Sacred Music at Columbia

How to Watch

Our concerts will be streaming on YouTube (click on each event to watch), and we will also have limited in-person seating in St. Paul’s Chapel for Columbia students, faculty, and staff. We hope to welcome back members of the public very soon.

With questions, contact the Sacred Music Coordinator, Julian Bennett Holmes.

Fall 2021 — Concerts at 6pm



  • Thursday, October 7: Daniel Le — Australian piano music

  • Tuesday, October 12: PUBLIQuartet — Reflections on Beauty

  • Thursday, October 14: Steve Long, organ

  • Tuesday, October 19: Zafer Tawil Trio — “Accomplished Palestinian musicians and virtuosos on oud, qanun, violin, and Arab percussion”

  • Thursday, October 21: Nicole Brancato— New music for piano

  • Tuesday, October 26: Paul-Martin Maki, organ

  • Thursday, October 28: Keyin Lou — Contemporary vocal music from China


  • Thursday, November 4: Althea SullyCole Trio — Traditional, contemporary and original music written for the kora

  • Thursday, November 11: Queens College Indonesian Gamelan Ensemble

  • Thursday, November 18: Dr. Richard Kogan — A Psychiatric Exploration of Great Composers

  • Tuesday, November 30: Backyard Running Collective — Contemporary chamber music

  • + Quran recitation TBA


  • Thursday, December 2: Chamber Music from Juilliard

  • Tuesday, December 7: Chamber Music from Juilliard

  • + Holiday Concerts TBA