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Choral Evensong with the Old Stone Choir and Organ 5:00 pm
Choral Evensong with the Old Stone Choir and Organ @ The Old Stone Church
Mar 1 @ 5:00 pm
Thursday, March 1, 5:00 – Choral Evensong with the Old Stone Choir and Organ. 5:00PM Wine and Cheese; 5:30PM Catered Dinner ($10 Suggested Donation); 6:30PM Evensong Service. For further information contact Don VerKuilen, Director of Music and Musical Arts, The Old Stone Church, 91 Public Square, Cleveland, Ohio 44113. 216-241-6145
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Contrapunctus Early Music; David Acres, Director 7:30 pm
Contrapunctus Early Music; David Acres, Director @ Cathedral of St John
Mar 2 @ 7:30 pm
Thursday, March 1, 5:00 – Choral Evensong with the Old Stone Choir and Organ. 5:00PM Wine and Cheese; 5:30PM Catered Dinner ($10 Suggested Donation); 6:30PM Evensong Service. For further information contact Don VerKuilen, Director of Music and Musical Arts, The Old Stone Church, 91 Public Square, Cleveland, Ohio 44113. 216-241-6145
Contrapunctus Early Music; David Acres, Director 7:30 pm
Contrapunctus Early Music; David Acres, Director @ Cathedral of St John
Mar 2 @ 7:30 pm
Friday, March 2, 7:30 pm – Contrapunctus Early Music; David Acres, Director. A professional vocal ensemble of sopranos, altos, and countertenors performing works by Hildegard von Bingen, Brahms, Faure, Ola Gjeilo, Holst, Josquin  Mozart, Palestrina, Alan Smith, Tartini and the World Premier of a new work by Graham Keitch. Music in Praise of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Cathedral of St John; E 9th at Superior, downtown Cleveland. Freewill offering.
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Compline Service 7:00 pm
Compline Service @ Forest Hill Church
Mar 4 @ 7:00 pm
Sunday March 4, 7:00 pm – Compline Service (an ancient monastic sung service, bathed in candlelight) The Forest Hill Chancel Choir (Anne Wilson, director) and cantors Pastor John Lentz and his son, Jack Lentz. Forest Hill Church, 3031 Monticello at Lee in Cleveland Hts. Information: acwping@gmail.com
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Trinity Brownbag Concerts: A Celebration of Guitars 12:00 pm
Trinity Brownbag Concerts: A Celebration of Guitars @ Trinity Cathedral
Mar 7 @ 12:00 pm
Wednesday, March 7, 12:00 pm – Trinity Brownbag Concerts: A Celebration of Guitars, Guys with Guitars Trio. Program to be announced. Lunches welcome, $7 lunch available. Trinity Cathedral, 2230 Euclid Ave., Cleveland. Freewill offering.
Florence Mustric, organ 12:15 pm
Florence Mustric, organ @ Trinity Lutheran Church
Mar 7 @ 12:15 pm
Wednesday, March 7, 12:15 pm – Florence Mustric, organ. “Simply marvelous,” music by J.S. Bach, Franck, Dupré & Robert Elmore. Beckerath organ. Trinity Lutheran Church, W. 30th & Lorain, Cleveland. Freewill offering.
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Jubilation! Elizabeth Stuart Church Choir Festival 8:00 pm
Jubilation! Elizabeth Stuart Church Choir Festival @ Cathedral of St John
Mar 10 @ 8:00 pm
Thursday, May 10, 8:00 pm – Jubilation! Elizabeth Stuart Church Choir Festival. The eleventh annual WCLV Church Choir Festival is open to all Choirs from any house of worship in Northeast Ohio. Three non-competing Choirs selected to perform a 20-minute program will each receive a $1000 honorarium for their participation in the Festival. Apply at <http://wclv.ideastream.org/wclv/jubilation-form.> More info at: <http://wclv.ideastream.org/wclv/2018-jubilation-festival-now-accepting-entries> Cathedral of St John; E 9th at Superior, downtown Cleveland. Freewill offering.
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CIM Organ Studio Recital, Isaiah Ward and Garrett Law 2:00 pm
CIM Organ Studio Recital, Isaiah Ward and Garrett Law @ Cleveland Museum of Art- Gartner Auditorium
Mar 11 @ 2:00 pm
Sunday, March 11, 2:00 pm – CIM Organ Studio Recital, Isaiah Ward and Garrett Law, performing. “Outstanding conservatory musicians from the Cleveland Institute of Music in the studio of acclaimed organist Todd Wilson present an afternoon recital of works for solo organ on the museum’s McMyler Memorial Organ.” -Sponsored by Cleveland Museum of Art, Performing Arts Series 2017-18. Cleveland Museum of Art- Gartner Auditorium, 11150 East Boulevard, Cleveland, Oh 44106. Free, no tickets required. Contact Todd Wilson: twilson@trinitycleveland.org for any questions.
Choral Arts Cleveland, Martin Kessler, conducting 7:30 pm
Choral Arts Cleveland, Martin Kessler, conducting @ Disciples Christian Church
Mar 11 @ 7:30 pm
Sunday, March 11, 7:30 pm – Choral Arts Cleveland, Martin Kessler, conducting. Program includes Orff’s Carmina Burana (selections), Brahms’ Liebeslieder Waltzes, Scottish folk songs arranged by Mack Wilberg & Ron Nelson’s Ring Out, Wild Bells. Disciples Christian Church, 3663 Mayfield Rd., Cleveland Hts. Freewill offering.
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Trinity Brownbag Concerts: A Celebration of Guitars 12:00 pm
Trinity Brownbag Concerts: A Celebration of Guitars @ Trinity Cathedral
Mar 14 @ 12:00 pm
Wednesday, March 14, 12:00 pm – Trinity Brownbag Concerts: A Celebration of Guitars — Gruca White Ensemble, Robert Gruca, guitar & Linda White, flute. Program to be announced. Lunches welcome, $7 lunch available. Trinity Cathedral, 2230 Euclid Ave., Cleveland. Freewill offering.
Noel Warford, organ (Oberlin Conservatory) 12:15 pm
Noel Warford, organ (Oberlin Conservatory) @ Trinity Lutheran Church
Mar 14 @ 12:15 pm
Wednesday, March 14, 12:15 pm – Noel Warford, organ (Oberlin Conservatory). J.S. Bach’s Canonic Variations, Mendelssohn’s Sonata No. 1 & music by Anton Heiler. Beckerath organ. Trinity Lutheran Church, W. 30th & Lorain, Cleveland. Freewill offering.
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Arts Renaissance Tremont celebrates BACH’s 333rd birthday 3:00 pm
Arts Renaissance Tremont celebrates BACH’s 333rd birthday @ Pilgrim Congregational UCC
Mar 18 @ 3:00 pm
3:00pm, Sunday, March 18, Arts Renaissance Tremont celebrates BACH’s 333rd birthday with a recital by Mark Kosower, Cleveland Orchestra Principal Cello. His program includes Cello Suites No. 1 (G Major) and No. 4 (E-flat Major), as well as solo violin works transcribed for cello by Kosower  –  C Major Violin Sonata No. 3 and the D minor Violin Partita No. 2. Arts Renaissance Tremont (ARTconcerts.org) is in its 27th Season of giving voice to great music. Concerts are presented at Pilgrim Congregational UCC (2592 West 14th St., Cleveland  —  intersection of West 14th & Starkweather).  ~ Admission by freewill donation / reception follows.
Cleveland Chamber Choir 3:00 pm
Cleveland Chamber Choir @ Cleveland Museum of Art
Mar 18 @ 3:00 pm
Sunday, March 18, 3:00 pm – Cleveland Chamber Choir: March Madrigal Madness, Scott MacPherson, conducting. Works by Josquin, Janequin, Morley, Weelkes, di Lasso, Monteverdi, Hassler, Garnier & Gastoldi. Cleveland Museum of Art, 11150 East Boulevard.
Western Reserve Chorale 3:30 pm
Western Reserve Chorale @ Church of the Gesu
Mar 18 @ 3:30 pm
Sunday, March 18, 3:30 pm – Western Reserve Chorale, David Gilson, artistic director. John Rutter’s Mass of the Children & Schubert’s Mass in G. Church of the Gesu, 2470 Mirimar Boulevard, University Hts. Freewill offering.
BW Men’s & Women’s Choruses 4:00 pm
BW Men’s & Women’s Choruses @ St. Ignatius of Antioch Church
Mar 18 @ 4:00 pm
Sunday, March 18, 4:00 pm – BW Men’s & Women’s Choruses with Mr. Sun’s Echo, Frank Bianchi & Jordan Saul, conducting. Spirituals, folk song arrangements, classical choruses & pop music. St. Ignatius of Antioch Church, 10205 Lorain Ave., Cleveland. Freewill offering.
J Bennett, Organist 4:00 pm
J Bennett, Organist @ Christ Episcopal Church
Mar 18 @ 4:00 pm
Sunday, March 18, 4:00 pm – J Bennett, Organist. Works by Sweelinck, Buxtehude, Bach, Mendelssohn, and Liszt. 3-manual, 54 Rieger Orgelbau at Christ Episcopal Church, 3445 Warrensville Center Rd.  Shaker Heights, OH 44122. Free admission.
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Concert by Candlelight, Bach’s 333rd Birthday Celebration 7:30 pm
Concert by Candlelight, Bach’s 333rd Birthday Celebration @ Trinity Cathedral
Mar 20 @ 7:30 pm
Tuesday, March 20, 2018, 7:30pm – Concert by Candlelight, Bach’s 333rd Birthday Celebration. Jinjoo Cho, violin and Todd Wilson, organ. $25 per person; includes post-concert reception and art exhibit. A Fundraiser for Music and Art at Trinity. Trinity Cathedral, 2230 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44115. www.MusicandArtatTrinity.org
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Trinity Brownbag Concerts: A Celebration of Guitars 12:00 pm
Trinity Brownbag Concerts: A Celebration of Guitars @ Trinity Cathedral
Mar 21 @ 12:00 pm
Wednesday, March 21, 12:00 pm – Trinity Brownbag Concerts: A Celebration of Guitars — Colin Davin with Trinity Chamber Orchestra, Todd Wilson, conducting. Program to be announced. Lunches welcome, $7 lunch available. Trinity Cathedral, 2230 Euclid Ave., Cleveland. Freewill offering.
Robert Myers, organ 12:15 pm
Robert Myers, organ @ Trinity Lutheran Church
Mar 21 @ 12:15 pm
Wednesday, March 21, 12:15 pm – Robert Myers, organ. “Music for Holy Week,” music by J.S. Bach, Bender, Held, Pepping & others. Beckerath organ. Trinity Lutheran Church, W. 30th & Lorain, Cleveland. Freewill offering.
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David Higgs recital 7:30 pm
David Higgs recital @ Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, Cleveland
Mar 23 @ 7:30 pm
Friday, March 23, 7:30 pm – David Higgs organ. Program TBA. Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, Cleveland, 1007 Superior Ave, Cleveland, OH 44114. Co-sponsored by Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist and Cleveland Chapter of the American Guild of Organists.
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A Portal to Holy Week 4:00 pm
A Portal to Holy Week @ St. Paul’s Episcopal Church
Mar 25 @ 4:00 pm
4:00 pm – A Portal to Holy Week: Emily Stauch, soprano, Elizabeth Frey, mezzo-soprano & Karel Paukert, organ. J.S. Bach’s Passion Arias, Organ Preludes & Fugues in b minor and e minor & Chorale Preludes. St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 2747 Fairmount Blvd., Cleveland Hts. Freewill offering.
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Robert Myers, organ 12:15 pm
Robert Myers, organ @ Trinity Lutheran Church
Mar 28 @ 12:15 pm
Wednesday, March 28, 12:15 pm – Robert Myers, organ. “Music for Holy Week,” music by J.S. Bach, Bender, Held, Pepping & others. Beckerath organ. Trinity Lutheran Church, W. 30th & Lorain, Cleveland. Freewill offering.
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Paul Carr’s Seven Last Words from the Cross 2:50 pm
Paul Carr’s Seven Last Words from the Cross @ The Old Stone Church
Mar 30 @ 2:50 pm
Friday, March 30, 7:00 pm – Paul Carr’s Seven Last Words from the Cross This work is scored for Choir, Organ, Harp, and String Orchestra. It is the second time this work has been performed in the US and the seventh time in the piece’s history. Free admission with suggested donation of $20. For further information contact Don VerKuilen, Director of Music and Musical Arts, The Old Stone Church, 91 Public Square, Cleveland, Ohio 44113. 216-241-6145
Good Friday Concert, Passio by Arvo Pärt 7:30 pm
Good Friday Concert, Passio by Arvo Pärt @ Trinity Cathedral
Mar 30 @ 7:30 pm
Friday, March 30, 7:30pm – Good Friday Concert, Passio by Arvo Pärt. The Trinity Cathedral Choir and Trinity Chamber Orchestra, Todd Wilson, conductor. Free-will offering. Trinity Cathedral, 2230 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44115. www.MusicandArtatTrinity.org
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