Concerts

St. Catherine’s 2016-2017 Concert Series

Join us for these concerts in our 2016-2017 series, free and open to the public with no tickets needed. All concerts are open seating and are held in our beautiful sanctuary distinguished for its acoustics. For directions go to Directions and Contact.

 

Saturday, October 22, 2016,  7:30 pm —
Coro Vocati: “Folksongs: The Stories and Voices of the People”

A ensemble of professional singers, called to create music at the highest level of choral artistry, they are returning for their third St. Catherine’s concert by popular demand! www.corovocati.com

 

Saturday, November 12, 2016, 7:30 pm —
oak-martinOak Martin: “Organic, Collaborative and Locally Sourced: An Evening with Oak Martin and Friends”

An organ recital of the highest caliber by one of our St. Catherine’s rising stars! He will bring along some musician friends to join him: Cain Bergeron, flute, and AJ John, percussion. Sixteen-year- old Oak Martin is the first Henry Douglas Johnson and William Jacob Weaver Organ Scholar at St. Bartholemew’s Episcopal Church in Decatur, Georgia. His teachers and mentors include Scott Atchison, Director of Music and Organist at Peachtree Road United Methodist Church; Shannon Gallier, Director of Music and organist at St. Bartholemew’s Episcopal Church; Jack Mitchener of Mercer University; Dr. Francisco Silva of Silva Piano Studios; and David R. White, Director of The Georgia Boy Choir.  Oak took first prize in 2016 at the Cumming First United Methodist Church Rising Stars Music Competition  www.artsfestivalcfumc.com/rising-stars/. Traveling around the United States, he was organist for the Baltimore Boy Choir Festival and an organ scholar at the Royal School of Church Music summer program in Portland, Oregon. He participated in the American Guild of Organists Pipe Organ Encounter Advanced Course in Cincinnati, Ohio, and was the Sandra Aldrich Drew Organ Scholar at the Interlochen Center for the Arts in northwestern Michigan. Oak is a native of Marietta, Georgia.

 

Saturday, February 18, 2017 , 7:30 pm —
Duo “2”: Chamber Music for Flute & Piano: European and American Masters

Peter H. Bloom, flute, alto flute, bass flute and piccolo; and Mary Jane Rupert, piano, have garnered consistent acclaim for their creative programming and compelling performances of repertoire from the great works of the European masters to the stellar new pieces of today’s composers. www.americasmusicworks.com/duo-2.html

 

Saturday, March 18, 2017, 7:30 pm —
Eunjoo Lee-Huls: “My Mother’s Love and Life: A Tribute”

Mezzo-soprano Eunjoo Lee-Huls enjoys a rich performing career that embraces a combination of oratorio, symphonic soloist, opera and recitals. Her accompanist will be her sister-in-law, Junyoon Lee-Huls, who lives in Marietta. Ms. Lee-Huls is dedicating this concert in memory of her mother; the title of her concert is an allusion to Robert Schumann’s great lieder cycle, Frauenliebe und Leben. www.eunjooleehuls.com

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Be a Friend of Music at St. Catherine’s

This concert series and our future concerts are made possible and kept affordable by the generous contributions of music lovers like you. Become a “Friend Of Music At St. Catherine’s” and help enhance the musical and spiritual life of our community. All contributors will be acknowledged in the concert programs and invited to a an exclusive “Friends” reception. Gifts in any amount are welcome.

Please make checks to St. Catherine’s Episcopal Church and designate it on the memo line for “Friends of Music.” Mail to the church office at St. Catherine’s Episcopal Church, 571 Holt Road, Marietta, Georgia 30068. Donations are tax deductible.

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History of prior Concert Series

2015-16

  • Thursday, October 29, 2015 – Skylark presents “Lieder + Love Songs”
  • Saturday, December 12, 2015 – Maggie Taylor, Soprano
  • Saturday, February 20, 2016 – Atlanta Guitar Trio
  • Saturday, March 5, 2016 – Hannah Harris and Friends: An Evening of Celtic Music

2014-15

  • Sunday, October 12, 2014, 5:00 p.m. — Sarah and Eugene Martin, Organ and Piano
  • Sunday, December 7, 2014, 5:00 p.m. — Advent Festival of Nine Lesson and Carols
  • Saturday, January 17, 2015, 7:30 p.m. — The Lopez-Tabor Duo
  • Saturday, March 28, 2015, 7:30 p.m. — Coro Vocati
  • Saturday,May 2, 2015, 7:30 p.m. — The Chamber Singers of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church Choir

2013-14

  • November 2, 2013, 8:00 p.m. – Sacre Voci: “For All The Saints”
  • January 18, 2014, 8:00 p.m.: Atlanta Guitar Trio
  • March 30, 2014, 6:00 p.m.: Georgia Festival Chorus: “The Music of Memories”
  • Saturday, May 3, 2014, 8:00 p.m. — Kaleidoscope: Colors of the Voice presents “Night & Day: Time Pieces”

 2012-13

  • November 4, 2012 – The Feast of All Faithful Departed and Dedication of our Grand Piano, featuring St. Catherine’s organist Jana Williams
  • December 2, 2012 – Advent Festival of Lessons and Carols, featuring St. Catherine’s Chancel Choir, Choristers, and enacters
  • January 22, 2013 – Joint Concert by Georgia State University Singers, Walton High School A Cappella, and Dutchtown High School Concert Choir
  • March 23, 2013 – Coro Vocati Spring Concert: “The Sacred and Profane: Part II”
  • May 4, 2013 – Atlanta Sacred Chorale: “Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs”

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