Sarasota-Manatee Chapter-AGO

 

 

 

Community Events

 

If you would like to submit an event, please email our Advertising Manager Bill Holt at least two weeks prior to the event.  You may also leave a follow up message at the chapter email agosaramana@gmail.com. Posting your event flyer link here is also available for a small charge. Please follow the formatting shown here for submitting your material.

 

Formatting guidelines for events:

1. First line bold - event day of the week, full date, time

2. Second line - in bold italics the title of the event and artists

3. Third line - details of the event including any costs to attend the event.

4. Contact information

5. Attachments in high resolution PDF format or JPG

6. Never put anything in all caps

 

The rate sheet for posting community events links and additional information can be found here.

 

 

 

 

 

Mapping Feature: We have added links to a map of the event sites for the convenience of our members and guests. Just click on the address link below and Google Maps will take you there. Once there you can easily get directions by typing in your address.

 

November, 2017

 

Friday, November 17, 2017 @ 12:00 Noon

Organ Recital, BachFest Sarasota,  Richard Benedum, Cynthia Roberts-Greene, Ann Stephenson-Moe

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Saturday November 18, 2017 @ 4:30 PM and

Sunday November 19, 2017 @ 7:30 PM

BachFest-Sarasota, Choral Artists Sarasota perform Bach’s Mass in B Minor, Dr. Joseph Holt, Conductor

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

                          Dr. Boyd Jones

 

Sunday, November 19, 2017 @ 4:00 PM

Organ dedication recital concert

Dr. Boyd Jones will be the guest recitalist.

Community Presbyterian Church

405 S. McCall Road

Englewood, FL 34233

Please click here for the organ recital flyer.

 

Sunday November 19, 2017 @ 4:00 PM

Chorus of the Keys

First United Methodist Church

603-11th Street West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

The close harmony of men’s voices...with gorgeous arrangements and lush harmonies that nourish the soul. These versatile and award-winning singers sing the songs we want to hear -- from boisterous ditties to soothing ballads. You’ll be thrilled by their beautiful singing.

 

Free Will Offering

Plenty of Parking

 

Sunday, November 19, 2017 @ 4:00 pm

Solomon Eichner, pianist

Christ Church

4030 Manatee Avenue West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

The 2017-2018 season of special music events begins with a piano recital by Solomon Eichner, called "a young Arthur Rubinstein." Eichner recently completed his doctoral studies at the University of South Carolina; the American Liszt Society wrote, "A sensitive pianist, Solomon's playing is poetic, beautiful and moving with deep feeling." Admission to this outstanding event is free; come, and bring a friend.

 

Sunday, November 19, 2017 @ 5:00 pm

The Bethune Cookman University Chorale

Pine Shores Presbyterian Church

6116 Crestwood Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34231

 

Sunday, November 19, 2017 @ 5:15 PM

Solemn Evensong, Treble Voices

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Sunday, November 26, 2017 @ 11:00 am

Schubert, Mass in G Major, Chorale, Chamber Orchestra, Soloists

Christ Church

4030 Manatee Avenue West

Bradenton, Florida 34205

 

December, 2017

 

Sunday, December 3, 2017 @ 10:30 AM

Messiah-Christmas Portion, Choir and soloists

First United Methodist Church

603-11th Street West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Wednesday, December 6, 2017 @ 12:10 PM

Advent Organ recital, Neil Page-Organist

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Thursday, December 7, 2017 @ 12:15 pm

Advent Organ Recitals

Julane Rodgers, harpsichordist

Christ Church

4030 Manatee Avenue West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Saturday, December 8, 2017 @ 3:00 pm and 7:00 pm

The Kings Brass

Venice Presbyterian Church

825 The Rialto

Venice, FL 34285

 

Sunday, December 10, 2017 @ 11:00 am

Lessons and Carols for Advent

Christ Church Chorale

Christ Church

4030 Manatee Avenue West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Sunday, December 10, 2017 @ 5:00 PM

Sarasota Young Voices

Genevieve Beauchamp, director

Christ Church

4030 Manatee Avenue West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Sunday, December 10, 2017 @ 5:15 PM

Advent Lessons and Carols, Choirs of the Church of the Redeemer

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Monday, December 11, 2017 @ 7:30 PM

Musica Sacra Sarasota,Dr. Robert Parrish, Conductor Magnificat-John Rutter

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 @ 7:00 PM

The King’s Brass

First United Methodist Church

603-11th Street West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 @ 12:10 PM

Advent Organ Recital, Dr. Richard Benedum

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Thursday, December 14, 2017 @ 12:15 pm

Advent Organ Recitals

John Fraser Jull, organist

Christ Church

4030 Manatee Avenue West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Friday December 15, 2017 @ 7:30 PM

A Celtic Christmas, Musicians, Dancers, Actors & Instruments

First Presbyterian Church

2050 Oak Street

Sarasota, FL 34237

 

Sunday December 17, 2017 @ 6:00 PM

Lessons & Carols, St. Boniface Musicians

St. Boniface Episcopal Church

5615 Midnight Pass Road

Siesta Key - Sarasota, Florida 34242

 

Sunday, December 17, 2017 @ 7:00 PM

Annual Christmas Concert & Community Carol Sing

Freewill Offering - A Christmas to Remember: A Ceremony of Carols

First United Methodist Church

104 S. Pineapple Ave.

Sarasota, FL 34236

Contact Church Office (955-0935) for additional information

 

Sunday, December 17, 2017 @ 7:30 PM

Messiah Sing-Along, Chamber Orchestra

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Wednesday, December 20, 2017 @ 12:10 PM

Advent Organ Recital, Ann Stephenson- Moe

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Wednesday, December 20, 2017 @ 8:00 PM

Chamber Orchestra of Sarasota, Premier Concert Winter Splendor

Robert Vodnoy, Conductor

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Thursday, December 21, 2017 @ 12:15 pm

Advent Organ Recitals

Peter Madpak, organist

Christ Church

4030 Manatee Avenue West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Sunday, December 24, 2017 @ 10:00 pm

Music for the Holiday Season followed by

Christmas Eve Mass @ 10:30 pm

Christ Church

4030 Manatee Avenue West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

January, 2018

 

Saturday, January 6, 2018 @ 10:00 AM

Feast of the Epiphany, Solemn Eucharist

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Sunday, January 14, 2018 @ 4:00 pm

Sarasota-Manatee Bach Festival

Virtuoso Music for Organ, Richard Benedum,

Cynthia Roberts-Greene, Ann Stephenson-Moe, organists

Christ Church

4030 Manatee Avenue West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Sunday January 14, 2018 @ 6:00 PM

Eric Plutz, Organist

St. Boniface Episcopal Church

5615 Midnight Pass Road

Siesta Key - Sarasota, Florida 34242

 

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 @ 7:30 PM

Cornell University’s Premier Treble Voice Ensemble

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Sunday, January 21, 2018 @ 4:00 PM

Sarasota Opera Studio Artists

First United Methodist Church

603-11th Street West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Sunday, January 21, 2018 @ 5:15 PM

Solemn Evensong

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Saturday, January 27, 2018 @ 3:00 pm

Craig Williams, Organist of West Point Chapel USMA

Venice Presbyterian Church

825 The Rialto

Venice, FL 34285

 

Saturday, January 27, 2018 @ 4:00 PM

DUO B

$15 Ticket Donation (www.firstsrq.com/music/fine-arts-series)  -  Violinist Hirono Sugimoto Borter and Cellist Phillip Lawrence Borter

Winners of the prestigious Eastman Concerto Competition

First United Methodist Church

104 S. Pineapple Ave.

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Sunday, January 28, 2018 @ 4:00 pm

Sarasota-Manatee Bach Festival

Music for Baroque Violin and more, Carol Lieberman,

Michael McClelland and friends. Tickets $20.00 each

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Sunday, January 28, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

“Swingset”-Rebecca Zapen-vocals/violin, Jeremy Douglass-

keyboard, Dave Hamar-drums

Pine Shores Presbyterian Church

6116 Crestwood Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34231

 

February, 2018

 

Sunday, February 11, 2018 @ 11:00 am

Mozart, Mass in F Major, Chorale, Soloists,

Chamber Orchestra

Christ Church

4030 Manatee Avenue West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Sunday February 11, 2018 @ 6:00 PM

Cathedral Choral Ensemble, Washington National Cathedral

St. Boniface Episcopal Church

5615 Midnight Pass Road

Siesta Key - Sarasota, Florida 34242

 

Thursday, February 15, 2018 @ 12:15 pm

Lenten Organ Recitals

James Guyer, organist

Christ Church

4030 Manatee Avenue West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Friday, February 16, 2018 @ 7:00 pm

Karen & Chris Romig, Flute/Piano Duo

Venice Presbyterian Church

825 The Rialto

Venice, FL 34285

 

Sunday, February 18, 2018 @ 4:00 pm

Sarasota-Manatee Bach Festival

Adam DeSorgo, Carol Lieberman and friends

Christ Church

4030 Manatee Avenue West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Sunday, February 18, 2018 @ 5:15 PM

Solemn Evensong, Treble Voices

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Thursday, February 22, 2018 @ 12:15 pm

Lenten Organ Recitals

Robert Edwards, organist

Christ Church

4030 Manatee Avenue West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Saturday, February 24, 2018 @ 4:00 PM

Washington Saxophone Quartet

First United Methodist Church

104 S. Pineapple Ave.

Sarasota, FL 34236

$15.00 Ticket Donation (www.firstsrq.com/music/fine-arts-series) - Most widely heard saxophone quartet in the United States!

Contact Church Office (955-0935) for additional information

 

Monday February 26, 2018 @ 7:30 PM

Musica Sacra, Rutter Requiem, Elgar Sursum Corda

First Presbyterian Church

2050 Oak Street

Sarasota, FL 34237

 

March, 2018

 

Thursday, March 1, 2018 @ 12:15 pm

Lenten Organ Recitals

James Culver, organist

Christ Church

4030 Manatee Avenue West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Friday March 2, 2018 @ 7:00 PM

Marilyn Keiser, Organist, Benefitting the RSCM Program

St. Boniface Episcopal Church

5615 Midnight Pass Road

Siesta Key - Sarasota, Florida 34242

 

Sunday, March 4, 2018 @ 2:00 PM

The Ditchfield Family Singers

First United Methodist Church

603-11th Street West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Sunday, March 4, 2018 @ 4:00 pm

Ahreum Han, organist

Christ Church

4030 Manatee Avenue West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Sunday, March 4, 2018 @ 5:00 PM

Music for Glorious Royal Occasions, Choirs with First Brass

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Thursday, March 8, 2018 @ 12:15 pm

Lenten Organ Recitals

Glen Olsen, organist

Christ Church

4030 Manatee Avenue West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Sunday, March 11, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

Joel Raney, Pianist

Pine Shores Presbyterian Church

6116 Crestwood Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34231

 

Sunday, March 11, 2018 @ 5:00 PM

Music for Glorious Royal Occasions, Choir with First Brass

Saint Boniface Church

5615 Midnight Pass Road

Sarasota, FL 34242

 

Sunday March 11, 2018 @ 7:00 PM

International Guitar Night, Michael Chapdelaine, Lulo Reinhardt, Calum Graham, Marek Pasieczny

First Presbyterian Church

2050 Oak Street

Sarasota, FL 34237

 

Thursday, March 15, 2018 @ 12:15 pm

Lenten Organ Recitals

Nancy Siebecker, organist

Christ Church

4030 Manatee Avenue West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Friday, March 16, 2018 @ 7:00 pm

Hector Olivera, Organist

Venice Presbyterian Church

825 The Rialto

Venice, FL 34285

 

Sunday, March 18, 2018 @ 4:00 pm

Craig Cramer, Organist

Christ Church

4030 Manatee Avenue West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Sunday March 18, 2018 @ 6:00 PM

Ann Hobson-Pilot & Friends; Harp, Flute, and Cello

St. Boniface Episcopal Church

5615 Midnight Pass Road

Siesta Key - Sarasota, Florida 34242

 

Thursday, March 22, 2018 @ 12:15 pm

Lenten Organ Recitals

Richard Benedum, organist

Christ Church

4030 Manatee Avenue West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Sunday, March 25, 2018 @ 10:30 AM

Messiah- Easter Portion, Choir, soloists and orchestra

First United Methodist Church

603-11th Street West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

April, 2018

 

Sunday, April 8, 2018 @ 4:00 PM

The Jacobites

First United Methodist Church

603-11th Street West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Sunday, April 15, 2018 @ 4:00 PM

Dick Hyman

First United Methodist Church

603-11th Street West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Sunday, April 22, 2018 @ 5:15 PM

Solemn Evensong, International Earth Day

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Sunday April 22, 2018 @ 6:00 PM

Sarasota Youth Opera, Chorus & Piano

St. Boniface Episcopal Church

5615 Midnight Pass Road

Siesta Key - Sarasota, Florida 34242

 

May, 2018

 

Saturday, May 12, 2018 @ 4:00 pm

Jakob Hamilton, organist

Christ Church

4030 Manatee Avenue West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Sunday May 18, 2018 @ 7:30 PM

Sanctuary Jazz- Experience Improvisation!
Steven Phillips, organ/piano, & adventurous guests

First Presbyterian Church

2050 Oak Street

Sarasota, FL 34237

 

Sunday, May 20, 2018 @ 5:15 PM

Solemn Evensong, Service in G Herbert Howells

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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