Summer 2017 (stay tuned for details on Summer 2018 soon!)
Friday, July 7 Vivaldi’s Four Seasons, performed by baroque chamber orchestra, Apollo’s Fire. apollosfire.org
Saturday, July 8 Pittsburgh’s Own River City Brass Revisit the dawn of American pop with music straight from the 1890s sure to make your toes tap. rivercitybrass.org
Sunday, July 9 at 11:00 am Jazz Worship Service with River City Brass, Rev. John Overman officiating. Free will offering.
Sunday, July 9 Matt Haimovitz, cello & Vijay Iyer, piano perform classical music with an eclectic, jazzy twist. Vijay is a MacArthur Genius Grant laureate and Matt’s latest album was a Grammy winner. matthaimovitz.com and vijay-iyer.com
Sunday, July 16 at 2:30 pm, the Raleigh Ringers will be more fun than you can shake a bell at with their anything-goes program of light classics, jazz, and pop favorites, all arranged for handbells. rr.org
Sunday, July 23 the David Orlowsky Trio This German group crosses the pond just for us, bringing their unique music permeated by the spirit of klezmer. davidorlowskytrio.com
Friday, July 28 Tierney Sutton – The Sting Variations Tierney’s inimitable jazz renditions of songs by the pop legend. $32/$25/$18 in advance, $35/28/21 day of concert. tierneysutton.com
Sunday, July 30, 1:00 pm Feldman-Morse Duo Husband-and-wife cello and harp duo in an informal 1-hour program of light classics, with seating available on stage with the artists.
Sunday, July 30 The Wister Quartet returns with Meng Wang viola, & Ronald Feldman, cello, for sextets of Mozart and Brahms. instantencore.com
Saturday, August 12, The 36th Annual Central PA Jazz Festival, produced by Central PA Friends of Jazz and Gretna Music. Trombonist Delfaeyo Marsalis. $30, $25, $20 delfeayomarsalis.com
Sunday, August 13 The Gryphon Trio performs piano trios of Rebecca Clarke, Dinuk Wijeratne, and Beethoven. gryphontrio.com
Sunday, August 27 Anna Polonsky & Orion Weiss husband-and-wife duo performing piano four-hands and solo piano works by Schubert, Schumann, Chopin and Dvorak. annapolonsky.com and orionweiss.com
Saturday, September 2 Girl Shy, Harold Lloyd’s 1924 classic silent film comedy with live organ accompaniment by Clark Wilson. $5 http://www.clarkwilson.net/
Sunday, September 3 Paul Jacobs, the only organist to have won a Grammy, shows why his technical skill and eloquence has made his performances legendary. Music of Bach, Mendelssohn, and Brahms. pauljacobsorgan.com
Sunday, September 10 Verona String Quartet and organist Ryan Brunkhurst conclude the summer season with a program to include a world premiere work honoring Mt. Gretna’s 125th anniversary. veronaquartet.com