Please join us for Walter Hilse’s twenty-seventh consecutive annual recital at Saint Peter’s Church. A special feature of the program will be the world premiere of Hilse’s Fantasy on “O Quanta Qualia,” a set of eleven variations, in different styles and forms, on the majestic 17th century hymn tune.
The Saint Peter’s Bach Collegium and the Saint Peter’s Choir and Dance at Saint Peter’s Present Emilio Cavalieri’s “La Rappresentatione di Anima, et di Corpo,” an opera in three acts presented in a vespers setting.
Cantor Bálint Karosi’s Choralair Symphony for Symphonic Wind Ensemble is premiered at Saint Peter’s on Saturday April 27 at 3 p.m.
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.
Join us at 11:00 A.M. Mass on Sunday, March 3, for the Feast of the Transfiguration, where the Saint Peter’s Choir will perform George Frideric Handel’s The Lord is my Light, HWV 255 (Chandos Anthem #10) as part of the liturgy celebrating the Transfiguration of Our Lord.
Cantor Bálint Karosi conducts the Saint Peter’s Bach Collegium Orchestra and Saint Peter’s Choir in this setting of Psalm texts from Handel’s early period of compositions.
Scandinavian and Mexican dance traditions connect to J.S. Bach at this liturgy, featuring dancers Abril Anchondo (pictured) and Erin Gallagher. Saint Peter's Bach Collegium Orchestra and Saint Peter's Choir directed by Dr. Bálint Karosi.