Music in a Great Space: 2018-2019 Season

Music in a Great Space, the concert series at Shadyside Presbyterian Church, presents its 26th concert season. We invite you to join us for these concerts, as well as several other music-filled events in the life of Shadyside Presbyterian Church.

2018-2019 Concert Season at a Glance

Jade Piano Trio

Friday, October 5, 2018
7:30 p.m.

 

 

Homeward Bound

The Pittsburgh Camerata
Sunday, October 21, 2018
3:00 p.m.
Tickets: www.pittsburghcamerata.org or at the door

 

Among Angels

The Pittsburgh Camerata
Sunday, December 16, 2018
3:00 p.m.
Tickets: www.pittsburghcamerata.org or at the door

 

Music of the Spheres

The Pittsburgh Camerata
Sunday, February 3, 2019
3:00 p.m.
Tickets: www.pittsburghcamerata.org or at the door

 

Mass in B minor, by Johann Sebastian Bach

Amici Musicae Chor und Orchester Leipzig
Saturday, February 16, 2019
3:00 p.m.

 

 

Chanticleer

“Then and There, Here and Now” 40th Anniversary Program
Sunday, March 31, 2019
3:00 p.m.
(Ticketed Concert)

 

Messiah, by George Frideric Handel

The Pittsburgh Camerata and Chatham Baroque
Saturday, April 13, 2019
3:00 p.m.
Tickets: www.pittsburghcamerata.org or at the door

 

John Walker, Organ

Co-sponsored with the Organ Artists Series of Pittsburgh and the American Guild of Organists
Friday, April 26, 2019
7:30 p.m.

 

 

Britain and Beyond: Folksongs of the British Isles

The Pittsburgh Camerata
Wednesday, June 5, 2019
7:00 p.m.
Tickets: www.pittsburghcamerata.org or at the door

 

There will be no charge for admission to many of the programs offered during the 2018-2019 concert season. Donations will be accepted and appreciated. Concerts presented in partnership with the Pittsburgh Camerata will require tickets; ticket costs will vary according to the Camerata’s pricing schedule. The Chanticleer concert on March 31, 2019, is a ticketed event. Please use the links above to view specific ticket information.

Please note: Our previous presentations of Handel’s Messiah and Chanticleer drew capacity crowds. Securing your tickets in advance is strongly encouraged.

Free on-street parking is available in the neighborhood surrounding the church.

More Musical Offerings

Also, we welcome the community to the following events sponsored by the Music Ministry of Shadyside Presbyterian Church, all of which are free and non-ticketed:

A Service of Remembrance for All Saints

Messe Solennelle in C-sharp minor, by Louis Vierne
The Shadyside Chancel Choir
Sunday, November 4, 2018, at 3:00 p.m.

A Service of Lessons and Carols

The Shadyside Chancel Choir
Sunday, December 9, 2018, at 3:00 p.m.

Advent Vespers: Candlelight Communion

Shadyside Strings, Chatham Baroque, and the Pittsburgh Girls Choir
Wednesdays at 7:00 p.m. on December 5, 12, and 19, 2018

Christmas Eve Candlelight Service

The Shadyside Chancel Choir with Orchestra
Monday, December 24, 2018, at 8:00 p.m. with Extended Choral & Orchestral Prelude at 7:40 p.m.

Lenten Vespers: Candlelight Communion

Shadyside Strings, Chatham Baroque, and the Pittsburgh Girls Choir
Wednesdays at 7:00 p.m. on March 6, 13, 20, and 27; and April 3 and 10, 2019

Good Friday Service of Music and Readings

The Shadyside Chancel Choir
Friday, April 19, 2019, at 7:00 p.m.

Easter Services of Worship

The Shadyside Chancel Choir with Brass and Percussion
Sunday, April 21, 2019, at 9:00 and 11:00 a.m.

Looking for even more information about Shadyside Presbyterian Church’s Music Ministry?
Please send an email message to info@shadysidepres.org and request to be added to the music interest mailing list. You will receive periodic messages from our Music Ministry about noteworthy events.

The Music in a Great Space concert series is a memorial to Lydia Schulze Saul, made possible by a generous act of her son, William E. Saul, upon his death in 1995 — a wonderful and lasting legacy.