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Jazz Vespers: Ike Sturm Ensemble feat. Catherine Russell
Apr
14
6:00 PM18:00

Jazz Vespers: 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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Jazz Vespers: Theo Bleckmann and Michael Mayo
Mar
17
6:00 PM18:00

Jazz Vespers: Theo Bleckmann and Michael Mayo

GRAMMY® nominated singer/composer Theo Bleckmann recently released a recording on ECM Records with his new Elegy Quintet, produced by legendary label head and founder, Manfred Eicher. Bleckmann has collaborated with Ambrose Akinmusire, Laurie Anderson, Uri Caine, Philip Glass, Ann Hamilton, John Hollenbeck, Sheila Jordan, and many more of today’s top artists.

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Jazz Vespers: Theo Bleckmann and Endless Field
Mar
10
6:00 PM18:00

Jazz Vespers: Theo Bleckmann and Endless Field

GRAMMY® nominated singer/composer Theo Bleckmann recently released a recording on ECM Records with his new Elegy Quintet, produced by legendary label head and founder, Manfred Eicher. Bleckmann has collaborated with Ambrose Akinmusire, Laurie Anderson, Uri Caine, Philip Glass, Ann Hamilton, John Hollenbeck, Sheila Jordan, and many more of today’s top artists.

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Transfiguration Sunday: Handel's "The Lord is my Light", HWV 255
Mar
3
11:00 AM11:00

Transfiguration Sunday: Handel's "The Lord is my Light", HWV 255

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.

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Catherine Russell at Jazz Vespers
Dec
23
6:00 PM18:00

Catherine Russell at Jazz Vespers

Each Sunday at 6:00 P.M. an open community gathers for prayer and reflection on the lines of sacred scripture and jazz.

The community is diverse and includes people who live near and far, native and new New Yorkers, and people visiting New York City. Oftentimes churches will bring groups from their home congregations. Others are not Christians or are exploring Christianity for the first time in this supportive environment. Musicians from New York and throughout the world come to play.

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Sara Caswell String Quartet with Dance at Jazz
Dec
16
6:00 PM18:00

Sara Caswell String Quartet with Dance at Jazz

Each Sunday at 6:00 P.M. an open community gathers for prayer and reflection on the lines of sacred scripture and jazz.

The community is diverse and includes people who live near and far, native and new New Yorkers, and people visiting New York City. Oftentimes churches will bring groups from their home congregations. Others are not Christians or are exploring Christianity for the first time in this supportive environment. Musicians from New York and throughout the world come to play.

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Sara Caswell String Quartet
Dec
9
6:00 PM18:00

Sara Caswell String Quartet

Each Sunday at 6:00 P.M. an open community gathers for prayer and reflection on the lines of sacred scripture and jazz.

The community is diverse and includes people who live near and far, native and new New Yorkers, and people visiting New York City. Oftentimes churches will bring groups from their home congregations. Others are not Christians or are exploring Christianity for the first time in this supportive environment. Musicians from New York and throughout the world come to play.

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Jen & Kris Allen with the Sara Caswell String Quartet
Dec
2
6:00 PM18:00

Jen & Kris Allen with the Sara Caswell String Quartet

Each Sunday at 6:00 P.M. an open community gathers for prayer and reflection on the lines of sacred scripture and jazz.

The community is diverse and includes people who live near and far, native and new New Yorkers, and people visiting New York City. Oftentimes churches will bring groups from their home congregations. Others are not Christians or are exploring Christianity for the first time in this supportive environment. Musicians from New York and throughout the world come to play.

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Nov
29
11:30 AM11:30

Second Sunday in Advent

Saint Peter’s Church is a welcoming and diverse evangelical catholic communion. This community's liturgical practice is rooted in the long and robust tradition of the church expressed in contemporary time and thoughtful innovation.

People of all different backgrounds find nourishment in and are welcome to take part fully in the life of this community.

Appointed texts

The ecumenical Revised Common Lectionary appoints texts for liturgies in a three year cycle (Years A, B and C). As a commitment to Christian unity, Saint Peter’s follows this cycle.

The texts for the Second Sunday of Advent, Year C are:

Malachi 3:1-4
Psalm: Luke 1:68-79
Philippians 1:3-11
Saint Luke 3:1-6

You are welcome at any of these liturgies:

9:00 A.M. Mass

11:00 A.M. Mass
Featuring Dance@SaintPeters and Saint Peter's Bach Collegium performing Johann Sebastian Bach's Cantata BWV 36, "Schwingt freudig euch empor".

1:30 P.M. Misa en español

6:00 P.M. Jazz Vespers
Featuring Sara Caswell String Quartet.

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Linda May Han Oh / Fabian Almazan
Nov
25
6:00 PM18:00

Linda May Han Oh / Fabian Almazan

Each Sunday at 6:00 P.M. an open community gathers for prayer and reflection on the lines of sacred scripture and jazz.

The community is diverse and includes people who live near and far, native and new New Yorkers, and people visiting New York City. Oftentimes churches will bring groups from their home congregations. Others are not Christians or are exploring Christianity for the first time in this supportive environment. Musicians from New York and throughout the world come to play.

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