2017 - 2018 Concerts
- Generation Next: A mini-series featuring two of the greatest rising stars of the organ world. Download the program booklet for this series.
- Joshua Stafford, winner of the 2016 Longwood Gardens International Organ Competition. Sunday, October 8, 2:00 p.m. At the 2015 Association of Anglican Musicians’ national conference, Stafford’s playing was acclaimed as “technically flawless yet exceptionally nuanced and spontaneous.” Click here to listen to some of Stafford’s recordings. Suggested offering: $10.00.
- Dexter Kennedy, winner of the prestigious Grand Prix de Chartres d’interprétation, 2014. Sunday, October 15, 2:00 p.m. The American Organist praised Kennedy for his “prestigious technique and grand style musicality” and The Iceland Monitor described him as “one of the greatest organists of our times.” Click here to listen to some of Kennedy’s recordings. Suggested offering: $10.00.
- All Saints Sunday worship service. Sunday, November 5, 10:00 a.m. To observe All Saints Sunday, the Bryn Mawr Chamber Singers will present Gabriel Fauré’s “Requiem” with Jeffrey Brillhart, conductor.
- The Art of the Song: BMPC Staff Singers, Jeffrey Brillhart, pianist. Sunday, November 12, 2:00 p.m. A new addition to our concert series this year is the opportunity to hear the staff singers from the Sanctuary Choir featured in their own recital. Suggested offering: $10.00.
- Noontime Harpsichord Recitals. Tuesdays during Advent (November 28, December 5, 12, and 19), 12:00 p.m. Featuring harpsichord students of Temple University on BMPC’s William Dowd harpsichord. Free admission.
- Christmas Concert: Sanctuary Choir and Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia. Sunday, December 10, 4:00 p.m. Featuring J. S. Bach’s Magnificat and Christmas Oratorio, Part I. Tickets: $15.00 for adults; $5.00 for students. Purchase tickets here.
- They’re Back: Two Piano Recital featuring Jeffrey Brillhart and Laura Ward. Sunday, January 28, 2:00 p.m. Back by popular demand, Jeffrey Brillhart and Laura Ward will return to the Sanctuary to play a recital which will be sure to please. Suggested offering: $10.00.
- Choir Concert: Bach Choir of Bethlehem. Sunday, March 18, 4:00 p.m. BMPC is pleased to host the Bach Choir of Bethlehem for their spring concert. Details and ticket information can be found at www.bach.org, 610-866-4382.
- Good Friday Evening worship service. Friday, March 30, 7:30 p.m. In observance of Good Friday, the Sanctuary Choir will present Dale Wood’s “Service of Darkness.”
- Organ Recital: Edward Landin. Sunday, April 8, 2:00 p.m. Edward’s achievements as a church musician and performer were most recently recognized when he was named as a member of the “Class of 2017” by The Diapason magazine’s program, “20 under 30,” which lifts up young professionals in the world of organ, harpsichord, carillon, and church music. Suggested offering: $10.00.
- All-Choirs Concert: Paul Winter’s iconic Missa Gaia (Earth Mass). Sunday, April 22, 4:00 p.m. Featuring the Sanctuary Choir, Singing for Life, Youth Chorale, and Children’s Choir. Tickets: $20 for adults; $5.00 for students.