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November, 2018

 

Sunday November 18, 2018 @ 3:00 PM

Pat Stenberg Memorial Concert

First Church, United Methodist

104 South Pineapple Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Sunday November 18, 2018 @ 4:00 PM

The D’Amore Duo

St. Boniface Episcopal Church

5615 Midnight Pass Road

Sarasota, FL 34242

 

Sunday November 18, 2018 @ 4:00 PM

Klassika-Popera Quartet

First United Methodist Church

603 11th Street West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Sunday November 18, 2018 @ 5:00 PM

Solemn Evensong
The Benedicite-Andrew Carter; orchestra
choir, organ, children & youth

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Sunday November 25, 2018 @ 11:00 AM

Mozart, Mass in F Major
sung as the morning liturgy with Chorale,
Soloists, and Chamber Orchestra

Christ Church, (Episcopal)

4030 Manatee Avenue W.

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

December, 2018

 

Sunday December 2, 2018 @ 10:30 AM

Messiah, Part I with Orchestra

First United Methodist Church

603 11th Street West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Sunday December 2, 2018 @ 4:00 PM & 5:30 PM

Jazz at First Church: David Lee Jones, Trumpet;
Tommy Goodman, Piano; Dominic Mancini, Bass;
Johnny Moore, Drums

First Church, United Methodist

104 South Pineapple Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Wednesday December 5, 2018 @ 12:10 PM

Advent Organ Recital,
Laurie Vodnoy-Wright-Violin, Ann Stephenson-Moe, Organ

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Thursday December 6, 2018 @ 12:15 PM

Advent Recital, Dr. Julane Rodgers, Harpsichord

Christ Church, (Episcopal)

4030 Manatee Avenue W.

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Friday December 7, 2018, 7:00 PM

Ring Sarasota presents “Christmas Is Coming”

St. James United Methodist Church

2049 Honore Ave

Sarasota, FL  34235

 

Saturday December 8, 2018 @ 3:30 PM & 7:00 PM

Key Chorale with Organist Craig Williams

Venice Presbyterian Church

825 The Rialto

Venice, FL 34285

 

Saturday December 8, 2018, 4:00 PM

Ring Sarasota presents “Christmas Is Coming”

Community Presbyterian Church

405 S. McCall Road

Englewood, FL 34223

 

Sunday December 9, 2018 @ 11:00 AM

Lessons and Carols for Advent, Christ Church Chorale

Christ Church, (Episcopal)

4030 Manatee Avenue W.

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Sunday December 9, 2018 @ 4:00 PM

Ring Sarasota presents “Christmas Is Coming”

First United Methodist Church

603 11th Street West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Sunday December 9, 2018 @ 5:00 PM

Sarasota Young Voices, Genevieve Beauchamp, Director

Christ Church, (Episcopal)

4030 Manatee Avenue W.

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Sunday December 9, 2018 @ 6:00 PM

Lessons and Carols, St. Boniface Musicians

St. Boniface Episcopal Church

5615 Midnight Pass Road

Sarasota, FL 34242

 

Monday December 10, 2018 @ 7:30 PM

Musica Sacra of Sarasota, Going Baroque at Christmas-Again

Works of Heinrich Schuetz & JS Bach; chorus & Orchestra

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Tuesday December 11, 2018 @ 7:30 PM

Chopin Project-Concert Artist Arthur Greene, Piano

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Wednesday December 12, 2018 @ 12:10 PM

Advent Organ Recital, Dr. Richard Benedum, Organist

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Thursday December 13, 2018 @ 12:15 PM

Advent Organ Recital, James Walton, Organist

Christ Church, (Episcopal)

4030 Manatee Avenue W.

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Thursday December 13, 2018 @ 7:00 PM

A Celtic Christmas- The Magic Within;
FPC Music Ministry with virtuoso Celtic players

First Presbyterian Church

2050 Oak Street

Sarasota, FL 34237

 

Friday December 14, 2018 @ 7:00 PM

A Celtic Christmas- The Magic Within;
FPC Music Ministry with virtuoso Celtic players

First Presbyterian Church

2050 Oak Street

Sarasota, FL 34237

 

Sunday December 16, 2018 @ 5:15 PM

Advent Lessons and Carols, Adult & RSCM Choirs

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Sunday December 16, 2018 @ 7:00 PM

First Church Christmas Gala and Carol Sing

First Church Singers and the Anna Maria Island
Concert Chorus and Orchestra

First Church, United Methodist

104 South Pineapple Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Tuesday December 18, 2018 @ 7:30 PM

Chamber Orchestra of Sarasota Winter Concert,

Robert Vodnoy, Conductor;
Comfort and Joy, a Holiday Concert

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Wednesday December 19, 2018 @ 12:10 PM

Advent Recital, Dr. Julane Rodgers, Harpsichord

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Thursday December 20, 2018 @ 12:15 PM

Advent Organ Recital, Richard Benedum, Organist

Christ Church, (Episcopal)

4030 Manatee Avenue W.

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Sunday December 23, 2018 @ 7:30 PM

Messiah Sing Along, Tribute to Daniel Moe,

with Chamber Orchestra

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Monday December 24, 2018 @ 4:00 PM & 7:00 PM

First Church Family Candlelight Service at 4 pm,
Music of the Season at 6:40 PM,
Traditional Lessons and Carols at 7:00 pm

First Church, United Methodist

104 South Pineapple Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Monday December 24, 2018 @ 5:00 PM, 10:00 PM, & 10:30 PM

Family Christmas Pageant,
Music for the Holiday Season,
Christmas Eve Mass

Christ Church, (Episcopal)

4030 Manatee Avenue W.

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

January, 2019

 

Thursday January 10, 2019 @ 7:00 PM

Maharajah Flamenco Trio-World Music on the Modern Stage

First Presbyterian Church

2050 Oak Street

Sarasota, FL 34237

 

Friday January 11, 2019 @ 12:00 PM

Hein Jung, soprano, Grigorios Zamparas, Piano
from the University of Tampa

Northminster Presbyterian Church

3131-61st Street

Sarasota, FL 34243

 

Saturday January 12, 2019 @ 4:00 PM

Brass Roots Trio: Reflections of Peace

First Church, United Methodist

104 South Pineapple Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Sunday January 13, 2019 @ 4:00 PM & 5:30 PM

Jazz at First Church: Natalie Wendel, Tenor Saxophone
with the First Church Jazz Trio

First Church, United Methodist

104 South Pineapple Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Friday January 18, 2019 @ 7:00 PM

Jazz Ensemble Stephen Lynerd

Venice Presbyterian Church

825 The Rialto

Venice, FL 34285

 

Sunday January 20, 2019 @ 4:00 PM

Sarasota Opera Studio Artists

First United Methodist Church

603 11th Street West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Sunday January 20, 2019 @ 5:15 PM

Solemn Evensong,

Magnificat & Nunc Dimitis in D, Sowerby

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Friday January 25, 2019 @ 12:00 PM

Manasota Trombone Consort Dan Dodds,
Dave DeWitt, Greg Lecewicz, & Marty Musgrove

Northminster Presbyterian Church

3131-61st Street

Sarasota, FL 34243

 

Sunday January 27, 2019 @ 4:00 PM

Organ Recital, Dr. Andrew Kotylo, organist

St. Boniface Episcopal Church

5615 Midnight Pass Road

Sarasota, FL 34242

 

Sunday January 27, 2019 @ 5:00 PM

Organ Recital, John Dixon, Organist

Pine Shores Presbyterian Church

6116 Crestwood Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34231

 

February, 2019

 

Friday February 8, 2019 @ 12:00 PM

Duo Piano Concert with Dr. Gloria Cook of Rollins College,

Dr. Cynthia Lawning of Davidson College

Northminster Presbyterian Church

3131-61st Street

Sarasota, FL 34243

 

Saturday February 9, 2019 @ 6:00 pm

Musicians of First Church: Seasons of Love

First Church, United Methodist

104 South Pineapple Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Sunday February 10, 2019 @ 4:00 PM

Organ Recital, Stephen Hamilton, Organist

Christ Church, (Episcopal)

4030 Manatee Avenue W.

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Sunday February 10, 2019 @ 4:00 pm & 5:30 PM

Jazz at First Church: Pete BarenBregge, saxophone/flute/clarinet
with the First Church Jazz Trio

First Church, United Methodist

104 South Pineapple Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Monday February 11, 2019 @ 7:00 PM

Lecture: Mozart’s “The Magic Flute” with Richard Benedum

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Saturday February 16, 2019 @ 3:00 PM

Pianist David Berry, Orchestra conducted by Jamal Sarikoki,
works by Beethoven & Gershwin

Venice Presbyterian Church

825 The Rialto

Venice, FL 34285

 

Sunday February 17, 2019 @ 4:00 PM

Piano Recital, Brice Hamilton, pianist

St. Boniface Episcopal Church

5615 Midnight Pass Road

Sarasota, FL 34242

 

Sunday February 17, 2019 @ 5:15 PM

Solemn Evensong
Magnificat & Nunc Dimitis-Vaughan Williams

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Friday February 22, 2019 @ 7:00 PM

Discover, Experience & Share, Svetlana Smolina-Piano

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Sunday February 24, 2019 @ 4:00 PM

The Divas, Divas through the decades,
a tribute to female vocalists in American Pop Music

First United Methodist Church

603 11th Street West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Sunday February 24, 2019 @ 5:00 PM

The Syrian Project-Lecture and Concert,
Mariela Shaker, Violin

To Benefit Syrian Refugees and misplaced
persons in aftermath of war relief

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Sunday February 24, 2019 @ 5:00 PM

Florida Southern College Chamber Singers

Pine Shores Presbyterian Church

6116 Crestwood Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34231

 

Monday February 25, 2019 @ 7:00 PM

Musica Sacra-Sabat Mater by Karl Jenkins

First Presbyterian Church

2050 Oak Street

Sarasota, FL 34237

 

March, 2019

 

Sunday March 3, 2019 @ 11:00 AM

Mozart, Mass in C Major, sung as the morning liturgy
with Chorale, soloists, and chamber orchestra

Christ Church, (Episcopal)

4030 Manatee Avenue W.

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Sunday March 3, 2019 @ 4:00 PM & 5:30 PM

Jazz at First Church: Steve Martinucci, Guitar
with the First Church Jazz Trio

First Church, United Methodist

104 South Pineapple Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Sunday March 3, 2019 @ 4:00 PM

Evensong with Church of the Redeemer

St. Boniface Episcopal Church

5615 Midnight Pass Road

Sarasota, FL 34242

 

Thursday March 7, 2019 @ 12:15 PM

Lenten Organ Recital, Cynthia Roberts-Greene, Organist

Christ Church, (Episcopal)

4030 Manatee Avenue W.

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Friday March 8, 2019 @ 7:00 PM

Maryville College Concert Choir

Pine Shores Presbyterian Church

6116 Crestwood Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34231

 

Sunday March 10, 2019 @ 4:00 PM

Organ Recital, Gail Archer, Organist

Christ Church, (Episcopal)

4030 Manatee Avenue W.

Bradenton, FL 34205


Sunday March 10, 2019, 4:00 PM

Ring Sarasota “Celebrates Sarasota”

Roser Memorial Church

512 Pine Ave

Anna Maria, FL 34216

 

Sunday March 10, 2019 @ 4:00 PM

The Divas-Sopranos perform Broadway

First United Methodist Church

603 11th Street West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Wednesday March 13, 2019 @ 12:10 PM

Lenten Organ Recital, Dr. Richard Benedum, organist

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Thursday March 14, 2019 @ 12:15 PM

Lenten Organ Recital, Michael Edward Stuart, Organist

Christ Church, (Episcopal)

4030 Manatee Avenue W.

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Saturday March 16, 2019 @ 7:30 PM

Sarasota-Manatee Bach Festival, Bach, Rameau, & Couperin

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Sunday March 17, 2019 @ 4:00 PM

Bay Arts Trio: Classical Latin Rhythms with Margot Zarzycka, Violin;
Lise Frank, Piano; Diego Villa, Cello

First Church, United Methodist

104 South Pineapple Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Sunday March 17, 2019 @ 4:00 PM

Sarasota-Manatee Bach Festival, Bach, Rameau, & Couperin

Christ Church, (Episcopal)

4030 Manatee Avenue W.

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Sunday March 17, 2019, 4:00 PM

Ring Sarasota “Celebrates Sarasota”

Trinity Lutheran Church

2200 26th Street West

Bradenton, FL  34205

 

Sunday March 17, 2019 @ 5:15 PM

Solemn Evensong with Saint Boniface Church

Gloucester Service-Peter Nadon

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Tuesday March 19, 2019 @ 8:00 PM

Hope College Premier Choral Ensemble,

Dr. Brad Richmond Conductor

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Wednesday March 20, 2019 @ 12:10 PM

Lenten Organ Recital, Patricia Muller, Organist/Harpsichordist
Beymer Memorial Methodist, Winter Haven, FL

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Thursday March 21, 2019 @ 12:15 PM

Lenten Organ Recital, James Guyer, Organist

Christ Church, (Episcopal)

4030 Manatee Avenue W.

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Sunday March 24, 2019 @ 4:00 PM

Ditchfield Family Singers

First United Methodist Church

603 11th Street West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Sunday March 24, 2019 @ 4:00 PM

The Romm Family Trio, piano & trumpets

St. Boniface Episcopal Church

5615 Midnight Pass Road

Sarasota, FL 34242

 

Sunday March 24, 2019 @ 5:00 PM

State College of Florida Guitar Ensemble

Pine Shores Presbyterian Church

6116 Crestwood Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34231

 

Tuesday March 26, 2019 @ 8:00 PM

Whiffenpoofs -Yale University, America’s oldest collegiate

A Cappella group

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Wednesday March 27, 2019 @ 12:10 PM

Lenten Organ Recital, Greg Chestnut, Organist

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Thursday March 28, 2019 @ 12:15 PM

Lenten Organ Recital, Nancy Donaruma, Cello,
and James Johnston, Organ

Christ Church, (Episcopal)

4030 Manatee Avenue W.

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Friday March 29, 2019 @ 7:00 PM

Authentic Blues with Big Daddy & Red Hot Java

First Presbyterian Church

2050 Oak Street

Sarasota, FL 34237

 

Saturday March 30, 2019 @ 3:00 PM & 7:00 PM

The Canadian Brass

Venice Presbyterian Church

825 The Rialto

Venice, FL 34285

 

Sunday March 31, 2019, 3:00 PM

Ring Sarasota “Celebrates Sarasota”

Sun City Center United Methodist Church

1210 Del Webb Blvd. West

Sun City Center, FL  33573

 

April, 2019

 

Wednesday April 3, 2019 @ 12:10 PM

Lenten Organ Recital, Jamal Sarikoki, Organist

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Thursday April 4, 2019 @ 12:15 PM

Lenten Organ Recital, Nancy Siebecker, Organist

Christ Church, (Episcopal)

4030 Manatee Avenue W.

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Sunday April 7, 2019 @ 4:00 PM

Angela Massey and Friends-flute, piano, and organ

St. Boniface Episcopal Church

5615 Midnight Pass Road

Sarasota, FL 34242

 

Sunday April 7, 2019 @ 4:00 PM, & 5:30 PM

Jazz at First Church: Dave Morgan, Vibraphone,
with the First Church Jazz Trio

First Church, United Methodist

104 South Pineapple Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Sunday April 7, 2019, 4:00 PM

Ring Sarasota “Celebrates Sarasota”

St. Johns, United Methodist Church

6611 Proctor Road

Sarasota, FL  34241

 

Wednesday April 10, 2019 @ 12:10 PM

Lenten Organ Recital, Nancy Siebecker, Organist

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Thursday April 11, 2019 @ 12:15 PM

Lenten Organ Recital, Ann Stephenson-Moe, Organist

Christ Church, (Episcopal)

4030 Manatee Avenue W.

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Friday April 12, 2019 @ 7:00 PM

Leon Anderson & Friends-World Class Jazz

First Presbyterian Church

2050 Oak Street

Sarasota, FL 34237

 

Saturday April 13, 2019 @ 4:00 PM

Key Chorale Chamber Concert- Faure’ Requiem

St. Boniface Episcopal Church

5615 Midnight Pass Road

Sarasota, FL 34242

 

Sunday April 14, 2019 @ 10:30 AM

Hallelujahs & Alleluias - Chorus & Orchestra works
by Beethoven, Morley, Bach, Thompson, Culver & others

First United Methodist Church

603 11th Street West

Bradenton, FL 34205

 

Sunday April 28, 2019 @ 4:00 PM

Sarasota Youth Opera, Chorus & piano

St. Boniface Episcopal Church

5615 Midnight Pass Road

Sarasota, FL 34242

 

May, 2019

 

Sunday May 5, 2019 @ 6:00 PM

Organ Recital-Nathan Laube, organist

St. Boniface Episcopal Church

5615 Midnight Pass Road

Sarasota, FL 34242

 

Friday May 10, 2019 @ 7:00 PM

SRQ Revue - A Lighthearted Look at our Beloved Hometown

FPC Music Ministry & Guests

First Presbyterian Church

2050 Oak Street

Sarasota, FL 34237

 

Sunday May 12, 2019 @ 4:00 PM

Evensong with Recital, choir and guest musicians

St. Boniface Episcopal Church

5615 Midnight Pass Road

Sarasota, FL 34242

 

Sunday May 19, 2019 @ 5:15 PM

Solemn Evensong,
Magnificat & Nunc Dimitis in A Minor- T. T. Noble

Church of the Redeemer

222 South Palm Avenue

Sarasota, FL 34236

 

Thursday May 23, 2019 @ 7:00 PM

Organ Plus- Neil Page & Mary Mozelle

First Presbyterian Church

2050 Oak Street

Sarasota, FL 34237

 

 

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