St. John Passion setting wins ALCM award

A new setting of the St. John Passion received  the 2017 Association of  Lutheran Church Musicians’ Raabe Prize for Excellence in Sacred Composition. The work was composed by Erik Meyer, Director of Music at the Church of St. Martin-in-the Fields, Philadelphia, PA. This readily accessible, functional setting is for four soloists, SATB choir singing the […]

“Praise and Worship in the early 17th Century” was the topic for a three hour workshop led by educator, performer and pedagogue Dr. Christiaan Teeuwsen held Saturday November 25, 2017  at Knox Presbyterian, St. Catharines. The workshop highlighted performance examples of the North German “Stylus Fantasticus” including its application to the typical three hour 17th century […]
Niagara Center Member Ryan Baxter to perform Rheinberger Organ Concerto No 1

Member Ryan Baxter will be performing the Rheinberger Organ Concerto No 1 as part of the Saturday, March 3, 2018 “Symphonic Traditions” concert presented by the Niagara Youth Orchestra, Laura Thomas, Conductor. The program begins at 3:30PM at St. Thomas Church, 103 Ontario Street, St. Catharines, On. Tickets are available ta the door: $15 Adults, […]
Nazard, March 2014

During September, James and Tammy van den Brink opened their home to the Niagara Centre for an evening of fine food and entertainment. An outdoor barbecue ensured relaxation and informality, and was followed inside by a fascinating account presented by Peter Partridge on his adventures both as an organ student and as assistant organist at Westminster Abbey. Originally scheduled for June, it […]