St. Pius X Music Ministry
Singing in the Summer
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April 9, 2014 - Spring at St. Louis
March 21, 2014 - Organ Tour Italia 2014 - Registration and Scholarship Information
In honor of Bach's birthday, please remember that registration continues for Organ Tour Italia 2014 to be held June 7-13, 2014 in northern Italy. Scholarships are available for students and the extended registration deadline is April 15, 2014. Itinerary and registration information are available here. Student scholarship application information is available here here.
March 20, 2014 - Eastern Opera production of Bizet's Carmen opens this weekend
Read the Alternative Press article here. Tickets are available here
February 9, 2014 - St. Louis Church Concert Series announces Concerto Competition Winner
On Sunday, February 9 the St. Louis Church Concert Series hosted the 2013-2014 Concerto Competition for high school students. We are pleased to announce that the winner is violinist Shannon Lock. She will perform her concerto with orchestra at the upcoming Spring at St. Louis concert on Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 4:00pm.
We thank local musicians Mark Bergman, Ted Dix, and Marissa LaBant for serving as judges for the competition.
February 4, 2014 - A Choral College at St. Louis
January 28, 2014 - Organ Tour Italia 2014 - Registration and Scholarship Information
Registration continues for Organ Tour Italia 2014 to be held June 7-13, 2014 in northern Italy. Organ Tour Italia 2014 is for organists, pianists, and all those interested in the pipe organ. The program provides a unique mix of music, history, and sight-seeing. This year the tour concentrates on instruments in the Como region of Italy - in the northern lake region near Milan. Highlights include Serassi instruments from the 18th and 19th Century, Organo Antegnati from the 17th Century, and a visit to Sotto il Monte, home town of Pope John XXIII just a few weeks after his canonization to sainthood.
Itinerary and registration information are available here. Student scholarship application information is available here here.
January 23, 2014 - Children's Chorus Auditions for Bizet's Carmen
Register now for an audition for the Children's Chorus in the upcoming Eastern Opera production of Bizet's Carmen. Registration form available here.
January 16, 2014 - The Marriage of Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Summit Patch article available here.
December 22, 2013 - The Marriage of Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Tickets are available here.
November 7, 2013 - Organ Tour Italia 2014
Registration Form now available here.
Tour dates: June 7-13, 2014
More information is available here.
November 6, 2013 - St. Louis Bus Trips to New York - Wednesday, December 11 and Sunday, December 14
Seats still available for the upcoming bus trips to New York. Travel from St. Louis Church to New York City in style with friends and family. Take a day trip to see the sights, see a Broadway show, visit a museum, finish holiday shopping, or simply take in the holiday atmosphere in the city.
The registration deadline has been extended to Monday, November 25.
Registration Form available here.
November 2, 2013 - St. Pius X Christmas Concert - December 8, 2013 - Ticket now available
Printable ticket form can be found here.
Business Advertising in the Concert Program is still available. Further advertising information is available here.
October 20, 2013 - Announcement: Opportunity for high school students at St. Pius X
More information available here
October 19, 2013 - Announcement: St. Pius X Christmas Concert 2013
Now announcing the 6th Annual Christmas Concert at St. Pius X Church on Sunday, December 8th at 3:00pm featuring the St. Pius X Choir, School Children’s Choir, Handbells, and St. Pius X Concert Orchestra. Tickets will go on sale after all Masses on November 2-3. More information is available here.
Advertising information for the Concert Program is available here.
October 18, 2013 - Announcement: St. Pius X Music Ministry Blog
Now announcing the creation of the St. Pius X Music Ministry Blog available here.
October 17, 2013 - Announcement: Organ Tour Italia 2014
Organ Tour Italia 2014 is for organists, pianists, and all those interested in the pipe organ. The program provides a unique mix of music, history, and sight-seeing. There are daily opportunities to perform in masterclasses, attend lectures on organs, organists, and the history of organ music – Italian and beyond.
Tour dates: June 7-13, 2014
More information is available here. Registration and detailed itinerary will be available in November 2013.
September 2013 - Announcement: St. Louis Church Concert Series 2013-2014 Season