FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 21, 2016 CONTACT: Erica Vanstone, Director of Marketing & Outreach 215.735.9922, Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia Announces 2016-2017 Season PHILADELPHIA, PA–Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia (MCC) proudly announces its 143rd season, which will provide a compelling array of powerful and uplifting selections presented in some of Philadelphia’s most beautiful and historic venues. […]

MEDIA CONTACT: Erica Vanstone 215.735.9922 Amanda Schkeeper Executive Director 215.735.9922 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 1, 2016 A Feast of Carols Returns to St. Paul’s Episcopal PHILADELPHIA, PA–Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia (MCC) is thrilled to return to St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Chestnut Hill for our annual holiday performance. On December 10 at 5pm, MCC’s signature seasonal […]

The Passing of the Year features one of the most beautiful pieces of music ever written, Ralph Vaughan Williams’s Serenade to Music. It was composed and premiered in 1938 for Sir Henry Wood’s 50th anniversary as a conductor. The piece was commissioned by Wood, but characteristically, he donated the proceeds from the concert to a medical fund for British musicians. […]

Sunday, May 1, 2016 at 4pm Lutheran Church of the Holy Communion, 2110 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia With Donald St. Pierre, Piano and Adrienne Knauer, Harp English composer Jonathan Dove’s brilliant score The Passing of the Year concludes our season with a joyous celebration of life’s cycles. Set to poetry by William Blake, Emily Dickinson, and […]

Saturday, December 12, 2015 at 5:00 PM St. Paul’s Episcopal Church of Chestnut Hill with Michael Stairs, organ Adrienne Knauer, Harp Paul Rardin, Conductor Come celebrate the holidays with the voices of Mendelssohn Club in one of our most popular concer​ts​​​! ​Sing along with us as we celebrate favorite carols, and hear new holiday selections […]

Sunday, October 18, 2015 at 4pm Church of the Holy Trinity, Rittenhouse Square with Symphony in C, Ah Young Hong and Barbara Berry, Sopranos, Paul Rardin, Conductor Mendelssohn: Psalm 98, Psalm 100, Psalm 43 Kile Smith: Agnus Dei (World Premiere) Mozart: Great Mass in C Minor Walk-up tickets available at the door at 3pm Mozart’s […]