First Christian Church 

Concert Series Ministry

 

The purpose of the Concert Series Ministry is to create a spiritually enriching experience through the power of music in traditional and emerging forms. This ministry is part of our vision and mission statement: to “act out our gifts in joyful Christian service…radical in hospitality, outrageous in generosity and joyful in service to God and neighbor…"

  

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         First Christian Church 

Concert Series

 *free will offering

 

 *September 13, 3:00 p.m.

  Gerald Miller, cello

Carol Wilson, piano

 

Carol wilson      Gerald Miller      

       

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 *October 18, 3:00 p.m.

Colorado Brass Arts Ensemble

 

  Colorado Brass Arts Group

  

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 October 25, 3:00 p.m.

The Chamber Singers of the Colorado Springs Chorale

directed by Kimberley Schultz

 

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                     *November 1, 3:00 p.m.

 Little London Winds

Paul Jacobson, director

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*November 29, 7:00 p.m.

Annual Messiah Sing-Along

Directed by Kimberley Schultz

with

The Chamber Singers of the Colorado Springs Chorale

Strings, trumpet, harpsichord and organ

 

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The program will include numbers from all three sections of the Messiah, including recitatives, solos, and major choruses. There will be a limited number of scores available, so bring your score if you have one. Come and begin the Advent season by singing this glorious music by Georg Frederic Händel, or just enjoy being surrounded by those singing. 

       Chamber Singers

      

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December 5, 2:00 and 4:30 p.m.

 Amahl and the Night Visitors

directed by Linda Weiss

Colorado Springs Conservatory

 

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*December 13, 7:00 p.m.

Kantorei, Professional Choir from Denver

 

Kantorei Christmas

     

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*February 7, 3:00 p.m.

Annual Chamber Music Program

Members of the Chamber Orchestra of the Springs

and Friends

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An afternoon of delightful music for small ensembles of

strings and woodwinds with piano or harpsichord.

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Trio for Flute, Cello and Piano, Bohuslav Martinu 

Ali Gioscia, flute; Emma Patterson, cello; Sharon Skidgel, piano

Trio for Flute, Oboe and Piano, Malcolm Arnold 

Phyllis White, flute; Joyce Hanagan, oboe; Carol Wilson, piano

Sonata No. 12, Opus No. 1 “La Folia”, Antonio Vivaldi  

Elisa Wicks and Terri Moon: violin, Pamela Chaddon, cello; Eric Wicks, harpsichord

Sonata for Cello and Piano: 2nd movement, Edvard Grieg

Veselka Kuzma, cello; Carol Wilson, piano

Quartet for Flute, Oboe, Viola and Cello, J.C. Bach

Phyllis White, flute; Joyce Hanagan, oboe; Becky Harrison, viola; Veselka Kuzma, cello

Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano,  F.J. Haydn 

James Rasmussen, violin; Veselka Kuzma, cello; Carol Wilson, piano

Sonata for Violin and Piano: 1st movement, W.A. Mozart 

Elisa Wicks, violin; Carol Wilson, piano

 

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March 19, 7:00 p.m.

All-Bach Organ Concert

Members of the American Guild of Organists

 

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 *March 20, 3:00 p.m.

Annual Bach Celebration Concert

 Bach mug

 

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*May 15, 3:00 p.m.

 Pikes Peak Ringers

directed by Kevin McChesney

 

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