Soprano Tracy Cox performs with Music at St. Peter’s

Sunday, February 22, 2015
4:00 pm

An entertaining and enlightening hour of music with an award-winning soprano.
Soprano Tracy Cox is a recipient of the 2014 George London-Kirsten Flagstad Prize and the Birgit Nilsson Prize at the 2013 Operalia Competition, and she was a National Finalist in the 2013 Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions. She has recently performed with The Philadelphia Orchestra, Wolf Trap Opera, Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, and Los Angeles Opera. Her partner for this concert will be Kim Witman.

The theme of the afternoon will be “A Rock & a Hard Place: Songs of Obsessive, Wonderful, Terrible Love.” Verdi and Strauss will be joined by Joni Mitchell and Jerome Kern! Complete program here.

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October 26 Concert Canceled

The Sunday, October 26, 2014 concert by Capital Reeds has been canceled.

Please check back for information on these upcoming 2014-2015 performances:

Messiah Sing-along
Sunday, December 7, 2014 at 7:30 p

Tracy Cox, soprano
Kim Pensinger Witman, piano
Sunday, February 22, 2015 at 4:00 pm

St. Peter’s Choirs in Concert
Sunday, April 12, 2015 at 4:00 pm

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Capital Reeds Plays on Concerts at St. Peter’s

UPDATE 10/9/14: This concert has been canceled. Please visit our Concerts at St. Peter’s page for dates for upcoming 2014-2015 performances!

Sunday, October 26, 2014 at 4:00 pm

Capital Reeds is Washington, DC’s premier reed trio. Noelle Drews (oboe), Santana Moreno (clarinet) and Jeff Ward (bassoon) play individually with ensembles including the National Symphony Orchestra, Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Richmond Symphony, Wolf Trap Opera, Annapolis Symphony Orchestra, Alexandria Symphony Orchestra, the American Balalaika Symphony, Mid-Atlantic Symphony Orchestra, Maryland Symphony Orchestra, United States Army Orchestra, United States Naval Academy Band, and many others.

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Any Dream Will Do

St. Peter’s Productions, March 2014.

Over 80 young people, scores of volunteers and a supportive parish = A Dreamcoat to remember.

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Due to inclement weather, the December 8 Messiah sing-along has been cancelled.

Join us on Sunday, December 8, 2013 at 7:30 pm for a beloved St. Peter’s Advent tradition, a sing-along of Part One of Handel’s Messiah. The event lasts about 90 minutes, is family-friendly, and ends with a rousing rendition of the “Hallelujah Chorus.” Bring your own score or borrow one at the door.

Sunday, December 8, 2013
7:30 pm
Messiah Sing-along
St. Peter’s Choir, Soloists, Congregation & Friends
with Chamber Orchestra
Don Witman, conductor

St. Peter’s Episcopal Church
4250 N. Glebe Road, Arlington VA 22207

For more information, write stpetersmusic at

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Beau Soir Ensemble Kicks off 2013-2014 Concert Season

The sounds of flute, viola and harp will fill St. Peter’s on the afternoon of Sunday October 6, as the Beau Soir Ensemble offers Le Tombeau de Couperin by Maurice Ravel, fresh pieces by contemporary composers, and a baroque suite by Pietro Locatelli. Details here.

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Making a Joyful Noise in 2013-2014

Choir and handbell rehearsals kick off on Wednesday, September 4. New members are always welcome in all of our ensembles. See tabs above for more information, and write to with questions!

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Dance Into Spring

Concerts at St. Peter’s

St. Peter’s Pianists
Dance Into Spring

Sunday, April 14 at 4:00 pm

James Selway & Kim Witman, pianists

Waltz, samba, arabesque, flamenco and jig your way into spring with music by Rachmaninoff, Prokofiev, Milhaud, Selway, Lecuona, Bach and more.

Piano music for 2, 4, and 8 (!) hands. (The latter thanks to guest appearances by Neil Gibson and Eren Guendelsberger.)

This concert will be approximately one hour long.

Concerts at St. Peter’s are informal, intimate occasions, open to and enjoyable by anyone!

St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, 4250 North Glebe Road, Arlington VA 22207

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Vivaldi, Pergolesi, Tallis, Gibbons & Bird

Concerts at St. Peter’s

An Offering of Baroque & Renaissance Music

Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 4:00 pm

St. Peter’s Choir and Soloists
Chamber Orchestra
Don Witman, conductor

Program to include Vivaldi’s Gloria,  the Pergolesi/Durante Magnificat, Gibbons’ “Almighty and Everlasting God”, Byrd’s “Lord, Make Me to Know Thy Ways”, and Tallis “O Lord Give Thy Holy Spirit”

St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, 4250 North Glebe Road, Arlington VA 22207

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Christmas Eve 2012

The musical selections for St. Peter’s Christmas Eve Services will be offered by:

4:00 pm (Prelude begins at 3:30)

  • Lexi Witman, vocalist
  • Gretchen Ginnerty & Marilyn Swan, recorders
  • Cecilia Poellein Buss, violin

6:00 pm (Prelude begins at 5:30)

  • Children’s Choir
  • Youth Choir
  • 9AM Choir

8:00 pm (Prelude begins at 7:30)

  • Handbell Choir
  • Recorder Trio
  • Corelli Christmas Concerto, featuring Cecilia Poellein Buss, Claire Collins, Sarah Collins & Kirsten Konopnicki
  • Elsie Gibson, flute
  • Lisa Lettau, soprano

11:00 pm (Prelude begins at 10:30)

  • Adult Choir
  • Witman Quartet
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