Hallelujah!

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 gmail.com

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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 stpetersmusic@gmail.com with questions!

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Dance Into Spring

Concerts at St. Peter’s
presents

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
presents

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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22nd Annual “Messiah” Sing-Along

Join us on Sunday, December 9, 2012 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 9, 2012
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 gmail.com

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50th Anniversary Concert: Sunday, February 12

Featuring

St. Peter’s Adult Choir
with the Children’s and Youth Choir, a capella Men’s Ensemble, and Handbell Choir

Led by Music Director Don Witman
with organist/pianist/composer James Jillson Selway and pianist Kim Witman

Sunday, February 12 at 4:00pm

Fabulous music by Handel, Bach, Vivaldi, Mozart, Brahms, Mendelssohn, Faure, Biebl, Rutter, Selway & Johnson

Full program here

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Advent/Christmas 2011

Join us for our 21st annual sing-along of Part one (plus the Hallelujah Chorus!) of Handel’s Messiah. Sunday, December 11, 2011 – a few more details here, and a free-form Advent offering of meditations on the Messiah here.

Christmas Eve services feature children and youth at 5:00 pm, handbells at 8:00 pm and Adult Choir at 11:00 pm.

The main St. Peter’s website (with directions and other information) is at www.saint-peters.org.

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Fall 2011: Welcome Back!

St. Peter’s is alive with music, with singing and ringing for all ages!

Adult ChoirLed by Don Witman / Rehearses Wednesday evenings

9AM Choir (new!) – Led by Don Witman / Rehearses alternate Sunday mornings

Children & Youth ChoirsLed by Jim Selway / Rehearses Wednesday evenings

Cherub ChoirLed by Jay Harris & Laura Crouch / Rehearses Sunday mornings

Handbell Choir - Led by Don Witman / Rehearses Wednesday evenings

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