Joe at Church of the Redeemer, Springfield on Wednesday, January 17th from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. This is a Blues Night Event. The church is located at: 145 W Springfield Rd., Springfield, PA 19064. Phone: (610) 544-8113 Parking is Available. Joe (coffee/tea) & sweets provided. Cost: Tickets of $5.00 to help Church of the Redeemer defray the cost are requested.
Jazz ‘n Joe at Gloria Dei (Old Swedes’) Church (916 South Swanson St., Philadelphia, PA, 19147; 215-389-1513) on Thursday, January 25, 2018 from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Parking is Available. Joe (coffee/tea) & sweets provided. BYOW (bring your own wine if you choose). all Jazz & Joe events are secular – all are welcome. Cost: A donation to help Gloria Dei defray the cost would be appreciated. Appearing at this event: a Jazz Sanctuary Band – The Alan Segal Quintet.
Jazz ‘n Joe at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, Glenside (654 N. Easton Road, Glenside, PA 19038; 215-887-1765) on Sunday, January 28th from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Parking is Available. Joe (coffee/tea) & sweets provided. Cost: Free Will Offering. Appearing at this event: a Jazz Sanctuary Sextet.