ABOUT THE GREAT MUSIC SERIES
From A Joyous Christmas Concert with choirs, organ and orchestra, to New York’s only organ concert to ring in the New Year - Great Music at St. Bart’s offers you a lavish musical feast all year long. Experience two of Handel’s greatest oratorios in one season. Travel to the 17th and 18th centuries and hear some of the world’s compelling early music in a free weekday series in the intimacy of the chapel throughout the year. Richness and diversity are the hallmarks of this compelling series of concerts.
Great Music is produced by the Mid-Manhattan Performing Arts Foundation, an independent 501(c)(3) corporation established to cultivate, promote, sponsor and develop the understanding and love of the performing arts as presented at St. Bartholomew’s Church, a treasured masterpiece of architecture on the east side of Manhattan’s midtown, now elegantly outfitted with comfortable cathedral chairs enabling the utmost variety in flexible seating. The corporation sponsors performances of music, dance, drama and other performing arts as well as the exhibition of works in the film and fine arts genre. Welcome to St. Bart’s and our 2013-2014 season of great music!