Join us for some spooky fun
This year we will celebrate Halloween GHOULISHLY!!
Come join us for a family friendly event.
We will bring the organ “ to life” with some ghoulish music,
Awaken the ghosts with a few lively
Sing-alongs and read a spooky story.
ALL AGES ARE WELCOME
Selfies with ghosts and ghouls,
mini pumpkin decorating,
costume parade in the decorated Audience Room
Activities from 5-6:30,
Sing-along and reading of classic scary stories at 6:30
Followed by A Costume Parade!
Dress in Costume! We will!
Acclaimed organist, Brian Jones, and pianist, David McGrory, will join talents to perform a unique collection of music written for organ and piano. Come hear the original tracker pipe organ made by William Horatio Clarke come to life with these master musicians!
Tickets are $20 (free for students under 18) and available at the door, or by advance purchase by calling 508-362-7660 or emailing email@example.com. Cash, personal checks, Visa, Mastercard, or ApplePay (at the door only) accepted.
Seating is limited.
A group show of 100 small works, each for sale for $100. There will be preview, open to the public on July 8th and July 15th from 12-5. Join us for music, hors d’ouvres, and select your piece to take home with you!
All proceeds will benefit the Foundation to restore and maintain this historic building.
12-5 pm in the Great Room Gallery,
Group Printmaking show and interactive demonstration. Come draw the amazing architecture of the New Church and learn a printmaking technique!
FREE, just leave one print behind,
Open to the public.
Funded in part by the Mid Cape Cultural Council.
Historical Society of Old Yarmouth
Mark Twain’s America, a concert by pianist Jacqueline Schwab, whose name was featured extensively in Ken Burns documentaries.
In the Audience Room;
This event is FREE.
Sponsored by HSOY and funded in part by the Mid-Cape Cultural Council.
Patrons of this special event will receive preferred seating for the concert and following the concert an opportunity to meet the artist at a cocktail reception at a local residence. $35. Reservations required at 508.362.3021.
For more information : HSOY's Website
Dale Henderson/Elisabeth Remy Johnson
If you missed last year's splendid and wide-ranging concert, make sure to join us in the Audience Room where the Parsa Duo will be presenting works for cello and harp.
Friday, July 22, 2016
Concert at 8:00 pm. Doors open at 7:30pm
Works by J.S.Bach, Pablo Casals, Gluck, Lynch, Arvo Pärt and others.
Tickets at the door, $20.
New England natives Elisabeth Remy Johnson and Dale Henderson, old friends who met as young music students in Boston in the late 80s and early 90s, team up as the Parsa Duo for a richly textured performance of harp and cello music in two intimate concerts at Yarmouth New Church and Boston’s Swedenborg Chapel. The program will feature works by J.S. Bach, Pablo Casals, Gluck, Lynch and Arvo Pärt, among other modern and popular pieces that will surprise and delight.
ELISABETH REMY JOHNSON was appointed principal harpist of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra in 1995. She holds the endowed Carl and Sally Gable Chair, and also held the honorary UPS Community Service Chair for 2006-07. With the Atlanta Symphony, Elisabeth has performed concertos by Debussy, Handel, Mozart and Ginastera. Winner of first-place awards in competitions of the American Harp Society and the American String Teachers Association, she is also a NFAA/ARTS awardee. She graduated fromHarvard University Phi Beta Kappa with a double major in Music and French. Her harp studies were with Ann Hobson Pilot in Boston and Alice Chalifoux at the Salzedo Summer Harp Colony in Camden, Maine. Elisabeth is co-founder of the Urban Youth Harp Ensemble in the Atlanta Public School system, and was artistic director from 2000 to 2010. http://www.elisabethremy.com/
DALE HENDERSON Described by Yo-Yo Ma as "a very gifted musician, a natural cellist," Dale Henderson began studying cello when he was five. He enjoyed regular performances as a chamber musician, soloist, and orchestra cellist, and made his professional solo debut at thirteen with the Buffalo Philharmonic and conductor Eiji Oue. In 1993, at the invitation of Sir Yehudi Menuhin, Dale attended the International Menuhin Music Academy in Gstaad, Switzerland, and from 1996-2000 Dale earned his Bachelors of Music from the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston. Dale now lives in New York City.