2018-2019 Friends of Music Concert Series

In addition to special instrumental accompaniment at Festival Services on All Saints’,

Christmas, and Easter, our Friends of Musicoffer the following special programs this year:


Sunday, December 16, 2018 – 4:00 pm

A Traditional Service of Advent Lessons and Carols

Offered by St. Monica’s Choir, Handbell Choir, Soloists, Orchestra and Congregational Participation

A free-will offering received.  A Festive Reception follows in the Parish Hall.


Sunday, February 10, 2019 – 4:00 pm

Recital:  Languages of Love

Performed by Frances Golden – St. Monica’s Soprano Section Leader

Accompanied by Dr. Ronald Doiron. A benefit for St. Monica’s Music Ministry

A Festive Valentine’s Day Reception follows in the Parish Hall.


Sunday, March 3, 2019 – 4:00 pm

Festival Evensong for the Last Sunday in Epiphany

with St. Monica’s Choir, Handbell Choir, Soloists, Orchestra and Congregational Participation

A free-will offering received.  A Festive Reception follows in the Parish Hall.


Sunday, April 28 – 4:00 pm

Flute Cocktail in Concert!

Join us for a light-hearted concert of music for six flutes accompanied by Dr. Ronald Doiron

“Flute Cocktail” is a flute Naples flute ensemble that performs music from all different periods and styles.   A special catered reception and dinner honoring our Friends of Music Benefactorsfollows

in the Parish HallAdditional reception and dinner tickets for all parishioners available for purchase after April 1, 2019.


Sunday, May 19 – 7:00 pm

The Stewart Strings Advanced Performance Ensemble

with Dr. Ronald Doiron, Organist

Violin and Viola students from the studio of Joan Stewart (ages 11 to 18)

Performing a Farewell Concert prior to their June 8thEuropean Concert Tour

A free-will offering received.  A Farewell Reception follows in the Parish Hall.