Peace Memorial Presbyterian Church
Thursday, July 18, 2019
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2019-2020 Concert Series

 

Oct. 13 - "Bountiful Beautiful Brahms", The concert season opens with a wonderful classical concert featuring violist Michael Klotz and pianist Grigorios Zamparas. They will present an afternoon of Brahms featuring the two viola Sonatas, piano intermezzi, and Hungarian Dances in a special arrangement for viola and piano. 

Nov. 10 - "Fall Back in Love", Jazz Combo Swing State stars husband and wife duo Paul and Theresa Scavarda plus accompanist and arranger, Michael Kramer on piano and Ben Kramer (Glen Miller and Tommy Dorsey Orchestra) on bass. This talented group will bring us your favorite love songs from the Greatest Generation.

Dec. 8 - "Holiday Hits & Handel”, To awaken your holiday mood, our December program will feature the beautiful voices of the Tampa Oratorio Singers.  Directed by Nancy Callahan, this excellent choral group will bring us popular carols and songs of the season (including some fun sing-a-longs) plus some Christmas selections from Handel’s Messiah .

Jan. 12 - “Voices & Spirits Soar”, Led by Artistic Directors Shenita Berrian and Yetta Hansell, The Tampa Bay Spiritual Ensemble features some of the area’s finest voices.  They are dedicated to bringing our community inspiring concerts and Black History programs that celebrate African- American traditional music and also works by rising black composers.

Feb. 9 - “Cupid Does Jazz", We enjoyed the remarkable Peter & Will Anderson Trio (clarinet, sax and guitar) so much two years ago, we have invited them back.  They will surely put you in a Valentine’s Day mood  with their jazzy renditions of your favorite romantic tunes from the Great American Songbook. Selections by Gershwin, Cole Porter and much more.

Mar. 8 - “Honoring Ludwig" Closing our season series, we welcome back the talented Con Brio String Quartet and Sheng-Yuan Kuan on piano.  Honoring the 250th anniversary of the birth of this composing titan, we’ll hear an inspiring Beethoven string trio, plus string and vocal selections by Gabriel Faure.