Concert Series

St. Mary's Episcopal Cathedral

2017-2018 Music at St. Mary's

Concert Series 

Music at St. Mary's offers free concerts to the Memphis community throughout the year.

All are welcome.

Sunday, July 23, 2017 • 4 PM  cosponsored with the Memphis Chapter of the American Guild of Organists

Organists: Dennis Janzer and Ty Legge; Georg Hranov - French Horn; Julia Pilgrim – Piano. Music of Franck, Janzer and others

Encore performance of the Mozart Horn duets, featuring the new French Horn stop on St. Mary's pipe organ. Julia Pilgrim with Dennis Janzer in the premier performance of a piano/organ duet arrangement of Handel's Water Music.

Friday, Sept. 8, 2017 • 7 PM

Martyrs Weekend

The story of Sr. Constance and the 1870s Yellow Fever Epidemics told in

"Letters and Music."

First person accounts of suffering, sorrow, hope, and healing as told in the written word of those the epidemic affected, interspersed with musical reflections provided by the choir.

1 p.m. Sunday, October 8th   Flute and Organ

World Premiere Series: Delara Hashemi – Flute/Piccolo and Dennis Janzer – Composer/Organist

Featuring a new composition by Dennis Janzer for Flute and Organ:
Two Impressions:  I. A Tranquil Moment    II. A Pleasant Occurrence
Hear it at its first performance! Another "fun" piece is an arrangement of
the famous Trumpet Voluntary that has been enhanced with a piccolo part written by Dennis.
Listen to it on YouTube: 

Hear it LIVE at the program.And to round out the concert, selections from Bolling's Suite for Flute and Jazz Piano will be performed. Spend a few more minutes with friends at the 12:30 social hour after the 11am Eucharist and enjoy  the  half-hour program at 1 PM.

Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017 • 7 PM

Phantom Phavorites

Hallowe'en concert with organist Dennis Janzer

Phantom Phavorites

Pheaturing the Phiendish

Amanda Quinn, Joshua Quinn Dale DeWood and

Dennis  Janzer

Hallowe'en program featuring Bach's toccata and Fugue in D minor, ghoulish organ solos and selections from Webber’s Phantom will be sung by Amanda Quinn, Joshua Quinn and Dale DeWood. Costumes welcomed. A concert not to be missed!

Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017 • 4 PM

Rhodes Christmas Concert at St. Mary's

31st Annual Concert

This 31st anniversary concert is certain to be a Christmas high point! Ensembles include the Rhodes Singers, Women's Chorus, and Men's Chorus.

Friday, Dec. 15, 2017 • 7 PM

Memphis Camerata

Conducted by Artistic Director Matthew Bowlin

The Camerata maintains a tradition of excellence in choral singing, is a vital part of the arts, and enriches our community through singing, volunteerism and choral music education. The Men’s and Women’s Ensembles perform individually and together adding diversity and a distinctiveness to this holiday program.

Sunday, Apr. 2, 2017 • 1:00 PM    (half-hour concert)

Dennis Janzer on organ and Georg Hranov on French Horn

A celebration of the addition of a new French Horn stop for the organ!


horn below                                             arial view

 Featuring Mozart Horn duets, Festival Procession by Strauss/Reger, and other selections.

Additional organ-voices recently added, restored or revoiced will also be highlighted.

Wednesday, Apr. 19, 2017 • 6:00 PM

Indian Trail High School & Academy

Concert Choir, Kenosha, WI     John Choi – Director

The group has traveled overseas several times and performed at St. Peter’s Basilica in The Vatican City and at St. Stephen’s Cathedral in Vienna.  The love to sing and share their music.

Sunday, Apr. 30, 2017 • 1:30 PM

Might Souls Brass Band

St. Mary's Outdoor Festival

This afternoon concert will take place outside (or inside, determined by the weather). Anchored by Sean Murphy on the tuba, the Band will lead us in a musical celebration. COME EARLY AND ENJOY FOOD AND FRIENDS.

See you at the concerts!