Special Worship Services & Musical Events

Friends of Music at Grace is excited to announce the following special concerts and services planned for the 2018-2019 program year.

Evensong for the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi

Sunday, October 7, 2018 at 6:00 PM

The parish choir will offer a service of sung Evensong to honor the feast of St. Francis of Assisi. The choir will feature music by William Smith, Herbert Brewer, and Ned Rorem. Austin Clark, Director of Music at Church of Our Saviour, will play a pre-service recital beginning at 5:30 PM.

Advent Lessons & Carols

Sunday, December 16, 2018 at 6:00 PM

This beautiful service, and Anglican tradition, is meant to help us prepare for Christmas. Scripture will be read and Advent carols will be sung by the choir and congregation. A light supper (reservations necessary) will be served at 5:00PM prior to the service.

Kinnara Ensemble

Saturday, January 26, 2018 at 7:00 PM

Comprising some of the finest ensemble and solo singers in the country, Kinnara Ensemble is one of the nation's premier professional chamber choirs. Under the direction of J.D. Burnett, who also serves as Associate Director of Choral Activities at the University of Georgia, the choir performs a wide variety of standard choral repertoire from all eras.

Kinnara will offer a program titled Transcendence. The centerpiece of the program will be Vaughan Williams' Mass in G Minor with other works by Daniel Elder, Aaron Jay Kernis, Arvo Pärt, and Josef Rheinberger.

Evensong for the Feast of Martin Luther

Sunday, February 17, 2019 at 6:00 PM

The parish choir will offer a service of sung Evensong to honor the feast of Martin Luther. The choir will feature music by William Smith, George Dyson, and Richard Shephard. A pre-service recital will begin at 5:30 PM.

Lenten Compline

Sunday, March 10, 2019 at 7:30 PM

The choir will offer a sung service of Compline at 7:30 PM. This short contemplative candle-lit service will be the perfect way to close your day.

The Same Stream

Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 7:30 PM

The Same Stream was born out of a closely knit family of singers who share a common experience and are dedicated to what it truly means to sing together. The choir is led by Grammy-nominated conductor James Jordan, who is recognized and praised as one of America’s pre-eminent conductors, writers, music psychologists and innovators in choral music.

   

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