2013 - 2014 Programs
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April 2013 Revitalizing Music in the 21st Century - Visiting Praise Team from Attleboro Evangelical Lutheran Church at Nichols United Methodist Church, Trumbull
Sunday, September 22, 2013, 2:30 PM Board Meeting at 2:30, 4:00 PM Potluck Picnic - Meg Williams' home, 875 East Broadway, Stratford. Let's kick off the year with a wonderful social event. RSVP with food item you are bringing.
Sunday, October 27, 2013, 4:00 PM – 12th Annual Pipescreams Concert - United Congregational Church, Bridgeport, John Michniewicz/John Polo, hosts – reception. Costumes encouraged. Prizes for best costumes. Annual Halloween musical extravaganza this year with 200+ singers in 6 choral groups. 4-Heart Harmony and SHU LOVE (Ladies Only Vocal Ensemble both from the Sacred Heart University; the University Singers and Chamber Singers, both from the University of Bridgeport, the Norma Pfriem Children's Choir and the Fairfield County Children's Choir. Musicians include Dr. John Michniewicz, Galen Tate, David Harris, Frank Martignetti, Dr. Joe Utterback, Jon Noyes, Dr. Aymeric Dupre la Tour, Frank Zilinyi, Darwin Shen, Krista Adams-Santilli.
Sunday, January 5, 2014, 5:00 PM – Epiphany Party – John Polo’s Home, 25 Plymouth Avenue, Trumbull. Executive Board Meeting at 3:30 PM. Annual favorite to toast in the new year and perform for each other at the grand piano and organ.
Sunday, March 30, 2014, 4:00 PM - 3rd Community Choral Festival - United Congregational Church, Bridgeport, John Polo/John Michniewicz hosts - reception. 200+ singers representing 20 area choral groups performed in a massed choir and in individual choirs. The massed choir performance team includes well-known area conductor and accompanists Dr. Carolina Flores, Frank Martignetti, Tom Brand, Dr. John Michniewicz, Dr. Joe Utterback, Galen Tate, David Harris, Frank Zilinyi, Dr. Aymeric Dupre la Tour. Benefits the Norma Pfriem Urban Outreach Initiatives. Rehearsal dates March 9 and March 23, 3:00-4:30 PM, Concert is March 30, 2014, 4:00 PM (snow date is April 6). Rehearsals and performance at United Congregational Church, Bridgeport.
Sunday, June 8, 2014, 4:00 PM – Scholarship Winner & Member Concert followed by Annual Dinner, Cathedral of Saint Augustine, Bridgeport. Hear Katelyn Emerson, the 2013 M. Louise Miller Scholarship Winner perform on the recently rebuilt 1979 M.P. Moeller - 2013 A. Thompson Allen III/47 rank pipe organ in this gothic and resonant space. The program will also feature chapter members and invited singers/musicians to feature the organ with piano, other instruments, soloist, congregation - a very special program. Catered annual dinner at the adjoining Cathedral rectory optional for members and guests. $25/person. RSVP required.
For any questions on our 2013-2014 programs please contact Dorothy Cameron.