Sacred Music at Columbia

Concerts are at St. Paul’s Chapel, Columbia University (117th & Amsterdam), and streaming on YouTube. No tickets or reservations are required, and the concerts are free and open to all.

With questions, contact Julian Bennett Holmes.

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Tuesday, January 30th at 7pm: Inner & outer worlds, with Domenic Salerni, Carrie Frey, Raffi Boden


Thursday, February 1st at 6pm: Yifei Xu: The Other End… — New Music from Around the World for Piano & Electronics

Tuesday, February 6th at 7pm: Jude Ziliak, violin, & Nicola Canzano, harpsichord: Phantasticus to rococo

Thursday, February 8th at 6pm: Raga-influenced chamber concerto, by pianist Richard X Bennett

Thursday, February 15th at 6pm: Organist Marco A. Jimenez plays Messiaen’s Les Corps glorieux

Tuesday, February 20th at 7pm: Chris Morrongiello, Renaissance lute

Thursday, February 22nd at 6pm: Nicole Brancato & Greg Hammontree: Impressions — explorations of improvisation & classical music

Tuesday, February 27th at 7pm: Benne Synge, Scorzia, and Colm Keady-Tabbal: AMN’T — music for organ, voices, and electronics

Thursday, February 29th at 6pm: In Nomine ensemble: Baroque music from across Europe


Tuesday, March 5th at 7pm: TeReKeTe: Tabla recital by Mir Naqibul Islam, with Shreyas Ravi, harmonium, & Elliot Cole, keyboard

Thursday, March 7th at 6pm: Visveshwar Nagarajan, flute, and Kedar Naphade, harmonium

Saturday, March 23rd at 7pm: Ekmeles vocal ensemble: Lamentations

Thursday, March 28th at 6pm: Organist Gail Archer: B.A.C.H.


Thursday, April 4th at 6pm: Stacey Fraser & Alastair Edmonstone: Sigmund Dreams of the Earth — A meditation for the elements

Thursday, April 11th at 6pm: Roan Ma, violin: Music of Clara Schumann, Ruth Crawford Seeger, and Kaija Saariaho

Tuesday, April 16th at 7pm (downstairs in the choir room): Terton celebrates the release of its new Tzadik CD, Outer, Inner, Secret

Tuesday, April 23rd at 7pm: The Elbereth Duo (Dongmyung Ahn, violin, & Yi-heng Yang, harpsichord) — Music by Bach & Couperin

Thursday, April 25th at 6pm: Vinay Desai, santoor

Tuesday, April 30th at 7pm: Orange Road String Quartet: Sonic Architectures


Thursday, May 2nd at 6pm: Liudmila Matsyura: Spanish Organ Music

Tuesday, May 14th at 7pm: New Music for Chamber Quartet

Thursday, May 16th at 6pm: New Works for MIDI Organ by Laura Cetilla, Seth Cluett, Julian Bennett Holmes


and, organ meditations by Julian Bennett Holmes & guests, every Tuesday at 1pm