Louise Nevelson Through the Lens of Diana MacKown
Sep
5
to Nov 7
Art

Louise Nevelson Through the Lens of Diana MacKown

After training as a photographer at Yale, Diana MacKown worked alongside Louise Nevelson in New York City. These photographs offer a unique view into Nevelson’s studio, trips abroad and finished work, like Nevelson Chapel when it was first completed. Whether candid or formal, Diana’s lens is clever, playful and sharp. On display in the Narthex and Living Room galleries.

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Sonny Fortune Memorial
Sep
30
6:30 PM18:30

Sonny Fortune Memorial

Almost one year ago, on October 25, 2018, the jazz world was shocked and saddened to learn the news of Sonny Fortune’s sudden passing as the result of a cerebral hemorrhage. After months of planning, the Fortune family, along with friends, colleagues and band members of Sonny Fortune are proud to present a memorial service for the legendary saxophonist/composer. The memorial will be held on Monday September 30, 2019, from 6:30PM to 9:00PM at St. Peters Church.

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Midday Jazz Midtown: October 2019
Oct
2
to Oct 30

Midday Jazz Midtown: October 2019

This October the Midday Jazz Midtown series presents Judy Niemack (10/2), Gene Bertoncini / Ike Sturm / Melissa Stylianou (10/9), Hilary Gardner and Ehud Asherie (10/16), Mark Christian Miller with Ronny Whyte, Boots Maleson, Ray Marchica (10/23), and Ron Aprea Big Band featuring Angela DeNiro: A Count Basie Tribute (10/30).

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Ecumenical Symposium: Truth Does Not Fear Dialogue
Nov
13
to Nov 14

Ecumenical Symposium: Truth Does Not Fear Dialogue

This symposium explores the ways in which the Holy Spirit is active within the long and dynamic dialogue between Orthodoxy and a world filled with living, breathing cultures and peoples. Drawing on the lived experience of Orthodox, Roman Catholic, Lutheran and Pentecostal churches; similarities as well as differences will be named and respected with the understanding that these churches — with their various histories and contexts — have grown variously in the same Spirit.

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Meditative Motions by Chellis Baird
Nov
14
to Feb 20
Art

Meditative Motions by Chellis Baird

In her exhibition, Chellis Baird paves the entryway of Nevelson Chapel with her sculptural paintings. Baird’s work lies at the intersection of painting, sculpture, and textiles. She believes that through texture, evidence of the human hand, and emotional sensations through color, one can move the viewer's eye from screens to the physical world. On display in the Narthex and Living Room galleries.

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Jazz Vespers: Jordan Pettay Quartet
Jun
30
6:00 PM18:00

Jazz Vespers: Jordan Pettay Quartet

Instantly recognizable for her sophisticated and spiritual sound, Jordan has performed with many of the world’s premier jazz artists including Herbie Hancock and Christian McBride. Residing in New York City, she appears regularly as a freelance artist, educator and leader of The Jordan Pettay Quartet. Her debut release First Fruit is now available.

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Help Us Help Refugees and Immigrants with Supplies on June 23
Jun
29
10:00 PM22:00

Help Us Help Refugees and Immigrants with Supplies on June 23

Saint Peter's Advocacy Cabinet, Metro NY Synod Sanctuary Ministry and the Mayor's Office for Faith and Community Affairs will host a respite day for refugee and immigrant children living in detention. It will be held at Nevelson Chapel on Saturday, June 29th. Due to the nature of the event, we cannot have volunteers but we do need your help!

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Jinhong Kim: Coincidence
Jun
20
to Aug 29
Art

Jinhong Kim: Coincidence

Coincidence,” Jinhong Kim’s exhibition of photography that captures New York City as a masterpiece made up of its buildings, is on display from June 20 to August 29, 2019, at the Living Room Gallery of Saint Peter’s Church, 54th Street at Lexington Avenue in Midtown Manhattan.

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Jazz Vespers: Ryan Keberle
Jun
16
6:00 PM18:00

Jazz Vespers: Ryan Keberle

Ryan Keberle is a jazz trombonist, composer and educator living in New York City. Few musicians have managed to navigate the richly varied avenues of New York City’s abundant music scene with the same passion and adaptability as trombonist and composer Ryan Keberle. Since his arrival in 1999, Keberle’s diverse talents have earned him a place alongside a staggering array of legends, superstars, and up-and-coming innovators.

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Sung Won Yun: Congeries of Beings
Jun
13
to Aug 22
Art

Sung Won Yun: Congeries of Beings

“Congeries of Beings,” Sung Won Yun’s exhibition of abstract mixed media paintings that link past, present, and future into an emotional contemplation of serenity, is on display from June 13 to August 22, 2019, at the Narthex Gallery of Saint Peter’s Church, 54th Street at Lexington in Midtown Manhattan.

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Jazz Vespers: Nadje Noordhuis
Jun
2
6:00 PM18:00

Jazz Vespers: Nadje Noordhuis

Combining cinematic sweep, transportive emotion, and rich melodic grandeur, Australian-born trumpeter/composer Nadje Noordhuis possesses one of the most unforgettably lyrical voices in modern music. Her deeply-felt, clarion tone and evocative compositional gift meld classical rigor, jazz expression, and world music accents into a sound that is distinctively her own.

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Jazz Vespers: Jaimeo Brown Transcendence
May
26
6:00 PM18:00

Jazz Vespers: Jaimeo Brown Transcendence

Jaimeo Brown (pronounced jah-mayo) began his drum career at age 16 with his father bassist Dartanyan Brown and mother pianist and woodwind specialist, Marcia Miget, and drum teacher, Sly Randolph, himself a Bernard Purdie protégé from Harlem. In the last 20 years, he has worked with a range of musicians including Stevie Wonder, Carlos Santana, Q-Tip, Carl Craig, Bobby Hutcherson, Greg Osby, Joe Locke, David Murray, and several other New York based musicians.

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Jazz Vespers: Jaimeo Brown Transcendence
May
19
6:00 PM18:00

Jazz Vespers: Jaimeo Brown Transcendence

Jaimeo Brown (pronounced jah-mayo) began his drum career at age 16 with his father bassist Dartanyan Brown and mother pianist and woodwind specialist, Marcia Miget, and drum teacher, Sly Randolph, himself a Bernard Purdie protégé from Harlem. In the last 20 years, he has worked with a range of musicians including Stevie Wonder, Carlos Santana, Q-Tip, Carl Craig, Bobby Hutcherson, Greg Osby, Joe Locke, David Murray, and several other New York based musicians.

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