Join us for our 18th season of recitals at Deerfield Presbyterian Church
Most of the artists are performing
at Deerfield for the first time. We invite you to note the dates and plan to
join us for each of these special occasions. There is no admission charge; a
freewill offering will be received, with proceeds benefiting the performers.
Each recital is followed by a “Meet-the- Artists” reception. For directions
visit our Contact page or call
(856) 455 1222.
Sunday, February 23rd, 4:00 pm ~ A Flute and Organ Recital ~ South Jersey native, Erik Meyer, and his wife Anna Meyer, are a wonderful duo on organ and flute. Anna currently is an Artist in Residence at Temple University and the acting Second Flutist of the Reading Symphony Orchestra. Erik is the new Minister of Music at St. John’s Episcopal Church in Salem, and also teaches music courses at Temple University. Their program includes music composed by Erik Meyer, award winning Philadelphia composer Kile Smith, Clara Schumann and William Grant Still, among others.
Sunday, May 17th, 4:00 pm ~ A Piano Spectacular ~ Another first-time artist,
David Bryant has performed in solo recitals and with orchestras all over the
world. Formerly on the music faculty at Eastern University, he is now the
Director of Music Studies at Arcadia University. He will bring a thrilling
program to end our series.
Sunday, October 6th, 4:00 pm ~ Curtis Students in Fall Recital ~ We are delighted to welcome two students from the prestigious Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia. Avery Gagliano, piano, from Washington, D.C. is making her first appearance at Deerfield. She was a semi-finalist at the recent Junior Cliburn Competition. Since her last appearance, Sydney Lee, cello, has studied and performed all over the world. She will be accompanied by Evelyn R. Larter, piano.
Sunday, December 1st, 7:00 pm ~ Annual Christmas Recital ~ A festive evening with two exciting new artists from The Academy of Vocal Arts in Philadelphia. Aubry Ballaro, soprano, is from Bryan, Ohio and Timothy Renner, baritone, is from Woodbridge, Virginia. Both have performed many roles on the opera stage, and have won many awards. They are joining us for the first time, and will be accompanied at the piano by Evelyn R. Larter. Come and enjoy this popular program of favorite carols and songs of the Christmas season!