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: 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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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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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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Jazz Vespers: Nadje Noordhuis Quintet
May
12
6:00 PM18:00

Jazz Vespers: Nadje Noordhuis Quintet

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: Godwin Louis with Guest Preacher Sarah McCaslin
May
5
6:00 PM18:00

Jazz Vespers: Godwin Louis with Guest Preacher Sarah McCaslin

Godwin Louis, alto saxophonist, was born in Harlem, New York and began playing saxophone at age nine. Godwin grew up in Bridgeport, Connecticut and Port au Prince, Haiti. Godwin was a finalist in the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz Saxophone Competition. He has performed around the globe including: Mali, Senegal, Togo, France, Spain, United Kingdom, Italy, Russia, Azerbaijan, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Venezuela, Colombia, South Korea, Thailand, Indonesia and Australia.

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Ike Sturm Quartet with Guest Preacher Sarah McCaslin
Apr
28
6:00 PM18:00

Ike Sturm Quartet with Guest Preacher Sarah McCaslin

An accomplished bassist and leading composer of sacred jazz works, Ike Sturm designs and curates innovative programs at Saint Peter’s Church. As Director of Music for Jazz, Sturm composes music for weekly liturgies and has toured the U.S., Denmark, Sweden, Germany and Norway with his band, Evergreen. His Jazz Mass was awarded 4 1/2 stars by Downbeat and was named one of the “Best CDs of the Year.”

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Easter Jazz Mass: Ike Sturm Ensemble feat. Catherine Russell
Apr
21
6:00 PM18:00

Easter Jazz Mass: Ike Sturm Ensemble feat. Catherine Russell

An accomplished bassist and leading composer of sacred jazz works, Ike Sturm designs and curates innovative programs at Saint Peter’s Church. As Director of Music for Jazz, Sturm composes music for weekly liturgies and has toured the U.S., Denmark, Sweden, Germany and Norway with his band, Evergreen. His Jazz Mass was awarded 4 1/2 stars by Downbeat and was named one of the “Best CDs of the Year.”

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J.S. Bach's St. John Passion: Good Friday at Saint Peter's NYC
Apr
19
12:00 PM12:00

J.S. Bach's St. John Passion: Good Friday at Saint Peter's NYC

J.S. Bach: The Passion According to Saint John is presented at Saint Peter's Church in its original setting: in liturgy on Good Friday, much as it would have been at Leipzig's Nikolaikirche on April 7, 1724. Cantor Bálint Karosi, winner of the Leipzig Prize, leads the Saint Peter's Choir, Bach Collegium, and soloists from the harpsichord.

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Palm Sunday Jazz Mass: Ike Sturm Quintet
Apr
14
6:00 PM18:00

Palm Sunday Jazz Mass: Ike Sturm Quintet

An accomplished bassist and leading composer of sacred jazz works, Ike Sturm designs and curates innovative programs at Saint Peter’s Church. As Director of Music for Jazz, Sturm composes music for weekly liturgies and has toured the U.S., Denmark, Sweden, Germany and Norway with his band, Evergreen. His Jazz Mass was awarded 4 1/2 stars by Downbeat and was named one of the “Best CDs of the Year.”

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