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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: 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: 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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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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