Music Events

 December

 December 10, 7:00 p.m. ~  Advent Hopewell Moravian Concert Band Christmas Concert, Salemtowne Retirement Community (SmithSaal) – 90 Moravian Way.

December 12, 12:15 p.m. ~ Lunchtime Lecture Series – Advent and Christmas Music – Nola Knouse, lecturer. Moravian Archives & Moravian Music Foundation present free lectures for the public, held on the 2nd Tuesday of the month, 12:15 p.m. at the Archie K. Davis Center, 457 S. Church Street (park in Salem College Fine Arts Center lot).  https://moravianmusic.org/news-and-events/lunchtime-lectures  (336)722-1742 or (336)725-0651

December 15, 3:00 p.m. ~ UNCSA Cantata Singers Holiday Concert with guest instrumentalists, Home Moravian Church – 529 S. Main Street.   https://www.facebook.com/HMCMusicAtHome/

December 15, 7:00 p.m. ~ Christmas Lovefeast and Candle Service at Fairview Moravian Church.  Band Prelude begins 45 minutes prior to the service.

December 24, 2:00 and 5:00 p.m. ~ Christmas Lovefeast and Candle Service at Fairview Moravian Church.  Band Prelude begins 45 minutes prior to the services.

 

January, 2020

January 9, 12:15 p.m. ~ Lunchtime Lecture Series – “President Orders Natives Out!”: Episodes in Records: Cherokee volume 9 – Richard Starbuck, lecturer, Archie K. Davis Center, 457 S. Church Street (park in Salem College Fine Arts Center lot).

January 19, 3:00 p.m. ~ A Martin Luther King Day Celebration, Jarae Payton, soprano, and Myron Brown, pianist, St. Philips Moravian Church, S. Main Street in Old Salem.

 

February

February 7 – 9 ~ Moravian Songwriters Weekend at Laurel Ridge; We will gather together to brainstorm, talk, share ideas, get feedback, reflect, and write and be with others trying to find just the right word, craft a beautiful melody, or devise rich harmonies. Sacred songs, hymns, anthems, solos, etc. Bring whatever tools you use – instruments, laptop, paper and pencils, rhyming dictionary, thesaurus … (whether you write words, music, both, or just want to listen and learn) Laurel Ridge Camp and Conference, 124 Pendry Dr., Laurel Springs, NC; Register simply by calling Laurel Ridge at (336) 359-2951 or (888) 831-5922 or info@laurelridge.org Sponsored by the Moravian Music Foundation www.MoravianMusic.org

 

March, 2020

March 8, 3:00 p.m. ~  The Vivaldi Project Trio – Acclaimed period instrument ensemble performing Moravian and non-Moravian music by Antes, Klausek, J.C. Bach, Beethoven, Gray Auditorium, Old Salem Visitors Center, 900 Old Salem Road. https://www.facebook.com/HMCMusicAtHome/   www.thevivaldiproject.org

March 13-15 2020, Music on the Mountain, a Moravian Music Weekend at Laurel Ridge Moravian Camp, Conference, and Retreat Center, Laurel Springs, NC. Choral and band tracks; listeners always welcome! Registration opens Fall 2019. Laurel Ridge Camp and Conference, 124 Pendry Dr., Laurel Springs, NC; 336-359-2951 or (888) 831-5922 or info@laurelridge.org Sponsored by the Moravian Music Foundation www.MoravianMusic.org