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.
March is an incredibly busy month for Music at Incarnate Word!
On Friday, March 1st at 7:00 p.m., the Cordancia Chamber Orchestra will present a program of Music from Eastern Europe, featuring concerto competition winner Ji-Mi Jang, a junior at Pittsford-Mendon High School, as cello soloist. Please visit www.cordancia.org/events to purchase tickets.
On Saturday, March 9th at 7:30 p.m., one of Rochester’s finest choral ensembles, Madrigalia, will present a program of Music for Large Spaces, featuring music by Josef Rheinberger, Erik Esenvalds, Ola Gjeilo, Eric Whitacre, Joy Harjo, Cary Ratcliff, Gregorio Allegri and H. Balfour Gardiner. Tickets are available here: http://www.madrigalia.org/tickets/large-spaces-4l9sj
Our 2nd Sunday Vespers series continues on March 10th at 7:00 p.m. with an Organ Vespers for Lent, featuring music by Bach, Ligeti, Mendelssohn, and Sweelinck.
On Saturday, March 23rd at 7:00 p.m., our own soprano section leader, Athene Mok, will team up with Warner Iversen (theorbo and baroque guitar) to present a concert of music by Barbara Strozzi, Francesca Caccini, and Henry Purcell.
Finally, Publick Musick will close out the month on Saturday, March 30th at a 7:30 p.m. with a concert of Neapolitan Delights for soprano, recorder, and strings. Tickets are available here: http://www.publickmusick.org/buy-tickets/#naples
The Lutheran Church of the Incarnate Word
597 East Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607