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Special Events

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As a community of music lovers, St. Columba's offers a rich array of special programs, either as annual events, concerts or as concert series; sometimes drawing from the gifted musicians and singers in our parish, but also the DC metro region, providing a broad spectrum of musical offerings.

Sundays at 5 pm: Chamber Music for Hearts and Minds 

Featuring internationally acclaimed soprano, Rosa Lamoreaux

SUN., FEB. 23 at 5 pm (Church Nave)

"Chants of Hildegard von Bingen"
Join Rosa Lamoreaux for chants of Hildegard Von Bingen, as she performs the extraordinary music of a remarkable 12th c. abbess. Program includes the superb early music musicians, Amy Domingues, vielle and Olivia Castor, with harp supporting the chants and lively medieval instrumental dances.

CANCELLED - SUN., MAR. 28 at 5 pm (Church Nave)

"Spring Joy"
Join Rosa Lamoreaux and the OpenPageEnsemble when they perform "Spring's Joy," contrasts of English Pastoral songs by Roger Quilter for strings and voice, sweetly expressive early songs of George Crumb and a later work for string quartet. Rosa is joined by cellist, Lori Barnet, violinists-Airi Yoshioku, Sally McLain, Violist-Bill Neri and pianist, Kathryn Brake.

STATUS TBA - SUN., APR. 19 at 5 pm (Church Nave)

"Tis Nature's Voice"
Join Rosa Lamoreaux for a performance of "Tis Nature's Voice when she is joined by members of ArcoVoce, and will present the glories of Spring portrayed by Handel, Vivaldi, Purcell and others in virtuosic works for voice, strings and harpsichord.

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Middle C Music and St. Columba's Concert Series

Tenleytown's Middle C Music Store and St. Columba's are collaborating on a four-part Concert Series:

Fri., Jan. 10 at 7 pm (St. C's Music Rm, Third Fl.)

Quartet Noire
Come hear Quartet Noire, Washington's Premiere Black String Quartet performing music from Beethoven to Bohemian Rhapsody.

Fri., FEB. 14 at 7 pm (St. C's Music Rm, Third Fl.)

Valentine's Day Concert
Come for a special Valentine's Day Concert with Duo Spiro, Enkelejda and Frederik Spiro, violin and cello. Romantic selections to make your Valentine's Day perfect.

CANCELLED - Fri., Mar. 13 at 7 pm (St. C's Music Rm, Third Fl.)

Mandy Brown, Soprano
Come hear Mandy Brown, soprano, transport you with her "lovely, bell-like soprano and charming stage presence."

Fri., APR. 17 at 7 pm (St. C's Music Rm, Third Fl.)

Final Session TBA

Ticket for these events are $15.
Diane Heath

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St. Columba’s New Year’s Eve Concert

THURs., Dec. 31, 2020