Installation of The Bicentennial Organ, Phase III/1, Day One

Tuesday 16 October the third shipment of organ parts came from Virginia! The Console, South Case Carvings and Facade Pipes and the blowers that create the wind pressure all arrived safely and were carried into the church from Broadway…… By the end of the...

Thank you Nell and Vicky

Have you seen the festive Thanksgiving “Pie” Bulletin Board in the Parish House! It’s so fantastic! This is the work of Nell and Vicky Hurley! Thank you so much. If there are those of you out there who might enjoy such a project, they occur year...

Tenth Annual Thanksgiving Pie Sale!

Dear Choir Parents, After last year’s successful sale we have decided to go forward this year with PIES & CHOCOLATES & COOKIES! Please see the attached info sheet and order forms — We are ready to go, and we need ALL of you to help us sell pies...

The Tenth Annual Thanksgiving Pie Sale

The Choirs of Grace Church in New York Tenth Annual Thanksgiving Pie Fundraiser The Annual Thanksgiving Pie Sale at Grace Church has begun! Please support the Choir Special Projects Fund by buying Thanksgiving Treats. All pies will come from the famous Eli’s in...

Britten’s Rejoice in the Lamb

Choral Evensong will be offered by the Choir of Men and Boys on Sunday 14 October at 4:00 p.m. featuring Britten’s moving REJOICE IN THE LAMB. The Evening Canticles will be those set by Harold Friedell in F Major The Prayers are set by William Byrd. Bring your...

Installation of The Bicentennial Organ, Phase II/4, Day Six

Today Saturday 6 October, the Church has been cleaned and prepared to celebrate the weekends liturgies and two weddings. The structure of the south case is assembled, wind chests are in place and the flesh of the organ is beginning to be attached. Click here to see...

Installation of The Bicentennial Organ, Phase II/2, Day Three

Here are some photos of the work accomplished since arrival on Monday. There are two short videos that show the south case impost being put into position. October 3, The impost of the South Case is lifted into place by Taylor and Boody Organ Builders. Part One of Two....

Purchasing Tickets for Mahler 8th at Carnegie Hall

October 3rd I am mailing all Senior Chorister Families a ticket order form for the concert. Do not purchase tickets from Carnegie Hall. The sponsoring Choral Society has reserved all the best seats and knows where we will be located during the concert. They will fill...

Information on Mahler’s 8th Symphony

Hello, These two links will give an Wikapedia article on the Symphony and a translation of the texts which include the portions the boys and girls will be singing. Enjoy! http://www.choralarts.org/data/files/community/10%20mahler%208%20text%20&%20translation.pdf...