Welcome to Music at Incarnate Word
Founded under the leadership of Music Director Rick Erickson, continued with James E. Bobb and Michael Unger, and now directed by Thatcher Lyman, this series has been both a part of Incarnate Word’s ministry and the vibrant cultural scene in the city of Rochester for over 35 years.
Please visit our Calendar page for upcoming events in the 36th season of Music at Incarnate Word.
Sunday, October 9th – 7:00 p.m.
Vespers Service and Abendmusik Recital featuring The Soul’s Delight
The Soul’s Delight is a period instrument chamber ensemble that explores the broad spectrum of music of the 18thcentury with its various combinations of instruments and voices. The ensemble has performed on the Midtown Concerts, SoHIP and A Little Midday Music series and at various venues throughout Manhattan, including Second Presbyterian Church, Saint Peter’s Church, Immanuel Lutheran Church, and The Church of the Transfiguration. Members have appeared with distinguished ensembles throughout the United States and abroad, including REBEL, Concert Royal, Apollo’s Fire, the Handel and Haydn Society, the American Classical Orchestra, Opera Lafayette, the Classical Music Consort, the Arcadia Players, Juilliard415, the Washington Bach Consort, and Cambridge Concentus. This vibrant group aims to promote historical performance by presenting a fresh yet informed approach to both standard and lesser-known works of early music.
Tracy Cowart, mezzo-soprano
Natalie Kress, baroque violin
Jason Priset, lute & theorbo
Hsuan-Wen Chen, harpsichord