Sacred Music on the Square Concert Series

Series Description

Upcoming Concerts

Tamsin Simmill, Mezzo-Soprano
The Raleigh Bach Soloists and N.C. Baroque Orchestra
David Jernigan, Director
Tickets: $25 - Purchase tickets here.

The Easter Oratorio is the second of J.S. Bach’s three oratorios and, like the Ascension Oratorio, is smaller by far than its older cousin, The C...

The Choirs of Christ Church Raleigh
David Jernigan, Director

In this third annual Festival of Hymns and Anthems, the Choirs of Christ Church Raleigh bask in the glorious, centuries old musical traditions of the great cathedrals of the Anglican Church.

Free and Open to the Public

Past Concerts

The Raleigh Bach Soloists and the NC Baroque Chamber Players conducted by David Jernigan conclude this year’s Bach Festival with the early Easter cantata, Christ lag in Todes Banden, the celebratory cantata Lobe den Herrn, and the motet Lobet den Herrn alla Heiden whose spritely conclusion of...

Bruce Neswick, internationally renowned organist, choral conductor, and composer leads the congregation and choir in a festival of hymns and anthems for Easter and Ascension.

The Raleigh Bach Soloists and N.C. Baroque Orchestra
David Jernigan, Director
Tickets: $25 - Purchase tickets here.

The music of Johann Sebastian Bach represents the culmination of the Baroque Period. His comprehensive knowledge of styles and nationalities of music have allowed his composition...

The Choirs of Christ Church Raleigh
David Jernigan, Director

Gabriel Fauré’s Requiem, Op. 48, is one of the most frequently performed works in all of classical music. Fauré wrote “that I see death…as an aspiration towards happiness above, rather than as a painful experience,” and so his...

The Raleigh Bach Soloists and N.C. Baroque Orchestra
David Jernigan, Director
Tickets: $20 each - Purchase tickets here.

Bach’s Christmas Oratorio is one of the greatest sacred choral works ever written. Similar in size and scale (though far surpassing in symbolism and complexity) to the Me...

The Raleigh Bach Soloists and N.C. Baroque Orchestra
David Jernigan, Director
Tickets: $20 each - Purchase tickets here.

Bach’s Christmas Oratorio is one of the greatest sacred choral works ever written. Similar in size and scale (though far surpassing in symbolism and complexity) to the Mes...

Sherezade Panthaki, Soprano & Daniel Shirley, Tenor
The Raleigh Bach Soloists and N.C. Baroque Orchestra
David Jernigan, Director
Tickets: $25 - Purchase tickets here.

World famous and critically acclaimed oratorio soprano, Sherezade Panthaki, has worked with the world’s foremost interprete...