We are excited to bring you the 2018-2019 Concert Season at Saint John's with a full schedule of performances and musical services for the coming year. All performances start at 7:30pm. We hope to see you in our audience soon and often!

 

Our full music listing can be found on our season guide here. 2018-19-Concert-Guide-FNL-SJC-low-res.pdf

For information on our Music at Noon concerts, Evensong, or other special services with music, please visit our Music at Noon and Liturgical Music pages via the menu on the right. TICKET SALES: Please note that many concerts are free with a freewill donation collected, but some are ticketed. The Cathedral sells tickets only for concerts produced by the Cathedral, such as our choir's own performances of Handel's Messiah each year. Other local ensembles use our space and sell their own tickets; the Cathedral does not sell tickets for these concerts. Please read the description of the concert you wish to attend below for ticket information.

Concert Request

If you are a performer and interested in the concert series, we encourage you to apply. We are accepting applications for performances in the 2019-2020 season, with a deadline of February 1, 2019. Please complete the application form from the link below.

Concert Request Form 2019-20.pdf

7:30pm September 28
Saint Martin’s Chamber Choir
Rachmaninoff, Vespers

Sergei Rachmaninoff’s beloved and monumental All-Night Vespers is sung by the St. Martin’s Festival Singers – an expansion of the 24-voice chamber choir with the addition of 30+ auditioned community singers to create the deep, rich sonorities required for this archetypal repertoire.

Tickets

Stile Antico is firmly established as one of the world’s most accomplished and innovative vocal ensembles. Working without a conductor, its twelve members have thrilled audiences on four continents with their fresh, vibrant and moving performances of Renaissance polyphony.

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British virtuoso Thomas Trotter is the Birmingham City Organist, as well as organist at St. Margaret’s Church, Westminster Abbey, and visiting Fellow in Organ Studies at the Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester.

Free will offering

The Altius Quartet was the silver medalist at the 2014 Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition in South Bend, IN, and were first prize recipients at both the 2014 Coltman Chamber Music Competition in Austin, TX, and the 2013 Plowman Chamber Music Competition in Columbia, MO.

 

Free will offering

A Christmas tradition, Saint John’s Cathedral presents its annual performances of Handel’s most famous work, Messiah, Part I. Handel Arrival of the Queen of Sheba and Bach Air from the Orchestral Suite No. 3 opens the program.

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St. Martin’s offers Christmas music by female composers, in honor of Mary, providing a uniquely feminine insight into the Nativity – with renowned organist Richard Robertson. This concert marks the 20th anniversary of St. Martin’s first – and most beloved – CD recording, A Marian Christmas.

 

Tickets stmartinschamberchoir.org/tickets

Acclaimed 24-year-old American pianist Drew Petersen won a 2018 Avery Fisher Career Grant, the 2017 American Pianists Awards and the Christel DeHaan Fellow of the American Pianists Association, and also Artist-In-Residence at the University of Indianapolis. He has been praised for his commanding and poetic performances of repertoire ranging from Bach to Zaimont.

Free will offering

Kantorei prepares for its appearance at the 2019 American Choral Directors National Convention in Kansas City with a program devoted to John Rutter. The performance features the composer’s personal favorite sacred works, including “For the Beauty of the Earth”, “A Gaelic Blessing”, including “Six Chansons” by Paul Hindemith, and Kim Arnesen’s “Infinity”.

 

Tickets http://kantorei.org/concerts/

Since 1974, the Colorado Children’s Chorale has brought its artistry and charm to audiences throughout the world. With a diverse repertoire ranging from fully staged opera and musical theater to standard choral compositions in classical, folk and popular traditions, the Chorale performs with an innovative stage presentation and a unique theatrical spirit.

Tickets childrenschorale.org

Founded in 1932, the 48-voice Adelphian Concert Choir is one of the signature groups at the University of Puget Sound and is recognized as one of the Northwest’s most acclaimed ensembles.

 

Free will offering

The Colorado High School Activities Association Vocal Gala is a showcase of some of the best high school choirs across the state of Colorado.

 

Tickets $10 at https://gofan.co/app/search or at the door.



7:30 pm September 28

St. Martin’s Chamber Choir

Sergei Rachmaninoff’s beloved and monumental All-Night Vespers is sung by the St. Martin’s Festival Singers – an expansion of the 24-voice chamber choir with the addition of 30+ auditioned community singers to create the deep, rich sonorities required for this archetypal repertoire.

Tickets 

 

 7:30pm October 12

Stile Antico

Stile Antico is firmly established as one of the world’s most accomplished and innovative vocal ensembles. Working without a conductor, its twelve members have thrilled audiences on four continents with their fresh, vibrant and moving performances of Renaissance polyphony.

Tickets

 

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