Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia Begins Its 15th Decade on October 25, 2013 With an Evening of Great Works for Chorus and Organ at the Kimmel Center FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACTS: Janelle McCoy, Executive Director Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia 215.735.9922 Edward McNally, Above The Fold 404.281.6419 (PHILADELPHIA) Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia opens its 140th anniversary season at […]

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October 6, 2013 at 4pm With First Person Arts Barbara Powell, a coal miner’s daughter Tom Supey, Jr., a third-generation miner Laurie McCants, Director of Hard Coal and Bloomburg Theater Ensemble Member Julia Wolfe, Composer Alan Harler, Artistic Director L’Etage 6th and Bainbridge Streets Philadelphia, PA 19147 FREE event open to the public. Reservations required. […]

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                                  CONTACTS: July 16, 2013 Janelle McCoy, Executive Director Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia 215.735.9922 Edward McNally, Above The Fold 404.281.6419 Philadelphia’s Beloved Choral Treasure Begins Its 15th Decade on October 25. 2013 With Evening of Great Works for Chorus and Organ at The Kimmel Center  (PHILADELPHIA) As part of its 140th season, […]

Award-winning Chorus Performing The Sound of Spirit: Pärt/Haydn in February 2014 as Part of its 140th Season (Philadelphia) Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia has been awarded $50,000 by The Archie W. and Grace Berry Foundation to fund The Sound of Spirit: Pärt/Haydn. The concert will be performed at the Church of the Holy Trinity on Rittenhouse […]

By David Patrick Stearns, Inquirer Music Critic Posted: May 13, 2013 Every so often, the classical music world decides to advance into the visual age with busy video screens, often with interesting outcome, though ultimately feeling redundant because everything you need to see is in the music already. Symphony in C’s particularly vivid reading of […]

HAYDN’S ‘CREATION’      The Mendelssohn Club, Greater Philadelphia’s premiere symphonic chorus, joined forces with Symphony in C for a performance of Franz Joseph Haydn’s oratorio, “The Creation,” Sunday, May 19, in the Episcopal Cathedral Church of the Savior in West Philadelphia. Conducted by the Symphony’s music director, Rossen Milanov, the concert was one of the […]

October 25, 2013 at 7:30 pm (pre-concert lecture with Michael Barone at 6:40p) Kimmel Center Organ Concert Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts With Michael Stairs, organ Tickets available through Ticket Philadelphia at (215) 893-1999 or at https://tickets.kimmelcenter.org/Cart/Cart.aspx?perf_no=19908. Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia opens its 140th anniversary season with a program of […]

December 14, 2013 at 5pm St. Paul’s Episcopal Church of Chestnut Hill With The Mendelssohn Brass, Michael Stairs, organ And Guest Metropolitan Opera Soprano Karen Slack Tickets $28 online | $30, $40 at the door (Please note as of 12/7, preferred seating has sold out for this concert.  This concert will be performed snow or […]

Glorious Sounds of Christmas With the Philadelphia Orchestra Sarah Hicks, Conductor December 19, 20, & 21| 7 pm Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts 260 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA Tickets: Exclusively through the Kimmel Center Box Office. Join Mendelssohn Club and The Philadelphia Orchestra while we lend our lush sound to timeless holiday […]

Do you enjoy telling or listening to stories? Join Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia in a storyslam with First Person Arts at World Cafe Live. In the spirit of the upcoming Anthracite Fields concert, the theme for the evening is “on the job”. Tickets: $10, $8 for FPA members at the door World Cafe Live 3025 […]