St. Paul's Music
St. Paul’s Music: Music in a Sacred Space
Through the language of music, St. Paul’s Music is a bridge between the secular and the sacred that
Now in its fortieth year, St. Paul’s Music continues as a ministry of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church. Through generous supporters, St. Paul’s Music is able to offer a variety of events to the community, and continues to feature choral masterworks performed by St. Paul’s Choir with orchestra, as well as professional artists from the Indianapolis area and around the world. This organization also supports projects such as recordings and choir pilgrimages.
November 30, Thursday at 6:30 p.m.
ST. paul's choir school recital
Choir School students perform classical and seasonal selections on their instruments.
December 3, Sunday at 4:00 p.m.
baroque sacred music celebrating the 500th anniversary of the reformation
The early music ensemble Concentus (from Indiana University’s Jacobs School of Music) joins the early music group Alchymy Viols in a festive concert of 17th century music from Germany. The concert features world-renowned cornettist Bruce Dickey, who directs the program with Dr. Dana Marsh. Early brass instruments, strings, and voices combine to perform music of Michael Praetorius, Heinrich Schütz, and their contemporaries. St. Paul’s Music is happy to establish this collaboration with the Jacobs School of Music’s Historical Performance Institute, providing an Indianapolis hub for HPI concerts.
Admission is free.
December 10, Sunday at 4:00 p.m.
The St. Paul’s Choir School trebles sing David Hogan’s “Washington” Canticles, and Advent selections from Handel’s Messiah. Following the service, the parish’s St. Nicholas party for families will be held in the Parish Hall.
An organ prelude begins at 3:45 p.m.
January 7, Sunday at 4:00 p.m.
st. paul's choir concert - fantasia on christmas carols & poulenc organ concerto
To crown the end of the Christmas season, St. Paul's Choir is joined by a string orchestra to perform Ralph Vaughan Williams's magical "Fantasia on Christmas Carols" and other popular carols. Continuing our celebration of the organ's 10th anniversary, Brad Hughley (Organist and Director of Music) will perform the Organ Concerto in G minor by Francis Poulenc, with renowned guest conductor Joseph Flummerfelt.
Admission is free.