2017-2018 Special Musical and Liturgical Events

Saturday, September 30, 2017 – 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
OPEN HOUSE
Experience SsAM for Yourself:
Open House, Open Arms, Open to All
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Saturday, October 7, 2017 – 12 noon
BLESSING OF THE ANIMALS
Celebrate the spiritual lives of our furry friends!  FREE TREATS!!!

Sunday, October 15, 2017 – 7:00 p.m.
JAZZ VESPERS
in Celebration of the Season of Creation

Saturday, November 18, 2017 – 7:00 p.m.
Elijah … Felix Mendelssohn
Delaware ChoralArts
David Christopher, Conductor
David Hearn, Organ
Melanie Sarakatsannis, Soprano
Ruth Bailis, Mezzo-Soprano
Dana Robertson, Tenor
Benjamin Wager, Baritone (Elijah)
Tickets will be available at www.delawarechoralarts.org

Wednesday, December 20, 2017 – 7:00 p.m.
CHRISTMAS MESSIAH SING-ALONG
Jeffrey Spade, Conductor
David Christopher, Organ

Sunday, December 24, 2017 – 5:00 p.m.
CHRISTMAS PAGEANT
The Christmas Story with Holy Communion

SsAM, The Episcopal Church of Saints Andrew and Matthew, Christmas Pageant

Sunday, December 24, 2017 – 11:00 p.m.
CHRISTMAS EVE at SsAM
Candlelight Service with Choral Eucharist
Christmas Eve Concert begins at 10:30 p.m.

Sunday, January 14, 2018 – 7:00 p.m.
JAZZ VESPERS
in honor of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.


Saturday, January 27, 2018 – 7:00 p.m.
SPIRITUALS CONCERT
SsAM Choir with Delaware ChoralArts
Madeline Bolden Johnson & Lawler Rogers, Guest Artists

Spirituals, Tina Betz, Kim Doucette, Angelyn Robinson

Sunday, February 11, 2018 – 10:30 a.m.
CARNIVAL SUNDAY
The SsAM Choir and Drumming Circle

Episcopal Church of Saints Andrew and Matthew, SsAM, Carnival Sunday, Adult Choir

Sunday, March 18, 2018 – 5:00 p.m.
ORGAN RECITAL
David Christopher, Organ

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 – 7:00 p.m.
TENEBRAE
Ancient meets modern … In the shadow of Holy Week
Ruth Cunningham (of Anonymous 4), Guest Artist
with the men of the SsAM Adult Choir

Ruth Cunningham

Friday, March 30, 2018 – 12 Noon
GOOD FRIDAY LITURGY
Veneration of the Cross and Communion from the Reserve Sacraments
The Passion according to St. Matthew … Thomas Luis Victoria
The SsAM Collegium

Friday, March 30, 2018 – 3:15 p.m.
URBAN STATIONS OF THE CROSS
The Rev. David T. Andrews, Jr. and Bebe Coker, Leaders
With Negro Spirituals sung by the SsAM Adult Choir

Sunday, April 1, 2018 – 10:30 a.m.
EASTER DAY at SsAM
Festival Choral Eucharist

Sunday, April 15, 2018 – 10:30 p.m.
ANNUAL HYMN SING
Led by the SsAM Choir and David Christopher

 

Sunday, May 12, 2017 – 7:00 p.m.
DELAWARE CHORAL ARTS
Samson … G. F. Handel
Aaron Crouch, Samson
Jessica Beebe, Delila
Augustine Mercante, Micah
Jeffrey Chapman, Harapha
Tickets will be available at www.delawarechoralarts.org

Aaron Crouch sings the role of Samson

Sunday, June 10, 2018 – 7:00 p.m.
JAZZ VESPERS
in memory of the Rev. Rod Welles

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