Events and Happenings; Music from St. Stephen’s Concerts & Other Events

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March

March 6 Ash Wednesday
7:30 am Collaborative Holy Eucharist Rite 2 at St. Stephen’s
(Fr. Timothy Alleman, celebrant & preacher)
11:30 am Lenten Organ Recital
12:00 pm Community Lenten Service
1:30 pm Bible Study – The Acts of the Apostles
6:30 pm Collaborative Holy Eucharist Rite 1 at Holy Cross
(Fr. Timothy Alleman, celebrant & preacher)

Friday March 8
8:30 am Collaborative Morning Prayer Rite 2 at Holy Cross
12:05pm Collaborative Healing Liturgy Rite 1 at Holy Cross
6:00 pm Collaborative Stations of the Cross at St. Stephen’s

Monday March 11
8:30 am Collaborative Morning Prayer Rite 1 at St. Stephen’s

Tuesday March 12
8:30 am Collaborative Morning Prayer Rite 2 at St. Stephen’s
12:05 pm Collaborative Healing Liturgy Rite 2 at St. Stephen’s
[Holy Cross] 12:45 pm Noonday Prayer
[Holy Cross] 1:00 pm Bible Study – Gospel of Luke

Wednesday March 13
8:30 am Collaborative Morning Prayer Rite 1 at Holy Cross
11:30 am Lenten Organ Recital
12:00 pm Community Lenten Service
7:00 pm Collaborative Stations of the Cross at Holy Cross

Friday March 15
8:30 am Collaborative Morning Prayer Rite 2 at Holy Cross
12:05 pm Collaborative Healing Liturgy Rite 1 at Holy Cross
6:00 pm Collaborative Stations of the Cross at St. Stephen’s

Monday March 18
8:30 am Collaborative Morning Prayer Rite 1 at St. Stephen’s

Tuesday March 19  The Feast of St. Joseph
8:30 am Collaborative Morning Prayer Rite 2 at St. Stephen’s

12:05 pm Collaborative Healing Liturgy Rite 2 at St. Stephen’s

Wednesday March 20
8:30 am Collaborative Morning Prayer Rite 1 at Holy Cross
11:30 am Lenten Organ Recital
12:00 pm Community Lenten Service
1:30 pm Bible Study – The Acts of the Apostles
7:00 pm Collaborative Stations of the Cross at Holy Cross

Friday March 22

8:30 am Collaborative Morning Prayer Rite 2 at Holy Cross
12:05 pm Collaborative Healing Liturgy Rite 1 at Holy Cross
6:00 pm Collaborative Stations of the Cross at St. Stephen’s

Monday March 25
8:30 am Collaborative Morning Prayer Rite 1 at St. Stephen’s
12:00 pm Collaborative Holy Day Eucharist Rite 2 for the Feast of the Annunciation of Our Lord Jesus Christ at St. Stephen’s (Fr. Timothy Alleman, celebrant & preacher)

Tuesday March 26

8:30 am Collaborative Morning Prayer Rite 2 at St. Stephen’s

12:05 pm Collaborative Healing Liturgy at St. Stephen’s
[Holy Cross] 12:45 pm Noonday Prayer
[Holy Cross] 1:00 pm Bible Study Group – Gospel of Luke

Wednesday March 27
8:30 am Collaborative Morning Prayer Rite 1 at Holy Cross
11:30 am Lenten Organ Recital
12:00 pm Community Lenten Service
7:00 pm Collaborative Stations of the Cross at Holy Cross

NEPACM 2019

Concert Series

The Northeastern Pennsylvania Chamber Music Society:

at

St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church
35 S Franklin St. Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701

St. Stephen’s will be proud to host The Northeastern Pennsylvania Chamber Music Society in its upcoming Concert Season

click here For Tickets and more info

Balancing Act

Open the new year with a special concert featuring the music of Baljinder Sekhon. Praised as “Clearly knowing the power of sonority” by the Philadelphia Inquirer, Sekhon’s works have garnered much acclaim especially for his pioneering works for the saxophone and percussion. Performing these works will be the saxophone and guitar duo, Duo Montagnard (Joseph Murphy, saxophone, and Matthew Slotkin, guitar). Formed in 2002, the duo has performed over 300 concerts in all 50 states, 8 Canadian Provinces, and 20 countries on 6 continents. They have commissioned and premiered forty pieces and have recorded five albums.

Date: SATURDAY, February 16, 2019
Time: 8:00 PM
Program:
• Baljinder Sekhon “Balancing Act” for saxophone and guitar
• Baljinder Sekhon Sonata of Puzzles, for saxophone and piano
• Baljinder Sekhon Three Little Lights, for violin and piano • Aaron Copland Sonata for violin and pianoPerformers: Joseph Murphy, saxophone; Matthew Slotkin, guitar; John Michael Vaida, violin; Eun-Joo Kwak, piano

Violin Visionaries

Award-winning Israeli violinist and recording artist Boris Abramov comes to NEPACMS to dazzle audiences with his “outstanding technical accomplishment and exceptional musical talent” (Fanfare Magazine). His exceptional sound paired with his electrifying presence and technical ease will not disappoint!

Date: SATURDAY, March 9, 2019
Time: 8:00 PMProgram:
• Alessandro Rolla Little Duos for Violin and Viola, Op. 13, No. 3 TBA
Performers: Boris Abramov, violin; John Michael Vaida, violin/viola; Amy Iwazumi, viola

Duo Cello e Basso

NEPACMS is thrilled to highlight the double-bass and cello in a concert featuring the Duo Cello e Basso. Co-founders of Duo Cello e Basso are the husband and wife team, Pascale Delache-Feldman, double-bass, and Emmanuel Feldman, cello, both with extraordinary accomplishments and continuing successful careers. Revel in an evening filled with rarely performed works for double-bass and cello, including the lush Vaughn-Williams Piano Quintet, a relatively early work by Ralph Vaughn-Williams for piano, violin, viola, cello, and double-bass.

Date: SATURDAY, May 18, 2019
Time: 8:00 PMProgram:
• Ralph Vaughan-Williams Piano Quintet in C minor TBA
Performers: Hwaen Ch’uqi, piano; Amy Iwazumi, violin; John Michael Vaida, viola; Emmanuel Feldman, cello; Pascale Delache-Feldman, double-bass

About NEPACMS:

The Northeastern Pennsylvania Chamber Music Society (NEPACMS) is dedicated to fostering the growth and awareness of chamber music in the Northeastern Pennsylvania region.

We present concerts and organize educational programs aimed at inspiring future generations of musicians and concert goers.

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