Music and the Arts Concerts

Music and the Arts

A series of concerts presented each season as part of the Music Program at Orchard Park Presbyterian Church under the direction of Music Director, Gregory White.  Begun in 2009, these concert offerings have been well-received with enthusiasm by the Western New York community for presenting local, national, and international performing artists.  Artists and performing ensembles come to us across Western New York, the United States and Europe (Germany, Russia, Switzerland, and England).  Each season, Music and the Arts Concerts offer an array of programs representing a variety of artists, ensembles, musical genre that include classical, early music, contemporary, jazz, blues, vocal, instrumental, choral masterworks, and seasonal and ethnic favorites.  Artists have included: Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra; Lyra (Russian Opera Singers); Gail Archer, Concert Organist; Advent Chorale of WNY, Western New York Chamber Orchestra and Soloists (Messiah); Sanctuary Choir and Soloists of OPPC; Vocalis; Buffalo Gay Men’s Chorus; Fredonia College Choir; Fredonia Chamber Choir; SUNY Fredonia African Drumming Ensemble; Harmonic Brass of Munich; Freudig Singers; Buffalo Master Chorale; Peter Griggs, Classical Guitar; Svyati Duo (Cello and Organ); Camerata (Soprano, Cello, Oboe, Keyboard); Kindred (Celtic Music); Doug Yeomans, Guitarist; and others.  Music and the Arts Concerts are possible through generous audience donations which support artist honorariums.  Please consider joining us for these concert programs – be sure to review the schedule of concerts at the link below.  If you would like to receive email announcements of up-coming concerts, please contact the church office at Orchard Park Presbyterian Church, Music and the Arts Concerts, 4369 South Buffalo Street, Orchard Park, NY 14127, Telephone: 716.662.9348 or Email: info@oppchurch.org


Spring 2018 Concert Schedule

 

Buffalo Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra

Dennis Kim, Conductor and Soloist

Bach and Dvorak

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 7:00pm

The BPO performs this very special concert featuring the strings of the Buffalo Philharmonic with Dennis Kim as conductor and soloist.  Join us for this concert featuring Buffalo's world-renown orchestra in a concert performance in the south towns.

Admission: Tickets at door: $15; Students $10 or available by calling 716.885.5000 or www.bpo.org

 

Buffalo Choral Arts Society

Marcia A. Gianbrone, Conductor and Music Director

Choral Reflections

Sunday, March 11, 2018 - 3:00pm

Buffalo Choral Arts Society was voted "Buffalo's Best Vocal Ensemble" five consecutive years by Artvoice magazine readers.

Admission: Tickets at door $15 or at buffalochoralarts.org

 

SUNY Fredonia African Drumming Ensemble

Tiffany Nicely, Professor and Director

Sunday, April 29, 2018 – 3:00pm

Join us for this unique concert program featuring Bloco Afro, Candomble, and Samba Duro styles of drumming; also presenting balafon, djembe and doun doun music.

Admission: $10 at door

 

The Sanctuary Choir

of Orchard Park Presbyterian Church

Gregory White, Conductor and Music Director

Canceled

Sunday, May 6, 2018 – 3:00pm

Join us for this annual program of choral favorites of Orchard Park Presbyterian Church.  A program of choral works heard during the worship services of the church.

Admission: Free and open to the community

 

The Buffalo Gay Men's Chorus

Garrett F. Martin, Artistic Director

Summer State of Mind

Friday, May 18, 2018 - 8:00pm

The Buffalo Gay Men's Chorus presents their season finale performance.

 

Admission: Tickets at door $15 or at buffalogaymenschorus.org

 

 

 

 

Upcoming events...

 

Thank you to our patrons, our audiences, and the Western New York community for their enthusiastic support of Music and the Arts Concerts.  We hope you will join us for the upcoming Spring 2018 concerts featuring the artists of the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, Buffalo Choral Arts Society, SUNY Fredonia African Drumming Ensemble, The Sanctuary Choir of Orchard Park Presbyterian Church, and The Buffalo Gay Men's Chorus - We look forward to wecloming you to Music and the Arts Concerts at Orchard Park Presbyterian Church.