Upcoming Concerts

Tickets for Seraphim concerts are $20 (regular) and $15 (seniors and students) and are available at the door.

 

“For heaven is a different thing”: Choral Settings of Sacred Poetry
Sunday, February 8, 2015, 3:00pm
First Church (Congregational)
11 Garden St., Harvard Square, Cambridge

Friday, February 13, 2015, 8:00pm
St. Cecilia Parish
18 Belvidere St., Boston

Composers give voice to the exquisite beauty of the written word of poets including George Herbert, John Donne, Jones Very, and Hildegard von Bingen. Featuring a world premiere setting by Richard J. Clark, a U.S. premiere by Norwegian composer Jon Laukvik, and works by Charles Stanford, Gerald Finzi, Mårten Jansson, Carson Cooman, Frank Ferko, and James Woodman.
with Heinrich Christensen, organ

Jerusalem: Holy, Disputed, Lamented
Sunday, April 26, 2015, 3:00pm
First Church (Congregational)
11 Garden St., Harvard Square, Cambridge

From the ancient psalms to a newly commissioned work by Israeli composer Avner Dorman, music inspired by the holy city, Jerusalem.
with Heinrich Christensen, organ
and Kol Arev, Chamber Choir of Hebrew College: Amy Lieberman, Music Director; Lynn Torgove, Artistic Director

 

Recent Performances 

The Short Twentieth Century: Choral Music from 1914 to 1990
Sunday, November 16, 2014
Musical reflections on the world unmade and remade by war and violence, including compositions by Rudolf Mauersberger, Hubert Parry, Arvo Pärt, Herbert Howells, and Tom Vignieri.
Read a review of this program here.