ORGAN RECITAL – Princeton University Chapel – Oct. 8 – 12:30 p.m.

After Noon Concert Series
Princeton University Chapel

David Christopher, Organist, Princeton University Chapel, Organ, Recital, Concert, SsAM, Peabody Conservatory, Peabody Institute

Princeton University Chapel

David Christopher, Organist

Thursday, October 8, 2015 – 12:30 p.m.

CLICK HERE to learn more about the organ.

Trumpets, David Christopher, Organist, Concert, Recital, Peabody

Gallery Trumpets at Princeton University Chapel

 

Delaware ChoralArts SPRING CONCERT Sun. May 17, 2015 – 7:00 p.m

Delaware ChoralArts, David Christopher, Conductor


I Was Glad … C. Hubert H. Parry
Three Psalms … Simon Sargon
Te Deum … John Rutter
The Chariot Jubilee … Nathaniel Dett
The Giver of Stars … Kristen Halstead
Choose Something Like A Star … Randall Thompson

 

$20 adults | $15 seniors (60+) & students | $10 children under 12

Delaware ChoralArts
David Christopher, Conductor
Rob Kennan, Pianist

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Kristen Halstead

The concert will feature a new choral work “The Giver of Stars” composed by Kristen Halstead, the 2014 winner of the Delaware ChoralArts Competition for Young Composers.

The Episcopal Church of Saints Andrew and Matthew (SsAM)
719 N. Shipley Street
Wilmington, Delaware
www.ssam.org

Workshops and Master Classes

VOCAL PEDAGOGY

David recently presented a customized series of four workshops on Vocal Pedagogy for students and faculty members at Rowan University.  Each session consisted of a lecture presentation interspersed with interactive work with singers in attendance.  See the fliers below for a list of topics covered.

Contact David to inquire about similar workshops or master classes.

WORKSHOP #1 – Vocal Terminology and Registrational Concepts
Vocal Pedagogy Session IWORKSHOP #2 – Reflexive Singing,  Understanding the Primary Vocal Response: Staccato and Messa di Voce

Vocal Pedagody Session IIWORKSHOP #3 – Vocal Poise: Breathing & Posture

Vocal Pedagogy Session IIIWORKSHOP #4 – Vowels, Resonance, Diction

Vocal Pedagogy Session IV

 

Next Workshop – Saturday, January 24, 2015

Vocal Pedagogy Session III

Evensong & Duruflé “Requiem” – Sun. Mar. 22, 2015 – 4:00 p.m.

Durufle, Requiem, Choral, SsAM, David Christopher, Organ

Maurice Duruflé

CHORAL EVENSONG
The SsAM Adult and Treble Choirs

MUSICAL SELECTIONS
   Solemn Prelude on a Theme by Thomas Tallis … Gerald Near
   Preces and Responses … Craig Phillips
   Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis … Derek Holman

   Requiem … Maurice Duruflé
        Philip Doucette, Guest Conductor
        Kimberly Doucette, Mezzo-Soprano
        Melissa Brun, Cello
        David Christopher, Organ

Spirituals Concert – Sat. Feb. 7, 2015 – 7:00 p.m.

Iris Fairfax

Iris Farifax, Soprano

Saturday, February 7, 2015 – 7:00 p.m.

Delaware ChoralArts
Adult Choir of The Episcopal Church of Saints Andrew and Matthew

Iris Fairfax, Special Guest Soloist

MUSICAL SELECTION
Cantata … John Carter
I Couldn’t Hear Nobody Pray … Andre Thomas

Any How … Evelyn LaRue Pittman
He’s Got the Whole World …. Margaret Bonds
Joshua Fit the Battle … Fela Sowande
Spirituals with the audience

FREE WILL OFFERING
FREE PARKING ADJACENT TO THE CHURCH

For more information, visit the DCA website.

Bach “Magnificat” – Mon. Dec. 22 – 7:30 p.m.

Gabriel_LB-215x300CHRISTMAS CONCERT
Monday, December 22, 2014 – 7:30 p.m.

Delaware ChoralArts
David Christopher, Conductor

Magnificat in D Major, BWV 243 … J. S. Bach
Christmas Cantata … Geoffrey Bush
     Marcelle McGuirk, Soprano
     Kimberly Doucette, Mezzo-Soprano
     Augustine Mercante, Countertenor
     Chaz Warrick, Tenor
     Martin Hargrove, Bass
     David Christopher, Conductor
         
Performance with Orchestra

$25 adults | $20 seniors (60+) & students | $15 children under 12

For more information, visit the DCA website.

WCC Holiday Concerts – Dec. 6, 12, 13, 2014

Wilmington Children's Chorus, Christmas Concert, Kimberly Doucette, Philip Doucette, David Christopher, SsAM, The Episcopal Church of Saints Andrew and Matthew, Wilmington, Delaware


I am delighted to accompany the

Wilmington Children’s Chorus
HOLIDAY CONCERTS

Saturday, December 6, 2014 at 4:00 p.m.
Candlelight Concert in Rehoboth
Our tour choir performs a preview of the Candlelight Holiday Concert at All Saints’ Church in Rehoboth, Delaware.  Freewill offering to benefit the chorus.  Contact All Saints’ Church 302-227-7202 for more information.

Friday, December 12, 2014 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 5:00 p.m.
Annual Candlelight Holiday Concert
There’s no better way to get in the holiday season! The ensembles of the WCC celebrate the holidays in the stellar setting of First and Central Presbyterian Church. WCC performs music of the season from around the world and the audience joins in singing traditional carols. Join us afterwards for some treats and our annual “Candlelight Shop” where you can find some unique gifts. Advance ticket purchase is recommended.  Click here to purchase tickets and DVDs on-line.

Visit the Wilmington Children’s Chorus website at
http://www.wilmingtonchildrenschorus.org

Choral Evensong – Sunday, Oct. 5 – 4:30 p.m.

1379388_223614997800226_1170889258_nSunday, October 5, 2014 – 4:30 p.m.

The SsAM Adult and Treble Choirs
David Christopher, Organist and Director of Music

Musical Selections Include
Preces and Responses … Craig Phillips
Magnificat & Nunc Dimittis … Orlando Gibbons
Jubilate in B flat … C. V. Stanford
Prayer of St. Richard of Chichester … L. J. White
For the Beauty of the Earth … John Rutter

Organ Recital – All Saints Rehoboth – Thurs. July 10 – 12:15 pm

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All Saint’s Episcopal Church
18 Olive Avenue
Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971
302 227-7202

Thursday, July 10 – 12:15 p.m.

FREE WILL OFFERING