Music in a Great Space: 2019-2020 Season

Music in a Great Space, the concert series at Shadyside Presbyterian Church, presents its 27th 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.

2019-2020 Concert Season at a Glance

A Whitman Sampler

The Pittsburgh Camerata
Sunday, September 29, 2019, at 3:00 p.m.
Tickets: www.pittsburghcamerata.org or at the door
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Aaron Tan, Organ

Co-sponsored with the Organ Artists Series of Pittsburgh
Sunday, November 24, 2019, at 3:00 p.m.
Tickets: www.organseries.com or www.pitago.org or at the door
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Christmas with the Camerata

The Pittsburgh Camerata
Sunday, December 15, 2019, at 3:00 p.m.
Tickets: www.pittsburghcamerata.org or at the door
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Regina Coeli, KV 276, by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

The Pittsburgh Youth Symphony Orchestra and the Junior Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh
Sunday, January 19, 2020, at 3:00 p.m.
(No tickets necessary for admission; donations appreciated)
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What She Said: Music of Women Poets & Composers

The Pittsburgh Camerata and Guests
Sunday, February 9, 2020, at 3:00 p.m.
Tickets: www.pittsburghcamerata.org or at the door
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Una Voce, Seton Hill University Chamber Choir

Dr. Mark A. Boyle, Conductor
Sunday, March 15, 2020, at 3:00 p.m.
(No tickets necessary for admission; donations appreciated)
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The Choirs of Duquesne University

Dr. Caron Daley, Conductor
Sunday, March 22, 2020, at 3:00 p.m.
(No tickets necessary for admission; donations appreciated)
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The Tallis Scholars

Peter Phillips, Director
Sunday, April 26, 2020, at 3:00 p.m.
Tickets available from the Shadyside Presbyterian Church office
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Invitation to Summer

The Pittsburgh Camerata
Wednesday, June 3, 2020, at 7:00 p.m.
Tickets: www.pittsburghcamerata.org or at the door
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Concerts presented in partnership with the Pittsburgh Camerata and the Organ Artist Series of Pittsburgh will require tickets; ticket costs will vary according to the partnering organization’s pricing schedule. The Tallis Scholars’ concert on April 26, 2020, is also a ticketed event. Please use the links above to view specific ticket information.

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

Requiem, by Maurice Duruflé
The Shadyside Chancel Choir
Sunday, November 3, 2019, at 3:00 p.m.
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A Service of Lessons and Carols

The Shadyside Chancel Choir
Sunday, December 8, 2019, at 3:00 p.m.
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Advent Vespers: Candlelight Communion

Shadyside Strings, Chatham Baroque, and the Pittsburgh Girls Choir
Wednesdays at 7:00 p.m. on December 4, 11, and 18, 2019

Christmas Eve Candlelight Service

The Shadyside Chancel Choir with Harpist Nuiko Wadden
Tuesday, December 24, 2019, at 8:00 p.m. with Extended Choral & Harp Prelude at 7:40 p.m.
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Lenten Vespers: Candlelight Communion

Shadyside Strings, Chatham Baroque, and the Pittsburgh Girls Choir
Wednesdays at 7:00 p.m. on February 26; March 4, 11, 18, and 25; and April 1, 2020

Maundy Thursday Communion Service

The Pittsburgh Girls Choir | Kathryn Barnard, Director
Thursday, April 9, 2020, at 7:00 p.m.
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Good Friday Service of Music and Readings

The Shadyside Chancel Choir
Friday, April 10, 2019, at 7:00 p.m.
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Easter Services of Worship

The Shadyside Chancel Choir with Organ, Brass, and Timpani
Sunday, April 12, 2020, at 9:00 and 11:00 a.m.
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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.