By Dario Sarlo Featured on LocalArtsLive This year, the Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts asks its audiences the question: “If you had a time machine…” Over the course of the month-long festival events will cover numerous historical events from the Big Bang onward. On Sunday afternoon (April 7) in Verizon Hall the time machine’s […]

April 17, 2013 CONTACTS: Janelle McCoy, Executive Director Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia 215.735.9922 Edward McNally, Above The Fold 404.281.6419 Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia Joins Symphony in C for The Creation Oratorio Maestro Rossen Milanov Conducting Two Performances of Haydn’s Epic Masterpiece, May 11 & 19 (Philadelphia) Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia helps celebrate the 60th anniversary […]

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 12, 2013 CONTACTS: Janelle McCoy, Executive Director Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia 215.735.9922 Edward McNally Above The Fold 404.281.6419 2013 Mendelssohn Medley coming to the historic Oaks Cloister in the Wissahickon Maestro Rossen Milanov serving as Honorary Chair of Mendelssohn Club’s Annual Spring Fundraiser It’s fitting that the Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia […]

In fall 2008 and summer 2010, composer Andrea Clearfield explored the Himalayan mountains of Nepal while studying the traditions of Tibetan folk and sacred music — all of which inspired this Clearfield commission Tse Go La (At the threshold of this life). Come and experience the Far East with us online in a program that represents a […]

The Art of Strategic Alliances by  Matthew Sigman Collaboration is essential to the choral enterprise: singers engage musicians, musicians engage choruses, and together they engage soloists, opera companies, dance troupes, schools, and, ultimately, audiences.  If on the artistic side the whole is generally far greater than the sum of its parts, might the potential for […]

 November 6, 2012 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACTS: Janelle McCoy, Executive Director Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia 215.735.9922 Edward McNally, Above The Fold 404.281.6419 Experience Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia in Five Holiday Concerts in December Philadelphia’s Most Historic Chorus Performing Holiday Favorites and Sacred Music in St. Paul’s Episcopal Church (Chestnut Hill), Verizon Hall and The Grand […]

Metamorphosis

“…Mendelssohn Club has never sounded better…” –Music Critic, David Patrick Stearns, The Philadelphia Inquirer   “Their singing is by turns robust and sensitive, and they handle these challenging contemporary pieces with dexterity and enthusiasm.”  – Music Journalist, Joshua Rosenblum, Opera News   Under the dynamic leadership of artistic director Alan Harler, Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia […]

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACTS:   September 12, 2012 Janelle McCoy, Executive Director Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia 215.735.9922 Edward McNally, Above The Fold PR 404.281.6419     TRINITY: Three of Philadelphia’s Musical Treasures Coming Together to Perform Moran and Bruckner for the First Time Inside the Historic Landmark Cathedral Basilica Mendelssohn Club Chorus, Philadelphia Boy Choir […]

CONTACTS: Janelle McCoy, Executive Director Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia 215.735.9922 Edward McNally, Above The Fold PR 404.281.6419   (PHILADELPHIA) Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia announces $45,000 in project support from The Archie W. and Grace Berry Foundation to help produce the world premiere of a commission by Philadelphia-based composer Jeremy Gill. The new work is inspired […]

Glorious Sounds of Christmas With the Philadelphia Orchestra December 20, 21, & 22| 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, The Philadelphia Orchestra and conductor Bramwell Tovey while we lend our lush sound to timeless […]