Concertsat First Church

2021-2022 Concerts Season Overview

We are happy to announce the 2021–2022 series of Concerts at First Church – the 50th anniversary of Congregational Concerts! Watch this space for more complete information.


CONGREGATIONAL CONCERTS – Sundays at 4pm, *unless noted otherwise

19 Sep – Nathan Laube, organist

24 Oct – Lynn Eustis, soprano, and Kevin Jones, pianist

7 Nov – Hymn Festival with James E. Bobb

19 Dec – Christmas Festival of Lessons and Carols

13 Feb – Kevin Jones, organist, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Beckerath organ

13 Mar – First Church Choir, soloists, and Chatham Baroque present Bach’s Mass in B Minor

24 April – FCC Organist Alumni Gala featuring John Schaefer, Dene Barnard, Marti Rideout, James E. Bobb, and Kevin Jones


ORGAN MEDITATIONS – Wednesdays at 12.15pm

1 Dec – Amanda Mole (St. Joseph’s Cathedral, Columbus)

8 Dec – Kevin Jones

9 Mar – Bach’s Birthday Concert: Kevin Jones, harpsichordist

16 Mar –Nicole Keller (Trinity Cathedral, Cleveland)

23 Mar – Bruce Barber (Christ Church Christiana Hundred, Wilmington, Del.)

30 Mar – Tyler Robertson (Christ Church Glendale, Cincinnati)


CHORAL EVENSONG – Sundays at 4pm*

17 Oct – Ayleward; Sumsion in A

16 Jan – Leighton; Ešenvalds “Merton”

20 Feb – Hancock; Kelly in C

10 Apr – Ayleward; Howells “Westminster”

1 May – Leighton; Kelly in C

21 July (7.30pm*) – Bon Voyage Evensong – Hancock; Howells “Westminster”


MUSIC IN LITURGY

24 Dec – Bach Canonic Variations, BWV 769 – 10.45pm

15 Apr – Schütz Lukaspassion – 7.30pm