Music at St. Anne’s
St. Anne’s Concert Series
St. Anne’s Church is known for its exemplary music program and this free concert series is a big part of it. There are two separate programs–one in the spring and one in the fall. Through this series, we bring to Annapolis the best musicians in the region. The church itself boasts the finest acoustics in the area as well as one of the finest pipe organs. So, if you like music – music of all kinds – join us!
All Thursday Concerts begin at 6:15 PM at St. Anne’s Church (Church Circle, Annapolis).
No tickets required for these special nights! Come as you are, pay as you can.
Our 6:15 PM Thursday Winter and Spring Concert Series begins January 31, 2019.
January 31 – Larry Molinaro and Buster Keaton’s “The General”
February 7 – Haskell Small, pianist and composer
February 14 – Meraki Ensemble (Elizabeth Hill – Piano, Anastasia Christofakis – Clarinet
February 21 – Bach+
February 28 – PING Ensemble (Singers from St. Mary’s College)
March 7 – Chengcheng – solo pianist
March 14 – Bach+
March 21 – Elan Ensemble (an early music ensemble featuring Elissa Edwards)
March 28 – Members of the Annapolis Chamber Ensemble
Under the direction of conductor, J. Ernest Green, our Adult Choir is composed of over 50 members. The Adult Choir provides most of the music for our 9:30 AM and 11:00 AM worship services. Rehearsals are on Thursday evenings at 7:30 PM in the Skylight Room of the Parish House. For more information, contact Ernie Green gro.s1547972472ilopa1547972472nna-s1547972472ennat1547972472s@nee1547972472rgej1547972472.
Children’s Choir is for all St. Anne’s children between the ages of 3 and 8. Children practice year-round during the Sycamore Tree Children’s Liturgy at the 9.30 AM Sunday service and they sing the anthem at the Eucharist on the third Sunday of each month from October through May. The Children’s Choir sings at the Christ Child Service on Christmas Eve and the Children’s Liturgy of the Light on the Saturday before Easter. For more information, contact Laurie Hays moc.l1547972472iamg@1547972472syahr1547972472ual1547972472.
Church Circle Consort
Instrumental music for church services and other events is frequently provided by the Church Circle Consort. This group is a collection of instrumentalist, including strings, winds and percussion that range from amateur to professional and beginners to lifetime musicians under the direction of Kari Shea. Interested participants are grouped appropriately with other instruments or arrangements are made for solo performances and accompaniment with piano. A brass choir meets regularly and a string trio meets at arranged times. Other groups are formed for specific performances and as the need arises. If you play an instrument and want more information, contact Kari Shea cc.ae1547972472hs@ir1547972472ak1547972472.