Violinist Carolyn Canfield and Pianist Judith Widrig on BMC Night Beat

First Congregational Church of Bellingham 2401 Cornwall Ave., Bellingham, WA, United States

Bellingham Music Club’s season continues as pianist Judith Widrig and violinist Carolyn Canfield share “Musical Stories” along with ravishing playing in an original program designed for BMC. They will perform the crown jewel of the string sonata repertoire, César Franck's Sonata in A major, as well as Lera Auerbach's modern contribution, Sonata no. 2, 'September… Continue Reading Violinist Carolyn Canfield and Pianist Judith Widrig on BMC Night Beat

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BMC Matinee Program with Violinist Carolyn Canfield and Pianist Judith Widrig

First Congregational Church of Bellingham 2401 Cornwall Ave., Bellingham, WA, United States

In Bellingham Music Club’s first program of 2024, pianist Judith Widrig and violinist Carolyn Canfield share “Musical Stories” as well as ravishing playing. They will perform the crown jewel of the string sonata repertoire, César Franck's Sonata in A major, as well as Lera Auerbach's modern contribution, Sonata no. 2, 'September 11'. They will round… Continue Reading BMC Matinee Program with Violinist Carolyn Canfield and Pianist Judith Widrig

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Concerts à la Carte Season Concludes with Grand Finale!

First Congregational Church of Bellingham 2401 Cornwall Ave., Bellingham, WA, United States

Organist Dr. Kirsten Santos Rutschman takes us on a whirlwind tour of Northern Europe in conclusion of our Concerts à la Carte season! A Bellingham native, Dr. Kirsten Santos Rutschman currently plays the four-manual, 5,206-pipe Austin Organ at Wayne Presbyterian Church, PA, where she is the full-time Interim Director of Music. Kirsten holds degrees from… Continue Reading Concerts à la Carte Season Concludes with Grand Finale!

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“Grand Finale” Concludes Concert Season!

First Congregational Church of Bellingham 2401 Cornwall Ave., Bellingham, WA, United States

Organist Dr. Kirsten Santos Rutschman takes us on a whirlwind tour of Northern Europe in conclusion of our Concerts à la Carte season! Kirsten’s Northern European musical travelogue will make several stops to visit composers in Vienna (Brahms), Germany (Bach), England and Wales (Vaughan Williams), Norway (Grieg) and Sweden (music for the King at the… Continue Reading “Grand Finale” Concludes Concert Season!

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Wear Orange for Gun Responsibility

First Congregational Church of Bellingham 2401 Cornwall Ave., Bellingham, WA, United States

The Committee for Gun Responsibility at First Congregational Church of Bellingham, 2401 Cornwall Ave., will host a “Wear Orange” rally in the church parking lot to remember gun violence victims and celebrate state legislative successes on Sunday, June 4, at 11:30 a.m. Washington State Senator Sharon Shewmake and Donnell Tanksley will be among the guest… Continue Reading Wear Orange for Gun Responsibility

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BMC Night Beat: Cellist Colin Carr and Pianist Thomas Sauer

First Congregational Church of Bellingham 2401 Cornwall Ave., Bellingham, WA, United States

BMC is thrilled to add a pair of exceptional artists to its season calendar – cellist Colin Carr and pianist Thomas Sauer – in a program of sonatas by Bach, Schubert, Debussy, and Britten. Colin Carr appears throughout the world as a soloist, chamber musician, and recording artist. He has played with major orchestras worldwide… Continue Reading BMC Night Beat: Cellist Colin Carr and Pianist Thomas Sauer

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Celebrated Violin and Piano Duo Returns To Bellingham!

First Congregational Church of Bellingham 2401 Cornwall Ave., Bellingham, WA, United States

World-famous duo of cellist Colin Carr and pianist Thomas Sauer perform sonatas by Schubert and Britten. Colin Carr appears throughout the world as a soloist, chamber musician, and recording artist. He has played with major orchestras worldwide in addition to teaching at the Royal Academy of Music (London) and Stony Brook University in New York.… Continue Reading Celebrated Violin and Piano Duo Returns To Bellingham!

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“Old World, New World” with guitarist Eli Schille-Hudson on BMC Night Beat

First Congregational Church of Bellingham 2401 Cornwall Ave., Bellingham, WA, United States

Eli Schille-Hudson’s program brings out the extreme stylistic versatility of the classical guitar, encompassing everything from the high baroque to stylized flamenco and new music: no two selections are exactly alike! Schille-Hudson juxtaposes war horses of the European classical canon (Bach Cello Suite #1, and Manuel de Falla’s Suite Popular Española with Grant Donnellan, violin)… Continue Reading “Old World, New World” with guitarist Eli Schille-Hudson on BMC Night Beat

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