SUMMER FESTIVAL OF SACRED MUSIC 2014

TOKEN Summer Festival - The Summer Festival of Sacred...COME CELEBRATE WITH US the landmark 20th season of St. Bartholomew’s Summer Festival of Sacred Music, a New York institution, offering outstanding sacred choral works from around the world, sung by St. Bartholomew’s Choir, the Boy and Girl Choristers and and St. Bart's Singers. 

Each Sunday begins with an organ voluntary at 10:50 am. The day’s choral work is then presented within the context of St. Bart’s 11 am service.

THIS SERIES IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC: A gift supported entirely by your donations.

Join us and hear two of New York’s finest choirs, St. Bartholomew’s Choir and St. Bartholomew’s Boy and Girl Choristers, accompanied by outstanding instrumentalists and New York City’s largest pipe organ in the architectural (and air-conditioned) splendor of St. Bart's.

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2014 SCHEDULE: SUNDAYS, 11 AM


SUNDAY, JULY 20
AN ARGENTINE FOLK INHERITANCE
Ariel Ramírez’s Misa Criolla (with traditional instruments)

SUNDAY, JULY 27
A BRITISH MODERN MYSTIC
Jonathan Dove’s Missa Brevis and Seek him that maketh the seven stars 

SUNDAY, AUGUST 3
THE PINNACLE OF ENGLISH ROMANTICISM
Herbert Howells’ Collegium Regale Morning Service and Communion Service  

SUNDAY, AUGUST 10
A MASTER OF THE HIGH RENAISSANCE
Josquin des Prez’s Missa L’Homme armé

SUNDAY, AUGUST 17
A PIONEER OF THE VENETIAN SCHOOL
Andrea Gabrieli’s Missa Brevis Quatuor Vocum

SUNDAY, AUGUST 24
THE NOBILITY OF GERMAN ROMANTICISM
Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy’s Die Deutsche Liturgie (1846)

SUNDAY, AUGUST 31
AUSTERITY TRANSFORMED TO RADIANCE
Maurice Duruflé’s Messe cum jubilo, Op. 11
Men’s Voices, String Orchestra and Organ

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 7 
HISTORY'S MUSICAL PRODIGY
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Missa in C (The Coronation), KV 317
St. Bartholomew’s Choir, St. Bart’s Singers and The Boy and Girl Choristers
with an Orchestra of Period Instruments

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 14
NEW ORLEANS ON PARK AVE
Bob Chilcott’s A Little Jazz Mass
St. Bartholomew’s Boy and Girl Choristers