Past Events

UNPARALLELED – Anthony Ross and Friends (musicians from the Minnesota Orchestra)

August 23rd, 2016 musicseries Sunday, November 13, 2016, 4:00 PM Anthony Ross and Friends (musicians from the Minnesota Orchestra) with Erin Keefe, Susie Park, violinists; Sabina Thatcher, Garet Zehngut, violists; Anthony Ross and Beth Rapier, cellists. A unique opportunity to hear the glorious string sextets of Johannes Brahms performed by Anthony Ross, Beth Rapier and stars from the Minnesota…

SWING! – Pasadena Roof Orchestra

August 22nd, 2016 musicseries Sunday, October 16, 2016, 4:00 PM  Get up and dance! Relive the sparkling days of the 1920’s speakeasy, when Prohibition-era empires flourished along the Atlantic City boardwalk, and the erudite traditions of the English country manor succumbed to a joyous new musical sound. The Great War has ended and the celebration has begun with some…

WUNDERKINDS – Jacob and Emma Taggart, Pianists

August 21st, 2016 musicseries Sunday, February 12, 2017, 4:00 PM Jacob Taggart, 9 years old, won his first piano award at the age of 6, and at age 7 won the pre-teen division at the MN State Fair as one of the youngest winners in the history of the State Fair Talent Competition. Jacob made his orchestral debut performing…

TRIUMPH – Bethlehem Senior Choir performing Brahms’ Requiem

August 20th, 2016 musicseries Sunday, March 19, 2017, 4:00 PM Bethlehem Senior Choir, conductor Dr. David Mennicke, performing Ein Deutsches Requiem by Johannes Brahms, with Dr. Nathan Kennedy and Dr. Oleg Levin, Concordia University St. Paul, piano faculty Brahms’ Requiem was premiered in 1868 with six movements, marking the first great triumph of his career. The final version of…

Organic Beauty- Ken Cowan

April 20th, 2016 musicseries Ken Cowan, Concert Organist April 10, 2016 - 4:00 PM Pre-concert Conversations at 3:30 pm Come help us celebrate the 50th anniversary of Bethlehem’s 55 rank Casavant Organ. You will witness, via wide screen projection, the technical mastery, expressivity, musicality and sheer brilliance of Ken Cowan - one of the most outstanding young organists on the…

Smoking Hot!

April 20th, 2016 musicseries March 13, 2016 - 4:00 PM  Pre-concert Conversations at 3:30 pm Klezmerica – Jewish Music from the American Heartland - Joe Vass, piano; Jay Maier Epstein, drums; Dale Mendenhall, woodwinds; Carolyn Boulay, violin; Dave Jensen, trumpet; Chris Bates, bass “A rousing, pulse-pounding display of joyful musical pyrotechnics—pure hallelujah” and “Hits the spot reserved for joy…

Outer Limits

April 20th, 2016 musicseries February 21, 2016 - 4:00 PM  Pre-concert Conversations Sotto Voce Tuba Quartet Demondrae Thurman, Mark Carlson, Nat McIntosh, Mike Forbes The highly acclaimed and internationally recognized Sotto Voce is America’s premiere professional quartet of its kind. Sotto Voce enthusiastically challenges preconceived notions about what tubas can do by composing, arranging, and commissioning virtuosic new works…

Keyed Up

April 20th, 2016 musicseries January 24, 2016 - 4:00 PM  Pre-Concert Conversations at 3:30 pm Rebecca Davis, Concert Pianist (Rescheduled from April 12, 2015) Born in Philadelphia, pianist, Rebecca Davis began her studies at the age of four and by thirteen had already performed with the Philadelphia Orchestra on two separate occasions. A Juilliard graduate and past faculty member,…

Beyond Boundaries

April 20th, 2016 musicseries November 15, 2015 - 4:00 PM Pre-concert Conversations at 3:30 pm Tantalus Guitar Quartet Kristian Anderson, Adam Foster, Stephen Mattingly, and Lynn McGrath Tantalus Quartet has dazzled audiences across the globe with their warm stage presence and their“perfect ensemble” (Reinisher Post, Germany). Tantalus expands the confines of the traditional guitar quartet with new music by…