Class on Singing and Reading Music

November 13, 2017

Here’s a fun and challenging way for those with little or no formal training in music to learn the basics of singing and reading music. Come on one or both evenings and find out just how enjoyable it is to sing with others!


Chiarina Chamber Music Concert” Genius Under Constraints

October 15, 2017

The Chiarina Chamber Players season continues with a performance entitled “Genius Under Constraints.” Music will include Mozart’s Piano Quartet in G minor and Shostakovich’s Piano Quintet in G minor.


Chiarina Chamber Players Concert: Scenes and Fantasies

September 16, 2017

The  Chiarina Chamber Players will kick off its season of concerts at St. Mark’s with a solo piano recital this Saturday afternoon at 4, with a program entitled, “Scenes and Fantasies.” Works by Beethoven, Debussy, Schumann, and Albeniz.


Hymns and Hoopla!

September 13, 2017

Love to sing along? Join together with other parishioners and friends of St. Mark’s for an informal evening of singing and socialization. Enjoy a spread of snacks and beverages (you help to provide) followed by a sing along led by Jeff Kempskie, Director of Music.


Sewanee University Choir | National Cathedral

March 24, 2017

In a second performance this week, The Sewanee University Choir will be featured during Choral Evensong at the National Cathedral. They will perform a selection of a cappella pieces and repertoire accompanied by organ.


Sewanee University Choir | Christ Church Alexandria, VA

March 22, 2017

The Sewanee University Choir will first perform at Christ Church, Alexandria. They will perform a selection of a cappella pieces and repertoire accompanied by organ.


Cantate Chamber Singers Concert

April 8, 2017

Chamber Singers concert pairing James MacMillan‘s intense, ethereal “Seven Last Words from the Cross” with “Seven First Hearings” – varied settings of the Pange Lingua chant by seven composers including St. Mark’s own Jeff Kempskie.


Chiarina Chamber Players Concert

April 2, 2017

Experience the final Chiarina concert of their season, here on Capitol Hill. Dvořák‘s Piano Quintet coupled with Rebecca Clarke’s Sonata for Viola and Piano. Find out how to purchase tickets, and be sure to use the special promo code when pre-purchasing online.


Chiarina Chamber Players Concert

February 18, 2017

Chiarina Chamber Players return to St. Mark’s to celebrate “Voyages in Song” with pieces by the 19th century’s power couple of classical music, Robert and Clara Schumann. Artistic directors Efi Hackmey (piano) and Carrie Bean Stute (cello), will be joined by spectacular soprano Laura Strickling.


Twelfth Night Concert

January 7, 2017

Armonia Nova, an ensemble of period instruments and voices specializing in music of the 12th-17th centuries, will offer a concert in celebration of Epiphany and the Winter Solstice.