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St. Francis Sounds Good 2018 – 2019 Season
May 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Broadway Five
The next event of the Sounds Good concert series will take place on Saturday, May 18th, 2019, at 7 p.m. featuring a variety of songs from Broadway and Hollywood. The concert will be held at St. Francis Episcopal Church, 2810 Long Ridge Road, Stamford, CT. Tickets are $30 for general admission and $25 for seniors and students.
This year’s annual concert will feature compositions by Kander and Ebb, Meredith Willson, Frank Loesser, Henry Mancini, Noel Coward, and Stephen Sondheim, and others. Besides Broadway musicals, there will be songs from favorite hit movies!
Ellen Zimmer Lewis, Sarah Bleasdale, Jim Fredericks and Richard Weidlich headline this annual crowd pleaser with credits that include regional theatre, European tours, and performances with symphonies across the U.S. and Europe. Darin Lewis, an award-winning musician, conductor and composer, is the musical director of this concert.
Come and enjoy an evening of songs from some of the greatest composers and lyricists in a beautiful space with outstanding acoustics. To paraphrase Sondheim, “Something appealing, something appalling, something for everyone…music tonight!”
Rev. Mark Lingle
For more information about this event and the Sounds Good Concert series, please visit our website at: http://www.stfrancisstamford.org/music/sounds-good
St Francis Church is delighted to present the Sounds Good Concert Series, offering three concerts, held in the fall, winter and spring.
The objective is to offer the FairChester area and beyond, a variety of music experiences and to welcome all to our Church.
Our 2018-19 series heralds:
Sun., Oct. 7, 4PM – Cynthia Sayer, a multi award winning instrumentalist, vocalist, and tenor banjoist, par excellence.
Sat., Feb. 2, 7PM – The True Story of Cinderella, an hilarious,, satirical take, operetta style, on the classic fairy tale, performed by 14 professionals.
Sat., May 19, 7PM- The Broadway Fab Five, back by popular demand, Broadway to Hollywood concert with Ellen Lewis, Sarah Bleasdale, Jim Fredricks, Richard Weidlich, and Darin Lewis on piano.
Now in its ninth season, our past performances have included, Kate Davis trio, Red,Hot and Blue Acapella Group, Simpatico Chamber Ensemble, The Broadway Fab Five, Alistair Reid, organist, Clay Jenkins Jazz Quartet, Gunsmoke, and New York Polyphony.
Concerts are followed by a reception.
Concerts are held at St Francis Episcopal Church, 2810 Long Ridge Road, Stamford. Tickets for each concert are $30 pp, $25 seniors/students. Tickets sales do not cover the cost of concerts and we encourage and welcome tax deductible Sponsorship @ $1000.00, $500.00, $250.00, $150.00 or any contribution of your choice. Sponsors are listed in the printed programs. Checks may be made out to St. Francis Sounds Good and mailed to St Francis Church Office at 503 Old Long Ridge Road Stamford, CT 06903.
We look forward to welcoming you.