Church and Community Music Events

 

OCTOBER

October 18, 12:00 p.m. ~Lunchtime Lecture – Dr. Who?  Moravian Medical Musicians (David Blum, speaker) at Home Moravian Church (Parlor – CE 102).  Potluck luncheon at 12:00 p.m..  You are welcome to bring a dish and share lunch!  Lecture will begin about 12:20 or 12:30.

October 19, 7:30 p.m. ~ Music for a Great Space; Jack Mitchener, organist (former Moravian Music Foundation Trustee; former UNCSA faculty; current Mercer University faculty) at Christ United Methodist Church (410 Holden Rd., Greensboro).  Purchase tickets at www.musicforgreatspace.org ($22/20/15/5).

October 21, 2:30 p.m. ~ Moramus Chorale Concert at Calvary Moravian Church (800 Holly Ave.).  This concert will feature Built on a Rock by Karoly Kope with the Choir of Calvary Moravian Church.

 

NOVEMBER

November 4, 3:00 p.m. ~ Mission Society Lovefeast at Friedland Moravian Church (2750 Friedland Church Rd.).  Music and Mission have always gone hand in hand because the One we worship is the One we will serve! We will embark on a Musical Mission Journey back through our history of Moravian Missions and out…into the world! Come and sing songs about Jesus (and to Jesus!) in many languages (or your own, if you prefer!) and listen to what God has done in the hearts of people throughout the past 561 years and what God continues to do today…all around the world! Be inspired to go forward, following Our Lamb, with a song to sing and a Savior to share! – sponsored by the Southern Province Mission Society, in partnership with the Moravian Music Foundation and the Board of World Mission.”

November 8, 12:15 p.m. ~ Lunchtime Lecture – A Summer Intern’s Stories (Ian Sapp, speaker) at Spaugh Lecture/Recital Hall of the Archie K. Davis Center.  You are welcome to bring your lunch!

November 11, 3:00 p.m. ~ Winston-Salem Community Band Fall Concert in the Smith Saal at Salemtowne.

November 18, 4:00 p.m. ~ Singstunde at Bethabara Moravian Church (2100 Bethabara Rd.).   Celebrating the Chief Eldership of Jesus Christ and the 265th Anniversary of the Southern Province (and of Bethabara Moravian Church) in music!  A Singstunde is a sacred service of song and is free and open to all. Joshua Whitt, Choir Director.  Sponsored by Bethabara Church and the Moravian Music Foundation.

 

DECEMBER

December 9, 3:00 p.m. ~ Holiday Concert with the UNC School of the Arts Cantata Singers  and guest instrumentalists at Home Moravian Church (529 S. Church St.).  James Allbritten, conductor.

December 9, 5:30 p.m. ~ Winston-Salem Community Band Christmas Concert at Fries Memorial Moravian Church (251 N. Hawthorne Rd.).

December 13, 12:15 p.m. ~ Lunchtime Lecture – And Still More Finds in the Vault (Nicole Crabbe and friends, speakers) at Spaugh Lecture/Recital Hall of the Archie K. Davis Center.  You are welcome to bring your lunch!

 

JANUARY, 2019

January 10, 12:15 p.m. ~ Lunchtime Lecture – New Tools at the Archives for African-American Genealogy Research (Eric Elliott, speaker) at Spaugh Lecture/Recital Hall of the Archie K. Davis Center.  You are welcome to bring your lunch!

January 20, 3:00 p.m. ~ Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration (Louise Toppin, soprano and John O’Brien, pianist) at Home Moravian Church (529 S. Church St.).

 

February, 2019

February 14, 12:15 p.m. ~ Lunchtime Lecture – Recovering the Second St. Phillips Graveyard (Salem Congregation Graveyard Committee, speakers) at Spaugh Lecture/Recital Hall of the Archie K. Davis Center.  You are welcome to bring your lunch!

February 23-25 ~  Music on the Mountain, a Moravian Music Weekend at Laurel Ridge Camp, Conference and Retreat Center. An opportunity to make music together, to worship, to learn, and to enjoy Moravian fellowship. There will be two tracks for participation, vocal and band (listeners welcome, too). Call Laurel Ridge to register (336) 359-2951, (888) 831-5922,   info@laurelridge.org.  Registration includes lodging and meals and music. Instrumentalists, please bring a wire music stand. Brother Jim White, Choir Director of Raleigh Moravian Church – Choral Leader; Brother Robah Ogburn, Director of the Bethabara Band – Band Leader; Brother Dennis Rohn – Devotions.

February 24, 3:00 p.m. ~ North Carolina Brass Band at Home Moravian Church (529 S. Church St.).

 

March, 2019

March 14, 12:15 p.m. ~ Lunchtime Lecture – Stories from the Archives’ New Publication:  The Records of the Moravian with the Cherokee, Volume 9 (Richard Starbuck, speaker) at Spaugh Lecture/Recital Hall of the Archie K. Davis Center.  You are welcome to bring your lunch!

March 22, 7:30 p.m. ~ Music for a Great Space; Kimberly Marshall, organist (W-S native, studied with John Mueller at UNCSA) at Christ United Methodist Church (410 Holden Rd., Greensboro).  Purchase tickets at the door or at www.musicforgreatspace.org ($22/20/15/5).

 

April

April 11, 12:15 p.m. ~ Lunchtime Lecture – An Introduction to Moravian Memoirs for Young Persons (Eric Elliott, speaker) at Spaugh Lecture/Recital Hall of the Archie K. Davis Center.  You are welcome to bring your lunch!

April 20, 7:00 p.m. ~ Great Sabbath Service of Music at Home Moravian Church (529 S. Church St.).

 

May

May 5, 3:00 p.m. ~ A Margaret Vardell Sandresky Celebration at Home Moravian Church (529 S. Church St.).

May 9, 12:15 p.m. ~ Lunchtime Lecture – Gehra, Guera, Gera – Moravian Composer (David Blum, speaker) at Spaugh Lecture/Recital Hall of the Archie K. Davis Center.  You are welcome to bring your lunch!

May 19 ~ Moravian Music Sunday

 

June

June 18, 3:00 p.m. ~ American Harp Society – Music from the Moravian Music Foundation Vault at Home Moravian Church (529 S. Church St.).