For Keeps

For Keeps, Songs of Comfort and Grace
Sunday, November 17, 2013, at 2 PM
First Unitarian Church, 2125 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia

Looking for some extra warmth this fall? Join us on Sunday, November 17 for a soothing lullaby by Brahms, a joyous shout by Nystedt, a contemplative hymn by Christiansen — a whole program full of songs about comfort and grace.

We’ll be performing at our home base of First Unitarian Church at 2:00 PM. A reception will follow the performance.

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Chestnut Street Singers presents For Keeps

Composers: Betinis, Chilcott, Christiansen, Chydenius, Dawson, des Prez, Duménigo, Hrušovský, Nystedt, Palestrina, Rachmaninoff, Schütz, Tallis, and Tippett.

Works Composed by a Chestnut: “The Lake Isle of Innisfree” by our own Jordan Rock.

Languages: English, French, German, Latin, Slavonic, and Spanish.

Chestnut Street Singers: Josh Dearing, Nate Gibney, Ben Guez, Rachel Haimovich, Lucy Harlow, Amy Hochstetler, Michael Johnson, Elissa Kranzler, Ken Olin, Rebekah Reddi, Patrick Ressler, Jordan Rock, Lizzy Schwartz, Melinda Steffy, and Caroline Winschel.

Preview Sunday’s “This Green and Pleasant Land”!

We’re way excited for “This Green and Pleasant Land” on Sunday, March 11 at 2 PM at the First Unitarian Church, and the fact that admission is free with canned goods for Philabundance is only one reason. Here’s another:

If you’re curious about the program, get a head start on the program notes under the “Concerts” tab above. We can’t wait to see you soon!