Eric Plutz: Vierne’s Organ Symphonies

Eric Plutz: Vierne’s Organ Symphonies

In honor of the sesquicentennial of the birth of the great French organist-composer Louis Vierne, Princeton University organist Eric Plutz comes to Portland on his North American tour, playing Vierne’s six organ symphonies over two nights.

Trinity Vespers: Organ Recital & Evensong

Liturgical music on the First Sunday of every month, sung by the cathedral choirs. Free & open to the public, regardless of religious affiliation (or lack thereof).
4:30 pm / Organ Recital: Jackson Borges (All Saints Church, Rehoboth Beach, Delaware)
5 pm / Evensong with the Choir of Girls, Boys and Adults

Learn more at trinity-episcopal.org/evensong

An afternoon of Sacred Jazz, Deanna Witkowski Trio

Noted jazz pianist, Deanna Witkowski makes her third appearance at St. Paul’s on June 7. A leader in composing jazz music for the church, Deanna hails from New York City where she frequently guests at churches and concert halls. She brings her own trio to St. Paul’s to perform original sacred jazz music and lead the service of Evensong at 4:00 p.m.

Crozier Concert: Lynne Davis

Internationally-renowned concert artist Lynne Davis, on the faculty of Wichita State University, plays Trinity’s annual Catharine Crozier Memorial Organ Concert. Followed by a reception sponsored by the Music Commission.

Weekly Evensong

Beginning September 8, Trinity Episcopal Cathedral will offer Evensong every Sunday at 5 pm. Join us for this weekly liturgical feast of scripture and music led by the Cathedral clergy and by Trinity’s musicians—as well as an array of visiting choirs and organists.

Learn more at trinity-episcopal.org/evensong

Trinity Vespers: Three Choirs’ Festival

Liturgical music on the First Sunday of every month, sung by the cathedral choirs. Free & open to the public, regardless of religious affiliation (or lack thereof).
4:30 pm / Organ Recital: Fred Teardo (Cathedral of the Advent, Birmingham, Alabama)
5 pm / Evensong with the combined choirs of St. Paul’s Church (Burlingame, CA),
Grace Cathedral (San Francisco), Trinity Cathedral and Fred Teardo, guest director

Learn more at trinity-episcopal.org/evensong

Extraordinary Young musicians at St. Paul’s, Eric Martz, pianist

The “Extraordinary Young Musician at St. Paul’s” for 2020 is Eric Martz. A senior at South Salem High School Eric excels in sports, academics and music. He is a member of the orchestra at South Salem High School, studies piano with Dorothy Grace Bernhard and is a member of the Grace Notes at St. Paul’s. He will play works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Franz Liszt, and Claude Debussy on May 3rd. The service of Evensong will be sung by the St. Paul’s Men’s Evensong Choir at 4:00 p.m.

Spring Fireworks: Vocal Music of Handel & Purcell

Trinity Music ushers in spring alongside Portland Baroque Orchestra with the pomp & ceremony of Handel’s Coronation Anthems and Purcell’s Te Deum laudamus & Jubilate Deo. Don’t miss this latest chapter in our collaboration, featuring music and song fit for royalty!

Choir of Girls, Boys and Adults | Portland Baroque Orchestra | Sheherezade Panthaki,
soprano | Daniel Moody, countertenor | Kyle Stegall, tenor | Jesse Blumberg, bass
Dana Marsh (Indiana University and Washington Bach Consort), guest conductor

TICKETS: Available now at trinity-episcopal.org/music-series or call 503.478.1201

L’Ascension

Olivier Messiaen L’Ascension, played by Bruce Neswick, provides the framework for a sacred concert featuring sound and light, dance and art. Co-sponsored by the Trinity Arts Commission. Free to the public.